Tech Tip - Hands-Free Voice Control For Your Phone

Google’s Voice Access App (for Android 5 or later) lets you navigate your entire phone just by using your voice and Google’s voice assistant.

If you’d like to make controlling your smartphone an easy, hands-free experience here’s how:

- Install the Google app and the Voice Access app (see Google Play).

- Set up ‘OK Google’ detection so that the service can be invoked from any screen on your phone.

- Follow these simple steps to turn on voice access:


- For a list of commands, go to or open the app and select 'show all commands'

Posted by Andrew Sewell,