Perform a text and voice search on your device and how to adjust search settings.

  1. From any screen, press the Search key to activate Cortana.
    Note: Cortana is a built-in search application on your device that will learn from your actions and customize searches to optimize your Windows Phone experience.
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  2. Tap allow.
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  3. To enter a search term, tap the Search field.
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  4. Enter the desired search term, then tap the Return icon.
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  5. Tap the desired result.
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  6. Tap the X icon to clear the search field.
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  7. To perform a voice search, tap the Voice icon.
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  8. Speak the desired command, search term, or question.
    Note: Cortana will begin the search automatically.
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