Partial List Of SIRI Voice Commands

This is a partial list of voice commands that will work with Apple's new SIRI Personal Assistant.

List of Siri voice commands inside

Address Book

Querying Contacts

? What's Michael's address?
? What is Susan Park's phone number?
? When is my wife's birthday?
? Show Jennifer's home email address

Finding Contacts

? Show Jason Russell
? Find people named Park
? Who is Michael Manning?


? My mom is Susan Park
? Michael Manning is my brother
? Call my brother at work


Adding Events

? Set up a meeting at 9
? Set up a meeting with Michael at 9
? Meet with Lisa at noon
? Set up a meeting about hiring tomorrow at 9am
? New appointment with Susan ParkFriday at 3
? Schedule a planning meeting at 8:30 today in the boardroom

Changing events

? Move my 3pm meeting to 4:30
? Reschedule my appointment with Dr. Manning to next Monday at 9am
? Add Lisa to my meeting with Jason
? Cancel the budget review meeting

Asking about events

? What does the rest of my day look like?
? What's on my calendar for Friday?
? When is my next appointment?
? When am I meeting with Michael?
? Where is my next meeting?


Setting Alarms

? Wake me up tomorrow at 7am
? Set an alarm for 6:30am
? Wake me up in 8 hours
? Change my 6:30 alarm to 6:45
? Turn off my 6:30 alarm
? Delete my 7:30 alarm

Checking the Clock

? What time is it?
? What time is it in Berlin?
? What is today's date?
? What's the date this Saturday?

Using a Timer

? Set the timer for ten minutes
? Show the timer
? Pause the timer
? Resume
? Reset the timer
? Stop it


Sending Messages

? Email Lisa about the trip
? Email Jennifer about the change in plans
? New email to Susan Park
? Mail Dad about the rent check
? Email Dr. Manning and say I got the forms, thanks
? Mail Lisa and Jason about the party and say I had a great time

Checking Messages

? Check email
? Any new email from Michael today?
? Show new mail about the lease
? Show the email from Lisa yesterday

Responding to Messages

? Reply Dear Susan sorry about the late payment
? Call him at work


Checking Up on Friends

? Where's Jason?
? Where is my sister?
? Is my wife at home?
? Where are all my friends?
? Who is here?
? Who is near me?



? How do I get home?
? Show 1 Infinite Loop Cupertino California
? Directions to my dad's work

Local Businesses

? Find coffee near me
? Where is Starbucks?
? Find some burger joints in Baltimore
? Find a gas station within walking distance
? Good Mexican restaurants around here


Sending Texts

? Tell Susan I'll be right there
? Send a message to Jason Russell
? Send a message to Lisa saying how about tomorrow
? Tell Jennifer the show was great
? Send a message to Susan on her mobile saying I'll be late
? Send a message to 408 555 1212
? Text Jason and Lisa where are you?

Reading Texts

? Read my new messages
? Read it again

Replying to Texts

? Reply that's great news
? Tell him I'll be there in 10 minutes
? Call her



? Play The Light of the Sun
? Play Trouble
? Play Taking Back Sunday shuffled
? Play Alicia Keys
? Play some blues
? Play my party mix
? Shuffle my roadtrip playlist
? Play
? Pause
? Skip


Creating and finding notes

? Note that I spent $12 on lunch
? Note: check out that new Alicia Keys album
Note: ? ? Find my restaurant
note ? Create a reading list
note ? Add Tom Sawyer to my reading list


Phone calls

? Call Jason
? Call Jennifer Wright mobile
? Call Susan on her work phone
? Call 408 555 1212
? Call home


Requesting reminders

? Remind me to call mom
? Remind me to call my mom when I get home
? Remember to take an umbrella
? Remind me to take my medicine at 6am tomorrow
? Remind me to pick up flowers when I leave here
? Remind me when I leave to call Jason
? Remind me to finish the report by 6


Checking Stocks

? What's Apple's stock price?
? What is Apple's PE ratio?
? What did Yahoo close at today?
? How is the Nikkei doing?
? How are the markets doing?
? What is the Dow at?


Checking the Forecast

? What's the weather for today?
? What's the weather for tomorrow?
? Will it rain in Cupertino this week?
? Check next week's forecast for Burlington
? What's the forecast for this evening?
? How's the weather in Tampa right now?
? How hot will it be in Palm Springs this weekend?
? What's the high for Anchorage on Thursday?
? What's the temperature outside?
? How windy is it out there?
? When is sunrise in Paris?


Looking up information

? Search the web for Bora Bora
? Search for vegetarian pasta recipes
? Search the web for best cable plans
? Google the war of 1812
? Search Wikipedia for Abraham Lincoln
? Search for news about the World Cup
? Bing Alicia Keys

Using Wolfram Alpha

? How many calories in a bagel?
? What is an 18% tip on $86.74 for four people?
? Who's buried in Grant's tomb?
? How long do dogs live?
? What is the Gossamer Condor?
? What's the square root of 128?
? How many dollars is 45?
? What was the Best Picture of 1983?
? How many days until Christmas?
? How far away is the Sun?
? When is the next solar eclipse?
? Show me the Orion constellation
? What's the population of Jamaica?
? How high is Mt. Everest?
? How deep is the Atlantic ocean?
? What's the price of gasoline in Chicago?

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Created on ... October 20, 2011