Can you rap Siri?

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Siri has a bunch of voice commands you can launch on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad that can be controlled through Siri with only your voice.

How do I know if Siri is working?

Ask Siri to call a number.

Ask Siri to buy a gift.

Ask Siri to buy or sell an item.

Ask Siri to play a song or a movie.

Ask Siri to search for a recipe.

Ask Siri to take a photo.

Have a question for the famous Siri? Find out about your specific question using our online Siri Q&A.

How to control Siri with my phone

Siri can control Siri on your Apple device and on an iOS or Android device running iOS or Android 4.7 or later.

From your iPhone or iPad’s Home screen, tap or long-press the microphone icon in your upper-right corner. Siri will then appear over the speaker. Tap or long-press the microphone icon. Siri will appear over the speakers and open a pop-up window on your iPhone or iPad.


You can also control Siri on your Samsung or Nokia Galaxy phone or other Android device with your smartphone’s voice controls. You’ll find more support for controlling Siri on the Android phone in this support section.

Use voice commands for Siri to help you.

You can also control Siri with your phone by using voice commands on your iPhone or iPad. The easiest way is to use Siri with your phone’s built-in microphone. For example:

Open a web browser. Type the name of a website that you’d like to access. For example, “www.abc.com” , “www.google.com” , “www.windowsphone.com” .

Type the name of a website that you’d like to access. For example, , , . Search for a word in an email. Tap the microphone icon in your upper-right corner. Your iPhone or iPad will display a list of your open email apps, with the microphone icon in each app listed next to it. Select the microphone icon in the list and ask Siri to search or open the app. Siri will then show a search box and ask if you’d like to open the app. You can repeat the search or open the app by tapping