AVX/EVA/EVAN Quick Start Command List

Key to syntax

- Note that this list is just the quickest way to say things and by no means the only way to phrase your requests
- Items in [ ] are optional
- Choose one of the items in ( )
- Items in < > are a phrase that you must say
- Generally if you do not specify an optional [ ] item you will be prompted for it
- Display [ my ] is interchangeable with List [ my ] or Show Me [ my ] in most cases

Alarms

- display alarms
- display alarm settings
- display alarm ring tones
- display alarm music [ ( named | like | containing ) <track_artist_album_name> ]
- cancel [ all ] alarms
- wake me ( at <time> | in <timeamount> )
- set alarm ( at <time> | in <timeamount> )

Applications

- open <appname>
- register an application
- refresh applications
- display applications

Bookmarks

- open <bookmarkname>
- register a bookmark
- display bookmarks

Business Look Up

- look for <business_type> [ in <city_or_zip> ]
- call <business_name> [ in <city_or_zip> ]
- what's to eat [ in <city_or_zip> ]
- I'm ( hungry | thirsty )
- I need a <business_service>
- where can I <do_something>

Calendar

- display available calendars
- <at_time> [ <on_day> ] remind me <do_something>
- <in_time_amount> remind me <do_something>
- <at_time> [ <on_day> ] <do_command>
- <in_time_amount> <do_command>
- new event
- [ quick ] schedule <event_type> [ for <duration> ] [ with <attendee> ] [ <onphrase> [ for <duration> ] ]
- open calendar [ <on_date> ]
- display my reminders
- what's next
- what's on my agenda [ for <datephrase> ] [ containing <description> ] [ display details ]
- ( move | reschedule ) ( <eventname> | <eventdatetime> ) [ to <neweventdatetime> ]
- cancel ( <eventname> | <eventdatetime> )

Calls

- call <contact> [ at <numbertype> ] [ on speaker ]
- dial <number> [ using speaker ]

Contacts

- change [ <contactname> ] <item_type> [ to <newvalue> ]
- display groups <contactname> belongs to
- display contacts [ ( named | like | containing ) <namelike> ]
- delete <contactname>
- create contact
- ( select | display ) <contactname>
- what is <contactname>'s <item_type>
- make ( <contactname> | him | her ) [ a ] priority
- ( <contactname> | he | she ) [ is ] ( no [ longer ] | not ) [ a ] priority
- refresh contacts

Diary

- [ voice ] ( diary | journal ) [ <new_diary_entry> ]
- display diary entries [ for <datephrase> ] [ containing <description> ]

Email

- [ voice ] ( email | <emailaccountname> ) [ <contact_or_groupname> ] [ subject <subject> [ message <message> ] ] [ using <emailaccount> ]
- new [ <emailaccountname> ] email [ to <contact_or_groupname> ] [ subject <subject> [ message <message> ] ]
- reply [ by ( voice | email ) ] [ all ] [ message <message> ]
- replay email
- stop email
- hold email
- release email
- report a problem
- make a suggestion
- email list
- enable [ always ] auto reply email messages [ when ( missed | held | ignored ) | always ]
- is auto reply email messages on
- check ( messages | email )

Email Accounts

- define a new email account
- display email accounts

Expenses

- new expense [ <expense_description> ] [ amount <amount> ]
- I ( spent | paid ) <amount> [ [ for | on ] <expense_description> ]
- [ display ] expenses [ for <datephrase> ] [ containing <description> ]

Facebook

- update facebook [ <message> ]
- post on <friendname>'s wall [ <message> ]
- check facebook
- display ( the last <number> | recent ) facebook messages
- replay facebook message
- comment on message [ [ with ] <message> ]
- like message
- stop facebook
- hold facebook
- continue
- display friends [ ( named | like | containing ) <name> ]
- display facebook groups [ ( named | like | containing ) <name> ]
- display facebook pages [ ( named | like | containing ) <name> ]
- display <friendname>
- what is <friendname>'s <itemtype>
- tell me something about <friendname>
- tell me more
- display <friendname>'s wall

General Knowledge

- ( what | why | when | is | does | who | how ... ) <question_phrase>

General

- quick ( start | help )
- short cuts
- say again
- display faq
- what's new
- read clipboard
- select <itemnumber>
- delete <itemnumber>
- share list
- goodbye
- goognight
- be quiet
- cancel
- help
- call me <name>
- display my pet names
- flashlight | clap on | clap off
- keyboard
- mirror mirror | ( activate | deactivate ) mirror
- car
- music
- calls
- custom ( 1 | 2 )
- say <phrase>

Groups

- display [ available ] groups
- create group [ <groupname> ]
- select <groupname>
- delete <groupname>
- display members of <groupname>
- add <contactname> [ to <groupname> ]
- remove <contactname> [ from <groupname> ]

Google+

- update google plus [ <message> ]
- post on <friendname>'s [ google plus ] wall [ <message> ]
- check google plus
- display ( the last <number> | recent ) google plus messages
- replay google plus message
- stop google plus
- hold google plus
- continue
- display [ my closest ] google plus friends [ ( named | like | containing ) <name> ]
- display [ google plus friend ] <friendname>
- tell me something about [ google plus friend ] <friendname>
- tell me more
- display <friendname>'s [ google plus ] wall

Instant Messaging

- define a new ( chat | instant messaging ) account
- display ( chat | instant messaging ) accounts
- chat with [ <chatcontact> [ <message> ] ]
- tell chat <chatcontact> where I am
- tell chat <chatcontact> about you
- make [ chat ] <chatcontact> [ a ] ( included | priority | super )
- [ chat ] <chatcontact> [ is ] ( no [ longer ] | not ) [ a ] ( included | priority | super )
- replay chat message
- reply [ <message> ]
- call [ using speaker ]
- hold ( chat | instant ) messages
- release ( chat | instant ) messages
- stop ( chat | instant ) messages
- enable [ always ] auto reply instant messages [ when ( missed | held | ignored ) | always ]
- is auto reply instant messages on
- check instant messages

Insteon

- define device
- define scene
- define zone
- display devices
- display scenes
- display zones
- ( turn ( on | off ) | enable | disable | activate | deactivate | open | close ) ( <devicename> | <scenename> | <zonename> )

Kayak

- find ( hotels | motels ) [ in <city> ] [ for <date> ]

Lists

- display lists [ ( named | like | containing ) <name> ]
- create list [ <listname> ]
- ( display | list ) <listname> | <listname> list
- select <listname>
- delete <listname>
- clear <listname>
- add <itemname> [ to <listname> ]
- new item
- remove <itemname> from <listname>

Locations

- remember a location
- remember this location
- [ remember where I'm ] parked
- display locations
- ( when | every time | <delaytime> after ) I ( get [ to ] ( <location> | <contactname>'s [ home | work ] ) | leave ( <location> | <contactname>'s [ home | work ] ) | go past ( <location> | <contactname>'s [ home | work ] ) [ heading <direction> ] ) [ ( after | before ) <timeofday> ] ( remind me <dosomething> | <action> )
- display location ( reminders | actions )

Maps and Navigation

- where am I
- where did I park
- where is <location> [ on google earth ]
- map [ of ] [ [ the nearest ] <location> | <contactname>'s [ home | work ] ] [ showing traffic ]
- ( directions | navigate | take me | walk | take the ( bus | train ) ) [ to [ the nearest ] <location> | <contactname>'s [ home | work ] ] [ showing traffic ]
- what's traffic like [ in <location> ]
- resume navigation

Math

- ( calculate | what is ) <mathcalculation>
- ( add | subtract | multiply by | divide by ) <nextvalue>
- ( calculate | what is ) that ( plus | minus | multiplied by | divided by ) <nextvalue>
- ( calculate | what is ) <percent> of that

Message Summary

- do I have any [ text | email | facebook ] messages

Meet Friends

- I'd like you to meet ( someone | <contactname> )

Memos

- [ voice ] ( memo | note ) [ <notedescription> ]
- [ display ] [ completed ] memos [ for <datephrase> ] [ containing <description> ]
- complete <itemnumber>

Music

- ( play | queue ) [ <playlist> | <artist> | tracks ( named | like | containing ) <searchterm> ]
- stop
- pause
- rewind
- skip
- ( enable | disable ) ( shuffle | repeat )
- display queue
- clear queue
- clear <playlist>
- display playlists
- display <playlist>
- create playlist [ <playlist> ]
- delete <playlist>

News

- [ latest ] [ market ] ( news | summary ) [ on <news_topic> ]

NFC Tags

- ( write | create ) [ nfc ] tag [ <tagcommand> ]
- read [ nfc ] tag

Profiles

- display profiles
- display profile commands
- create a profile
- activate <profilename> profile

Reminders

- <at_time> [ <on_day> ] remind me <do_something>
- <in_time_amount> remind me <do_something>
- <at_time> [ <on_day> ] <action>
- <in_time_amount> <action>
- display my reminders
- what's next

Remote Control

- [ remote ] control <chatfriendname>
- display ( chat | instant messaging ) contacts

Replacement Words

- define a replacement word
- display replacement words

Search

- google [ images of ] <searchphrase>
- search ebay for <searchphrase>
- dictionary <word>
- imdb <actor>
- yahoo <searchphrase>
- wikipedia <searchphrase>
- youtube <searchphrase>
- wolfram <searchphrase>
- amazon <product>
- wictionary <searchphrase>
- google play <appname>

Settings

- ( enable | disable ) ( screen | screen lock | shake | beep | mute | silent [ mode ] | vibrate [ mode ] | wifi | bluetooth [ mic ] | gps | audio | ( text | call | facebook | twitter ) confirmation | facebook | twitter | car [ mode ] | wake [ mode ] | mobile data | <emailaccount> | <instantmessageaccount> )
- turn [ the ] <setting> ( on | off )
- is [ the ] <setting> ( enabled | on | off )
- [ set ] [ screen ] [ orientation ] ( portrait | landscape | automatic )
- ( keep | leave | let ) [ the ] screen ( on | [ go ] off )
- [ set ] [ screen ] brightness ( darker | dimmer | brighter | automatic | to <number> percent )
- [ set ] [ sound ] volume ( louder | quieter | to <number> percent )
- ignore ( brightness | volume )
- battery level

Shortcuts

- [ open ] <shortcutphrase>
- register a shortcut
- display shortcuts

Tasker

- ( define | create ) a ( tasker | custom ) ( command | phrase )
- display ( tasker | custom | command ) phrases

Text Messaging

- text [ <contact> [ <message> ] ]
- tell <contact> where I am
- tell <contact> about you
- replay [ the last ] text
- reply [ ( by | using ) ( text | voice ) ] [ <message> ]
- call [ using speaker ]
- hold text messages
- release text messages
- stop text messages
- enable [ always ] auto reply text messages [ when ( missed | held | ignored ) | always ]
- is auto reply text messages on
- check ( text messages | sms )

Time

- what's the [ zulu ] time [ in <city_name_or_zip> ]
- what's the date [ in <city_name_or_zip> ]

Tutorial

- [ start | restart ] tutorial

Twitter

- tweet [ <message> ]
- new tweet to <friendname> [ <message> ]
- check twitter
- display ( the last <number> | recent ) tweets
- replay tweet
- reply to tweet [ [ with ] <message> ]
- retweet message
- stop twitter
- hold twitter
- continue
- display twitter friends [ ( named | like | containing ) <name> ]
- display [ twitter friend ] <friendname>
- display <friendname>'s feed

Voice Messaging

- ( voice | mms ) [ message ] [ <contact> ] ]
- ( play | replay ) [ the last ] voice message
- reply [ ( by | using ) ( text | voice ) ]
- call [ using speaker ]
- hold voice messages
- release voice messages
- stop voice messages

Weather

- [ extended ] weather [ forecast ] [ in <city> ]
- ( temperature | wind | humidity | pressure | sky | rain | visibility ) [ in <city> ]
- will it rain <day> [ in <city> ]
- is it going to be hot <day> [ in <city> ]