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Hands-Free Mode on the Galaxy S4 mini

When the Hands-free mode is turned on, the device will read out incoming callers, message senders, alarms, and schedule information, as well as give you the opportunity to answer a call using Air Gestures™.

Turn On Hands-Free Mode

To turn on Hands-free mode, from the Home screen, touch Menu > Settings > My device > Hands-free mode. Touch the slider OFF to turn Hands-free mode ON . Touch OK on the dialog box about turning off S Voice™ Hands-free.

• By default, the Settings menu view type is set to list view.
• To switch to tab view, from the Settings menu, touch Menu > Switch to tab view.

To quickly turn Hands-free mode off and on, with two fingers slightly separated, swipe from the top of the screen to the bottom to access the Quick Panel. Touch the icon for Hands-free mode. When the feature is on, the icon will be green.

The following options are available:

  • Incoming call: When an incoming call is received, read out the caller's information.

  • Messages: When a new text or multimedia message arrives, read out the sender's information.

  • Alarm: When the alarm sounds, read out the alarm information.

  • Calendar event info: When the calendar event alarm sounds, read out the calendar information.

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