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Phone on table displaying Bixby Voice settings

Bixby is a typing machine. Not only can it send texts, it can also type out just about anything, whether you are in Messages, Samsung Notes, or using the Internet. All you have to do is turn on the Dictate feature.

Turn on Bixby dictation (One UI)

If you need to jot down some quick notes but you're a slow typer, just have Bixby do it for you.

Open Bixby Assistant Home by pressing the Bixby key. Tap More Options, and then tap Settings. Swipe to and tap the switch next to Bixby dictation, and then tap OK.

To use dictation, open up an app that uses a keyboard, such as Messages. Open the Samsung keyboard, and then press and hold the Bixby key. While you're holding it, say what you want Bixby to type. When you're done, release the Bixby key.

Bixby dictation switch turned off

Turn on Bixby Dictation on keyboard (Oreo OS)

Maybe you explain things better when you talk aloud. No worries, just dictate to Bixby and it will type out your thoughts for you.

Open Bixby Home by swiping right from the Home screen. Tap More Options, and then tap Settings. Swipe to and tap the switch next to Dictation on keyboard, and then tap OK.

To use dictation, open up an app that uses a keyboard, such as Messages. Open the Samsung keyboard, and then press and hold the Bixby key. While you're holding it, say what you want Bixby to type. When you're done, release the Bixby key.

Dictation on keyboard switch turned off

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