Cortana use

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  1. kenny

    kenny New Member

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    I have a Surface Pro 4 I7 8GB. Its been great. Was wondering what people use Cortana for?
     
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    Welcome to the forum

    Since the SPs have a microphone you can use it like you would Google or Siri. Either local searches or on the Internet.

    Thread moved to the Cortana forum
     
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    I use her to track appointments, including when I need to leave to make it on time. Track flights, search for my content, search the web, etc..
     
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    Siri Cortana gives me weather, sports scores, tracks my packages, flights, and launches apps (say "start ...")
     
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    To be honest I don't really use her on the surface but I do find her very good on my phone. Great for reminders the voice recognition is pretty good.
     
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    Siri or Cortana?
     
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    sharpuser Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Cortana !
    Corrected above.
     
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    I like that Cortana has a sense of humour and is also relatively friendly to Siri.
     
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    I have been using it mostly for regular web searches. It works really well and saves me a lot of typing when sitting on the couch. The SP4 is the best computer I have ever owned.
     
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    Never used any voice thingymajig and doubt I ever will. Just cant see the point.
     
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    I really do not understand the need for either cotana or siri..seems quite ueless...
     
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