How can I use voice commands with my remote?

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To use voice commands with your EPICO remote, press and release the Google Assistant button, then say your command.

Here are examples of useful commands you can try:

Search content

The results will show content from all available sources, whether it’s live, recently aired, on demand, and even content from installed apps such as YouTube or Netflix:

  • Search by title, e.g. "TV show Dexter" or "Search (for) the series Dexter".
  • Search by genre, e.g. "Comedy movies".
  • Search by year, e.g. "Movies from 2012".
  • Search by actor or director, e.g. "Tom Hanks movies".
  • Search by a combined search, e.g. "Comedy movies from 2012".

While a show is playing

  • "Play" or "Pause" or "Resume" or "Stop"
  • "Seek/go/jump to X minutes" or "Jump for X minutes"
  • "Fast Forward" or "Next": jumps forward 30 seconds by default
  • "Rewind": jumps backward 30 seconds by default
  • "Fast Forward" or "Rewind X minutes"
  • "Previous": jumps backward for 7 seconds by default
  • "Go to beginning"

Other Google voice commands to try 

  • "Good morning"
  • "What's the weather today?"
  • "Open Netflix"

Good to know:
You will get more reliable search results when:

  • You use "Find" in your search to let Google Assistant know you're searching for content
  • You specify if it's a TV Show or Movie you are looking for; e.g. "Find the movie 1917" or "Find the TV show Billions".

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