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Voice Commands

Using voice commands with the 54-series and 50.0 remotes makes navigating through your internet-connected Hopper, Joey, or Wally system a breeze. Learn how to use voice commands and take a look at some sample commands below.

DISH Voice Remote with Google microphone, showing keys lit up in the dark.

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How to Use Voice Commands

On the 54-series or 50.0 remote:

  1. Press and hold the MICROPHONE button
    • If applicable, follow the on-screen prompts to activate the Google Assistant. Check out these instructions if you need help with this step.
  2. Give an applicable voice command (see examples below)
  3. Release the MICROPHONE button

Voice Command Examples

You can use voice commands to enjoy entertainment, get answers to many of your questions and help manage your life!

Note: Commands noted by an asterisk (*) require your receiver to be linked to your Google account. If you don’t have the Google Assistant yet, check out our instructions for downloading software to get it. Visit this page for more information on the Google Assistant.

Tip: When using voice commands, speak naturally. Our voice remote will pick up what you’re saying.

Enjoy Entertainment

Find your programming by searching for an actor, genre, movie, show name, sports team, or year.
Examples: “Fixer Upper” or “Denver Broncos”

Change the channel by name or number.
Examples: “Go to channel 140” or “Tune to ESPN”

Quickly open apps like Netflix and On Demand.
Examples: “Go to Netflix” or “Go to On Demand”

Play, pause, fast-forward, or rewind shows.
Examples: “Play,” “Pause,” or “Fast Forward”

Play a YouTube video.
Example: “Play yoga videos on YouTube”

Control Your Hopper

Navigate the guide, open the home screen, and go to live TV.
Examples: “Guide” or “Live TV”

Configure settings like audio, screen magnification, and text to speech.
Examples: “Audio description on” or “Text to speech off”

Set closed captioning or turn picture-in-picture on and off.
Examples: “Picture in picture” or “Closed captioning”

Get Answers

Ask a question, such as:

“What's the score of the basketball game?”
“What's the weather today?”
“How's traffic to work?”
“Find a nearby pizzeria.”
“How far is the moon?”

Manage Daily Tasks*

Get help organizing your life! You can say:

“Add bananas to my shopping list”
“Add doctor’s appointment to my calendar”
“What’s on my agenda today?”

Control Your Smart Home*

If you have smart-home devices linked with your Google account, you can control them by using applicable commands for your device. For example, you can say:

“Dim the living room lights”
“Close the blinds”
“Lock the front door”
“Set the thermostat to 72 degrees”

Google and YouTube are trademarks of Google LLC. Netflix content requires streaming membership and Hopper Duo, Hopper with Sling, Hopper 3, or Wally receiver. YouTube content requires a Hopper with Sling or Hopper 3 receiver.

Control de Voz

El control de voz de los controles remotos 50.0 y 54.0 hace que la navegación a través de los sistemas Hopper, Joey o Wally conectados al internet sea muy fácil. Aprenda a usar la funcionalidad del control de voz o mire la lista de controles comunes a continuación. Para usar el control de voz en español, deberá configurar el menú de idioma a español.

Cómo usar los comandos de voz

En el control remoto 50 o 54:

  1. Mantén presionado el botón del micrófono
    • Si es aplicable, siga las instrucciones de la pantalla para activar Google Assistant. Siga estas instrucciones (en inglés) si necesita ayuda con este paso.
  2. Da un comando de voz aplicable (mire los siguientes ejemplos)
  3. Suelte el botón del micrófono
  4. Elige el resultado deseado

Ejemplos de Control de Voz

Consejo: cuando use comandos de voz, hable con naturalidad. Nuestro control remoto de voz captará lo que está diciendo.

Disfrutar del Entretenimiento

Encuentre su programación buscando por actor, género, película, nombre del programa, equipo deportivo o año.
Ejemplo: “Fixer Upper” o “Denver Broncos”

Cambia el canal por nombre o número.
Ejemplo: “Ir al canal 140” o “Sintonice a ESPN”

Abra rápidamente aplicaciones como Netflix, On Demand.
Ejemplo: “Abrir Neflix" o “Abrir On Demand”

Reproducir, pausar, adelantar o rebobinar programas.
Ejemplo: “Reproducir,” “Pausa,” “Adelantar”

Abrir un video en YouTube.

Controla el Hopper

Mientras que ve un programa, puede navegar por la guía, abrir la pantalla de inicio e ir a TV en vivo.
Ejemplo: “Guia” o “TV en vivo”

Configure ajustes como el audio, la ampliación de la pantalla y el texto a voz.
Ejemplo: “activa/desactiva la Descripción de audio” o “activa/desactiva la Descripción de audio”

Configure los subtítulos optativos o active y desactive la imagen dentro de la imagen.
Ejemplo: “Imagen sobre imagen” o “Subtítulos”