Maybe you are someone who bought the Garmin nuvi 2595LMT GPS and now are wondering how to operate the Voice Command feature. With this feature, you can easily speak commands to your Garmin 2595LMT and it will respond with your new route, all without having to take your hands off the steering wheel or your eyes off the road. I decided to write an article and share a simple guide that will explain what is Voice Command navigation and how to easily configure this feature that comes standard with the Garmin nuvi 2595LMT GPS.
What is Voice Command Navigation?
The Garmin nuvi 2595LMT Voice Command feature will allow you to control the 2595LMT by saying phrases and commands through a menu which provides a list of commands you can speak to find addresses, locate local points of interest, and even start a new route.
Imagine being in a new city on business or vacation, you are unsure of the direction to go and you feel uncomfortable pulling over to call for directions. With the 2595LMT GPS, you will no longer be afraid to head out to unfamiliar places. You will know if you get lost, you will just speak a WakeUp Phrase to open the Voice Command navigation menu.
With your 2595LMT GPS, you will know if you lose your direction, you simply speak the Wakeup Phrase that starts the Voice navigation menu.
How To Setup Your Garmin nuvi 2595LMT Wakeup Phrase
Before using the 2595LMT GPS, you will first need to personalize your Wakeup Phrase. This Wakeup Phrase will be used to let the Garmin nuvi 2595LMT know that you are asking it to provide directions or planning a new route.
The Garmin nuvi 2595LMT default Wakeup Phrase is Voice Command, you will want to set your own personal wakeup phrase by touching the 5″ display and selecting through the menu Apps > Voice Command > Customize Phrase.
The Garmin nuvi 2595LMT then prompts you to speak a new wakeup phrase, the 2595LMT even shows you the strength of the phrase to prevent unwanted GPS wake up prompts. Once you have chose your Wakeup Phrase, select Done.
Once this feature is started, you now only need to speak this phrase to open the menu to find popular, well known points of interest. Remember, be sure to choose a strong phrase to reduce the chance of accidental Voice Command activation.
How To Use and Enjoy The 2595LMT Voice Feature
Once you have saved your strong Wakeup Phrase, to start using the Garmin nuvi 2595LMT Voice Command navigation you simply speak your Wakeup Phrase to activate, once the menu appears say Find Place, listen for the voice prompt and then speak the name of the location.
No longer will you need to stop on the side of the road, and clumsily click through multiple screens searching for a location, with the Garmin nuvi 2595LMT GPS, simply speaking the location brings up a list, just say the line number and say Navigate.
The Garmin nuvi 2595LMT will then lead you to your destination, all without having to stop to search for an address or to touch the display screen. To increase the accuracy of Voice Command recognition, I would suggest turning down the radio and reducing the background noise, and speak commands as they appear on the screen.
Technology devices which offer Voice Command navigation features like the Garmin nuvi 2595LMT GPS will provide you a greater feeling of confidence when traveling, knowing simply speaking a short phrase, you will be in full control of both your route and destination. You have discovered in this article how simple and easy it is to configure and use the Voice Command navigation feature of the Garmin nuvi 2595LMT.