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Cortana is Microsoft's intelligent personal assistant that debuted in Windows Phone 8.1.

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(as determined by your date of birth in your Microsoft account details) in order to be able to use Cortana. The reason for this limit is the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Sources … : answers.microsoft.com, WPCentral In other countries and regions, Cortana's availability will probably also be subject to any similar laws. Expect information regarding this to become available if and when Cortana is released outside the US. …
answered Apr 17 '14 by Indrek
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Do you like Clippy? Apparently this will cause Cortana's normal, circular avatar to turn into a Metro-style Clippy as you ask her further questions. Source: WPCentral forums
answered Apr 15 '14 by Indrek
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The "Hey Cortana" feature is only available on a limited number of mobile devices. Specifically, the list includes the Lumia 950, 950 XL, 930, 1520 and Icon. The reason is that it requires … specialised hardware that's only available in high-end (Snapdragon 800 series) chipsets. So you're not seeing the option to enable "Hey Cortana" because your Lumia 535 simply does not support the feature …
answered Feb 25 '17 by Indrek
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As far as I know, this is by design - Cortana replaces Bing Search, and currently doesn't support scanning QR/barcodes (although she can do music searches, so this might change in the future). So as … long as Cortana is active, there's no built-in way to launch Bing Vision other than as a camera lens. Possible workarounds It's possible to temporarily disable Cortana, by turning off GPS (location …
answered Apr 14 '14 by Indrek
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Yes, the Lumia Denim firmware update will enable a voice-activation feature called "Hey Cortana" on supported phones. You'll have to switch it on in your phone settings, and then train Cortana to … recognise your voice, after which you'll be able to activate her without touching your phone. For more information, see the following links: 'Hey Cortana!' brings passive-listening to Windows Phone …
answered Jun 18 '14 by Indrek
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Unfortunately, no. Cortana's ability to recognise music was retired along with the Groove Music Pass streaming service. Source: Neowin You might try searching the Store for an app that offers similar …
answered Mar 8 '18 by Indrek
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If you have a Microsoft/Nokia Lumia phone: According to Microsoft's official Lumia Update Availability in Asia Pacific page, the only Lumia model that has received Windows Phone 8.1 Update (8.10.1414 …
answered Jan 12 '15 by Indrek