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The complete list of Siri commands

We have compiled a complete Siri commands list, so that you can get the benefit of Siri as much as possible on your Apple device. Below you can see full list of all the most helpful and necessary Siri commands, so you easily and quickly can start using Siri. If you need help, please write a comment at the bottom of this page. You are also welcome to vote by clicking on the stars at the top, if this post has helped you. All these Siri commands from the list can be used on iPhone 4S, iPhone5, iPad mini, iPad with Retina Display and iPod touch 5th generation, enjoy.

List of Siri commands

Call Commands

What to say to Siri when using call commands:

Call (the name of your contact person)
Call (the name of your contact person) Mobile
Call (the name of your contact person) on his Work Phone
Call (tell the number you want to call, such as 123 456 789)
Call home
FaceTime (the name of your contact person)

Messages Commands

What to say to Siri when using message commands:

Use the words, such as send a message, tell or text

Sending messages:
Tell (the name of your contact person) that I’ll be right back
Send a message to (your contact) that I’ll be right back
Send a message to (your contact) (wait for Siri to confirm what you want to say)
Send a message to (your contact) on his/her mobile that I will be late
Send a message to (number)
(multiple text message) Send message to (your contact) and (your contact) Hi shall we watch the football game tomorrow?

Reading message alerts and responding messages:
Read my new messages
Read it again

Application Launching commands

What to say to Siri when using Application Launching commands:

Use the words, such as launch, play, start or open

Launch Photos
Play Angry Birds
Open Instagram
Start Safari
Launch Facebook
Open Notes
Start iTunes

Calendar commands

What to say to Siri when using Application Launching commands:

Use the words, set up meeting, new appointment, meet with (your contact person), schedule a meeting, move my meeting, reschedule my meeting, cancel (name of the meeting)

Adding events:
Set up a meeting at 10
Set up a meeting at 10 with (you can use contacts from your address book)
Meet with (you can use contacts from your address book) at noon
Setup a meeting about welcoming new employee at 10am
New appointment with (you can use contacts from your address book) on Monday at 10

Changing events:
Move my 4pm meeting to 5:30
reschedule my meeting with (you can use contacts from your address book)
Add (tell a name) to my meeting with Peter
Cancel my meeting with Peter

Asking about events:
What does the rest of my day (or week/month) look like?
What is on my calendar for Monday?
When is my next meeting (or appointment)?
When do I have a meeting with Peter?

Sports commands

What to say to Siri when using Sports command:

Scores and results:
Did the (the name of the team) win?
How did (the name of the team) do last night?
What was the score the last time (name of the team) played the (name of the team)
Show me the (type of sports, football, hockey, basketball, soccer) scores from last night

Game schedules:
When do the (the name of the team) play next?
When is (the name of the team) first game of the season?
What (type of sports, football, hockey, basketball, soccer) games are on today?

Player information:
Who has the highest slugging percentage?
Who has the most home runs on the (the name of the team)
Which player scored the most goals in Spanish soccer?
Wich quarterback has the most passing yards?

Team information:
Show me the roster for the (the name of the team)
Who is pitching for (the name of the team) this season?
Is anyone on the (the name of the team) injured?

Maps commands

What to say to Siri when using maps commands:

Navigation:
Give me directions home
Get me directions to (tell the location)
Directions to my mothers work
Get me directions from New York to San Francisco
What’s my next turn?
What’s my ETA?
Find a gas station

Maps:
Show me the Golden Gate Brige
Show me a map of 1 Infinite Loop Cupertino California

Local business:
Find coffee near me
Find the best nail salon
Where is the closest Apple Store?

Twitter commands

What to say to Siri when using Twitter commands:

Tweet just witnessed the LA Galaxy’s good game
Tweet another beautiful day in Cupertino
Tweet with my location having a great vacation with Peter Schmidt
Tweet great Lady Gaga concert tonight hashtag Born This Way

Facebook commands

What to say to Siri when using Facebook commands:
Post to Facebook going to the cinema tonight
Write on my wall "going on holiday to Hawaii tomorrow
Write on my wall just landed in Honolulu

Restaurants commands

What to say to Siri when using Restaurants commands:

Searching for restaurants:
Find a good pizza joint in New York
Good Mexican restaurants around here

Reservations:
Table for four in Palo Alto tonight
Make a reservation at a romantic Italian restaurant tonight at 7pm

Restaurant reviews:
Show me the reviews for The French Laundry in Yountville

Movies commands

What to say to Siri when using movies commands:

Searching for movie information:
Find Disney Movies
What comedies are playing?
Who starred in Remember the Titans?
Who directed The Matrix?
What is Titanic rated?
Finding movie show times:
I want to see the new Pixar Movie
What’s playing at the movies tomorrow?
What’s playing at Main Street Movies?

Getting movie tickets (U.S. only):
Three tickets to see Brave
Buy four tickets to see Toy Story 3 tonight in San Jose
Two tickets to Tangled at the City Theater at 9pm
Two tickets to that new Pixar movie

Finding movie theaters:
Find some movie theaters near my office

Reading movie reviews:
Show me the reviews for Toys Story 3

Major movie awards:
Which movie won Best Picture in 1966?

Music commands

What to say to Siri when using music commands:

Play (artist / the name of the song)
Play (artist / the name of the song) shuffled
Play (the name of the song)
Play some blues
Play my party mix
Shuffle my (playlist name) playlist
play
Pause
Skip

Reminders commands

What to say to Siri when using reminders commands:

Add artichokes to my grocery list
Add skydiving to my bucket list
Remind me to call mom
Remember to take an umbrella
Remind me take my medicine at 6am tomorrow
Remind me to call my mom when I get home
Remind me when I lease to call Brian
Remind me to pick up flowers when I leave here

Email commands

What to say to Siri when using email commands:

Sending email:
Email (the contact person) about the trip
Email (the contact person) about the change in plans
New email to (the contact person)
Mail dad about the rent check
Email (the contact person) and say I got the forms thanks
Mail (the contact person) and (the contact person) about the party and say I had a great time

Checking email:
Check email
Any new email from (the contact person) today
Show new mail about the lease
Show the email from (the contact person) yesterday

Responding to email:
Reply (the contact person) Sorry about the late payment

Weather commands

What to say to Siri when using weather commands:

What’s the weather for today?
What’s the weather for tomorrow?
Will it rain in Cupertino this week?
Check next week’s forecast for Burlington
What’s the forecast for this evening?
How’s the weather in Tampa right now?
How hot will it be in Palm Springs this weekend?
What’s the high for Anchorage on Thursday?
What’s the temperature outside?
How windy is it out there?
When is sunrise in Paris?

Stocks commands

What to say to Siri when using stock commands:


What’s Apples stock price?
What’s Apple’s PE ratio?
What did Google close at today?
How is the Nikkei doing?
How are the markets doing?
What is the Dow at?

Clock commands

What to say to Siri when using clock commands:

Alarm:
Wake me up tomorrow at 7am
Set an alarm for 6:30am
Wake me up in 8 hours
Change mu 6:30 alarm to 6:45
Turn off my 6:30 alarm
Delete my 7:30 alarm

Clock:
What time is it in Berlin?
What is today’s date?
What’s the date this Saturday?

Timer:
Set the timer for ten minutes
Show the timer
Pause the timer
Resume
Reset timer
Stop it

Contacts commands

What to say to Siri when using contacts commands:

Asking about contacts:
What’s (the contact person) address?
What it (the contact person) phone number?
When is my wife’s birthday?
Show (the contact person) home email address
What’s my brothers work address?

Finding contacts:
Show (the contact person)
Find people named (tell the name)
Who is (the contact person)?

Relationships:
My mom is (Tell the name)
(Tell the name) is my brother
Call my brother at work

Note commands

What to say to Siri when using note commands:

Note that I spent $12 on lunch
Note to self: check out that new Norah Jones album
Find my meeting notes
Show me my notes from June 25

Web Search commands

What to say to Siri when using web search commands:

Search the web for polar bears
Search the web for vegetarian pasta recipes
Search the web for best cable plans
Google the war of 1914
Search Wikipedia for Abraham Lincoln
Bing Foo Fighters

WolframAlpha commands

What to say to Siri when using WolframAlpha commands:

Define mitosis
How many calories in a bagel?
What is an 18% tip on $86.74 for four people?
Who’s buried in Grant’s tomb?
How long do dogs live?
What is the Gossamer Condor?
What’s the square root of 128?
How many dollars is €45?
How Many days until Christmas?
How far away is the Sun?
When is the next solar eclipse?
Show me the Orion constellation
What’s the population of Jamaica?
How high is Mt. Everest?
How deep is the Atlantic Ocean?
What’s the price of Gasoline in Chicago?
 

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