How to get Google Voice Search on your Computer System

If you use Android powered smartphone or Google app on your iOS device then you must be aware of Google Voice Search. It works amazingly well. Now you can enjoy the same feature on your computer system. All you need is Google Chrome web browser, because Voice Search is built-in feature of chrome browser.

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If you don’t have Google Chrome then Download it from here and install it on your system. Now open Google.com from your chrome browser, then click on the little microphone on the right side of the search field and speak whatever you want to search (this will work only if your PC has a microphone).

Voice Search feature is also available in Google Maps.

You can even search things like “I need directions to the nearest restaurant” and Google will give you best result (considering that your PC lacks GPS).

Give it a try, it might seem a little weird at first to talk to your computer, but once you get used to it, you’ll probably love this feature.

How to open command prompt in Windows 8

Command prompt, officially called Windows Command Processor is a command-line interpreter application which is very useful tool for the developers to quickly execute applications and commands.

Windows 8 has two modes – the new Metro mode and the old traditional Windows mode.

Launch or Open command prompt in Windows 8 – new Metro mode:

Hit “WIN+Q” key from the keyboard to launch the “Apps search bar” and then type “cmd”. You will see Command Prompt in the results. Click it to launch a Windows command prompt.

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Open command prompt by starting(double click) the cmd.exe in the windows system32 folder:

Open Windows Explorer. Navigate to the folder C:WindowsSystem32 and look for the application cmd.exe and double click on it.

Launch or Open command prompt in Windows 8 – traditional mode:

Hit “WIN+X” and select “Run”. Now type “cmd” in Run dialog search text box and click OK.

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How to Add Comments and Delete Comments on Instagram Photos

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How to Add Comment on Instagram photos:

  • Sign in to your Instagram account.
  • Browse for your favorite photo from the feeds or search your favorite users photos.
  • Click on the “Talk caption” icon at the bottom left of the image.
  • Write down your comment in the comment box and tap “send” after finishing the comment.
  • Done! You just commented on a photo.

Cannot add a comment?

If you are receiving an error while posting a comment, you might be using an outdated version of Instagram. In order to post a comment, you must be running at least Instagram version 2.4 on your Apple device or version 1.0.5 on your Android device. If your version of Instagram is latest and still getting the error then your comment may be failing for a different reason.

There are a few reasons why comments may fail:

  • You can only include up to 5 @ mentions in a single comment.
  • You cannot post multiple, duplicate comments.

These guidelines are made to reduce spam on Instagram. Whenever you post a comment that comes under any of these two categories above, you will receive a pop-up warning prompting you to learn more or delete your comment. Instagram is also filtering certain words and phrases. These changes encourage more genuine interactions between users.

How to Delete Comments on Instagram Photos:

To delete your own comments on the others photos, follow these steps:

  • Browse for the photo you have commented on and possibly want your comment to be deleted from the comment feed of the photo. Click on the “Talk caption” icon at the bottom left of the image to get to the comments feed.
  • Click on the “Edit” option to get options for deletion.
  • Search for your comment in the feed and click the “cross” icon besides your comment to delete your comment.
  • Upon clicking an option for deletion will occur. Just click the “Delete” button and you are done. If you have more comments then similarly keep on deleting them by following the above steps.
  • Done! You deleted your own comment on a photo.

To delete spam and useless comments on your own photos, follow the steps:

  • Get to your photo from your user page. Choose the photo from whose comment feeds you want to delete a comment. Click on the “Talk caption” icon at the bottom left of the image to get to the comments feed.
  • Click on the “Edit” option to get options for deletion.
  • Search for the spam or useless comment in the feed and click the “cross” icon besides that comment to delete that comment.
  • Upon clicking you will get options for deleting and also an option for reporting the comment. Click delete to delete the comment and if you want to delete and report the comment then click the other option “Delete and report abuse” to do both.
  • Done! You just got your photos rid of spam and unnecessary comments.

Cannot delete a comment?

If you keep getting an error message that a comment cannot be deleted, it may be because the comment was already deleted from the system. The comment may still appear because you’re viewing a “cached” or old version of the page. Instagram is aware of this issue and is working on a fix.

Note: You are only able to delete your own comments on a photo or comments on your own photo. You cannot delete another user’s comments on a photo that is not yours.

Apple iOS Devices

1. Tap the “comment” button below the photo.
2. Swipe your finger to the right over the comment you’d like to delete in order to reveal a trash can icon & a reply icon.
3. Tap the trash can icon and select to Delete & Report Abuse or Delete.

Android Devices

1. Tap the “comment” button below the photo.
2. Tap the pencil icon in the top right corner of the comments screen.
3. Tap the red “X” button next to the comment you’d like to delete, then “Delete”. Your comment will be deleted.