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How to Change Apple Maps' Voice on an iPhone or Mac

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image credit - techtouchy.com A story about how Apple Maps got started. People were so angry about the app that Tim Cook had to say sorry in public. But Apple Maps has gotten better over the years and does a good job of showing you where to go step by step. If you just started using Apple Maps and want to learn the basics, here's how to change the voice on iPhone and Mac. Here's how to change the language that Apple Maps speaks to you. Let's start with how to do it on an iPhone. Apple Maps cannot only be changed to a different language. You can only change Siri's language, which then changes the voice language for guidance on Apple Maps.

How To Change iPhone Apple Maps Voice Language

  • Open your iPhone's Settings app.
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  • Click on "Siri & Search."
  • Select Language.
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  • Select the language you want to change.

How To Change Mac Apple Maps Voice Language

  • Click on the Apple sign in the toolbar to go to the System Settings.
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  • Click "Siri & Spotlight" in the side menu and then click the Language drop-down.
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  • Choose a different language from the list.

Change Apple Maps Voice Or Accent For Spoken Directions

If the accent and dialect of the Apple Maps voice navigation system make you feel uncomfortable, here's how to change the accent to your local dialect. You can't just change the language for Apple Maps, so keep that in mind. Apple Maps' guiding voice language can only be changed by changing Siri's accent.

Change Accent In iPhone

  • Open your iPhone's Settings app.
  • Click on "Siri & Search."
  • Just tap Siri Voice.
  • Choose the region and hear how the voice sounds.
Also read - How to set up your business on Apple Maps?

Change Accent In Mac

  • Click on the Apple icon in the toolbar to open the System Settings menu.
  • Click "Siri and Spotlight" in the menu on the side. Click on the button next to Siri Voice that says Select.
  • Choose the region and then the voice you want to hear. Once you've chosen the voice and accent, click Done.
Your iPhone and Mac can be set to a different country and language. All apps and services, like Apple Maps, will now use the new language.  But you can't just change the language for Apple Maps.

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