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What am I supposed to do with this Cortana button?

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Rod Falanga
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A couple days ago I discovered this icon/widget/whatever-its-called appearing on my Samsung Galaxy S10's home screen. I realize that it is Cortana. How did it get on my home screen? Is it something I did accidentally? Or is it some new functionality of Cortana?

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It's the Cortana overlay.
open the Cortana app and disable it from the settings
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@HotCakeX what is the purpose of the Cortana overlay? I'm willing to use it, if I know what it's about.

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I don't really remember sorry, just basic Cortana tasks i guess
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The problem is your can't use Cortana hands-free on Android, especially in the car. Microsoft STUPIDLY refuses to actually make Cortana as functional as it is on Windows devices. This sickens me.
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It's not that useful on Windows either, at least not the new Cortana beta which is on Windows insider fast and slow rings.
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On the PC and my Surface tablets Cortana is configured for voice activating, and it actually works well. Of course, it came read or let me send texts, which is a huge fail, otherwise it works great hands free.
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Nice, on my PC i mostly rely on keyboard and typing so the old Cortana is not so useful for me
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