Getting started with Cortana

Setting up Cortana is easy. Choose the device you'd like to use.

Windows iOS Android Speaker

Windows




A few more tips for getting started

Get the most out of your device with some of the options below.

Ready to try some Skills?

Now that you’ve started, add skills to Cortana.


¹ Works with select music services, paid subscriptions may be required.
² Works with select home automation providers.
³Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
⁴Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google Inc.
⁵Cortana app required for Android and iOS devices (Requires Android version 4.1.2 or higher, or iPhone 4 with iOS 8.0 or higher).
⁶Must accept Skype terms of use. Skype credit required for calls to mobile phones and landlines. Cannot make emergency phone calls.