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Siri Control

  • 14 December 2017
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Enabling Siri control would be great to work alongside CarPlay functionality - it would save controlling it via the touchscreen interface, keeping our eyes on the road.

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I agree. To clarify, simple controls from iOS Siri interface (iOS native voice command) should be made possible. Out of the top of my head, useful commands could be;
  • “Start the flow on Deezer”
  • ”Play my favorite tracks on Deezer”
  • “Play most popular songs on Deezer”
  • etc...
I think the Sirikit allows developers to integrate such voice commands on their apps. Please Deezer, this will be a killer feature! Even the big competitor (non-native) app does not have this feature so if you do it, you will surpass them 😉
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Hi there, this is indeed a great idea, but it does not only depend on us if we can implement this unfortunately.

We are happy to pass it on anyway 😉
Userlevel 7
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Hi there, after speaking to our devs we can say that this is entirely up to Apple and we do not expect this to happen any time soon.

So I will change the status to "not implemented" for now. So sorry to disappoint, but there is nothing we can do at this stage 😕
Hey @Flo.Deezer ,

Since IOS 12 it is possible to integrate siri into third party apps like Deezer:
https://bgr.com/2018/06/07/ios-12-features-siri-shortcuts-streaming-apps-spotify/

Can you reconsider changing the status of this ticket or have a dev explain why it's up to Apple to decide on this? I love Deezer but using Apple Music because of the siri integration.

"Hey Siri, Play music from the ninety's" :-)

(Another question: how far are you with google home integration?)
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I wish, I can I give Siri a voice command “drive” and it plays in Deezer my favorite playlist In. Shuffle mode
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That's already possible. https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/f8f1d08818534bbe9ab0b9f6182408c5

I've created a shortcut, you can use it with Siri. PLEASE don't forget to add a prefix deezer:// and suffix
?autoplay=true
(you need to do it 2 times)
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Thankyou very much. Prefix Deezer and what is a autoplay true. Where do I have to fill in those?

thanx big time
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this is my playlist I want to open.
Can auto shuffle and auto play it?
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Ontdek "Favoriete nummers" van Aapje76 op Deezer
http://www.deezer.com/playlist/812717211
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“deezer://www.deezer.com/playlist/812717211?autoplay=true”

Just copy and paste (2 times). When you run this shortcut, shuffle option isy opened.

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Ahhh okay, wou this is great is works, thank you very much! I whas myself trying and trying but I didn’t get it working.

With your our help it works, thanx again!!!

when this is running and I want to make a next step in Shortcuts, and let deezer play on the background, which command can I use to go to the next step in shortcuts?
Hey @Flo.Deezer ,

Since IOS 12 it is possible to integrate siri into third party apps like Deezer:
https://bgr.com/2018/06/07/ios-12-features-siri-shortcuts-streaming-apps-spotify/

Can you reconsider changing the status of this ticket or have a dev explain why it's up to Apple to decide on this? I love Deezer but using Apple Music because of the siri integration.

"Hey Siri, Play music from the ninety's" :-)

(Another question: how far are you with google home integration?)


hey deezer team,
no news or ansmers about ios 12 shortcuts integration for a month.. I think that the minima should be an answer to this question no??

Without answers or news , I think I will say goodbye to deezer and sadly become an apple music fan 😞
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Today was announced the beta version of Deezer, which the features are integrationn with Waze, Siri shortcuts and improvements.
If you don't want to wait, I've made my own shortcut:
https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/8d80ef3844f342c9a9205523784045ce

Don't forget to add a prefix deezer:// and suffix ”?autoplay=true”, like deezer://www.deezer.com/playlist/4343151066?autoplay=true

Please don't forget to erase https://
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If you want to subscribe on the beta program, http://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScFW5Cc0tdycEegIASXWqEn-512i_qTVPlvXoaearB12r35Fw/viewform?c=0&w=1

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Hey, just to let you know that this was implemented!

Have a look - https://support.deezer.com/hc/en-gb/articles/360000640777-Siri-Shortcuts

Thanks for your idea, please keep them coming!
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With iOS 13 it is possible for third party apps like deezer to integrate Siri control natively in apps. Will deezer support this on Launch of iOS 13?
Userlevel 7
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Hi there @Nadine55555

I've asked our devs and it's basically too early to tell if this will be available at launch - closer to the time I'll try to get an update 😉 thanks for your query!
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@Rudi are there any news? Now dev beta 3 is out and it’s about two months until iOS 13 will be released. Your devs should now work on this feature if they won’t be late.
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Hi there @Nadine55555

No news about this so far, but thanks for prompting us. I believe at the moment our devs are finalising features which were already planned before iOS 13, including Dark Mode. We'll pass your feedback on 😉

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