Turn on voice directions

To hear Waze voice directions as you navigate, you'll need to adjust your sound settings in a couple of places.

In the Waze app

  1. Tap Search , then Settings 
  2. Tap Voice & sound
  3. Make sure “Sounds” is turned on

Tip: Press the volume up button on your device to make sure sound is on before navigating.

On your phone 

  1. Open the Settings app
  2. In the search bar, type “App permissions” and tap the result
  3. Look for your microphone permissions and make sure they're turned on for Waze

Note: Steps may vary per device.

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