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Record your own voice directions

Customize your navigation sound with your own personalized voice recording.

To record your voice directions:

  1. Tap My Waze, then Settings 
  2. Tap Voice & sound.
  3. Tap Waze voice.
  4. Tap Record new voice.
  5. Tap on the type of direction you'd like to record; tap the record icon  to start recording and stop  when you've finished recording. To play your recording back, tap the play icon .
  6. Once finished recording, tap Done to give your voice a name and finish by tapping Add.

Note: Please remember to be accurate while recording for safety's sake.

To share your voice recording:

Send your voice recording to friends and they'll hear your recorded directions while navigating with Waze.

  1. Tap My Waze, then Settings 
  2. Tap Voice & sound.
  3. Tap Voice directions.
  4. Tap Share  on iOS or  on Android and then Share again.
  5. Choose your preferred method (SMS, WhatsApp, etc.) and select the friend with whom you'd like to share the voice.
  6. Your friend will then receive a link to the recording and the option to use it in Waze for their own navigation.
To use these features, please ensure you're using Waze version 4.26+.
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