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I'm aware that the omnisearch textbox is capable of doing maths.

However, is it capable of giving me a random number? (I'm too lazy to roll a dice.)

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I can't find anything to suggest that you can do it with Google, but has a random number generator on their home page that you can select start and end values and "roll" to get a number between.

They also have coin flippers and other random number related stuff.

Looks like the google calculator has a lot of features but random numbers is not one of them.

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Google does not have a function of random number generation. Instead, you can use Wolfram Alpha.

For example, this query generates a random real number between 0 and 1. Again, this query generates a random integer number between 0 and 100.

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Bookmark the following link. It will generate a random number between 1 and ? from your browser.

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Google can roll a six-sided die, fyi.

Using Google voice search: "OK Google roll a die" Using Google search box: "roll a die"

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Are you talking about phones? This doesn't seem to work with google search or omnibar. – Pacerier Nov 23 at 21:23
I just typed 'roll a die' into the Chrome omnibox on my Chromebook and it worked for me. – Chris Morris Nov 25 at 1:50
@pacerier: It may be a regional thing. – Al E. Nov 25 at 2:23

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