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Accessibility

Use the Accessibility settings to configure any accessibility plug-ins you have installed on your phone.

Note: Requires additional plug-ins to become selectable.

Vision

The Vision setting allows you to configure the visual options.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > General tab > Accessibility > Vision.
  2. Set the following options:
  • TalkBack: Tap the TalkBack switch switch off icon to turn it on. Tap Settings at the bottom of the screen to adjust the TalkBack settings. When TalkBack is turned on, the touchscreen settings require the user to first tap an item they wish to select, and then double tap the item again in order to access this feature.
  • Voice notifications: Use automatic spoken alerts for incoming calls and messages.
  • Font size: Tap to set the size of the text.
  • Bold text: Tap to set bold text.
  • Display size: Set the items on the screen to a size that is easy for you to see. Some items may change position.
  • Touch zoom: Zoom in or out by triple tapping the screen.
  • Window zoom: Zoom in or out within a window and invert the color.
  • Large mouse pointer: Magnify the mouse pointer.
  • High contrast screen: Turn the background color into black for a high contrast screen.
  • Screen color inversion: Tap to invert the colors of the screen and content.
  • Screen color adjustment: Set the color contrast for better screen viewing.
  • Grayscale: Tap to set a grayscale screen.
  • End calls with the Power key: Tap so that you can end voice calls by pressing the Power/Lock key. When this option is enabled, pressing the Power/Lock key during a call does not lock the screen.

Hearing

The Hearing setting allows you to configure hearing options.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > General tab > Accessibility > Hearing.
  2. Set your preferred options.
  • Captions: Customize caption settings for those with hearing impairments.
  • Flash alerts: The flash will blink for incoming calls and notifications.
  • Mute all sounds: Activate to turn off all sounds.
  • Audio channel: Tap to change the sound to Mono or Stereo.
  • Sound balance: To manually adjust the sound direction.

Motor & Cognition

The Motor & cognition setting allows you to configure physical and motor options.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > General tab > Accessibility > Motor & cognition.
  2. Set your preferred options.
  • Touch assistant: Provide a touch board with easy use for general buttons or gestures to access in short. Tap the Touch assistant icon assistant icon to access the Power Key, Home Button, Volume Down keys, Volume Up key, and the Next button (Screen capture, Accessibility, Pinch).
  • Touch input: Enter text by touching and holding the screen or modify it by simply touching the screen.
  • Physical keyboard: Customize the keyboard settings.
  • Auto mouse click: Automatically click the mouse pointer where it stops.
  • Touch and hold for calls: Answer or decline calls by touching and holding the call button instead of dragging it.
  • Screen timeout: Turn off the screen automatically when the device is left idle for a specified period of time.
  • Touch control areas: Limit the touch area so that only a particular portion of the screen can be controlled by touch input.

General

The General settings allows you to configure general system options.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > General tab > Accessibility.
  2. Set your preferred options.
  • Accessibility features shortcut: Sets quick, easy access to selected features when you triple-tap the Home Key home key.
  • Persistent notification: Tap the switch switch off icon to turn it on. Alerts sound repeatedly when there are unread notifications for certain apps.
  • Auto-rotate screen: Tap to allow the device to rotate the screen depending on the device orientation (portrait or landscape).

Services

The Services setting allows you to configure the service option.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > General tab > Accessibility.
  2. Tap Switch Access to control your device using configurable key combinations.
  3. Tap Lookout and turn the switch on to activate it.
  • Lookout provides malware scanning, safe browsing, privacy advisor, missing device locator, and data backup.