LookTel| Introduction to VoiceOver

Voiceover Tutorials App

Voiceover Tutorials App

This app provides a basic introduction to VoiceOver and the gestures used throughout iOS. Persons new to VoiceOver and IOS are guided through the tutorial with a pleasant mix of facts and entertainment. Once the app is started with VoiceOver running, the text and elementary games provide a practice of the basic gestures used with VoiceOver and IOS. As each new gesture is introduced, it is accompanied by an interactive practice screen. The core basics are covered:
  •  tap, double-tap, and split-tap gestures
  •  flick right and flick left
  •  two-finger-double-tap
  •  the rotor gesture
  •  the up and down flick.
  •  two-finger single tap
  •  two-finger flick up and down
  •  double-tap and hold
  •  three finger flick up, down, left and right
A VoiceOver Basketball, and a VoiceOver Safe game provide opportunities to practice these core gestures. An explanation of the use each gesture has in IOS is provided, along with a summary of all the gestures introduced in this tutorial.
  Via LookTel VoiceOver Tutorial on the App Store on iTunes.


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