Eurobraille Esys 12: Device keys for VoiceOver navigation

When using a Eurobraille Esys 12 braille display with VoiceOver in iOS, you can use the following device-specific keys to navigate.

Braille device keys VoiceOver action
Router Double-tap the selected item
Status Router Toggle expanded status description
Left Joystick Right Switch between contracted and uncontracted braille
Left Joystick Up Scroll left one page
Left Joystick Down Scroll right one page
Right Joystick Left Move to previous item
Right Joystick Right Move to next item
Right Joystick Up Move to previous item using the rotor setting
Right Joystick Down Move to next item using the rotor setting
Right Joystick Press Select item under your finger
Wheel Left Pan braille to the left
Wheel Right Pan braille to the right
Left Wheel Press Pause or continue speech
Right Wheel Press Pause or continue speech

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For the universal list of common commands, please refer to Common braille commands for VoiceOver.

To ensure that your braille display is using the correct table, please make sure that you have the most recent version of iOS installed.

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