Papenmeier Braillex Trio: Device keys for VoiceOver navigation

When using a Papenmeier Braillex Trio braille display with VoiceOver in iOS, you can use these device-specific keys to navigate.

Braille device key VoiceOver action
Router Double-tap the selected item
Status Router Toggle expanded status description
1 Step Left Move to previous item
2 Steps Left Move to previous item
1 Step Right Move to next item
2 Steps Right Move to next item
1 Step Up Move to previous item using rotor setting
2 Steps Up Move to previous item using rotor setting
1 Step Down Move to next item using rotor setting
2 Steps Down Move to next item using rotor setting
Left Thumb Pan braille to the left
Right Thumb Pan braille to the right
Left Front Pan braille to the left
Left Rear Pan braille to the left
Right Front Pan braille to the right
Right Rear Pan braille to the right

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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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