macOS High Sierra

Cursor pane of the Visuals category

Use the Cursor pane of the Visuals category in VoiceOver Utility to set options for the VoiceOver cursor.

To open VoiceOver Utility, press Command-F5 to turn VoiceOver on, then press VO-F8.

Note: VO represents the VoiceOver modifier.

Show VoiceOver cursor

Show the VoiceOver cursor (the default setting). The VoiceOver cursor appears onscreen as a dark outlined box.

VoiceOver Cursor Magnification

Drag the slider toward Small or Large to decrease or increase the size of the VoiceOver cursor.

When reading text, move VoiceOver cursor by

Click the pop-up menu, then choose how the VoiceOver cursor should move while reading: Sentence or Word.