Use a Papenmeier Braillex Trio display with VoiceOver

When using your Papenmeier Braillex Trio braille display with VoiceOver on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you can use these device-specific keys.

To ensure that your display uses the correct table, make sure that you have the latest version of iOS.


VoiceOver action

Display key

Move to previous item

1 Step Left or 2 Steps Left

Move to next item

1 Step Right or 2 Steps Right


VoiceOver action

Display key

Move to previous item using rotor setting

1 Step Up or 2 Steps Up

Move to next item using rotor setting

1 Step Down or 2 Steps Down


VoiceOver action

Display key

Double-tap the selected item



VoiceOver action

Display key

Toggle expanded status description

Status Router

Pan braille to the left

Left Thumb, Left Front, or Left Rear

Pan braille to the right

Right Thumb, Right Front, or Right Rear

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Refer to Common Braille commands for VoiceOver for a universal list of commands.

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