macOS High Sierra

Quick Nav Commander assignments pane

Use the Quick Nav Commander assignments pane in VoiceOver Utility to assign VoiceOver commands to single keys for use when navigating webpages using Quick Nav.

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

Note: VO represents the VoiceOver modifier.

Command type

Click the pop-up menu, then choose Arrows or Single Keys.

Single Key

Indicates the single key to which a VoiceOver command is assigned.


Indicates the VoiceOver command currently assigned to a single key.

Click the current command to display pop-up menus for the different types of commands you can assign to a key.

Add button

Add a key to the list. Type the key, click the Command pop-up menu, then choose a VoiceOver command to assign to the key.

Remove button

Delete a key from the list.