Use a Eurobraille Esys 12 or Esys 24 display with VoiceOver

When using your Eurobraille Esys 12 or Esys 24 braille display with VoiceOver on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you can use the following device-specific commands.

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


VoiceOver action

Display key

Move to previous item

Right Joystick Left

Move to next item

Right Joystick Right

Scroll left one page

Left Joystick Up

Scroll right one page

Right Joystick Down


VoiceOver acton

Display key

Move to previous item using rotor setting

Right Joystick Up

Move to next item using rotor setting

Right Joystick Down


VoiceOver action

Display key

Double-tap the selected item


Select item under your finger

Right Joystick Press


VoiceOver action

Display key

Pause or continue speech

Left Wheel Press or Right Wheel Press


VoiceOver action

Display key

Toggle expanded status description

Status Router

Cycle through the available braille output modes

Left Joystick Right

Pan braille to the left

Wheel Left

Pan braille to the right

Wheel Right

Learn more

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

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