Use an Optelec EasyLink display with VoiceOver

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

To ensure that 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 Joystick Left
Move to next item Joystick Right


VoiceOver action Display key
Move to previous item using rotor setting Joystick Up
Move to next item using rotor setting Joystick Down


VoiceOver action Display key
Select item under your finger Joystick Action


VoiceOver action Display key
Pan braille to the left Left
Pan braille to the right Right

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


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