How do I enable and disable Voice Assistant (TalkBack) on my Samsung Galaxy smartphone?
Voice Assistant or TalkBack is a feature to aid blind and low-vision users by speaking actions out loud as items are touched, selected or activated.
This feature is called TalkBack on older models and operating systems, and Voice Assistant on newer.
Follow the below steps to enable Voice Assistant (TalkBack) on your device
Note that the screens below may appear slightly different to your device depending on your operating system and whether you have personalised your device with themes, but the steps will be the same.
Tap OK and Enable TalkBack/Voice Assistant, if prompted.
Turning Off Voice Assistant (TalkBack)
As VoiceAssistant (TalkBack) is designed for low-vision users, the touchscreen is set up differently.
You will need to double tap an icon to open it, and scroll with two fingers down the screen instead of one.
Follow the below steps to turn off Voice Assistant (TalkBack)
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