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Start or stop Narrator

Start or stop Narrator. Windows 10. There are three ways to turn Narrator on or off: In Windows 10, press Windows logo key + Ctrl + Enter on your keyboard. In earlier versions of Windows, you may need to press Windows logo key + Enter. On the sign-in screen, select the Ease of access button in the lower-right corner, and turn on the toggle ...

Complete guide to Narrator

An overview of Narrator including how to start and stop it. Chapter 2: Narrator basics. How to get around the screen, find and open apps, change what Narrator reads, and adjust speech rate and volume. Chapter 3: Using scan mode. How to use scan mode to navigate apps, email, and the web. Chapter 4: Reading text.

Chapter 1: Introducing Narrator

Chapter 1: Introducing Narrator. Narrator lets you use your PC without a mouse to complete common tasks if you’re blind or have low vision. It reads and interacts with things on the screen, like text and buttons. Use Narrator to read and write email, browse the internet, and work with documents. Specific commands let you navigate Windows, the ...

Start or stop Narrator

Start or stop Narrator. In Windows 10, press Windows logo key + Ctrl + Enter on your keyboard. In earlier versions of Windows, you may need to press Windows logo key + Enter. On the sign-in screen, select the Ease of access button in the lower-right corner, and turn on the toggle under Narrator. Go to Settings > Ease of Access > Narrator ,and ...

Hear text read aloud with Narrator

Choose which text Narrator reads aloud. To open Narrator click the Start button , and then, in the search box, type Narrator. In the list of results, click Narrator. Under Main Narrator Settings, do one or more of the following: To hear what you type, select the Echo User's Keystrokes check box.

Chapter 2: Narrator basics

Windows keyboard shortcuts Windows and Windows apps have keyboard shortcuts that you can use alongside Narrator commands. For example, press the Windows logo key to open the Start menu, or, to open action center, press the Windows logo key + A. For a list of the keyboard shortcuts you can use in Windows, refer to Keyboard shortcuts in Windows.

Hear text read aloud with Narrator

Narrator reads aloud the text on your PC screen. It also describes events such as notifications and calendar appointments, which lets you use your PC without a display. To start or stop Narrator, press Windows logo key + Ctrl + Enter. To see all Narrator commands, press Caps Lock + F1 after you open Narrator. If your device has a touchscreen ...

Chapter 1: Introducing Narrator

The links at Narrator Home include QuickStart, Narrator guide (which takes you to this online user guide), What’s New, Settings, and Feedback. You can also control whether Narrator Home opens when Narrator starts in Narrator settings or by using the checkbox on Narrator home. Two ways to start and stop Narrator

Appendix B: Narrator keyboard commands and touch gestures

Show commands for current item. Narrator + Enter. Do primary action. Narrator + Ctrl + Enter. Toggle search mode. Narrator + F12. Read current time and date. Narrator + Ctrl + D. Describe image using an online service or get the webpage source of a link.
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