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Change the Screen Reader Language for an Android TV

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Before You Start

Make sure that your Android TV™ device has an active internet connection.

Change the Language

Follow the steps according to your TV operating system:

  • Android™ 7.0 Nougat or higher
    1. On the supplied TV remote, press the HOME button.
    2. Select Settings or the Settings icon.
    3. Under the System Preferences category, select Accessibility.
    4. Select Text to speech.
    5. Select Engine configuration.
    6. Select Language.
    7. Select your desired language.
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow
    1. Press the HOME button.
    2. Select Settings.
    3. Under the System Preferences category, select Accessibility.
    4. Select Text to speech.
    5. Select Language.
    6. Select your desired language.

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