Article ID : 00179878 / Last Modified : 03/29/2019

Does the Screen Reader or TalkBack Function Work with YouTube on My Android TV?

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    Things to Know

    • To use the TalkBack function on the YouTube™ app, enable the setting on your Android TV™.
    • Make sure to disable the TalkBack function after using it.

    Android™ 7.0 Nougat

    • To enable TalkBack:

    • To enable the YouTube app:

    • To disable TalkBack:

    Android 6.0 Marshmallow

    • To enable the TalkBack function:

    • To launch the YouTube app:

    • To disable the TalkBack function:

    Note: The TV reads aloud when both the Screen reader and TalkBack settings are on.