Turn on Narrator

Narrator is a screen reader that reads text, buttons, and other elements aloud.

  • If you're using a controller, press and hold the Xbox button until it vibrates, then press the Menu button . (Press them again to turn off Narrator.)
  • Press the Xbox button to open the guide, and then select System > Settings > Ease of Access > Narrator to turn it on or off.
  • If you're using a keyboard, press the Windows logo key + Ctrl + Enter. (Press them again to turn off Narrator.)
  • To use voice commands, say “Xbox, turn on Narrator.”

Note
Voice commands may not be available in all countries or regions.

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