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The accessibility features on Apple devices like iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV, and Apple Watch are so helpful for almost every type of user. People with a physical disability and with zero physical disability can access the Accessibility features for their benefit. Luckily, enabling and configuring the Accessibility feature on iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch is pretty simple. If you’re an Apple Watch user, then you should try out some cool accessibility on it.

Set Up Accessibility Features on Apple Watch

How to Set Up and Use VoiceOver on Apple Watch

  • Open the Watch app on iPhone.
  • Move into the Accessibility section.
  • Toggle On/Off the VoiceOver.

Turning on the VoiceOver accessibility feature will tell the user everything that is written on the screen.

How to Set Up and Use Taptic Chimes on Apple Watch

Turning on the Taptic Chimes will give an alert after 15 to 30 minutes and tell the time on Apple Watch. To enable Chimes, here’s what you must do:

  • Open the Watch app on iPhone.
  • Move into the Accessibility feature.
  • Choose Chimes.
  • Toggle On the Chimes.
  • Click the Schedule option and set time between 15 minutes, 30 minutes, and Hourly.
  • Tap the Sound option, and choose between Bells and Birds.

How to Adjust the Fonts on Apple Watch

Users can also adjust the font size and choose bold or normal texts for all installed apps.

  • Open the Watch app on iPhone.
  • Under the My Watch section, press Display & Brightness.
  • Move the slider to and manage Text Size.
  • Toggle On/Off the Bold Text option.
  • Press Continue.

How to Use Accessibility Zoom on Apple Watch

The zoom feature on the Apple Watch works as a magnifier that can help you see things on the Apple Watch display clearly.

  • Open Watch app on iPhone.
  • Move into the Accessibility section.
  • Turn On/Off Zoom.

Once you turn on the Zoom option, you can maximize the zooming capability to 5x.

How to Turn On Grayscale on Apple Watch

  • Open the Watch app on iPhone.
  • Move into the Accessibility section.
  • Toggle On/Off the Grayscale.

How to Reduce Motion and Transparency on Apple Watch

Reducing screen motion and transparency will help the user see the app icons and Home Screen more accurately.

  • Open the Watch app on iPhone.
  • Move into the Accessibility section.
  • Toggle On/Off the Reduce Transparency.
  • Tap the Reduce Motion option.
  • Toggle On/Off the Reduce Motion.

How to Turn On/Off Labels on Apple Watch

  • Open the Watch app on iPhone.
  • Move into the Accessibility section.
  • Toggle On/Off Labels.

Turning on the labels will help the user see whether any feature is on or off.

Conclusion

All these above-mentioned accessibility features are really helpful for a visually disabled person. People struggling with low eyesight or color blindness can try out all these accessibility features.

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