Turn Off or Disable VoiceOver for iPhone 6

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Steps

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    Press the home button at the bottom of the phone one time to open up the phone.
    It will read us the time.
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    Now, we need to swipe to unlock using 3 fingers.
    Those of us who have accidentally turned this option on might discover that we can't unlock the phone using one.
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    Enter in the passcode by tapping on a number, then double-tapping anywhere on the screen, or press a finger onto the home button.
    VoiceOver will list the first three applications on the home screen, then say "double tap to open". We're going to demonstrate how to quickly and easily turn off the VoiceOver feature.
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    Start by pressing on the settings icon, then double tapping on the icon.
    The settings icon is the silver and gray icon with gears. After tapping on it once, it will say "Settings. Double tap to open".
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    We need to go down to the "General" setting.
    Tap once and the phone will say "General", then tap twice to open it.
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    Tap on "Accessibility" and the phone will say "accessibility", then double tap it to open it.
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    Tap on "VoiceOver" at the top and the phone will say "VoiceOver On Button", then double tap it.
    That will take us into the VoiceOver menu.
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    Tap on the green VoiceOver switch, then double tap it.
    It will say "VoiceOver off".
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    Now, if we tap anything, like the back arrow in the top left-hand corner, it won't say anything.
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    Tap on the home button at the bottom of the phone to go to the home screen.
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    Double tap the home button and swipe the settings window up to close it so it's not draining the battery.
    Tapping on the home screen will bring us back to the home screen. Now, VoiceOver has been successfully turned off on the iPhone 6.
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    If you need additional help or assistance with your iPhone 6 or anything else to do with it, do us a favor and let us know in the comment section below.
    Thanks for choosing VisiHow. Have a great day.
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Questions and Answers

How to Turn off voice over on a new 6s that's not set up?

Brand new 6s. I can't turn off voice over. Tried using instructions. Three fingers don't work and she won't shut up. PLEASE help!!!!

  • Triple-press the home button to unlock the device.
  • Press and hold the home button to activate Siri. Say, "Voice-over: off"; and it should be disabled.
  • Spread your fingers a bit more when swiping.
  • In the worst case, connect your phone to iTunes and restore your phone. We have a tutorial on how to do that.
  • When entering your PIN, double-tap on every letter.
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Voice over button won't turn off. I have tried: Settings accessibility and turning voice over button off and a soft reset

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