Welcome to AppleVis

A community-powered website for blind and low-vision users of Apple's range of Mac computers, the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple TV and Apple Watch.

AppleVis strives to empower the community by offering multiple pathways to access and share relevant and useful information. As a community, we seek to encourage and support people in exploring the many ways in which these mainstream products and related applications can offer opportunities to the vision-impaired for personal enrichment, independence and empowerment.

AppleVis also offers resources and mechanisms for raising awareness of the accessibility of Apple products and related applications, and for promoting further advancement in accessibility.

Getting Started With Using VoiceOver on Your First Mac or iOS Device

If you’ve just got your first Mac or iOS device, congratulations!

To help you get started, we’ve compiled a list of selected content from right across the AppleVis website which we believe will answer most of your initial questions and help you to quickly learn your way around VoiceOver.

Please note that these lists contain only a taste of the help and information that is available on this website, but they do provide a great place to start learning about your new Mac, iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

Also be sure to browse our iOS and Mac App Directories, in which you will find information submitted by our community on the accessibility of 1000s of applications.

If you are looking for iOS apps that have been developed specifically for blind or low vision users and which will help you in your daily life, you can find our list of these here.

The most recent additions and updates to the AppleVis site:

Posted in iOS App Directory by Michael Hansen
Usability Rating: The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.
44 Comments - Last update or comment 23 min 42 sec ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by John
20 Comments - Last update or comment 36 min 30 sec ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Laurent
1 Comments - Last update or comment 41 min 31 sec ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Parrice
0 Comments - Last update or comment 2 hours 24 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Bryan Jones
5 Comments - Last update or comment 2 hours 27 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Maya
47 Comments - Last update or comment 2 hours 37 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Nancy
11 Comments - Last update or comment 2 hours 57 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Jason
7 Comments - Last update or comment 3 hours 2 min ago.
Posted in iOS App Directory by DJHey20
Usability Rating: The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.
0 Comments - Last update or comment 3 hours 16 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Podcast by AppleVis
21 Comments - Last update or comment 3 hours 27 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Ken Downey
6 Comments - Last update or comment 4 hours 47 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Jalys Ortiz
2 Comments - Last update or comment 6 hours 29 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Siobhan
15 Comments - Last update or comment 7 hours 59 min ago.
Posted in iOS App Directory by Unregistered User
Usability Rating: The app is fully accessible without the use of VoiceOver
50 Comments - Last update or comment 8 hours 1 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by thebigt
2 Comments - Last update or comment 10 hours 36 min ago.