VoiceOver repeats the inserted text twice when using Voice Dictation

Category
VoiceOver Announcements/Feedback
Severity
Moderate

Description

When using Voice Dictation to enter text into a text field, VoiceOver will announce the inserted text twice after you have completed the dictation.

For example, after dictating “this is a test message“ into the body of a new email, VoiceOver will announce “Inserted this is a test message. Inserted this is a test message.”

Bug First Encountered

iOS 8.2

Device(s) bug has been encountered on

iPhone 6

How often the bug occurs

Always

Status

Fixed

Fixed In

iOS 9.0

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Comments

Submitted by elliot2012 on Thursday, March 19, 2015

I have had this bug on my iPhone 6 since updating to iOS 8.2 earlier this week, pretty annoying

Submitted by Hubert on Thursday, March 19, 2015

I've been having this issue on my iPhone 4S and also seen it happen on the 5S

Submitted by Roxann Pollard on Thursday, March 19, 2015

This started when the 8.2 update was released. It appears to be affecting all iDevices.