Braille & VoiceDream Reader V4

Braille on Apple Products

Hello. I am new to using my Braille display on iOS and new to using Voicedream Reader. I am having trouble getting the Braille display to pan without skipping text and getting the speech to just please shut up without having to mute it altogether! I followed the instructions given on the FAQ page for VoiceDream Reader, but I'm not finding the reader to behave in the way described on that page. It says I should be able to pan to the bottom of the text and then run into the Bookmark button. That doesn't happen. When I get to the next page, I've always skipped a significant amount of text, and speech starts again. If anyone can tell me what I'm doing wrong, I'd much appreciate it.



Submitted by Jim Homme on Monday, July 30, 2018

Hello. I went looking for an answer to this question and experimented a little. Here's what I came up with.

Open any book, so that you have the reading screen open. At

the top of the screen is a Visual Settings button. Press it.

At the end of the controls in this screen is one called ADVANCED Visual Settings. Press it.

This opens another screen. In this screen is a set of selection buttons that control scrolling. Set this to page.

The last thing to set is the number of lines. It is also in this screen. Set it to 1 line.

I have tried reading on a section of a book a short time back, and it seems to be working for me. I’m going to try more books. I’m finding that I occasionally get very short lines, so I’m going to play more to see if I can get less choppy reading, but this works so far. The scrolling is staying in sync.