Auto Turn Book Pages in iOS

Welcome to a new screencast on The Mac Quad. In this post I will show you how to have iOS auto turn your pages in a book, making it much easier for motor impaired users to read an ebook.

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Text Walkthrough

How to auto turn pages in a book on iOS

  • Select Settings

  • Ensure General is selected the tap Accessibility

  • Flick down and tap on Accessibility Shortcut

  • Tap on Voice Over

  • Go back to main accessibility screen

  • Flick up and tap on Voice Over

  • Drag Speaking Rate to between one quarter and one third

  • Return to Homepage

  • Launch iBooks

  • Choose book

  • Once on the page you wish to start at triple click home button, Voice Over is now activated

  • Start continuous reading by doing a two finger swipe down

  • Turn iOS volume down to zero

  • When Voice Over reaches the end of the page it will turn

  • To stop Voice Over and auto page turn triple click home button

  • You can return to the homepage as usual

I hope this video has enabled you to get more out of your iOS device and made reading books easier.