Article ID : 00256103 / Last Modified : 25/08/2021

How to use the Talkback feature

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    The Talkback feature allows you to use voice commands to navigate certain settings on your TV. This is a substitute for using the directional buttons on your remote control. You can use it to navigate and select settings on your program guide and setting screen. The TalkBack feature also explains the features and functions of a particular setting. Keep in mind that an Internet connection is required to use the Talkback feature.


    • The TalkBack feature is being continuously improved. At the moment, some features on your TV may work better with the Screen Reader.
    • When the TalkBack feature is ON, the Edit option in Quick Settings cannot be used.
    • For eARC supported models only: When the TalkBack feature is activated, eARC mode will be Off.
    • The Accessibility shortcut function can switch the TalkBack feature from active to inactive.

    To activate the Talkback feature from the Quick Settings menu 

    To stop the Talkback feature from the Quick Settings menu 

    To set the volume of the Talkback feature in relation to the main volume 

    To change the speech rate