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Android 8 Oreo - No more "pause feedback" for Talkback in accessibility?

You can suspend TalkBack by pressing both volume buttons for a couple of seconds. You can un-suspend it by doing the same thing.
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Accidentally turned on TalkBack, how do I turn it off?

I had this problem with LG Android also - accidentally turned ON talkback. Here's how I got it turned off. You can swipe by using two fingers Tap once on Settings Then double-tap on Settings to ...
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Accidentally turned on TalkBack, how do I turn it off?

You can easily fix this by holding down both the volume up and volume down buttons simultaneously. This will toggle the TalkBack 'feature' off or on (which is how it accidentally turned on for me). ...
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Is there a way for a blind user to find the TalkBack tutorial?

In theory when a blind user first starts up the phone they have the option to start talk back. When it is turned on at start up, the tutorial automatically starts. This option is available for ...
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Is it possible to get the audio files for the TalkBack "earcons"?

Talkback is open source, and the files available on Github: https://github.com/rmtheis/eyes-free The audio files are included in the repository in .ogg format. Simply download the repository and ...
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Accessibility into android7 there are news?

You should think of "Talkback" as its own app, like any other app in Android. So the version of the Talkback-app usually has not much to do with the Android version. You can have a new version of ...
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Turn off TalkBack/double tap on Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1

The TalkBack feature is now called "Voice Assistant" and accessible through Settings > Accessibility > Voice Assistant. From there, you can turn it off.
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How to Disable Speed Dial?

While this solution does not disable speed dial it does make the phone less sensitive to pauses, and makes dialing when talk back and explore by touch are both active much friendlier. Suggestion by a ...
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TalkBack won't turn off

If you have inadvertently enabled Talkback, you can quickly pause it then go to the Settings and disable this feature. From anywhere on the screen, swipe down then right in a single motion, as if you ...
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TalkBack menu entry should beep and be present by default

Actually this has been handled I believe. Here is the Official Info from the page I will link below this. "Option 1: Turn on TalkBack when you first turn on your device This option is available for ...
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Accidentally turned on TalkBack, how do I turn it off?

My fix: Press Google Assistant button on phone, button below volume up/down button on LG V40 phone on left side, starts Google assistant. State "Open Settings" Double press on general, then ...
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In Samsung Galaxy S3 mini TalkBack is always speaking when switching home screens

Go to application manager then to All down to Google text to speech and clear data and back out. This worked for my Samsung 3.
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In Samsung Galaxy S3 mini TalkBack is always speaking when switching home screens

go to application manager and find the google text speech and disable it .
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