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    Google BrailleBack

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    BrailleBack is an Accessibility Service that helps blind users make use of braille devices. It works together with the TalkBack app to give a combined braille and speech experience. This app lets you connect a supported refreshable braille display to your device via Bluetooth. Screen content will be presented on the braille display and you can navigate and interact with your device using the keys on the display. It is possible to input text using the braille keyboard. Devices supported in this version: • APH Refreshabraille • Baum VarioConnect • Esys EuroBraille • Freedom Scientific Focus Blue (14 and 40 cell models) • HandyTech (Basic Braille, Active Braille, Braille Star, Braille Wave, Braillino, Easy Braille) • Harpo (Braillepen 12, Braillepen 12 Touch) • HIMS (BrailleSense, Braille EDGE) • Humanware Brailliant (1st generation and BI models) • Optelec Alva (BC640, BC680), Easylink 12 touch • Papenmeier Braillex Trio • Seika (notetaker and 40 cell display) This app is not active by default. Steps to activate this app: • Go to Settings • Select Accessibility • Select BrailleBack, and turn on the switch • Go back to Settings • Select Bluetooth • If your Bluetooth braille display is not listed, make sure the display is in pairing mode and select Search For Devices • Select the name of your braille display to make sure that it is paired For further instructions, press the space bar and dots 1, 2 and 3 on the display at the same time. If your display doesnt have braille input keys, choose Keyboard help in BrailleBack settings.

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    Fisum Bisrat

    by Fisum Bisrat

    Nov 07, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Google playe

    Syed Danish Iqbal

    by Syed Danish Iqbal

    Nov 01, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Just downloaded so will leave my comment later

    Arshad Shiblu

    by Arshad Shiblu

    Nov 01, 2017  |  "Awesome"


    Tariq Eight Zero Six

    by Tariq Eight Zero Six

    Oct 12, 2017  |  "Poor"


    Jahid hossain Jewel

    by Jahid hossain Jewel

    Oct 06, 2017  |  "Great"

    I am Jahid hossain Jewel..

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Oct 04, 2017  |  "Great"

    You mean there is a BrailleBack instead of TalkBack?