(the online word processing software attached to Google Drive
) features a built-in accessibility tool called Screen Reader
that can be used to read your documents aloud. This quick tip will guide you through the steps to enable this feature in your account preferences.
How To Enable the Screen Reader on Google Docs
Open Google Chrome
and sign in to your Google account
. Click on your profile picture
and go to My Account
> Account Preferences
Click on Screen Reader
and toggle this feature On
Click on Done
to apply your new settings:
The Screen Reader is now enabled on your account.
How To Read Text with Google Docs Screen Reader
To activate the Screen Reader
, you simply have to highlight the text you'd like to read out and press the press [CTRL
] + [ALT
] + [X
]. You'll also find some interesting options for the Screen Reader
feature under Accessibility
Published by jak58
Latest update on May 24, 2016 at 04:44 AM by ChristinaCCM.