Mac OS X - How to enable the Switch Control feature


Switch control allow you to trigger predefined actions your Mac using specific switches (keyboard, gamepad buttons..). To enable this feature:

  • Click on the Apple menu
  • Go to System Preferences > Accessibility.
  • Go Interaction > Switch Control.
  • In the General tab, check Enable Switch Control.

From there, define your switches and navigation settings

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