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Annoying voice repeating every move I make

Hi,  I'm new to Roku and an older person so I am not as overly tech savvy as you younger types.  I was screwing around with my remote and now I have some annoying female voice repeating everything I do.  It sounds like my 1st wife.  Can anyone tell me what button to push to turn the nagging witch off.  Thanks

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Re: Annoying voice repeating every move I make

Press the * button 4 times. 

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Re: Annoying voice repeating every move I make


Voice announcement of Roku menus, button presses, etc.

A feature called Screen Reader (renamed from Audio Guide in Roku version 10.5) announces where you are in the Roku menus for the benefit of the visually impaired.

At some point you may have hit the * key four times in a short period of time. This is a shortcut that toggles the Screen Reader / Audio Guide feature on and off, so four quick presses of the * key should toggle this feature back off. 

To deactivate the four-* trigger shortcut altogether use menu path Settings > Accessibility > Shortcut (in the Screen Reader or Audio Guide section) > Disabled

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