Text to speech: Apple iPhone & iPad on iOS 10

Use these steps to use text to speech to have messages read out loud on Apple iOS 10. Check the software version using Software versions & updates: Apple iOS 10.

 

 

 

Set up

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap General.
  3. Tap Accessibility.
  4. Tap Speech.
  5. Tap the slider to enable Speak Selection.

 

Text to speech settings

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap General.
  3. Tap Accessibility.
  4. Tap Speech.
  5. Edit the following settings:
    • Voices
    • Speaking Rate
    • Highlight Content