Device Image

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active (G870A)


Turn on features such as TalkBack, Hearing aid mode, and more.


Prenote info

For more information about accessibility features and TTY compatibility, see AT&T Accessibility.
  1. Accessiblity features allow you to improve the usability of your device for users affected by impaired vision or hearing, cognitive difficulty, or reduced dexterity.
    device 5101/9006212_01.jpg
  2. From the home screen, swipe down from the Notification bar.
    device 5101/9006212_02.jpg
  3. Tap the Settings icon.
    device 5101/9006212_03.jpg
  4. Swipe to the Personalization section, then tap Accessibility.
    device 5101/9006212_04.jpg
  5. Tap the desired option.
    Note: For this demonstration, 'Vision' was used.
    device 5101/9006212_05.jpg
  6. Tap the desired option.
    Note: For this demonstration, 'Talk Back' was used.
    device 5101/9006212_06.jpg
  7. Tap the TalkBack on toggle to turn the feature on.
    device 5101/9006212_07.jpg
  8. Tap OK.
    device 5101/9006212_08.jpg
  9. Follow tutorial to set up TalkBack, continue by tapping NEXT.
    device 5101/9006212_09.jpg
  10. To turn TalkBack off, go to Settings > Accessibility > Vision > Talkback. Double-tap the TalkBack toggle to turn off.
    device 5101/9006212_10.jpg
  11. Double-tap OK.
    device 5101/9006212_11.jpg
  12. To turn Flash alerts/notifications on/off, from the Accessibility page, tap Hearing.
    device 5101/9006212_12.jpg
  13. Tap Flash Notfication
    device 5101/9006212_13.jpg
  14. Tap Turn ON.
    device 5101/9006212_14.jpg
  15. To turn off Flash notification, from the hearing page, tap Flash notification.
    device 5101/9006212_15.jpg

Did you get the help you needed?

Great! We're so glad we could help.

We're sorry that didn't solve your issue.

Thanks for your feedback!