How do I change access methods?
Snap provides you with 6 different access methods to allow a user to navigate and make buttons selections: Touch
, Touch Enter
, Touch Exit
, Mouse Dwell
, Gaze Interactions
. Each of the access methods has one or more additional settings you can configure to meet the specific needs of the user. Here is a brief description of the different access method options:
To change and configure your access method:
Touch (default) – Make selection by simply touching the buttons.
Touch Enter – Touch and hold on a button for a set period of time.
Touch Exit – Touch and hold a button, select happens on release.
Mouse Dwell – Position the mouse cursor over a button for a set period of time.
Gaze Interaction – Make selections by looking at a button (requires TobiiDynavox eye tracker hardware).
Scanning – Select a button with a switch when it is highlighted by the scan.
- In the editor, then select the User editing panel tab.
- Select Access Method, then select the arrow icon, for the currently active access method.
3. Select the desired access method from the list provided.
4. Select <- Access Method to configure settings for your new access method selection.
Refer to the Snap User’s Guide for assistance with any of the specific access method settings.