How to use the Recite Me toolbar

Getting started

To begin using Recite Me, click the 'Accessibility tools' button in the top right corner. This launches the accessibility controls along the top of your screen. 

Playing audio

Use these tools to listen to the text on our website. You can listen to the text on webpages as well as our PDF documents. 

The 4 audio buttons

From left to right, these buttons let you:

  • Go back to the last paragraph of text 
  • Read the text aloud
  • Move on to the next paragraph of text
  • Download the content to listen offline

Reading support

These controls simplify the text on our pages to make it easier to read.

The 6 reading support buttons

From left to right, these buttons let you:

  • See the page as plain text
  • Enable the ruler to read line by line
  • Mask the page to focus on an area of text
  • Enable the magnifying glass
  • Open the integrated dictionary
  • Change the margin width (plain text mode only)

Changing the style

Change the look of our webpages to make the text and links clearer for you. 

The 4 styling buttons

From left to right, these buttons let you:

  • Reduce the size of text
  • Change the font
  • Increase the size of text
  • Change the colour of the page background, text and links

Translation

The translation button
  • Translate the text on our website to another language