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How to differentiate items without using colour in iOS 15 on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch

How to differentiate items without using colour in iOS 15 on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch

Short guide:

  1. Open the Settings app and tap Accessibility.
  2. Tap Display and Text Size.
  3. On the Display and Text Size screen, tap the toggle switch for Differentiate Without Colour to turn it on.

Before and after

Examples of how items in a list may look before and after Differentiate Without Colour has been enabled

This section gives you step by step instructions on how to enable Differentiate Without Colour in iOS 15, with pictures of the screens to help.

Find the Accessibility settings

1. Tap the Settings icon on your Home screen to open the Settings app. Scroll down and tap Accessibility.

Open the Display and Text Size settings

2. On the Accessibility screen, tap Display and Text Size.

Enable Differentiate Without Colour

3. On the Display and Text Size screen, tap the toggle switch for Differentiate Without Colour to turn it on.

Return to the Home screen

4. When you are happy with your settings, you can return to the Home screen by swiping up from the bottom of the screen or by pressing the Home button on devices with a physical Home button. 

Created on: November-09-2021

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