See and Learn Saying Words 1 Settings (Windows app)

Settings for each activity can be accessed from any screen in the app via the settings charm.

Displaying settings

To access settings, open the system charms (Figure 1). Swipe in from the right edge of your screen (Windows logo key Windows logo key+ Z). Alternatively, move your mouse pointer all the way into the upper-right or lower-right corner. When the charms appear, move up or down the edge and click the one you want.

Tap or click Settings.

The settings options will be presented.

Tap or click Settings.

The app settings will be presented (Figure 2).

Figure 1 | Displaying the charms to access settings

General settings

Language to display/prompt

Select the language you wish to use for the activities from the dropdown list (Figure 2).

If you are in an activities screen when you change this setting, you may need to exit the activity and start again to get the cards and voice recordings updated to reflect your language selection.

Learning to Say Words settings

Play voice when new card presented

Turn this option on to play a voice recording as soon as each new card is presented (Figure 2).

Play voice when card tapped

Turn this option on to play a voice recording as soon whenever a card is tapped or clicked (Figure 2).

Play applause at end of exercises

Turn this option on to enable the playing of applause at the end of each exercise (Figure 2). This is started by tapping or clicking the tick symbol.

Practising Saying Words settings

Shuffle cards

Turn this option on to shuffle the selected set of cards at the beginning of each exercise (Figure 2).

Play voice when card tapped

Turn this option on to play a voice recording as soon whenever a card is tapped or clicked (Figure 2).

Play applause at end of exercises

Turn this option on to enable the playing of applause at the end of each exercise. This is started by tapping or clicking the tick symbol.

Figure 2 | App settings

Rehearsing Saying Words settings

Target repetitions

Select the number of repetitions you wish the child to target from the dropdown list (Figure 3). This sets the number of circles displayed at the bottom of the Rehearsing Saying Words settings screen.

Shuffle cards

Turn this option on to shuffle the selected cards at the beginning of each exercise.

Play voice when card tapped

Turn this option on to play a voice recording as soon whenever a card is tapped or clicked.

Play applause at end of exercises

Turn this option on to enable the playing of applause at the end of each exercise. This is started by tapping or clicking the tick symbol.

App improvement programme

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Figure 3 | App settings