Accessibility Scanner

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About this app

Accessibility Scanner is a tool that scans an app’s user interface to provide recommendations on how to improve accessibility of the app. Accessibility Scanner enables anyone, not just developers, to quickly and easily identify a range of common accessibility improvements; for example, enlarging small touch targets, increasing contrast for text and images and providing content descriptions for unlabelled graphical elements.

Improving the accessibility of your app may allow you to reach a larger audience and provide a more inclusive experience, especially for users with disabilities. This often leads to improved user satisfaction, app ratings and user retention.

The improvements suggested by Accessibility Scanner can be easily shared with members of your development team to determine how they can be incorporated into the app.

To begin using Accessibility Scanner:

• Open the app and follow the prompts to turn on the Accessibility Scanner service.
• Navigate to the app you wish to scan and tap the floating Accessibility Scanner button.
• Choose to perform a single scan, or record an entire user journey across multiple interfaces.
• For more detailed instructions, follow this getting started guide: g.co/android/accessibility-scanner-help

Checkout this short video to learn more about how Scanner works.
g.co/android/accessibility-scanner-video

Permissions Notice:
This app is an accessibility service. While it is active, it requires permissions to retrieve window content and observe your actions to perform its job.
Updated on
21-Jul-2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region and age The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
App activity, App info and performance and Device or other IDs
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
4.4
11T reviews
Frank Paul
10 August 2022
beautiful 🥰 operations.... it got stuck in my lock screen tab... then attack me.... ummm took files ana a app... recovery help plz... I'm trying to synchronize my main account.... I'm fuzed with it... help ASAP
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Katty Geltmeyer
3 December 2020
I'm not a developer but a blind user. I found out during the scan of an inaccessible app that the report was made in Dutch =my native &system language of phone, but scanned app isn't available in Dutch, only in English. So I accidentally sent the devs of this app a report in Dutch. It's possible I used the app in a way that wasn't meant by you, but if I could tell the app to report in the language of the scanned app, this could be handy for the devs who get the reports. Another issue is that I sometimes find the scan button to scan the app I'm using, but sometimes I can't find the button. This means a blind person can't use your accessibility scanner to find inaccessible apps and help you to find the issues for making them =apps more accessible. Thanks for considering.
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A Google user
18 May 2019
I was hoping to use this tool to change the background of apps to black with white text but dont have a clue how to use it to do so, thats if it even has the ability to do so? help! baffled, have my phone set in high contrast mode but it doesnt change apps colour & have to constantly turn negative colours on & off wich is annoying with many floors
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What's new

Updates in version 2.3:

• Introduced new functionality to recommend improvements to text scaling
• Improved accuracy of color selection in text contrast checking
• Simplified onboarding experience, allowing you to get started with fewer clicks
• Bug fixes and other enhancements