What's that beeping noise when changing channels on my Sky Q box?

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Sky Q can bring your attention to programmes that have audio description by beeping when you tune to a programme with audio description.


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Audio description is a feature for blind or partially sighted people. When there's a gap in the dialogue on a film or TV programme, an extra voice explains what's happening on screen.


You can turn off the beep on audio description by take the following steps:-


  1. Press Home on your Sky Q remote, and select Settings, then select Accessibility.
  2. Select Beep on audio description and select Off.


Find out how to enable the other accessibility options on Sky Q by clicking here.