There is a famous line from the 1967 cult classic film “Cool Hand Luke” that is perhaps more famous than the film itself. The line goes, “What we’ve got here is failure to communicate.” It’s spoken by the prison warden character as part of a tough-talk speech delivered to people who don’t appreciate the violent
This white (or black in dark mode) area is called the “Symbol Display Box”. This is where symbols will appear as you use the Symbol-It app.1 of 7 End Tour
The new “Button Row” lets you easily control and navigate Symbol-It with one finger2 of 7 End Tour
When you press the microphone icon, your words are translated and displayed in the Symbol Display Box.
To stop, you simply press the button again. If you do not press it again, it will automatically stop after 59 seconds of symbolling.3 of 7 End Tour
Take a photo and create your own personalized symbols. You can even edit the symbol later.4 of 7 End Tour
Easily clear your display box and start over.
However, it is not necessary to press this icon to do so. The symbol display box will also clear if you simply press the microphone and begin recording a new message.5 of 7 End Tour
As your words are being translated into symbols, the text translation will appear here. Simply select the icon to view the text.6 of 7 End Tour
To open the Symbol-It menu and customize your Symbol-It experience, just click here.
To learn more about customization and personalization, check out our tutorials on YouTube.7 of 7 End Tour
The Only App That Makes Speech Visible in Picture Symbols
Symbol-It™ turns any iOS device into a speech-to-symbol translator by using the leading AAC symbol systems. Never before has it been possible to translate verbal speech to picture symbols at the speed of conversation. Symbol-It is made for the communication partner!