Floating Captions on Ava Mobile

A step-by-step guide on how to use picture-in-picture mode to receive captions!

Updated over a week ago

Floating Caption Overview

Ava can provide floating captions on your iPhone or iPad, allowing you to caption anything from YouTube to TikTok to Spotify πŸ™Œ Follow along below to learn how!

🚨Note: this can only be used on iOS devices using iOS 15 or higher

🫧 How to Use Floating Captions

  1. Start an Ava conversation

  2. Swipe up from the bottom of your screen

  3. Move the Floating Captions by pressing and holding the box and then dragging across the screen. It can only be dragged to one of the four corners of your screen

  4. Open another app such as Facebook, YouTube, TikTok, or Instagram, and Ava will start captioning the video.

✍🏼 Tip: have the volume up for Ava to "listen" to the audio

🚨 Note: To mute the microphone, simply hit the ⏹ icon on Ava. To unmute, hit the ▢️ icon:

πŸ™… How to Close Floating Captions

There are a few ways to close your Floating Captions:

  1. Tap on the captions box and then tap on the X icon on the top left

  2. Return to the Ava app

  3. Force Quit the Ava App by swiping up on your screen and swiping up on Ava

πŸ‘ Content that can be captioned with Floating Captions

  • Voicemails ☎️

  • YouTube (videos) πŸ“Ί

  • TikTok (videos) πŸ“³

  • Facebook (videos) πŸ’»

πŸ‘Ž Content that cannot be captioned with Floating Captions

  • Telephone πŸ“ž

  • FaceTime πŸ“±

  • WhatsApp πŸ’¬

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