How to Find and Fix Issues in Swift Playgrounds When using VoiceOver


My name is Tyler Sheft. Today, I want to show you how to use VoiceOver to find and fix issues that may come up while coding in Swift Playgrounds. Watch the video at the bottom of this post to learn how to find and fix issues in your Swift Playgrounds code while using VoiceOver.


  • Compile: The act of the device converting code into machine-readable instructions.
  • Issue: Error that prevents code from running.
  • Whitespace: Another name for the character entered by typing a space. This term is often used instead of “Space” when talking about code.
  • Suggestion: The resolution to an error. Use the Fix button next to the resolution, if available, to fix the issue automatically.

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Please see my previous Swift Playgrounds posts to learn how to get started coding using VoiceOver, and how to navigate the puzzle world using VoiceOver.