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How to enable or disable audio descriptions on Disney+

How to enable or disable audio descriptions on Disney+

Disney+ offers a whole new world of accessibility features. Here we show you how to use audio descriptions on your smartphone and desktop.


Disney+ subscribers can experience content in a new way with descriptive audio-activated content.


With over 1,000 titles that have optional audio descriptions, some in multiple languages, Disney+ is one of the best streaming platforms for descriptive audio content. However, you must keep in mind that the availability of audio description varies by country and region.


How to enable audio descriptions on Disney+ (mobile)

Disney+ AD sample with Guardians of the Galaxy holiday special

Disney+ titles that have audio description options in at least one language are listed on the content home page next to the maturity rating. It is illustrated by A.D icon, as shown in the image above.

To enable or disable audio descriptions on Disney+ via a mobile device, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Disney+ app on your mobile device.
  2. Select the title you want to watch and let it start playing.
  3. Select Sound and subtitles the menu icon at the top right of the screen.
  4. Select the sound setting you want.
  5. Exit Sound and subtitles Menu. Your selection will automatically start playing.

Alongside audio descriptions, you can also find Ultra HD and HDR content on Disney+.

How to enable audio descriptions on Disney+ (smart TVs)

To turn audio descriptions on or off when watching Disney+ on a smart TV, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to the Disney+ app and sign in to your smart TV or TV-connected streaming device.
  2. Select the title you want to watch and let it start playing.
  3. Use the remote control to select Sound and subtitles menu in the upper right corner of the playback window.
  4. Select the desired sound setting. Audio description settings are listed as language, followed by [Audio Description].
  5. Exit Sound and subtitles Menu. Your selection will automatically start playing.

If you feel you need them, you can also toggle subtitles on and off on the Disney+ app via the Audio & Subtitles menu.

How to enable audio descriptions on Disney+ (desktop)

To turn audio descriptions on or off from your favorite browser, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to the Disney+ website.
  2. Start playing the title you want to watch.
  3. click on Sound and subtitles the menu icon at the top right of the screen.
  4. Select the desired sound setting. Audio description settings are listed as language, followed by [Audio Description].
  5. Exit Sound and subtitles menu, and playback of the program or movie continues automatically.

Disney+ Audio Description options with English selected

Remember that if you want to use audio descriptions online, it is recommended to use one of these browsers:

  • Firefox
  • Chrome
  • Edge
  • Safari

Explore Disney+ in a new way with audio descriptions

With the addition of audio descriptions in multiple languages ​​for many of its titles, Disney+ has become one of the best streaming platforms for audio accessibility.

Whether you’re using it on your phone or computer, you can get the most out of Disney+ in minutes.

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