Using an Xbox / PS4 games controller
This support article covers the following applications:
Teleprompter for video
Script videos for businesses
The Teleprompter for Video app can be controlled remotely using any supported games controller.
Supported wireless controllers
Pair the controller with your iPhone or iPad
Xbox pairing instructions
Turn on your Xbox controller by pressing the Xbox symbol at the top, then put it into pair mode by pressing the pairing button on the top face of the controller (near the left trigger).
The controller will flash and appear in the list of devices in the Bluetooth menu of the Settings app. For further information about pairing Bluetooth devices, please see this guide
PS4 pairing instructions
Hold down the PS button and the Share button simultaneously for 5 seconds. The controller will flash and then appear in the list of devices in the Bluetooth menu of the Settings app. For further information about pairing Bluetooth devices, please see this guide
For troubleshooting, please read the Apple support article which gives various information about how to pair games controllers to an iPhone or iPad.
- Start / Stop Recording
- Start / Pause Scrolling
- Decrease speed of scrolling
- Increase speed of scrolling
- Move the script backwards
- Move the script forwards