Video Tutorials

Appendix


Is my child too young for TippyTalk?

We all learn differently. Users tell us TippyTalk has been effective for a variety of ages. The best way to know if the platform works for your child is to try it out. Visit the Google Play Store or Apple App Store to start your free trial.

Is TippyTalk suitable for other nonverbal conditions?

TippyTalk is suitable for all people who are living with a nonverbal learning disorder. That’s one of the reasons the app is available for a free 14-day trial. This way, you can experiment with the platform to see if it works for your family. Visit the Google Play Store or Apple App Store to start your free trial.

Why isn’t TippyTalk available in my country?

We are working hard to make TippyTalk available everywhere. We’ll let you know when the app is available in your area.

Do I need constant internet access to use TippyTalk?

The user needs internet access to send a message. The receiver does not need internet access. He or she can receive it via a mobile device.

How many devices require a TippyTalk download?

You only need TippyTalk on one device – the device which senders use to create messages. Family members and caregivers can receive messages on any mobile device.

How do I create a new item?

Here’s a really helpful video that demonstrates how to create a new item: https://www.tippy-talk.com/tippy-talk/

Why does the app crash when I access the camera roll?

We’ve fixed this problem and the app will be updated upon Apple’s approval. Please hang tight for now!

How do I set up the app?

Here’s a really helpful video that demonstrates how to get started: https://www.tippy-talk.com/tippy-talk/

Why does the app freeze on the “add person” screen?

You might be stuck on the tutorial screen. Try swiping from right to left to continue.

Why am I not receiving texts?

Please double-check that your phone number and area code are entered correctly.

Why won’t the app rotate?

We’ll be updating the app to allow for the rotation feature soon.

Can I record a sound to play when an item is selected?

Look for the “i” (information) button on the set-up screen. Here’s a video to help: https://www.tippy-talk.com/tippy-talk/

Can texts be sent through a 3rd party messaging app such as whatsapp?

The app uses a standard cellular messaging system that comes through your mobile carrier.