How do I activate Reader Mode? Fox News Team February 09, 2015 22:09 Updated Follow To activate Reader Mode: Tap ‘Sections’. Navigate and tap on ‘Settings’. In the ‘Reader Mode’ item, switch to the On (switch should be green). Related articles What is Reader Mode? What if my phone’s location settings are not enabled? The articles and videos appear to be outdated - How can I refresh the content? How do I contact my local FOX station? Can I watch full episodes online? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.