Accessibility in Windows 7

Ease of Access Center

Ease of Access logoThe Ease of Access Center provides a convenient, centralized place to locate accessibility settings and programs to make your computer easier to use. The Ease of Access Center can be found in the Control Panel by selecting Windows logo key+U and also when logging into Windows.

The Ease of Access Center includes:

* Quick access to common tools. Start Magnifier, On-Screen Keyboard, Narrator, and High Contrast quickly.

* Get recommendations to make your computer easier to use. An optional questionnaire provides a personalized list of recommended settings based on your answers to a series of questions about your eyesight, dexterity, hearing, and more. A custom list of recommended settings is provided so you can choose which options you want to try.

* Explore all settings by category. Instead of looking for accessibility settings in various places, settings are organized so you can explore how to:

o Use the computer without a display

o Make the computer easier to see

o Use the computer without a mouse or keyboard

o Make the mouse easier to use

o Make the keyboard easier to use

o Use text or visual alternatives for sounds

o Make it easier to focus on tasks

via Accessibility in Windows 7.


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