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New Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows 10

Windows 10 Ease of Access and Settings keyboard shortcuts

Windows 10 users who are differently abled are sure to find these keyboard shortcuts useful. These Ease of Access keyboard shortcuts will make it easier for you to operate Windows 10. Ease of Access keyboard shortcuts The Ease Of Access […]

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Turn on high contrast themes in Windows 10

High Contrast Themes in Windows are useful for those computer users who have an eye-sight disability, since they heighten the color contrast of text, windows borders, and images on your screen, to make them more visible and easier to read […]

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Windows Onscreen Keyboard: Options and Settings

The Windows operating system includes an Onscreen Keyboard whose executable is osk.exe. It is a part of the Ease of Access feature of Wind0ws 10/8, which you can operate with the help of your mouse, instead of the physical keyboard. […]

IE11 makes browsing for the Blind & Visually Impaired, easier

Windows 8 includes several accessibility features that make working with the computer a lot easier for the challenged. Starting with Windows 8, Internet Explorer 11 has made things even easier for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Those of you who […]

How to use Narrator in Windows 7/8

The Windows operating system includes several accessibility features that make using Windows 8/7 easier, for people with age-related or other disabilities. By the time folks cross the fifties, most will have vision, hearing, or dexterity impairments. Have dexterity and mobility […]

Change Notifications display time in Windows 10/8/7

Yesterday we saw how to change Windows cursor thickness & blinking rate to make it more visible via the Ease of Access tab in PC Settings. Today we will see how to increase or decrease the time, for which toast […]

Download Windows 8 Accessibility Guide from Microsoft

Microsoft has released an Accessibility Tutorials and a Fact Sheet for Windows 8 and it is now available for download from the Microsoft Download Center. The guide discusses the Accessibility features and options available in Windows 8. Windows 8 includes […]

Set Windows 7 notification dialog boxes to stay open longer

While many prefer to turn off the Windows notification dialog boxes, which appear in the right side taskbar bottom corner near the notification area/system tray, there may be others who find its time of display, to be short! Set Windows […]