Windows 7 Accessibility Tutorials

Learn how to use the accessibility features of Windows 7.

Make your computer easier to use (Ease of Access Center)

Personalize your computer


Keyboard shortcuts

Make items on the screen appear bigger (Magnifier)

includes how to:
  • Choose where Magnifier focuses
  • Change the zoom level
  • Set the zoom increment
  • Set the lens size
  • Turn on color inversion for better screen legibility
  • Display the Magnifier toolbar

Type without using the keyboard (On-Screen Keyboard)

includes how to:
  • Change how information is entered into On-Screen Keyboard
  • Set On-Screen Keyboard to use audible clicks
  • Use a numeric keypad in On-Screen Keyboard
  • Enable text prediction in On-Screen Keyboard

Hear text read aloud with Narrator

includes how to:
  • Choose which text Narrator reads aloud
  • Change the Narrator voice
  • Start Narrator minimized

Speech Recognition

includes how to:
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