Type with your voice
Convert your speech to text with Dictate in Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook for PCs. Also available with the Dictate add-in for Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint for PCs which supports dictation in 20+ languages and real-time translation to 60+ languages.
Work with keyboard-only
The Office apps are designed to work seamlessly with keyboards. Shortcuts are documented per application to help you get started. Additionally, Tell Me lets you quickly access commands in several Office apps by typing what you want to do using everyday language.
Create polished content efficiently
Intelligence is infused in the Office apps to help you do more in fewer steps. Get automated design recommendations in seconds after you add an image in PowerPoint with Designer. Get started quickly with access to reliable sources and citable content without leaving Word with Researcher.
Promote digital inclusion with Microsoft 365
With a digital transformation solution that is accessible by design, accelerate your journey toward a more productive, inclusive, and compliant workplace.
Microsoft 365 apps seamlessly integrate with assistive technologies and accessibility settings on most devices. Additionally, some applications offer built-in Ease of Access settings and Learning Tools to enhance reading and writing experiences for people of all abilities.
Accessibility Checkers, Accessible Templates, Autogenerated Alt-Text for images and Captions for audio are available in the Microsoft 365 apps to make it easier for everyone to make their emails, documents, presentations, and meetings more inclusive.
Microsoft 365 apps are designed with the requirements of EN 301 549, WCAG 2.0 AA and US Section 508 in mind. External suppliers under the U.S. Department of Homeland Services Trusted Tester Program help verify conformance to accessibility standards.
Experience key enhancements
Check out short demonstrations of key accessibility enhancements in the Microsoft 365 apps (formerly Office 365).