Accessibility in Internet Explorer 7
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Accessibility Features in Internet Explorer 7
The Internet is easier to see and explore with accessibility settings and features
in Internet Explorer 7. Internet Explorer 7 has better compatibility with assistive
technology products and new accessibility features including the Zoom option. Enhanced
keyboard access can be found in the default toolbar buttons, search box items, address
bar, and tabs. And, extensive keyboard access is available for new features added
to Internet Explorer 7.
Zoom in on a webpage Use
the Zoom feature to magnify text, images, and controls on the page. Change the zoom
level with the magnifying glass icon on the bottom right corner of each Internet
Explorer 7 window, or, from the Page menu. Choose 100%, 125%, or 150%, or, specify
magnification up to 1,000%.
Choose colors and fonts used on webpages
Make webpages easier to see by changing the text, background, link and hover colors.
Internet Explorer 7 supports the system link color, so high contrast mode and color
preferences you have chosen in your Windows operating system will work in Internet
Change webpage text size in Internet Explorer
Choose from smaller, smallest, medium, larger, or largest.
Override website font and color settings Choose to ignore colors, font styles, and font sizes specified
on webpages to make the pages easier to see. You can also choose to format documents
using your own style sheet.
Choose accessibility settings
Improve accessibility by expanding alternative text, resetting text size and zoom
levels, using smooth scrolling, showing pictures, playing animations, videos, and
sounds, and print options for webpages.