This menu item contains applications for the handicapped.

Pre-Installed (This sub-menu is not active after installation. You can activate it by going to System>Preferences>Main Menu, and checking the Accessibility box.)



Description Of Application

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Screen Keyboard


A simple on-screen keyboard will be useful for those who are not able to use a standard keyboard, either due to a disability, or because they use a tablet PC, or because the device they are using does not have a physical keyboard (information terminals at expos), or because they wish to input in a language for which they do not have a keyboard (usually with a different glyph-type).


Screen Keyboard Settings

onBoard Settings

This is the manager for the above onBoard setting to configure your on screen keyboard.


Orca Screen Reader & Magnifier


Orca is a free, open source, flexible, extensible, and powerful assistive technology for people with visual impairments. Using various combinations of speech synthesis, braille, and magnification, Orca helps provide access to applications and toolkits that support the AT-SPI (e.g., the GNOME desktop).


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