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Accessibility

A collection of settings and features designed to make Windows XP easier to use for those with visual, hearing, and physical impairments. See Figure 5-1.

Figure 5-1. The Utility Manager lets you control several accessibility features from one window



Accessibility, additional settings for web pages

Control Panel Internet Options General tab Accessibility


Accessibility, enable / disable warnings and notifications

Control Panel Accessibility Options General tab


Accessibility, magnify a portion of the screen

See “Microsoft Magnifier” in Chapter 4.


Accessibility, make Alt Key “sticky"

Control Panel Accessibility Options Keyboard tab Use StickyKeys


Accessibility, manage startup options

See “Utility Manager” in Chapter 4.


Accessibility, move Magnifier with focus change in web pages

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Accessibility Move system caret with focus/selection changes


Accessibility, read screen text out loud

See “Narrator” in Chapter 4.


Accessibility, type with the mouse

See “On-Screen Keyboard” in Chapter 4.


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