Help with CD-ROMS
Staff can help you identify which of the networked CD-ROMS have accessibility options. Please ask for help.
Magnifier, Narrator and On-Screen Keyboard
These are tools that are part of Windows XP. Magnifier is a screen mannifier. Narrator will read many programs out loud.
(From Start select Programs, select Accessories, select Accessibility, and select the tool required).
Is a program designed to help with planning, such as when preparing an assignment. It can expert its results to Word.
(In Windows XP, from Start select Information Sources, select Tutorials, select Inspiration).
Software required to view particular applications can be found here
The latest version of Microsoft Windows is called Windows Vista. If you are an old hand to Windows, or if you are completely new to PC's, there is some learning required!
To help you get the very most out of your initial Vista set up Abilitynet have created a range of Windows Vista specific skillsheets to help.
Skillsheets to download (all in PDF):