Improve the accessibility of a system

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System Fundamentals[1]

Where usability is concerned with normal use, accessibility is concerned with with how people with disabilities interact with a system. Common cases of disbaility are hearing loss, diminished sight, poor sensory ability, etc...

Examples of how we might improve accessibility include touch screen, voice recognition, text-to-speech, and Braille keyboard.

Do I understand this?

  1. Please listGive a sequence of brief answers with no explanation. and describeGive a detailed account or picture of a situation, event, pattern or process. at least 5 accessibility features on your mac os x computer.
  2. Please listGive a sequence of brief answers with no explanation. and describeGive a detailed account or picture of a situation, event, pattern or process. at least 5 accessibility features on another operating system, such as Linux or Windows.

Standards

  • IdentifyProvide an answer from a number of possibilities. Recognize and state briefly a distinguishing fact or feature. methods that can be used to improve the accessibility of a system.


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