Use Windows to make your Office experience accessible

There are several ways to make Microsoft Office more accessible by people with disabilities. In many cases, the easiest way to customize your system to make it more accessible is by using the Accessibility settings in Microsoft Windows. For more information, do one or both of the following:

  • See the Accessibility page on the Microsoft Web site.

  • See the Help articles in the Windows Help and Support Center:

    1. Click Start and then click Help and Support.

    2. Type accessibility in the Search field, and then press ENTER.

    3. Choose an article in the Search Results list.

Applies To: Access 2013, Access 2007, Access 2010, Excel 2013, Excel 2007, Excel 2010, InfoPath 2010, Communicator 2007, OneNote 2007, OneNote 2010, Outlook 2007, Outlook 2010, PowerPoint 2007, PowerPoint 2010, Project 2007, Project 2010, Publisher 2013, Publisher 2007, Publisher 2010, SharePoint Designer 2007, SharePoint Designer 2010, Groove 2010, Visio 2013, Visio 2007, Visio 2010, Word 2013, Word 2007, Office 365 End User, Excel Starter, Project 2007 Standard, Project 2010 Standard, Visio 2007 Standard, Visio Standard 2010, Word Starter, PowerPoint 2013, Project Professional 2013, Project 2013 Standard, Visio 2016 Preview



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