Accessibility options and features are built into many Microsoft products and are useful for individuals who have difficulty typing or using a mouse, are blind or have low vision, or are deaf or hard-of-hearing.

Step-by-Step Tutorials

Microsoft offers a series of step-by-step accessibility tutorials to show you how to use the mouse or keyboard to navigate, select options, and change settings to adjust the accessibility options and settings on your computer. This information is presented in a side-by-side format so that you can see at a glance how to use the mouse, the keyboard, or a combination of both.

See the Accessibility Tutorials for Microsoft Products ( to find step-by-step tutorials that include the following:

  • Windows Vista

  • Windows XP

  • Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5

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