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Please let me know if you find any links on this page that do not work and I will update this page as soon as I can. Email me (Andrew Harris) at Thank you for your patience in this matter.

Windows Support Page

Windows Accessibility

1 Available accessibility features. Overview
2 Zoom. How to use magnifier
3 Narrator. Hear text read aloud to you
4 NVDA Basic Screen Reader Keyboard Commands. NVDA Basic Keyboard Commands
5 NVDA Practice page. NVDA Screen Reader Practice Page
6 Windows Operating System Keyboard shortcuts. Windows keyboard shortcuts.pdf
7 Windows Narrator shortcuts. Windows Narrator
8 RNIB. Windows 7 keyboard shortcuts.pdf
9 RNIB. Windows 8 keyboard shortcuts.pdf
10 SuperNova Screen Reader. QR SuperNova Commands

Windows Core Topics

1 Windows Product Basics. Windows 10 features     Getting Started Windows 10 features     More Windows 10 info
2 Windows Notes. Using One Note
3 Windows Contacts. The People App
4 Windows Email. Set up Email    Outlook with NVDA
5 Windows Messaging. Windows 10 Messaging App
6 Windows Internet. Windows 10 new browser App (Edge) App
7 Windows Phone. Making a mobile phone call
8 Windows Electronic Books. Review of 5 Ebook readers for Windows 10

Windows Optional Topics

1 Facebook Help. Useful Facebook Shortcut commands

If you need help on any topics not listed above, please email me at I will do my best to accommodate your request.

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Accessibility Page Control Section

Keyboard control (Chrome/Safari, note add shift for Firefox): Screen Speak - Press ALT + s, Pause Audio - Press Alt + p.
To reset/reload page activate the Reload Page button below.

Search Section

If you are using a laptop, then to search for text on any currently displayed page press Control and F, then enter the required search text in the displayed search box. Any text found in the current page will be highlighted, you can use the up and down symbols displayed within the search box to search forward or backwards for occurrences of your search text.

If you are accessing this site via a smart phone or tablet, you will need to navigate to the 'More options' button, usually towards the top right hand side of your screen, to access your device Search options for the currently displayed page. Note that sometimes instead of the word 'Search' your device might display 'Find in page' as the option to select for searching the current page.

To search for text primarily in other pages of the Simplyinformed Website, enter text in the search box below. To get back from the search results Press ALT and Left Arrow. Please note there may be a few initial links that take you to other sites that match your site search string, these can of course be disregarded if you only want to be taken to content on this site. Please note that the Search box is displayed as a table with one row and three columns, in other there are three cells in the search table layout. Cell one is where you enter your search string and press enter, or move to cell two to activate the Search Button. Move to cell three to find the clear search content button to clear out the text in cell on, ready to enter a new search string. Use the Up and Down arrows to move through search table cells when using NVDA. Once the Narrator has been taken to the search box press the enter key so that the screen reader switches into text input mode.

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