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Operating Systems with built-in Accessibility Features

Linear version of the information on this table

Accessibility features available by operating system.
Feature Mac OS 7.0 through 9.0 Mac OS X version 10.1 Windows 95/98/ME/NT4/2000 DOS 3.3 and higher X11R6.1 w/XKB Linux with XFree86 4.0.1 or higher, XKB, and AccessX
Sticky Keys
X
X
X
3
X
X
Repeat Keys
X
 
X
3
X
X
Slow Keys
X
 
X
3
X
X
Bounce Keys    
X
3
X
X
Mouse Keys
X
X
X
3
X
X
Toggle Keys    
X
3
X
 
Sound Sentry
1
 
X
3
   
Show Sounds Flag    
X
     
High Contrast    
X
     
Serial Keys
2
 
X
3
   

Key Explanation
X Built-in
1 If sound is turned off on a Macintosh, it will flash the menu bar when a sound is played
2 SerialKeys is provided by the Mac SerialKeys program available from Computer Access Program: Apple Macintosh and Apple
3 DOS features are provided by AccessDOS (available from Computer Access Program: DOS and IBM AccessDOS)