How can I get help with using my Apple Mac computer?

Apple computers running Mac OS X are a popular choice for blind and partially sighted people due to the built-in accessibility features, including the Zoom magnifier and VoiceOver screen reader.

To turn on the Zoom magnifier, press the command or control key (depending on your computer) and drag two fingers up or down on the trackpad to increase or decrease the magnification. 

To turn on the VoiceOver screen reader, press the command and F5 keys at the same time.

You can run Zoom and VoiceOver on your Mac at the same time.

If you would like more in-depth help using your Mac contact our Helpline:

 

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