Screen Reader

SCREEN READER ACCESS

 

The website of the Office of the Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities complies with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 level AA. This will enable people with visual impairments access the website using assistive technologies, including screen readers. The information of the website is accessible with different screen readers, such as JAWS, NVDA, SAFA, Supernova and Window-Eyes. Following table lists the information about different screen readers:

 

Information related to the various screen readers
Screen ReaderWebsiteFree/Commercial
Screen Access For All (SAFA)  http://www.nabdelhi.org/NAB_SAFA.htmFree
Non Visual Desktop Access (NVDA)  http://www.nvda-project.org/Free
System Access To Go  http://www.satogo.com/Free
Thunder  http://www.screenreader.net/index.php?pageid=2Free
WebAnywhere  http://webanywhere.cs.washington.edu/wa.phpFree
Hal  http://www.yourdolphin.co.uk/productdetail.asp?id=5Commercial
JAWS  http://www.freedomscientific.com/jaws-hq.aspCommercial
Supernova  http://www.yourdolphin.co.uk/productdetail.asp?id=1Commercial
Window-Eyes  http://www.gwmicro.com/Window-Eyes/Commercial

 

 

Speech Recognition Support

 

The website of the Office of the Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities complies with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA. This will enable people with mobility impairments, people with visual impairments and senior citizens access the website using assistive technologies, such as speech recognition software. The information of the website is accessible with different speech recognition software, such as Dragon Naturally Speaking as well as Speech Recognition support available in Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating systems.

 

Following table lists the information about different speech recognition software:

 

Information related to Speech Recognition Software
Speech Recognition SoftwareWebsiteFree / Commercial
Dragon Naturally Speaking  http://www.nuance.com/naturallyspeaking/products/default.asp 
Windows Speech Recognition in Windows Vista http://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/windowsvista/speech.aspxCommercial
Speech Recognition in Windows 7  http://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/windows7/Commercial