Test with assistive technologies

How to test

People with permanent or temporary disability or impairment may rely on a range of assistive technologies.  Use the below as a guide to ensure you test the service with a cross-section of browsers and assistive technologies. However, you should be sure to test against the browser/operating system that your users are likely to be using. 

Most used assistive technologies

Software Version Type Browser
JAWS 15 or later   Screen reader Internet Explorer 11
ZoomText   10.11 or later   Screen magnifier   Internet Explorer 11  
Dragon Naturally Speaking
11 or later Speech recognition Internet Explorer 11
 NVDA 2016 or later Screen reader Mozilla Firefox (latest versions)
VoiceOver 7.0 or later Screen reader Safari on iOS 10 and OS X

Assistive technology testing guides

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