Linux Administration/User Interfaces/Accessibility

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This lesson covers accessibility.

Objectives and Skills[edit | edit source]

Objectives and skills for the accessibility portion of Linux+ certification include:[1]

  • Accessibility
    • Basic knowledge of keyboard accessibility settings (AccessX)
    • Basic knowledge of visual settings and themes
    • Basic knowledge of assistive technology (AT)
    • The following is a partial list of the used files, terms and utilities:
      • Sticky/repeat keys
      • Slow/bounce/toggle keys
      • Mouse keys
      • High contrast/large print desktop themes
      • Screen reader
      • Braille display
      • Screen magnifier
      • On-screen keyboard
      • Gestures (used at login, for example gdm)
      • Orca
      • GOK
      • Emacspeak

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Multimedia[edit | edit source]

Activities[edit | edit source]

Lesson Summary[edit | edit source]

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