Listing Assistive Technologies

Index table for Assistive Technologies
Title Notes Versions Actions
Chromevox

This is the native assistive technology for Chromebooks and Chrome browsers. Refer to the ChromeVox User Guide to learn more about this tool.

1.26 and below
1.27+
JAWS

Visit Freedom Scientific's website to purchase and download JAWS. To learn more about shortcut keys, reference the "JAWS 16 Introduces MathML Support" section on the What's New in JAWS webpage.

15 and below
16.0-16.0.2136 (Oct 2014 - Apr 2015)
16.0.2339-17.0.2007 (Apr 2015 - May 2016)
17.0.2211+ (June 2016 and later)
Kindle Screen Reader
All
Narrator

Narrator, a basic screen reader that reads aloud the text that appears on screen, and describes events such as error messages, has been redesigned in Windows 8 to be substantially faster, and to support many new features. Whether you’re an individual who is blind, has low vision, or, are fully sighted, you will be able to use Windows 8 from the first time you start your device.

https://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/windows8/

NVDA (with MathPlayer)

Whenever NVDA is used to access MathML, MathPlayer must be installed.

Visit the NVAccess website to download NVDA (free) and refer to the NVDA User Guide to learn more about how to interact with MathML content using shortcut keys. Visit Design Science's website to learn more and download a copy of MathPlayer (free).

2015.1 and below
2015.2+
Orca

This is the native assistive technology for Linux. Visit About Orca to learn more about this tool.

All
Talkback

This is the native assistive technology for Android. Visit Google's Android Accessibility Help Page to learn more about activating this tool.

All
Voiceover (desktop)

This is the native assistive technology for Macs. Visit Apple's Voiceover for OS X to learn more about activating this tool.

All
Voiceover (mobile)

This is the native assistive technology for iOS. Visit Apple's VoiceOver for iOS to learn more about activating this tool.

All
Window-Eyes (with MathPlayer)

Visit AI Squared to download Window-Eyes and Design Science to download MathPlayer.

8 and below
9+
ZoomText

Visit AI Squared's website to learn more and download ZoomText.

All