Assistive Technologies

Need a little extra help using your computer? Linux has some tools to make life easier.

assistMenu -> Preferences  -> Assisted Technologies  will find the above program.  Assisted Technologies will make it easier to do one-handed typing for instance, allowing  you to have for instance, the shift key stick on for the next key press, or have the computer ignore extra key presses if you have fat fingers like I do!assist3

Changing the mouse from right to left-handed, adding a virtual magnifying glass so you can see areas of the screen easier, even turning on speech so your computer can read your emails or chat messages.

The Software Manager has a variety of other useful tools for those of us who need them. Linux is a very friendly operating system for those of us who require a little extra help