Microsoft PowerPoint

7 Keywords: PowerPoint, Accessibility, Slides, Presentations, Lecshare, Illinois Wizard, Text To Speech

Microsoft PowerPoint is a presentation tool used by many, offering the chance to build text with multimedia slides. The slides can also be used for planning and organisation with the ability to shuffle cards.  Accessibility can be a problem and it helps to use the Microsoft templates and speaker notes. 

LecShare have produced a program to remind users where to add items that can make it easier for screen readers to navigate slides and work with multimedia.  The Illinois Accessible Web Publishing Wizard for Microsoft® Office also provides support.  

It is possible to read and present PowerPoint slides if you are a screen reader user.  General advice about making your PowerPoint slides more inclusive.