JAWS

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jaws CD boxJAWS  (Job Access With Speech) screen reader is used by those who are blind or have severe visual impairments in order to access Windows applications.

It is a complex program that uses numerous keyboard short cuts and scripts in order to work with other software packages and items on the web.  Skilled users can access complex documents, but it takes time to learn and is an expensive program.

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