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Accessibility features

This website includes some content that is available in non-HTML format. They might not be visible properly if your browser does not have the required plug-ins.

For example, Acrobat Reader software is required to view Adobe Acrobat PDF files. If you do not have this software installed on your computer, you can download it for free. The following table lists some plug-ins that you will require:

 Document Type  Download
 PDF content   Adobe Acrobat Reader (External website that opens in a new window)
 Power Point Microsoft Office Open XML
Format Presentation (PPTX)
 Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats (External website that opens in a new window)

 

Speech Recognition

The Ministry of Finance website complies with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA. This will enable people with mobility impairments, people with visual impairments and senior citizens access the website using assistive technologies, such as speech recognition software. The information of the website is accessible with different speech recognition software, such as Dragon Naturally Speaking as well as Speech Recognition support available in Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating systems.

Following table lists the information about different speech recognition software:

Information related to Speech Recognition Software

 Speech Recognition Software  Website  Free / Commercial
 Windows Speech Recognition in Windows Vista  http://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/
windowsvista/speech.aspx (External website that opens in a new window)
 Commercial
 Speech Recognition in Windows 7  http://www.microsoft.com/enable/products/windows7/ (External website that opens in a new window)  Commercial

 

Screen Reader Access

The  website complies with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 level AA. This will enable people with visual impairments access the website using assistive technologies, such as screen readers. The information of the website is accessible with different screen readers, such as JAWS, NVDA, SAFA, Supernova and Window-Eyes

Following table lists the information about different screen readers:

Information related to the various screen readers
 Screen Reader  Website  Free / Commercial
 Screen Access For All (SAFA)  http://www.nabdelhi.org/NAB_SAFA.htm(External website that opens in a new window)  Free
 Non Visual Desktop Access (NVDA)  http://www.nvda-project.org/(External website that opens in a new window)  Free
 System Access To Go  http://www.satogo.com/(External website that opens in a new window)  Free
 Thunder  http://www.screenreader.net/index.php?pageid=2(External website that opens in a new window)  Free
 WebAnywhere  http://webanywhere.cs.washington.edu/wa.php(External website that opens in a new window)  Free
 Hal http://www.yourdolphin.co.uk/productdetail.asp?id=5(External website that opens in a new window)  Commercial
 JAWS  http://www.freedomscientific.com/jaws-hq.asp(External website that opens in a new window)  Commercial