Visual impairment (or vision impairment) is vision loss (of a person) to such a degree as to qualify as an additional support need through a significant limitation of visual capability resulting from either disease, trauma, or congenital or degenerative conditions that cannot be corrected by conventional means, such as refractive correction or medication.

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NVDA 2017.3 Now Available for Download

Submitted by santiago on Fri, 25/08/2017 - 18:57
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NV Access is pleased to announce that version 2017.3 of NVDA, the free screen reader for Microsoft Windows, has now been released. Highlights of this release include input of contracted braille, support for new Windows OneCore voices available on Windows 10, in-built support for Windows 10 OCR, and many significant improvements regarding Braille and the web.

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To provide the most effective assistive technology solutions to people with a visual impairment, reading or learning difficulties and to support them in the efficient use of these solutions. Sensotec was founded in 1986 as a company active in the development of aids for blind children, their parents and teachers in mainstream education. We have since grown into a business with 38 employees, operating from 3 sites.