White on black for Deaf-Blind

K.J. Boal kjoanne403 at HOTMAIL.COM
Tue Oct 30 19:00:16 UTC 2007

I'm not blind, but I always prefer light printing on a dark background myself, when possible.  I like the look of that screen capture, Val!

> From: signwriting at mac.com> Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2007 19:42:57 -0700> To: sw-l at majordomo.valenciacc.edu> Subject: [sw-l] White on black for Deaf-Blind> > On Oct 29, 2007, at 7:36 PM, Adam Frost wrote:> > Andre,> > I have Adobe Acrobat Reader version 8. You can get to the > > Accessibility Mode by pressing CTRL+K. To change what Val was > > talking about just press CRTL+K and then A (for accessibility > > mode), then press ALT+H (for High Contrast Colors), TAB to go to > > the drop down menu and down one for "Yellow on Black" or twice for > > "White on Black". However, I could not get the SignWriting to > > change to white on black because it won't change image colors. > > Hmm... So it seems to be that images in PDFs can not have the > > contrast colors changed in this mannar. I will have to ask around > > at work if it is possible. (I work with several Deaf-Blinds myself.)> > Hand waving> > Adam> > > Yes...this is all true and very well explained, Adam - thank you!> > Take a look at how beautiful the Macintosh reverses everything for > the Blind...here is a page from DocumentMaker the way it looks on the > Mac, when you choose to reverse your screen...I like it so much > myself I reverse my screen sometimes just to see everything reversed > it is so beautiful to look at! (see attached)..> > I would be happy to raise the money to get a Macintosh for Andre just > so his life could be easier - imagine how wonderful to be able to see > everything on your computer, Andre, with no struggle...> > It is done with one keystroke - you can toggle back and forth and > everything on the screen reverses without any special programming...> > > 
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