How do I turn on the accessible mode in Skype for Windows desktop?

Windows

Make Skype even more user-friendly by turning on the accessibility support. To enable the accessible mode in Skype for Windows desktop:

  1. Sign in to Skype.
  2. Go to Tools > Options… > Advanced > Accessibility.
  3. Check the box next to “Enable accessible mode”.
  4. Click Save.

Skype for Windows desktop also supports the NVDA* screen reader on Windows 7.

Using Skype for Windows 8? Learn how to use Narrator to read text on the screen in Windows 8.

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