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Auditory Presentation of Graphical User Interfaces

@inproceedings{Mynatt1992AuditoryPO,
  title={Auditory Presentation of Graphical User Interfaces},
  author={Elizabeth D. Mynatt},
  year={1992}
}
oriented textual output displayed on the screen was stored in the computer’s framebuffer. An access program could simply copy the contents of the framebuffer to a speech synthesizer, a Braille terminal or a Braille printer. Conversely, the contents of the framebuffer for a graphical interface are simple pixel values. To provide access to GUIs, it is necessary to intercept application output before it reaches the screen. This intercepted application output becomes the basis for an offscreen… Expand
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