Assistive Technology Software Resource Guide

What is Assistive Technology?

Any piece of equipment or device used to improve the capabilities of people with disabilities - Oklahoma ABLE Tech

Assistive technology (AT) software is available to faculty, staff, and students, and can be downloaded/enabled on a personal device. Some AT software is available to the general public. Restrictions noted below.  (For UCO-owned devices, please contact Disability Support Services at

For Windows OS:

Features AT software 


Screen Magnifier

Fusion  (Fusion Tutorial) UCO email required

ZoomText (ZoomText TutorialUCO email required

Windows magnifier (Windows logo key  + Plus sign (+)) Free​​​​

Screen Readers

Jaws (JAWS TutorialUCO email required

NVDA (NVDA TutorialFree

Speech Recognition

Dragon (Please Registration with DSS is required


Windows Speech-To-Text (Windows logo key + H keyFree



Adobe Reader Read-Out-Loud (Adobe Reader Read-Out-Loud TutorialFree

Edge Read Aloud (Edge Read Aloud TutorialFree

Outlook Read Aloud (Outlook Read Aloud TutorialFree

Word Immersive Reader (Word Immersive Reader TutorialFree

For Mac OS:


AT Software

Screen Magnifier

Apple Zoom Feature (Apple Zoom Tutorial)  Free

Screen Reader

VoiceOver (VoiceOver TutorialFree

Speech Recognition

Apple Voice Control (Apple Voice Control tutorialFree


Apple Dictation (Apple Dictation Tutorial)  Free


Apple Speech (Apple Speech TutorialFree

If you require assistance with installation or training of AT, feel free to contact Disability Support Services. 

Disability Support Services
University of Central Oklahoma
Nigh University Center, Room 305



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