New Accessibility Options in Office Online

Several new accessibility improvements to Microsoft’s Office Online have been rolled out. The improvements give users who are blind or have low vision a better experience. Microsoft has improved the way screen readers interact with Office Online through the use of the WAI-ARIA (Web Accessibility Initiative – Accessible Rich Internet Applications) web accessibility standard.

Microsoft has made other improvements over the past year as well. The following OfficeGarage videos demonstrate some of the improvements:

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