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How do you use the computer?

I was curious to how people who are blind are able to use the computer. I figure maybe remembering keys or having a keyboard with braille but what about seeing the screen?

Hopefully this doesn't sound rude.

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That's what i like about computers too.


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Yeah i agree with you but you cant watch things like tv shows and videos on youtube on the braillenote Paulina


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In my opinion, braillenotes are a lot easier.


Yea mimi is right about that and some like people use a device like a braillenote it's kind like a miny computer with a braille display so we can see what are doing online hope this helps PaulinaRe:How do you use the computer?





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To respond to your question, most blind people memorize the keyboard and use a talking software to read the screen.


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I just get confused with Jaws. I would much rather use my braillenote.


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Are you saying that you don't know the keyboard on the computer? I am not being meen.


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I don't think it's rude. I don't like using the comvuter because it's too visual.


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