Topic outline

  • General

    Apple laptop: Accessibility

    This course is for anyone with an Apple laptop computer who wishes to learn how to use the built-in accessibility options to make their computer easier to use.

    We show you where to find these options, how to increase the size of text and images on the screen, make the mouse pointer easier to see, and how to use Apple's virtual reality assistant, Siri, to perform tasks on your computer using voice commands.

    What do I need to start this course?

    To get the most from this course, you will need the following:

    • Your computer, installed with the macOS Catalina operating system. For more information on how to check for or install Catalina, refer to page 6 of our Security and privacy printable guide.
    • Just under 15 minutes to watch the video. You can pause and restart the video as often as you like so that you can follow along on your computer at the same time.
    • Alternatively, you might like to print and follow the steps in our handy course guide. You can find the guide at the bottom of this page.

    When you're ready to start, scroll down and click or tap the play button on the video.