Accessibility Catalog Items and Sysgen Variables (Compact 2013)


In Windows Embedded Compact, you can include the Accessibility catalog item in an OS design to help persons with disabilities use computers more easily by providing them with different accessibility options to configure, such as mouse keys or sound sentry.

For more information, see Accessibility.

For more information about how to add or remove catalog items, see Create Your First OS.

  • Mouse
  • Keyboard
  • Audio driver

The following table shows the catalog items and associated SYSGEN variables that you use to support accessibility features in your OS.

Catalog item

SYSGEN variable





Provides accessibility options that help persons with disabilities to use devices more easily.

Requires the hardware and software, such as a mouse, keyboard, or audio driver to support the accessibility options you want to provide.

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