Accessibility Features of the Help Viewer

Visual Studio 2015

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Microsoft is committed to making its products and services easier for everyone to use. This topic includes information about the features, products, and services that help make Microsoft Help Viewer 2.2 accessible for people with a wide range of abilities.

You can access all features of the Help Viewer by using the keyboard. For more information, see Shortcut Keys (Help Viewer).

You can modify the font size in which topic text appears in the document window. For more information, see Customize the Help Viewer.

You can change the width of the navigation or document windows by pointing to the divider between the two windows. When the cursor changes to a double-headed arrow, use the primary mouse button to drag the divider to the right or left.

You can reposition the Help Viewer by dragging its title bar to a different position.

You can make the Help Viewer more accessible by changing Internet Explorer options that relate to how webpages appear. For more information, see Customize the Help Viewer.

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