[BCAB] android or chrome os on a desktop?

Michael Cassidy mike.cassidy at ntlworld.com
Wed Oct 9 09:02:39 BST 2019


Hi.

I agree.

Mike

> On 9 Oct 2019, at 03:42, Iain Lackie <iainlackie at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I would say that rumours about accessibility issues with Windows 10 are greatly exaggerated. 
> 
> Iain
> 
>> On 9 Oct 2019, at 2:17 am, goshawk on horseback <goshawk_on_horseback at fastmail.co.uk> wrote:
>> 
> 
> hello all, 
> am currently running win7 on my desktop machine, but seemingly support for this is going to end this coming january. 
> not only do I not really want windows 10, as I have just heard so many stories of access issues with it, especially when it comes to those pesky ribbon menus, but as my current screenreader is window-eyes, that seemingly won't work with it as well. 
> so if I have got to change both my os and screenreader, rather than the win10 rout, I wondered if there is any sort of android desktop machine? 
> as at least having used that on my samsung phone, if there is, I thought that may be a better rout to go. 
> if that's not possible, another option that I am considering, is something like chrome os, again, if I can find that on a desktop machine, so am wondering if anyone has had any experience of this with it's screenreader, and range of apps? 
> as I have heard a few good things about this, but don't really know that much about it. 
> 
> Simon 
> 
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