Zoom Meetings & Chat
Posted: June 7, 2020 at 2:06 pm
Zoom* provides enterprise video conferencing with real-time messaging and content sharing. It is one of the most accessible video conferencing platforms for individuals with disabilities, especially those using screen reading applications.
Zoom Accessibility FAQs
|Support for keyboard navigation?||Yes. See Hot Keys and Keyboard Shortcuts for Zoom*
|Support for screen reader users?||Yes. Zoom supports most of the latest screen readers (i.e., Jaws, NVDA, VoiceOver, etc.). Review the keyboard shortcuts and hot keys provided above. Visit Zoom Accessibility Features* for more information.
|Support for live captioning?||Zoom allows you to assign an individual in the session to handle the closed captions or use of a third-party service for live captioning. Live captioning services using a third-party may be scheduled through Disability Services Live Caption Request Form*.
Option #1: Enabling captions in Zoom
Option #2: Setting up third-party support for live captioning
For more information, see Closed Captioning in Zoom*:
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