Important: This website does not attempt to establish a standard for how assistive technologies must behave. Read the FAQ for more information. Additionally, this is a work in progress. Please submit feedback or suggestions.


Many assistive technologies either emulate keyboard commands or leverage keyboard commands to work correctly. As such, keyboard accessibility is a fundamental aspect of accessibility.


You do not need to install anything special to enable keyboard functionality. However, you do need to enable keyboard support in some platforms.

How to find your version

Use the OS version.


The following are some common commands.


Navigate to the next focusable itemTab
Navigate to the previous focusable itemTab
Navigate forward within a controlDown arrow
Navigate backward within a controlTab
Activate controlEnter