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Accessibility


Using Access Keys

Access keys allow you to use your keyboard to go to core pages on the Mincher-Lockett Opticians website.

Access keys

0 Go to this accessibility page
1 Go to the home page
2 Go to the news page
3 Go to the site map
4 Go to the about us page
5 Go to the eye examinations page
6 Go to the frames & lenses page
7 Go to the contact us page
8 Go to the contact lenses page
9 Go to the glossary of terms page


Using access keys on Internet Explorer on a PC

In Internet Explorer 5 and above, press and hold Alt and the relevant access key, followed by enter.

Access keys may not work on older versions of Internet Explorer.


Using access keys on Internet Explorer on a Mac

In Internet Explorer 5 and above press and hold Ctrl and the access key.

Access keys may not work on older versions of Internet Explorer.


Using access keys on Firefox

Hold down Shift, Alt and the relevant access key.


Using access keys in Opera


Hold down Shift and Esc. Then release both keys and press the relevant access key.


More information about access keys

You can get more details about your web browser’s access keys accessibility options by using your browser’s ‘help’ menu. This is usually in the menu toolbar at the top of your web page.


Changing the Background and Text Colour

Web browsers can be customised so that website information is displayed in a way that it is easy for you to read.

The 2 most commonly used web browsers can be updated in the following way:

Internet Explorer (version 6 and later)
  1. Click on the Tools menu
  2. Select Internet Options menu
  3. Choose the Accessibility button (in the General tab)
  4. Select the Ignore colors specified on webpages box
  5. Click OK
  6. Click on the Colors option
  7. Uncheck Use Windows colors box
  8. Select the text and background colours that you wish to use
  9. Click OK
  10. Click OK again to close the options screen

Firefox (version 2.9 and later)
  1. Go to the Tools menu bar and select Options menu (make sure that you are in the content section)
  2. Go to the Fonts & Colours section
  3. Click on the Advanced button
  4. Untick the Allow pages to choose their own colours, instead of my selections above box and click OK
  5. Click on the Colours button
  6. Select the colours you wish to choose for your text and background
  7. Click OK
  8. Click OK again exit the options menu

Other browsers

Refer to your browser’s help menu or see the external links section for help changing your settings in other web browsers.


Changing the Font Size

You are able to change the size of the font so the text is easier for you to read. This can be done in your web browser.

The 2 most commonly used web browsers can be changed by following these instructions:

Internet Explorer
  1. Click on the View menu
  2. Select Text Size
  3. Choose the size of text you would like

Firefox
  1. Click on the View menu
  2. Select Zoom
  3. You can then zoom in or zoom out on the text to change the size

Other browsers


Refer to your browser’s help menu or see the external links section for help changing your settings in other web browsers.


Changing the Font Style

You can alter the style of text that appears on your page so it’s easier to read.

The 2 most commonly used web browsers can be changed by following these instructions:

Internet Explorer

1. Go to the Tools menu
2. Select Internet Options
3. Select Accessibility button
4. Tick Ignore font styles specified on web pages
5. Click OK
6. Click Fonts button
7. Select the font you wish to use
8. Click OK
9. Click OK again to close the Internet Options screen


Firefox


1. Go to the Tools menu
2. Select Options
3. Make sure you are in the Content section
4. Select the font you wish to use in Fonts & Colours
5. Click on the Advanced button
6. Untick the box that says Allow pages to choose their own fonts, instead of my selections above
7. Click OK
8. Click OK again to close the Options screen


Other browsers


Refer to your browser’s help menu or see the external links section for help changing your settings in other web browsers.