Make all functionality available with a limited number of input switches or a reduced keypad

Some people with physical disabilities might find it easier to use a limited keypad or single switch than to use a traditional keyboard and mouse. This features makes all functionality available with a limited number of input switches, such as a single switch or a reduced keypad.

Discussion by Disabilities (Benefits & Preferred Behaviors)

Physical Disabilities

Gives people with severe impairments or paralysis to use a computer via a single switch or small keypad.

Existing Products

Please note that these products are not necessarily endorsed by RtF, but represent the range of available options.

Open Source and free

These products are free and their source code may be modified with few restrictions.

Free, not necessarily open source

These products are free to use, but may have strict restrictions on viewing and modifying source code.

Commercial, with free trial

These products offer free, limited trials.

Commercial, no free trial

These products must be purchased to be used, and did not offer free trials at the time of posting.

Universal HID Actuator

Asterics compatible Mouse/Keyboard/Joystick Emulation with USB Dongle

MaKey MaKey

Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It's a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything inbetween.

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