Seller Dashboard accessibility features

The Seller Dashboard includes the following accessibility features for people with disabilities:

  • View pages in high-contrast
  • Use keyboard shortcuts

The Seller Dashboard Help content also includes features that make it accessible to a wider range of users, including those who have limited dexterity, low vision, or other disabilities.

View Seller Dashboard pages in high contrast

If you use Internet Explorer, you can view pages in high-contrast in the Seller Dashboard to make them easier to read. To view pages in high-contrast:

  1. In Internet Explorer, on the Tools menu, choose Internet Options.

  2. On the General tab, choose Accessibility.

  3. Select the Ignore colors specified on webpages, the Ignore font styles specified on webpages, and the Ignore font sizes specified on webpages check boxes, and then choose OK.

For information about viewing pages in high-contrast mode when you're using another web browser, see that browser's Help. Most operating systems also include settings for high-contrast mode. For more information, see the help content for the operating system that you use.

Use keyboard shortcuts in the Seller Dashboard

Note: By default, the Mozilla Firefox browser doesn't support the use of the TAB key for keyboard shortcuts. For information about turning on support for the TAB key, see Firefox Help.

To do this Use this keyboard shortcut
Refresh the current view. F5
Select or clear a check box. SPACE
Select the next item. TAB
Select the previous item. SHIFT+TAB
Perform the action for the selected item. ENTER
Within views, navigate through an item list. Arrow keys
Within views, navigate through multiple pages. PAGE UP or PAGE DOWN
Within views, navigate to the first or last item on the current page. HOME or END
Within views, navigate to the first or last item in a list. CTRL+HOME or CTRL+END
Open the Internet Options dialog box in Internet Explorer, where you can change accessibility settings. ALT+T, and then press O

Use accessibility features in the Seller Dashboard Help

If you use Internet Explorer, you can use the following keyboard shortcuts in the Seller Dashboard Help.

Note: By default, the Mozilla Firefox browser doesn't support the use of the TAB key for keyboard shortcuts. For information about turning on support for the TAB key, see Firefox Help.

To do this Use this keyboard shortcut
Display the Help window. F1
Select the next hidden text or hyperlink. TAB
Select the previous hidden text or hyperlink. SHIFT+TAB
Perform the action of the selected Show All, Hide All, hidden text, or hyperlink. ENTER
Open the File menu in Internet Explorer. ALT+F
Open the Edit menu in Internet Explorer. ALT+E
Open the View menu in Internet Explorer. ALT+V
Open the Favorites menu in Internet Explorer. ALT+A
Open the Tools menu in Internet Explorer. ALT+T
Open the Help menu in Internet Explorer. ALT+H
Within views, navigate through multiple pages. PAGE UP or PAGE DOWN
Within views, navigate to the first or last item on the current page. HOME or END
Stop the Help window from opening a Help topic (useful if you want to stop a web page from downloading). ALT+O, and then press S
Open the Internet Options dialog box in Internet Explorer, where you can change accessibility settings. ALT+T, and then press O.
Close the Help window. ALT+F4.

To change the appearance of a Help topic

  1. In the Help window, choose Options > Internet Options.

  2. On the General tab, choose Accessibility. Select Ignore colors specified on webpages, Ignore font styles specified on webpages, and Ignore font sizes specified on webpages. You can also choose to use the settings specified in your own style sheet.

To change the color of the background or text in Help

  1. In the Help window, choose Options > Internet Options.

  2. On the General tab, choose Accessibility, and select Ignore colors specified on webpages. You can also choose to use the settings specified in your own style sheet.

  3. To customize the colors used in Help, on the General tab, choose Colors. Clear the Use Windows Colors check box, and then select the font and background colors that you want to use.

    Note: If you change the background color of the Help topics in the Help window, the change also affects the background color when you view a webpage in Internet Explorer.

To change the font in Help

  1. In the Help window, choose Options > Internet Options.

  2. On the General tab, choose Accessibility. To use the same settings that are used in your instance of Internet Explorer, select Ignore font styles specified on webpages and Ignore font sizes specified on webpages. You can also choose to use the settings specified in your own style sheet.

  3. To customize the font style used in Help, on the General tab, choose Fonts, and then choose the font style you want.

    Note: If you change the font of the Help topics in the Help window, the change also affects the background color when you view a webpage in Internet Explorer.

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