Welcome to the Vinux project wiki.
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Vinux is a Ubuntu derived distribution optimised for the needs of blind and partially sighted users.
By default Vinux provides two screen readers, Braille support plus an accessible suite of applications.
When you boot the Vinux image, you are greeted by Orca which enables you to navigate the graphical Gnome desktop using keyboard commands.
If you would like to know more why not talk with the Vinux community before getting started.
Vinux downloads Vinux server, located in the US.
Vinux downloads on Sourceforge Choose the closest server from around the world for downloading Vinux.
Development snapshots For Vinux development get the daily images here.
This section contains information about Vinux, how it began and why it exists.
It offers a place to look over common questions and facts.
If you know of some links here that need updating or should be added, plese contact us.
Enjoy the articles submitted by our community. They include short step by step guides on completing specific tasks as well as articles on installing and basic use of popular programs.
From time to time we offer classes via IRC or, push to talk voice clients, take a look at past classes ran by the Vinux community.
The documentation on this wiki written by The Vinux Project and its contributors is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.B