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Re: Need alternate input devise info

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 1999 10:01:31 -0500
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To: "Neff, Robert" <Robert.Neff@usmint.treas.gov>, "'w3c-wai-ig@w3.org'" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Cc: "'Paskoski, Joseph'" <jpaskoski@gpo.gov>
Good site for alternatives to mice is


The home page also directs you to gobs of alternative keyboards.


At 09:39 AM 11/11/99 -0500, Neff, Robert wrote:
>Can anyone help here?
>		-----Original Message-----
>		Mr. Neff,
>		I have enjoyed your presentations at GPO and DC Webmasters
>		Internet/disability issues.  My colleague is exploring
>alternate PC input
>		devise information, as she has a carpal-tunnel-like problem
>in her wrist and
>		hand, mainly from using a mouse.  I've tried a number of
>sites that have
>		bits and pieces of information, but do you know of any
>DEFINITIVE sites that
>		discuss, in some depth,  EFFECTIVE alternatives - i.e.
>perhaps trackballs,
>		touch pads, pedals, voice recognition, etc.  I gave my
>colleague a Logitech
>		track ball to try, but she is leaning towards
>trying/ordering a touch pad
>		that she heard about.
>		Thanks in advance for your help.
Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
Institute on Disabilities/UAP, and
Department of Electrical Engineering
Temple University

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