Thunderbird Accessibility Features

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There are many ways to make Thunderbird work with your accessibility needs.

Display Options

In Thunderbird, you have the option to change your display options.

  1. At the top of the Thunderbird window, click the Tools menu and select OptionsIn the menu bar, click the Thunderbird menu and select PreferencesAt the top of the Thunderbird window, click the Edit menu and select Preferences, or click the menu button New Fx Menu fx57menu and choose OptionsPreferences.

    Thunderbird Options Menu
  2. Click Display. The following screen will display:
Display settings for TB

Screen Readers

The following Screen Readers have been tested to work with Thunderbird.

Font Size

Users have recommended the Theme Font & Size Changer add-on for changing the font size in Thunderbird. Click here to be redirected to install this add-on.

To find out about Accessibility features specific to Firefox, see Accessibility features in Firefox - Make Firefox and web content work for all users.

To find out more Accessibility Features for Firefox for Android, see Mobile Accessibility Features.