Accessibility (Surface Hub)

Microsoft Surface Hub has the same accessibility options as Windows 10.

Default accessibility settings

The full list of accessibility settings are available to IT admins in the Settings app. The default accessibility settings for Surface Hub include:

Accessibility feature Default settings
Magnifier Off
High contrast No theme selected
Closed captions Defaults selected for Font and Background and window
Keyboard On-screen Keyboard, Sticky Keys, Toggle Keys, and Filter Keys are all off.
Mouse Defaults selected for Pointer size, Pointer color and Mouse keys.
Other options Defaults selected for Visual options and Touch feedback.

The accessibility feature Narrator is not available in the Settings app. By default, Narrator is turned off. To change the default settings for Narrator, perform the following steps using a keyboard and mouse.

  1. Dismiss the Welcome screen.

  2. Open Quick Actions > Ease of Access from the status bar.

    Screenshot of Ease of Access tile

  3. Turn Narrator on.

  4. Click Task Switcher.

  5. Select Narrator Settings from Task Switcher. You can now edit the default Narrator settings.

Additionally, these accessibility features and apps are returned to default settings when users press End session:

  • Narrator
  • Magnifier
  • High contrast
  • Filter keys
  • Sticky keys
  • Toggle keys
  • Mouse keys

Change accessibility settings during a meeting

During a meeting, users can toggle accessibility features and apps in a couple ways:

Image showing Quick Action center on Surface Hub

Manage Microsoft Surface Hub

Microsoft Surface Hub administrator's guide