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Safeguard Authentication Services 4.1.5 - Mac OS X/macOS Administration Guide

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Keyboard tab

The Keyboard tab settings of the Universal Access Properties control keyboard functionality and support the following management modes: Never, Once, Always.

Keyboard tab settings are available to help users cope when they have difficulty pressing more than one key at a time or repeated keystrokes.

The following options are supported:

  • Sticky keys

    Select to treat a sequence of modifier keys as a key combination. For example, press Shift then A to simulate Shift + A. Press a key twice to simulate holding it down. Press Shift twice, then press Command then press O to simulate Shift + Command + O.

  • Beep when a modifier key is set

    Select to sound an audible alert when a modifier key is set.

  • Display pressed keys onscreen

    Select this option to display active modifier keys on screen.

  • Slow keys

    Slow keys help users who press keys for too long or accidentally press keys. If you enable Slow Keys, you must hold the key down for the duration of the acceptance delay in order for the computer to accept a keystroke.

  • Use click key sounds

    Select this option to play a sound when you press a key and play a different sound when the computer accepts the keystroke.

  • Acceptance delay

    Move the slider to control the duration you must press a key down before the computer accepts the keystroke.

Mouse tab

The Mouse tab of the Universal Access Properties controls mouse functionality. Universal Access settings supports the following management modes: Never, Once, Always.

The following options are supported:

  • Mouse Keys

    Select to allow users to use the arrows on the keypad in place of the mouse. This option is for users that have difficulty using the mouse.

  • Initial Delay

    Move the slider to adjust how soon the mouse pointer begins to move.

  • Maximum Speed

    Adjust the slider to control the maximum speed of the mouse pointer.

Options tab

The Options tab of the Universal Access Properties controls miscellaneous Universal Access options and support the following management modes: Never, Always.

Note: The Options tab is only available under the Computer Configuration.

The following option is supported:

  • Enable access for assistive devices

    Select to enable managed users to turn on assistive devices such as text readers.

Wireless User Profile properties

Wireless settings allow you to configure networks and profiles used by AirPort on Mac OS X systems.The Wireless Profile Properties settings allow you to control wireless user profiles for Mac OS X.

To open the Wireless Profile properties page

  1. In the Group Policy Object Editor, navigate to User Configuration | Policies | Mac OS X Settings | Profile Manager Settings.

    Wireless Networks apply only to users.

  2. Double-click the Wireless Networks node.
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