Hardware (equipment)

There are lots of equipment that you get that will help you control a computer.

You may need help because:

Here are some examples of what you can get.

Computer mouse alternatives

There are different types of computer mouse that you can use – like joysticks, or touchpads.

Click here for more information about different types of computer mouse.

trackball

Computer keyboard alternatives

There are many different types of keyboards that you can get.

Click here to find out more about what you can use instead of a traditional computer keyboard.

coloured keyboard

Eye tracking devices

Eye tracking devices can help people who cannot use their hands to control a computer.

Click here to find out more about eye tracking devices.

eye tracker

Switch input devices

Switches can be used by people who find it difficult to use a computer keyboard and mouse.

Click here to find out more about switches.

multiple switches