Building UI Automation client applications in C++ and C#

Sample #1: http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/Windows-7-UI-Automation-9131f729 Back in March I had the opportunity to attend the 26th Annual International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference, otherwise known as CSUN 2011. I was to present a session on the Windows UI Automation (UIA) API. The UIA API can be used by apps to gather information about UI shown in…


New Windows 7 Video: Driving Better Accessibility and Performance with UIA Interoperability

Take a look at our latest video on Windows 7 accessibility and how interoperability plays a key role in achieving digital inclusion through both Assistive Technology (AT) and Information Technology (IT).  You can see how Microsoft enables users to connect with third-party Assistive Technology products like open source or other commercially available AT products to…


Announcing the Platform Update for Windows Vista

  To ensure successful transition to Windows 7 for our Accessibility ecosystem partners, we’re announcing the release of the Platform Update for Windows Vista which will be available in the Fall of 2009.  For detailed installation instructions, please review the KB article. What is the Platform Update? The Platform Update contains Windows 7 features that…