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I have a friend who is blind and enjoys listening to music. But he struggles with Windows Media Player; it's difficult for him to navigate to the song he wants, or control playback.

I'd like to find him a straightforward music player with good screen-reader support (he uses JAWS) that can be controlled easily using only the keyboard (ideally without having to memorize complicated keyboard shortcuts).

Any suggestions?

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iTunes is supported by JAWS 10 and higher.

Edit: This blog details the shortcuts

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Apple addresses accessibility with great care. You can couple iTunes with a screenless iPod shuffle as well. –  mouviciel Sep 30 '09 at 19:49
    
Interesting... Hadn't even considered iTunes. Thanks! –  Shog9 Sep 30 '09 at 21:15

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