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Accessibility

Accessibility

We can provide the following items in large print & Braille

Browser Support

The Internet Bank does offer different colour schemes, including a High Contrast scheme which may benefit some users. You can change the theme by selecting the 'Manage my details and settings' option, followed by 'My site settings'

Set up Browser

Google Chrome 12

To Magnify Your Screen

  • Press [Ctrl] + to increase the size of text and images
  • Press [Ctrl] – to decrease the size of text and images
  • Press [Ctrl] 0 to return the size of text and images to their original size

To change colours and fonts

You cannot change the default fonts and colours in Chrome unless you download the ChangeColors extension, which can be found by searching on the Chrome Web Store or linking directly to the ChangeColors extension.

  1. Click the Install button to install the ChangeColors extension
  2. Once installed, right-click the ChangeColors icon (it will be visible to the right of the URL field) and select Options
  3. Choose your preferences for fonts and colours
  4. Click on the ChangeColors icon to toggle between your preferences and the website’s design

 

Firefox 4 or later

To magnify your screen

  • Press [Ctrl] + to increase the size of text and images
  • Press [Ctrl] – to decrease the size of text and images
  • Press [Ctrl] 0 to return the size of text and images to their original size
  • To magnify only text, go to View > Zoom and check Zoom text only

Changing text and background colour

  1. Go to Tools > Options
  2. Select the Content tab
  3. In Fonts and Colors, click the Colors button on the right
  4. Set your colour preferences for text, background and links
  5. Uncheck 'Allow pages to choose their own colors instead of my selections above’
  6. Click on OK in the Colors window, then click OK in the Options window

Changing the default font style and size

  1. Go to Tools > Options
  2. Select Content tab
  3. In Fonts and Colors, choose default font and size or click the Advanced button on the right for more options
  4. Click OK

To hide images on web pages

  1. Go to Tools > Options
  2. Select the Content tab
  3. Uncheck 'Load Images Automatically'
  4. Click OK

 

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 or later

To magnify your screen

  • Press [Ctrl] + to increase the size of text and images
  • Press [Ctrl] – to decrease the size of text and images

 

Changing text size

  • In the View menu, choose Text Size
  • Increase or decrease to suit your needs

To permanently apply font or colour changes

  1. In the View / Tools menu, click Internet Options
  2. On the General tab, select Accessibility
  3. Click the three boxes to show ticks

Changing the default font

  1. In the View / Tools menu, click Internet Options
  2. On the General tab, click Fonts
  3. In the Proportional and Fixed-width font lists, select the fonts you would like to use

Changing text and background colour

  1. In the View / Tools menu, click Internet Options
  2. On the General tab, click Colors
  3. Click on the tick box labelled Use Windows Colors
  4. Click Text, and select the colour you want. Click OK
  5. Click Background, and select the colour you want to use. Click OK

To hide images on web pages

  1. In the View / Tools menu, click Internet Options
  2. On the Advanced tab, scroll down to Multimedia
  3. Click on Show pictures to remove the tick
  4. Click on Apply, and then click on OK

To change the size of the window

  1. Click Full Screen on the toolbar
  2. In the View / Tools menu, click Internet Options
  3. Select the Advanced tab
  4. Choose the options you would like

Safari 4 or later

To magnify your screen

  • Press [Cmd] + to increase the size of text and images
  • Press [Cmd] – to decrease the size of text and images
  • Press [Cmd] 0 to return the size of text and images to their original size
  • To magnify text only, go to View > Zoom Text Only

To change the default font style and size

  1. Go to Safari > Preferences
  2. Select Appearance tab
  3. Click Select to the right of Standard Font to choose the font, size and colour
  4. Close the window

To stop images loading

  1. Go to Safari > Preferences
  2. Select Appearance tab
  3. Uncheck ‘Display images when the page opens’
  4. Close the window

To set the minimum font size for all web pages

  1. Go to Safari > Preferences
  2. Select Appearance tab
  3. Check ‘Never use font sizes smaller than’ and select a font size
  4. Close the window