On 10 April 2018 at 14:25, Jim Price <d1vers...@hotmail.com> wrote: > The trackpad was the most promising, but getting hold of a > suitably large trackpad has proven difficult.
IME trackpads require _more_ precise motor control than mice etc. > There have been some fairly > large ones made, but the best looking candidates have been discontinued > (thanks Logitec). Such things exist: https://www.amazon.com/BIGtrack-2-0-Trackball-Buttons-12000006/dp/B0006ZM7VY More info: http://www.fentek-ind.com/Bigtrack.htm Alternative: https://www.infogrip.com/kidtrac.html > A graphics tablet would be large enough, so that might be > another possibility. Usually these are high-precision devices which might not be helpful. Re keyboards, we used these for my computers-for-the-elderly startup: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/USB-Oversized-Large-Print-Elderly-kid-Child-Computer-Keyboard-Big-Yellow-Keys-/112405647101 Also see: http://www.inclusive.co.uk/big-keys-lx-p1997 But an overlay with holes above the screens can be a big help for those with severe motor deficits. -- Liam Proven • Profile: https://about.me/liamproven Email: lpro...@cix.co.uk • Google Mail/Hangouts/Plus: lpro...@gmail.com Twitter/Facebook/Flickr: lproven • Skype/LinkedIn: liamproven UK: +44 7939-087884 • ČR (+ WhatsApp/Telegram/Signal): +420 702 829 053 -- firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKTeam/