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4. Provide word prediction software and an adaptive input device such as a keyboard with keyguard or on-screen keyboard with head control.

This system of access works well for some students with physical disabilities. Word prediction software predicts whole words from word fragments. Similarly, macro software which expands abbreviations can reduce the need to memorize keyboard commands and can ease the entry of commonly-keyed text.

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