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ColorBlindExt 1.0.1 Requires Restart
This extension helps color-blinds while browsing the web, by processing images and text on the page according to the type of user's color-blindness. Color Blindness detection test is included for creating awareness among people.
About this Add-on
Protanopia, Duteranopia, Tritanopia, Rod monochromacy, and corresponding anomalies handled.
Color-blindness detection test provided in software sets filter preferences. For more precision user can set filter type and level. And other features like auto page filtering, text filter, image enhancements (noise reduction and sharpening) are also provided.
Localization support for English, French, Hindi, Marathi, and Chinese provided.
This extension uses new technology JAI (Java Advance Imaging) for image processing.
This Add-on requires following softwares (install these softwares before using extension):
- Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 5.x or greater version.
- Java Advanced Imaging (JAI) 1.1.3
Minimum 256MB RAM, for better performance.
Page contents like Flash/Flex objects, Applets, media players etc. can’t be filtered, it is out of scope.
Only elements(images and text) accessed by DOM are processed.
ColorBlindExt 2.0 (compatible with Firefox 3.0 and greater) uploaded on 1st May 2009, currently in sandbox for review. If you want to download this version, you can get it from following link: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addons/versions/5001