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ZoomText 8.12 Magnifier/ScreenReader Magnification and Screen Reading

ZoomText - Magnifier & Screen Reader
ZoomText - Magnifier & Screen Reader
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Product Description

The new ZoomText Magnifier/ScreenReader gives you all the features of ZoomText Magnifier, plus powerful screen reading thatís easy to use.

ZoomText Magnifier/ScreenReader echoes typing, reads information pointed to by the mouse, and speaks program events as they occur. Flexible verbosity settings give you complete control over the amount of information spoken by ZoomText.

New in version 8, AppReader reads documents, web pages and email, from within the parent application. With ZoomText 8ís specialized support for Microsoft Office and Internet Explorer, youíll be reading documents and web pages with 100% accuracy.

All the features found in the ZoomText Magnifier Plus:

Speech Turns speech output on and off.

Rate Controls how fast ZoomText speaks - in words per minute.

Typing Echo Typing echo provides immediate feedback of the keys and words that you type. Each key or word that you type is automatically spoken. You can choose to have all keys spoken or only selected groups of keys.

Mouse Echo Mouse echo automatically reads text that you point to. Single words or complete lines of text can be spoken instantly or after hovering briefly.

Verbosity Select a verbosity level. Verbosity allows you to adjust the amount of information spoken when a program item receives focus. Settings are specified in the Verbosity dialog box.

AppReader The new AppReader provides continuous reading of documents, web pages and email, within the parent application programs. You can automatically read through the entire document or manually navigate by word, line, or sentence.

DocReader Launches DocReader to read text from the last active application. DocReader provides continuous reading of documents, web pages and email, in a special environment where text is reformatted for easier viewing.

SpeakIt The SpeakIt tool allows you to read selected areas of the screen by clicking or dragging with the mouse. Any text that is visible on the screen can be spoken, even if it's outside the active program.

Text Reading Keys Text reading keys let you navigate and read while creating and editing documents. With simple commands you can read by character, word, line, sentence and paragraph, even while selecting text.

Advanced Support for Microsoft Office With advanced support for Microsoft Office (2000 and later), you can now read and navigate Word, Excel and Outlook documents with 100% accuracy. ZoomText easily reads through columns, tables, and other document objects, in the correct reading order.

Advanced Support for Internet Explorer ZoomText 8.0 provides advanced support for Internet Explorer (5.5 and later). Using the new AppReader, you can automatically read and highlight any web page or manually navigate by word, line, sentence or paragraph Ė in the correct reading order.

New Setup Program The new ZoomText Setup program makes installations faster and easier. You can choose automatic installation using the default options or custom installation for complete control over all installation options. All setup dialogs display large readable text that is automatically spoken.