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Screen Readers and Magnifiers

Including Magnify OutLoud, ReadText, Scan N Talk Ultra, and ZoomText magnifier & screen reader
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Magnify OutLoud
A Robust Screen Magnifier that Reads the Text to You

Unlike complicated software driven platforms that are difficult to master, all magnifying and reading functions via the keyboard and mouse. The ease of use makes Magnify OutLoud ideal for the occasional user in a library, or those with minor computer skills. For the elderly with visual loss the simplicity of this system supports their computer use.

System Requirements
Win XP Pro/Home, Pentium 800 MHz, 128 MB RAM, 500 MB disk space, MS Internet Explorer 5, PS2 or USB keyboard or mouse, CD ROM.

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Grades 2-13+, Inclusion

Have your computer assist you to read web pages, word documents, pdf files and more using Reader! Screen Reader has been developed to help PC users of all capabilities create, read, view, scan and check text. Perfect for a range of literacy skills, early learners to learning disorders or even ESL with the one touch to Spanish. Have English text read aloud in Spanish, or Spanish text read aloud in English! Reader uses RealSpeak Solo voices to provide listening comfort....

Minimum system requirements
Win 98-XP, 350 MHz, SVGA, 128 MB RAM, headphones or speakers, sound card or chip, 40MB disk space for RealSpeak languages

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ReadText speaks digital files and web pages using AT&T natural voices, Adobe Acrobat pdf files, and text in the following languages, English (American (included) and optional UK, Spanish, German, and  French). It can magnify text to any size desired and can change the type face and color of the text as well. ReadText becomes a speech-generator for typed messages. Several switching devices that complement the actions of ReadText. Includes 1 year of updates.

System Requirements
PC,  800 MHz, 256 MB RAM, 500MB disk space, speakers or earphones
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Scan N Talk Ultra

This is the only platform that includes both software and the scanner. In a few seconds the “printed” sheet is read aloud to you in the clearest of voices and displayed in HIGHLIGHTED LARGE TYPE. Read multiple columns, multiple pages, and offset text. The User has full control using the mouse or keyboard hot-keys. Choose voice and reading speed. Adding, editing, and changing words are easy. Scan N Talk Ultra scanner and software, AT&T Natural Voices (with 150 page guide), and ReadText screen reader and magnifier are included.

System Requirements:
Windows XP (only), Pentium IV, 500Mhz, USB port, 600MB free disk space (suggest 1 GB), 128MB RAM (suggest 256MB), sound card
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ZoomText Express

ZoomText Express is an affordable screen magnifier designed for those who squint at the computer screen and lean in to read the fine print. It provides a gentle boost of magnification (up to 2 times) so that hard to read text is larger, clearer and easier to see. You can also apply a soft tint to white areas of the screen or reverse all colors to eliminate that familiar blinding glare....

ZoomText Express

CD Version

USB Version


ZoomText Magnifier

ZoomText Magnifier is an advanced screen magnification program that enlarges and enhances everything on the computer screen, making your computer easier to see and use.

Navigating your applications and scrolling the view is always smooth and comfortable. Constrained mouse movement allows you to examine rows and columns, and keeps you within the active window.

ZoomText Magnifier

CD Version
USB Version
CD Version

USB Version


ZoomText Magnifier/Reader

Includes ZoomText Magnifier plus the features below:

• Speech Synthesizers
• Complete Screen Reading
• Automatic Document Reading
• Reading Zones
• Full Internet Accessibility
• Typing Echo
• Mouse Echo
• SpeakIt Tool

ZoomText Magnifier/Reader

CD Version
USB Version

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