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Turning Point, PO Box 310945, New Braunfels, TX 78131-0945, USA
  Phone: (830) 608-9812   FAX: (830) 608-0882
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e Book Makers

BookCrafter Publishing Suite enables users to convert printed books and other printed media to accessible formats quickly
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BookCrafter Publishing Suite enables users to convert printed books and other printed media to accessible formats quickly.

As fast as pages can be fed through the scanner, paper is converted to aBooks (accessible books) that read themselves out loud, large type books, books easily converted to Braille, Digital Talking Books (DTB), volumes in the DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) format and more.

For libraries, schools and institutions serving the needs of the disabled, or for organizations seeking more efficient and more cost-effective ways to disseminate content in its entirety, it is a quantum leap beyond existing methods and technologies. Preserving the visual integrity of the printed page as well as the digital text content provides a more complete reading experience far beyond simple text.

BookCrafter Publishing Suite includes
All software necessary for one-touch or batch scanning, editing and proofing along with conversion software to accessible formats
A very high speed scanner
5 licenses for our text reader (ReadText)
15 licenses for ATT Natural Voices so screen readers like ReadText, Adobe Reader 7.0 and Microsoft Reader 2.0 will sound like a human being when it is used
On-line and phone support, applications development, assistive technology solutions, and troubleshooting.

Hardware Highlights (Best of Show Awards)
Scanner with automatic document feeder
Duplex scanning up to 92 images per minute
One touch feature eliminates up to 12 steps in scanning documents
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface (USB 1.1 compatible)
Small footprint fits easily on the desktop (6" x 13")

Software Highlights (Best of Show Awards)
Scan directly to PDF, Accessible PDF (apdf), OCR Text, XML and all Graphic Formats
Create apdf files from any paper or electronic document.
600 x 1200 dpi optical resolution
48-bit internal color

Software Features
Searchable and accessible PDF
Easiest-to-Use OCR
Layout and Flowing Page Retention
Precise Table and Spreadsheet Retention
IntelliTrain learns from previous corrections, streamlining proofing
Enhanced Support for and integration with popular application formats
Includes Legal and Medical Dictionaries
One-pass OCR & dynamically select new zones eliminates redundant OCR
Interoperability with Microsoft OLE Automation
Precise Layout Retention
Custom Workflows with a multi-step batch conversion process in 1 click
Virtual Rescan is an electronic inspection of scanned images as quickly as images pass through the scanner

Minimum System Requirements
Windows XP, 2.8Ghz Processor,512MB RAM, 500MB free HD space, CD-ROM drive, USB port

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  • Add On Items require $50 concurrent purchase