ClaroRead is a simple, easy-to-use and flexible software program that helps you to read, write, study, and increases your confidence. You can read any on-screen text out loud and improve your writing in Microsoft Word. ClaroRead Plus and Pro also lets you read aloud scanned paper books and documents with complete clarity.
- Text to Speech - ClaroRead provides a single toolbar for use in Microsoft Word 2007, 2010 and 2013 that combines a homophone and dictionary checker, font and spacing commands, a thesaurus, spell checker and save to audio or video function. All have clear graphic icons for ease of recognition.
- Save to Audio, Video or iTunes- It is possible to convert any text into a video with a high quality voice over synchronised with the text. Change the text colour settings to the preferences and the video can be produced to suit a wide range of popular mobile devices with video screens including iPhone, iPod Touch and Nano, Nokia and Walkman phones as well as Media Player software. It is quick and easy to do, allowing documents and web pages to be taken on the move.
- Spell Check- Spell check any text in any application, whether a web page, word document or PDF. ClaroRead provides a single Check button that combines a homophone dictionary, thesaurus, reference dictionary and spell checker, making the checking of the text and documents easier and more comprehensive.
- ScreenRuler Screen Tinting Program - ScreenRuler allows part of the screen to be highlighted or underlined depending on the user's preference. ScreenRuler can assist users when viewing text on-screen. It provides a strip or ruler across the screen, which can have the contrast changed and have the background coloured or greyed out.
- ClaroCapture Essay Writing Tool - ClaroCapture can collect text, audio and images from any document or web page, grouping it as a project file. The research file can be sent to Word, PowerPoint or ClaroIdeas, our latest ideas mapping software. It can also extract highlighted text from Microsoft Word documents. ClaroCapture is a great study skills tool.
- ClaroIdeas Mind Mapping Tool - ClaroIdeas is an easy to use, powerful and fresh visual software solution for assisting with research, planning, outlining, studying and presenting. ClaroIdeas will help users and groups to capture their ideas, pictures, research notes, web page links, audio and video files with more freedom, flexibility and creativity.
- Word prediction - ClaroRead contains a Word Prediction feature, which can be useful for certain computers users. ClaroRead uses a base prediction consisting of the most frequently used words in the English language. The dictionary learns as words are typed and rejects words that do not pass the automatic spell check. Word Prediction list automatically appears by cursor during typing. Prediction Window can be docked anywhere on the screen to use as a reference. Creation of multiple Prediction Dictionaries. Ideal for creating subject and curriculum specific dictionaries. Ability to rename and delete prediction dictionaries. Export word lists and turn off spell check when adding words. Learning words as you type and adding to the prediction dictionary.
- Free hard disk space:
- 500 MB plus 150-500 MB for each voice
- 1 GB
- Supported operating systems:
- Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP2
- Sound card supporting text-to-speech
- Additional software:
- Microsoft Word 2007, Word 2010, Word 2013, or Word 2016
- Additional hardware:
- Scanner supporting TWAIN or WIA (Plus and Pro)
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