ClaroRead - Assistive Software - ClaroRead Pro

By: Claroread  09-12-2011
Keywords: Text To Speech

Overview

As ClaroRead Pro is closely integrated with Microsoft Word and Internet Explorer, practically any text can be spoken aloud by this powerful software. ClaroRead can assist in delivering high quality documents by using the scanned proofreading capability.

Users can also benefit from the addition of included visual tools that color, highlight and focus on difficult to read text as it is spoken by the computer. Words can also be spoken back as they are typed, ensuring the accuracy of written papers, tests and study notes.

ClaroRead Pro is easy to use and provides the perfect integrated text to speech tool for use with Microsoft Office 2003, 2007 and 2010. ClaroRead Pro works on Windows 7, Windows Vista and XP.

ClaroRead Pro has all the features of ClaroRead Plus and also includes ScreenRuler and ClaroCapture. To compare the features between the versions of ClaroRead

The range of additional voices in over 20 languages is also helpful for those learning an additional language.

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Features


ClaroRead Pro Features

ClaroRead Pro includes:
  • Scanned word proofing feature will flag any word that the scanning software is unsure about for verification, improving the accuracy of the outputted document.
  • Superior character matching to reduce editing time including font matching, font consolidation, size, bold, italics and color background.
  • Save to iTunes functionality. If iTunes is installed on the PC, users can send selected text as audio files to iTunes. These files can be named, indexed and organized easily. The created audio files can be uploaded to an iPod or iPhone for listening on the go.
  • Full Internet Explorer 9 Support.

ClaroRead Pro Preview Function

The ClaroRead Pro Preview function allows users to preview the document before it is proofread and converted. The Preview window can be used to edit the look and layout of the finished document.

The Preview window can:

  • Add or delete images from the document.
  • Add or delete text areas from the document.
  • Setup the order that text is read back using ClaroRead Pro.


To find out more view the help video below:


ClaroRead Pro Scanned Word Proofing Function

The Scanned Word Proofing window allows users to proofread the document before it is saved. The proofing process verifies that the text character recognition has worked correctly. Any characters that may have been converted incorrectly will be flagged up for inspection.

The Scanned Word Proofing window can:

  • Enable users to edit the converted document before saving.
  • Automatically proofread the document and flag any words that may have been converted incorrectly.


Once the proofing process is complete the document can be saved in a variety of formats including:

Text Formats

  • HTML document (.htm)
  • Microsoft Excel documents (.xls + .xlsx)
  • Microsoft Word documents (.doc, .docx)
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 (.pptx)
  • Microsoft Reader (.lit)
  • WordPad files (.rtf)
  • Text Files (.txt)
  • Unicode Text - Comma Separated (.csv)
  • eBook (.opf)
  • XML files (.xml)
  • XPS files (.xps)


Image Formats

  • Tag Image File (.tif)
  • Windows Bitmap (.bmp)
  • Multi-page PaintBrush (.dcx)
  • CompuServe Bitmap (.gif)
  • HD Photo Image (.hdp)
  • JBIG 2 Bitmap (.jb2)
  • JPEG 2000 Bitmap (.jp2)
  • JPEG Bitmap (.jpg)
  • PaperPort Image (.max)
  • PaintBrush (.pcx)
  • Portable Network Graphics (.png)
  • XPS Image (.xps)

 
To find out more view our help video below:


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Keywords: Text To Speech

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