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How to use Text-to-Speech software to proof-read your work by proof-listening

How to use Text-to-Speech software to proof-read your work by proof-listening

Workshop / Text-to-Speech.

Entry: All.

Level: Beginner to Intermediate users

TextHelp Read&Write is a toolbar that can help students with dyslexia and other learning difficulties with reading and writing assignments. It can read out loud Web pagesWord documents, Scanned pages and PDFs.

In this workshop, we will be looking at the Reading Features Toolbar in more detail and cover:

  • How to move the Toolbar
  • What the buttons do
  • Reading Text in documents
  • Reading Web pages
  • Reading Inaccessible Text
  • Reading PDF documents
  • Converting text into Sound files
  • Changing the voice 
TextHelp Read & Write is available on all Assistive Technology (AT) computers (click here to see locations of AT PCs).

Related LibGuide: Assistive Technology by Jina Ali

Date:
Wednesday, 15th August 2018
Time:
15:30 - 16:30
Location:
Hugh Aston 2.05 (PC)
Categories:
  Beginner workshops     Text-to-Speech Software  
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