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RE: browsealoud


From: Hencmann, Maureen
Date: Nov 7, 2002 10:56AM

Thank you, now I understand why only certain sites are listed. Maureen

-----Original Message-----
From: Tony Trott [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ]
Sent: Thursday, November 07, 2002 9:46 AM
Subject: Re: browsealoud

A site has to be enabled by BA before it can be read. So this is like
something you can do to your website but it doesn't happen automatically.
Enabling your website may or may not be free depending on your (or I should
say "...the company's...") business.


----- Original Message -----
From: Hencmann, <mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> > Maureen
To: ' <EMAIL REMOVED> ' <mailto:' <EMAIL REMOVED> '>
Sent: Thursday, November 07, 2002 11:41 AM
Subject: RE: browsealoud

Hi all,
Am I understanding correctly, that something has to be done to a document to
get the browsealoud software to activate? I can get it to read the demo
sites but nothing else. Any ideas?

Maureen Hencmann
SPS Distance Learning
Regis University

-----Original Message-----
From: Rose Vitz [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ]
Sent: Wednesday, November 06, 2002 10:54 AM
Subject: Re: browsealoud

Hi Tony,

I'm in the process of exploring this option myself. Just to add fuel to the
fire, have you seen ReadPlease ( www.readplease.com
<http://www.readplease.com>; ). ReadPlease is helpful to users who are
sighted but may have cognitive difficulties with reading digital print.

Rose Vitz
Long Beach, CA

Tony Trott < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:

Hi. I'm wondering what people's opinions are about the browsealoud tool
from the textHELP company ( www.browsealoud.com
<http://www.browsealoud.com/>; ). It seems very easy to use but I'm not sure
how it 'play with' JAWS or Window-Eyes.

What do you all think of browsealoud as a basic, free text-to-speech tool?

Tony Trott

Parent Educational Advocacy Training Center (PEATC)
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