ClaroRead Standard V6
ClaroRead Standard V6
ClaroRead is a highly effective, multi-sensory software solution for supporting reading and writing. Designed with maximum simplicity and flexibility for all ages and abilities, ClaroRead aids concentration and increases confidence.
ClaroRead can speak practically any on-screen text out loud, and is perfectly integrated with Microsoft Word. With ClaroRead Plus and Pro, scanned books and documents are also read back with complete clarity.
A wide range of visual tools are included to colour, highlight, and focus on text as it is spoken by the computer. ClaroRead improves written accuracy with an enhanced spell check, homophone check, thesaurus and speaking dictionary. Words can also be spoken back as they are typed.
ClaroRead is easily customised to suit individual needs – making it the ideal companion for learning and working.
Available in Standard, Plus, and Pro versions, ClaroRead is easy to use and provides the perfect integrated text to speech tool for use with Microsoft Office 2003, 2007 and 2010. ClaroRead is compatible with Windows 7, Vista and XP.
The range of additional voices are available in over 20 languages and can be helpful for those learning an additional language.
ClaroRead includes eight high-quality voices that read anything from the PC clearly and accurately. Read in a Web browser, email, PDF, Word, OpenOffice and more.
With powerful highlighting features in Word and Adobe Reader ClaroRead can help users follow whats being read on-screen.
Save the spoken text as an audio or video file for use in a range of phones, iPads and media players.
Scan Paper Documents and PDFs
ClaroRead Plus and Pro include powerful Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology that easily converts any PDF, textbook, photocopy or handout into an accessible format.
Accessible PDFs can be created identical to the original document. Any on-screen text can be copied and scanned with OCR, then edited or read back. Scan directly from the screen to access eBooks and web content.
With the advanced speaking spellcheck hear the suggestions and choose the right word with confidence. Spell check in any PC application with the check anywhere feature, while the dictionary tooltip retrieves definitions and translations for any word, anywhere on the screen.
Homophones are automatically highlighted and can be easily checked. There are 36,000 special common misspellings built in and over 100,000 dictionary definitions. The speakingdictionary allows users to check words anywhere, including Word documents and webpages.
Word prediction learns as the user types. Build multiple prediction dictionaries for different subject areas. Integrated reference dictionary and prediction dictionary with add-on dictionaries targeting specific subjects. Prediction supports phonetic spellings and has a powerful match anywhere feature as well as the traditional completion mode.
ClaroCapture allows users to capture images and text from webpages and documents to help write essays and organisereferences.
ClaroIdeas is our easy to use, powerful and fresh visual software solution for assisting with research, planning, outlining, studying and presenting.
ScreenRuler software provides a strip or ruler across the screen, which can change the contrast and have the background greyed, coloured or dimmed out, or tint thewhole screen to make it easier to read.
Integration with Dragon Dictation Software
ClaroRead works alongside Dragon NaturallySpeaking to support hands-free dictation and proofreading of text. The echo feature of ClaroRead instantly speaks back text dictated into the computer with Dragon.
For a comparison chart of the features of the different versions see ClaroRead Comparison Chart