Tint and Track Virtual Screen Overlay Software


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Tint and Track is a virtual overlay and reading ruler that helps make computer use easier and comfier for many individuals. It tints your screen your preferred colour to help reduce the high contrasts of black text on a white background with tracking lines to help you keep your place while you read.

Key Features Include:

  • Crossbow Education's 10 colours pre-populated (matching the physical versions of the product) as well as a custom colour feature to create the colour perfect for you.
  • Overlay Mode, best for tinting a whole screen at a time.
  • Reading Ruler Mode, best for helping you keep your place while you read.
  • A variety of fully customisable tracking lines to help you keep your place while you read.
  • Type and click through Overlay / Reading Ruler.
  • Keyboard shortcuts to quickly perform actions with the software, e.g. turn your overlay on and off or cycle between the modes.

What the software will work over:

  • Multiple monitors:  it will recognise how many monitors are attached to your computer and adjust its settings accordingly. 
  • The top of any application running on your screen.
  • A remote screen.
  • A projector.

Overlay mode:

  • Best for tinting a whole screen at a time.
  • A plain overlay that can cover your whole screen or a section of it.

Reading ruler mode:

  • Best for help keeping your place while you read.
  • Has several different tracking line styles to suit your need. 
  • Is attached to your mouse so that it is easy to follow the line you are reading.
  • Has a clever lock button which will detach the ruler from the mouse if you need to move your mouse around the screen, but the ruler keeps its place so you don't lose the position you were on. 
  • A useful mode for using and reading spread sheets.

A diagnostic tool for overlay colours:

  • The colour palette on the quickstart menu shows the Crossbow Colours used in the Visual Stress Range making it a quick diagnostic tool for assessing colour preferences for virtual overlay use. 

System Requirements:

  • Disc Space Required: 250mb
  • Operating Systems: Windows ® PC's and tablets and Macintosh