Claro Read Workplace Edition

£275.00

ex. VAT

£330.00

inc. VAT

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Reading

  • Reads Microsoft Word, Adobe Reader, OpenOffice/LibreOffice, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer with speech and highlighting so you can follow the text as it is read out by high-quality human-sounding speech.
  • Reads text in email, webpages, and any other program you want by selecting with the mouse, pointing with the mouse, or capturing from the screen.
  • Read paper documents with scanning (OCR). ClaroRead Plus and Pro only.
  • Reads English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish and twenty-four other languages with 80 different voices and accents so you can listen to a voice you like.
  • Choose highlighting by word, by sentence, any colour, and lots of combinations so you can get just the right one for you.

Word prediction

  • Suggest words as you type to help with spelling and writing.
  • Choice of high-frequency, many subject-specific, and huge prediction dictionaries.
  • Phonetic prediction – type “n”, see “knowledge” suggested.
  • Learn new predictions as you type or train it in a particular subject.

Dragon Professional – Dictation

  • Control Dragon’s microphone using ClaroRead’s Dictate button, so you only need one floating toolbar on your screen.
  • Echo back text automatically, as soon as Dragon recognises it, so you can check that it has been recognised correctly.
  • ClaroRead Plus and Pro only (Dragon software is not included).
  • Write down the text you speak using the dictation feature.

Writing

  • Listen back to your text after you have written – hear mistakes you can’t spot when you read.
  • Listen to each word or sentence as you type so you can hear mistakes immediately.

Spellcheck

  • Speaking spellcheck lets you select the word you want by hearing the alternatives.
  • Support for homophones and easily-confused words like “there” and “their” and “they’re” including images to help you select the correct word.
  • Advanced phonetic, dyslexic and problem spelling corrections like “neel” (kneel) and “necessary”.
  • Check anywhere, in email or Google Chrome, not just Microsoft Word.

Dictionary

  • Speaking dictionary for any word in any program with over 300,000 English definitions.
  • Thesaurus to help with comprehension.

Visual

  • Change font and text to make it easier to read.
  • Change screen colours to reduce contrast and make reading more comfortable.

Listening later

  • Read text into an audio or video file to listen to later (on your phone, on the move, for study).

Screen capture

  • Make any text displayed on the screen read aloud, including online eBooks and presentations.

Scanning (OCR)

  • ClaroRead Plus and Pro only.
  • Use industry-leading OmniPage technology to convert printed documents and image files into PDF, Word and many other formats for reading and annotation later.
  • Create accessible PDF files with reading order.

Echo Letter Sounds

  • Improve spelling by listening the sound of each letter rather than its name.

Pictures in Prediction

  • Pictures in word prediction to help you choose the right word.

Claro Apps

  • ClaroRead Plus and Pro only. See this support article for information about how to unlock the apps.
  • ClaroPDF
  • ClaroSpeak
  • Claro ScanPen

Portable USB stick

  • Create a portable USB pen drive version of any ClaroRead to let you use it on any computer.
  • Windows 10, Windows 8.1
  • 1GB RAM
  • 500MB hard disk space plus 150-500MB for each voice
  • Word 2013, Word 2016, or Word 2019
  • Sound card supporting text-to-speech.
  • .Net Framework 4.7
  • Scanner supporting TWAIN or WIA (Plus and Pro).