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ZoomText Magnifier/Reader


Product Category
Screen Magnification Systems

Product Description
Screen magnification system integrated with basic screen reading capabilities. Features include 1x to 36x magnification; eight zoom window types; color, brightness and contrast controls; visible pointers and cursors; Dual Monitor Support; application-specific settings; human-sounding reading voices; program, typing and mouse echo options; and automatic document reading.

Manufacturer
Ai Squared

Distributed by
The Chicago Lighthouse

Distributor Contact
Order ZoomText Magnifier/Reader from The Chicago Lighthouse Store

Task
  • Magnifying Text on a Computer Screen
  • Reading Text Outloud From a Computer Screen
Manufacturer's Suggested Price
$595

Warranty
Limited warranty for a period of 90 days from the date of purchase.

Maintenance/Technical Support
Offers free technical support. ZoomText Enhanced Support Plan (ESP) available for a fee. Offers upgrades and priority technical support. Comprehensive online help available and e-mail support available.

Documentation Format
  • Electronic
  • Large Print
Documentation Language
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English (American)
  • English (British)
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Slovak
  • Spanish (Castilian)
  • Swedish
Product Evaluation
Focus on Screen Magnification, Part 1: A Review of ZoomText 9.0 and LunarPlus 6.5

Compatible Operating Systems
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP Home
  • Windows XP Pro
Hardware Requirement
  • CD-ROM Drive
  • IBM Compatible PC
  • Intel Pentium 450 MHz or Higher
  • Keyboard
  • Sound Card
Available Hard Disk Space Required
25 MB

Memory Requirement
Minimum 256 MB RAM (512 MB RAM recommended)

Installation Options
  • Large Print
  • Speech Output
Speech Output
Yes

Magnification
Up to 36x

Screen Options
Full screen, split screen, overlay, lens, line, and four docked positions, horizontal/vertical panning, visible pointers and cursors

Display Feature/Viewing Modes
  • Black & White
  • Full Color
  • Inverse Modes
Horizontal/Vertical Panning
Yes

Languages
  • Chinese
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English (American)
  • English (British)
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Slovak
  • Spanish (Castilian)
  • Swedish
  • Turkish
Year First Available
1991

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