Kurzweil 1000 Kurzweil 1000 is an accessible, multilingual, speech-supported Windows program for converting, reading and editing text in various forms.
It speaks text aloud in a variety of natural-sounding voices that can be modified to suit individual preferences. In addition, it provides users with document creation and editing as well as study skills capabilities for note taking, summarizing and outlining text. It allows you to open and save files in various formats (DOC, DOCX, XLS, TXT, RTF, PDF, EPUB, DAISY, MP3, TIF, JPEG …).
The software delivers quick access to a wealth of information including online books, magazines and encyclopedias so users can pursue any reading interests. Reading can be taken anywhere by sending files to Braille note takers and embossers as well as portable devices such as DAISY and MP3 audio players.
Professionals and students find Kurzweil 1000’s comprehensive time-saving study tools extremely useful. Add bookmarks, text notes, voice notes and annotations; skim, summarize, and create outlines for your work, and have your documents open to the last position read. Plus, you’ll have access to eighteen bilingual dictionaries.
- Accurate Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
- State-of-the-Art Speech Options
- Appointment Calendar with Audible Reminders
- Online Information Search and Retrieval
- Read Files Away From Home & Burn CDs
- Broad Range of File Access