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You may find these external resources helpful:

  • WordTalk - Text to Speech for MS Word
  • NaturalReader is a Text to Speech software with natural sounding voices.  This easy to use software can convert any written text such as MS Word, Webpage, PDF files and Emails into spoken words.  NaturalReader can also convert any written text into audio files such as MP3 or WAV for your CD player or iPod
  • Browse Aloud will highlight words as they are read aloud from websites
  • WordWeb is a one-click English thesaurus and dictionary for Windows that can look up words in almost any programme
  • PowerTalk 1.2.11  Automatic speech for PowerPoint presentations
  • Free Mind Mapping Software - Free Mind and XMind
  • Lighthouse International -  guidance for making text legible for visually impaired people 
For more free assistive software, see: