gh Player

gh has developed a software reading system designed for reading NIMAS, DAISY Digital Talking Books, and plain text files (*.txt) while providing multiple sensory output. * Read DAISY, NIMAS, Save As DAISY XML, and Plain Text files * Select from six synthesized voices (with the premium version) * Read MathML-embedded books with enhanced navigation * Adjust color settings for custom contrast * Use word tracking to highlight word-by-word * Zoom up to 16x with the ability to pan around the document * Navigate to any part of a book with ease * Set bookmarks and take notes The gh PLAYERâ„¢ provides people with disabilities access to information sources including large documents, textbooks, training manuals and publications. It also offers a variety of accessibility features for a fuller reading experience. These features include: * Text-to-Speech functionality * Digital magnification * Contrast enhancement * Synchronized text highlighting

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Product
Cost Range: 
$100-499
Content Area: 
reading
Grade Level: 
birth to preschool
early elementary
intermediate elementary
middle school
secondary
transition
IDEA Disability Category: 
visual impairment
Instructional Support: 
multiple formats of text and notation
Customizable Interface: 
font size and/or color
Embedded Resources: 
highlighting
Output Options: 
Braille output
Text to Speech: 
dynamic highlighting
multiple voices
reading rate control
reads graphics descriptions
reads instruction
supports reading math equations
synthesized
Operating Systems: 
Windows (MS 98 and newer)