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> FREEDOM SCIENTIFIC BLIND/LOW VISION GROUP
> 2002 PRODUCT GUIDE
> (Revised October 2002)
>
> Welcome to the electronic version of the Freedom Scientific Blind/Low
Vision
> Group 2002 Product Guide. All prices in this guide are for U.S. customers
> only, in U.S. Dollars. Prices and product descriptions are subject to
> change.
>
> In this file, products are formatted in Text format. It is arranged in
four
> sections. The different sections, and the specific contents within each
> section, are listed directly following this brief introduction.
>
> If you have any questions about any Freedom Scientific product, contact
your
> local dealer, or call our toll free sales and information line at
> 1-800-444-4443 within the United States, and 1-727-803-8000 outside of the
> United States.
>
> One of our knowledgeable and friendly sales consultants will be happy to
> assist you. Additionally, more information about our products and services
> can be found at http://www.FreedomScientific.com
>
> To develop, manufacture and market innovative technology-based products
and
> services that those with vision impairments and learning disabilities use
to
> change their world.
>
>
> Following is the table of contents for each section.
>
> Section 1: Software
> JAWS® for Windows 4.5
> OpenBook 6.0
> MAGic® 8.0
> Connect Outloud 2.0
> Dancing Dots
>
> Section 2: Hardware
> Personal All=Purpose Computers:
> PAC Mate BNS & TNS
>
> Notetakers:
> Type Lite Notetaker
> Braille Lite M20 & M40 Notetakers
> Type 'n Speak Notetaker
> Braille 'n Speak Notetaker
> Braille Lite 2000 Notetaker
> Braille Lite 40 Notetaker
>
> Braille Embossers:
> Blazer Braille Embosser
> Versa Point Duo Braille Embosser
>
> Computer Braille Displays:
> Focus 44, 70, 84 Braille Displays
> Power Braille 40 Braille Display
> Power Braille 65 Braille Display
> Power Braille 80 Braille Display
>
> Scanning and Reading Hardware Section:
> VERA System
>
> Specialized Hardware Section:
> Comm Lite
> SAL Learning System
> Victor Reader
> Franklin Language Master
> Audio Calc
>
> Accessories for Notetakers
> External Disk Drive
> Mimic
> WinDisk 3.0 Software
> Graph-It Software
> Braille Calc Software
> Book-Em Software
> V-Term Software
> Checkbook Manager Software
> Braille-Term Software
> Developer's Kit Software
>
> Accessories for Braille Embossers
> Duxbury Systems Braille Translators
> Mega Dots Translator for Braille Embossers
> Braille Paper
> Braille Labels
>
> Section 3: Tutorials & Training
> Tutorials
> JAWS® for Windows Basic Training
> Word 2000
> Excel 2000
> Power Point 2000
> Outlook 2000
> Internet Explorer 5.x
> Word 8 Fundamentals
> Eudora Pro
> Teach Braille Software
>
> Training
> Updated Customizing JAWS® for Windows
> Supporting & Teaching Windows with JAWS® for Windows
> Advanced Customizing JAWS® for Windows
> Creating and Testing Accessible HTML and Adobe® PDF Documents with JAWS
>
>
> Section 4: Customer Contact Information
> Freedom Scientific Contact information
> Legal disclaimers
>
> END OF TABLE OF CONTENTS
>
> Section 1: Software
> JAWS® for Windows 4.5
> JAWS Standard: $895.00 (Windows 9x/Me/XP Home)
> JAWS Professional: $1,195.00 (Windows NT/2000/XP Professional and Windows
> 9x/Me/XP Home)
>
> The most popular screen reader worldwide, JAWS® for Windows works with
your
> PC to provide access to today's software applications and the Internet.
With
> its internal software speech synthesizer and the computer's sound card,
> information from the screen is read aloud, providing technology to access
a
> wide variety of information, education and job related applications. JAWS
> also outputs to refreshable Braille displays, providing unmatched Braille
> support of any screen reader on the market. A training tutorial is
included.
>
> Multilingual Eloquence included: American English, British English,
> Castilian Spanish, Latin American Spanish, French, French Canadian,
German,
> Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Finnish.
> JAWS interactive talking install makes it easy to get started without
> sighted assistance.
> Supports all standard Windows applications without the need to do special
> configurations.
> Enhanced support has been added for today's most popular applications,
> including Microsoft Office XP.
> Supports Internet Explorer with special features: links lists, frames
lists,
> forms mode, reading HTML tables Navigation Quick Key for HTML, graphic
> labels and more.
> Includes unique scripting language for further customization with
> nonstandard Windows applications and proprietary software.
> New tools for easier customization without the need to write scripts.
> Output to most popular refreshable Braille displays in computer or Grade 2
> Braille.
> Includes a Windows Basic Training Tutorial with over seven hours of
> audiocassette instruction.
> Software Maintenance Agreements (SMA's) and Multi-user Licensing are
> available.
>
> OpenBook 6.0
> $995.00 (Windows 9x/Me/XP Home/NT/2000/XP Professional)
>
> OpenBook is the worlds leading OCR software developed for those who are
> blind or vision impaired. It gives individuals a powerful tool to read,
edit
> and manage printed text as well as text that is imbedded in graphics. The
> software converts your printed page into electronic text to be read aloud
> through a voice synthesizer and shown on a customizable screen display.
> Simply scan your printed text. This powerful software program, with a
choice
> of scanning engines, converts text that is imbedded in graphics for
greater
> accessibility. There are user-defined settings for magnification,
character
> spacing, color and contrast as well as exclusive reading enhancement
> features that are easy to use and flexible for both the novice and
advanced
> user. The included speech synthesizer speaks the text contained in your
> documents. Feature rich OpenBook is ideal for home, school and
professional
> environments. Efficient reading features such as skim reading, fast
> forward/rewind and book marking provide quick access the important
> information. Features including exact view, customizable text settings and
> text masking enhance your ability to read quickly and with ease. Take your
> documents with you when you leave your computer by converting them to
audio,
> embossing them to Braille, saving them to your notetaker or printing them
in
> large print.
>
> Experience clearer speech with IBM ViaVoice 6.4
> Improved optical character recognition with the new Fine Reader 6.0 engine
> Print from any application into OpenBook using the Freedom Import Printer
> Convert scanned files into MP3 or WAV format and the
> Option to install Connect Outloud during the OpenBook installation
>
> MAGic® 8.0 Screen Magnification Software with Speech
> (Windows 9x/Me/XP Home/NT/2000/XP Professional)
>
> MAGic 8.0 Standard (No Speech): $295.00
> MAGic 8.0 Standard (With Speech): $545.00
> MAGic 8.0 Professional (No Speech): $395.00
> MAGic 8.0 Professional (With Speech): $595.00
>
> MAGic combines great magnification features with true low vision screen
> reading when purchased with the speech option. It gives you the ability to
> choose the information you want read from the screen as you navigate your
> applications. MAGic is easy to use with its talking large print
> installation, new color-coded user interface and hot keys that avoid
> conflicts with Windows and popular software applications.
>
> Talking Installation enables you to independently install Magic
> 2x to 16x magnification with smoothing.
> Cursor and Mouse Tracking keep your point of focus in view.
> Tether Mouse to Display brings your mouse into your view whenever the
mouse
> is moved.
> Mouse Enhancements help you easily locate and follow the mouse.
> Four configurable magnification views give you the flexibility to display
> information in a way that fits your magnification needs.
> Color Inversion improves contrast and ease of reading.
> Use magnification and speech together or independently.
> Mouse Speech reads words or lines as you move the mouse.
> Keyboard Echo of characters or words when typing.
> Use Say All to read documents with the words being highlighted as they are
> spoken.
> Review your documents quickly using easy to remember keystrokes.
> JAWS Inspired list boxes consolidate information and make navigation easy.
> Enhanced on-line help including Shift+F1 help for all controls in Magic
> Comprehensive large print manual.
> Software Maintenance Agreements (SMA's) and Multi-user Licensing are
> available.
>
> Connect Outloud 2.0 Web Access Software
> $249.00 (Windows 9x/Me/XP Home/NT/2000/XP Professional)
>
> Designed for beginners to experienced computer users, Connect Outloud
offers
> speech and Braille output of the Internet, email and basic Windows
Operating
> System applications. Perfect for home use!
> Connect Outloud's interactive talking install makes it easy to get started
> without sighted assistance.
>
> Surf the Internet with Internet Explorer 5.0 or greater and connect with
> friends and family using the Outlook Express email program. (IE included
on
> the CD.) Create and share documents using the basic word processing
program
> that installs as part of Connect Outloud and includes a spell checker.
>
> Simple to learn and easy to use, Connect Outloud brings speech and Braille
> support to the Windows desktop, control menu, start menu, as well as the
> programs that install as part of your operating system such as Notepad,
> Calculator, and the Windows Media and CD Players.
>
> Simple interface with no complicated configurations to learn or menus to
> navigate.
> Tutor Mode for beginners makes it easy to get started in minutes.
> Includes the Eloquence for JAWS software speech synthesizer in English.
> Most of the great features found in JAWS for use with Internet Explorer.
> Provides an easy transition to the full JAWS for Windows screen reader.
>
> Dancing Dots Braille Music Technology, L.P.
> GOODFEEL™ Braille Music Translator
> $795.00
>
> Transcribe Braille music quickly, automatically and accurately--an
> indispensable tool for singers, musicians and music educators. GOODFEEL
from
> Dancing Dots automatically converts several kinds of computer music files
to
> Braille. For educators with blind students, no Braille knowledge is
> necessary. Choose to convert small or large sections of entire scores, as
> well as transcribe lyrics in English and non-English Braille. Comes with
the
> SharpEye music scanning software and Lime notation editor. May be used
with
> Cakewalk, SmartScore and other music software.
>
> Scan print music
> Edit results.
> Transcribe with GOODFEEL
>
> Section 2: Hardware
> Personal All-Purpose Computers
> PAC Mate BNS & TNS
> $2,595.00
>
> PAC Mate Personal All-Purpose Computers are the the definitive hand-held
> computer for those who are blind. This first-of-a-kind device provides
> access to everyday Windows-based desktop data and software applications
via
> Pocket PC including Pocket Word, Pocket Outlook and Pocket Internet
> Explorer. PAC Mate is available in two models - the BNS with its 8-dot
> Braille keyboard, and the TNS for users familiar with QWERTY-style
> keyboards. Both units offer the same great functionality utilizing JAWS®
for
> Pocket PC technology. Now you can surf the Internet, send and receive
email,
> and manage your data with unmatched convenience. PAC Mate allows you to
sync
> up with other PDAs and PAC Mates, and it features CompactFlash™ cards for
> unlimited storage. Some of the options for PAC Mate include a 56K or
> Ethernet modem. An optional Global Positioning System (GPS) will be
> available early in 2003.
>
> User Replaceable Battery provides optional power backup when needed
> PCMCIA connection for choice of peripherals including modem, micro-drive,
> floppy disk drive, CD-ROM and others
> USB port for connection with desktops, laptops, printers and other devices
> in either host or client mode
> IR port for transferring files between PAC Mate and other PC products
> Eloquence synthesizer with a dual channel sound card (Use the speech
> function while listening to Internet broadcasts)
> Adjustable strap holds unit for comfortable use while standing
> Product Maintenance Agreement and Annual Software Agreements available
> Compact and portable
>
> Notetakers:
> Type Lite Notetaker
> $5,995.00
>
> This 40-cell refreshable Braille notetaker is powerful and versatile. Type
> Lite's Windows style keyboard with its 56K modem and POP3 email
capability,
> is ideal when you create documents, organize your schedule and maintain
> contacts. It is note taking, speech and Braille access in an attractive,
> sleek design with virtually unlimited storage capacity thanks to its
> CompactFlash™ port . Use it as a Braille display for your PC using a
screen
> reader such as JAWS and you can easily transfer files and information to
and
> from your PC using the included WinDisk software.
>
> 56K external modem with POP3 email capabilities.
> Complete word processing capabilities, including a built-in spell checker.
> Fully adjustable, internal speech synthesizer with variable tone, rate,
> pitch and more.
> Grade 2 Braille translation in Braille input mode, and output to Braille
> embosser.
> Accessory software can expand the functionality to include money
management,
> spreadsheets, scientific graphing and complex mathematics.
> Switch easily between notetaker and Braille display modes.
> Option for six-key Perkins-style input mode.
> Talking and Braille clock, appointment calendar, alarm, stopwatch, phone
> book and scientific calculator.
> Includes leather carrying case and strap, all documentation and cables.
> WinDisk connectivity for file sharing with your PC.
> 30-day money-back guarantee of satisfaction and one-year warranty against
> manufacturing defects from date of receipt.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement (PMA) available.
>
> Braille Lite M20 & M40 Notetakers
> Braille Lite M20 & M40 Notetakers
> M20: $3,595.00
> M40: $5,595.00
>
> These newest notetakers come with Braille displays in 20 and 40 cell
models.
> CompactFlash™ port, built-in 56K baud modem, responsive speech output, and
> POP 3 email capabilities are included in the Braille Lite's sleek, more
> compact design. These features, along with the addition of Whiz Wheels,
make
> Braille Lite M20 and M40 the top choices in Braille notetakers.
>
> 14 Mb of internal storage.
> M20 Size: 8 1/4" X 5" X 1 1/2"
> M40 Size: 11 3/4" X 5 1/8" X 1 1/2"
> Weight: Approximately 2 pounds.
> Complete word processing capabilities including a built-in spell checker.
> Cursor routing in both 20-cell or 40-cell models.
> Includes eight-dot Perkins-style input mode, allowing for a backspace,
> carriage return key, and quick one-key commands.
> CompactFlash™ port: This feature allows the use of removable storage
cards,
> resulting in virtually unlimited file storage possibilities.
> WinDisk connectivity for file sharing with your PC.
> New and improved JAWS® for Windows support.
> Whiz Wheels are programmable to scroll by line, sentence or paragraph and
> they contain tactile detents indicating your movement through a document.
> Supports standard POP 3 email services. Use almost any Internet Service
> Provider to maintain your email accounts from your notetaker.
> Switch easily between notetaker and Braille display modes.
> Fully adjustable, internal speech synthesizer with variable tone, rate,
> pitch and more.
> Grade 2 Braille translation in Braille input mode, and output to Braille
> embosser.
> Accessory software can expand the functionality to include money
management,
> spreadsheets, scientific graphing, and complex mathematics.
> Talking and Braille clock, appointment calendar, alarm, stopwatch, phone
> book, scientific calculator.
> Includes leather carrying case and strap, all documentation and cables.
> 30-day money-back guarantee of satisfaction and one-year warranty against
> manufacturing defects from date of receipt.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement available.
>
> Type 'n Speak Notetaker
> $1,495.00
>
> This notetaker allows you to input in either keyboard-style keyboard or in
> Grade 1 or Grade 2 Braille-mode with full translation. With a 25-hour
> battery, a portable lightweight design, 2.75 Mb internal storage and
> responsive speech output, the Type 'n Speak can go with you to the
> classroom, the boardroom, or the living room.
>
> Complete word processing capabilities, including a complete spell checker.
> Talking clock; appointment calendar; alarm and stopwatch; phone book and
> scientific calculator included.
> Leather carrying case, battery charger; AC adapter; earphones; serial
cable;
> and documentation in print and audiocassette.
> Size: 12" x 6" x 1 1/2".
> Weight: 2 pounds; extremely durable.
> Nickel-cadium battery with 25-hour life, and standard AC adapter.
> Import information from a PC, floppy disks or the Internet using hardware
> accessories.
> WinDisk connectivity for file sharing with your PC.
> Internal speech synthesizer with adjustable tone, rate, pitch and volume.
> New internal features to translate ASCII files into Grade 2 Braille for
> output to an embosser.
> Instant Grade 2 Braille translation for speech output or output in fully
> formatted, printed text.
> Optional accessory hardware and software expands memory and file transfer
> capabilities. Accessory programs are available for money management,
> scientific graphing, spreadsheet creation and more.
> Install software updates quickly and easily.
> 30-day, money back guarantee of satisfaction and one-year warranty against
> manufacturing defects.
> Optional Braille Manual available for $15.00.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement available.
>
> First language at no cost. For a second language add $200.
> Languages available: English, Croatian, Danish, French, French
(Quebecois),
> German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian,
> Slovak, Spanish, Turkish.
>
> Braille 'n Speak Notetaker
> $1,395.00
>
> This portable, personal notetaker and organizer combines the Perkins style
> Braille keyboard input with responsive speech output. For meeting or
> classroom notes, phone book and calendar maintenance-even word processing,
> the 2Mb BNS 2000 has capability to deliver for 25 hours on a rechargeable
> battery.
>
> Full word processing with spell check.
> Talking clock, appointment calendar, alarm and stopwatch, phone book and
> scientific calculator included.
> Available in 15 languages, as English +1, or two non-English languages,
and
> one-touch between language switching.
> Includes leather carrying case, battery charger, AC adapter, earphones,
> serial cable, and documentation in print and audiocassette.
> Size: 8" x 5" x 1 1/4".
> Weight: About 1 pound.
> Nickel-cadium battery with 25-hour life, and standard AC adapter.
> Word processing capabilities, including a spell check system.
> Internal Speech synthesizer with adjustable tone, rate, pitch and volume.
> WinDisk connectivity for file sharing with your PC.
> New internal features to translate ASCII files into Grade 2 Braille for
> output to an embosser.
> Automatic translation of documents input in Grade 2 Braille for speech or
> formatted, printed text output.
> Optional accessory hardware and software expands memory and file transfer
> capabilities. Accessory programs are available for money management,
> scientific graphing, spreadsheet creation and more.
> Install software updates quickly and easily.
> 30-day, money back guarantee of satisfaction and one-year warranty against
> manufacturing defects.
> Optional Braille Manual available for $15.00.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement available.
>
> First language at no cost. For a second language add $200.
> Languages available: English, Croatian, Danish, French, French
(Quebecois),
> German, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian),
> Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish.
>
> Braille Lite 2000 Notetaker
> $3,395.00
>
> Portability and versatility best describe the Braille Lite 2000. The 18
> character refreshable Braille display allows you to read information
> quickly. The Braille Lite 2000 has the same six-key Braille keyboard found
> on the Braille 'n Speak as well as a fully adjustable speech synthesizer.
> Combine the Braille 2000 with popular screen reading programs such as
JAWS®
> for Windows to provide quick Braille access to your PC to enhance your
> workstation.
>
> Weight: 3 pounds.
> 30 hours of use between charges. The quick recharge time is only 3 hours.
> Word processor, datebook, phone book, scientific calculator clock,
stopwatch
> and spell checker are all included.
> Built in Braille translation software instantly converts text into Grade 2
> Braille.
> Serial and parallel ports allow for easy connection to printers,
embossers,
> and computers.
> Leather Carrying case, manuals, and cable are included.
> Portable disk drive and cables are available as options
> The Braille Lite 2000 comes with a 30-day money back guarantee of
> satisfaction. It also carries a one-year warranty against manufacturing
> defects.
> Renewable Product Service Agreement is available.
>
> First language at no cost. For a second language add $200.
> Languages available: English, Croatian, Danish, French, French
(Quebecois),
> German, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian),
> Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish
>
> Braille Lite 40 Notetaker
> $5,495.00
>
> Braille Lite 40-cell refreshable Braille notetaker delivers an array of
> practical features from a complete word processor to a personal organizer,
> and more. The large 40-character Braille display provides ample space for
> reading documents or even entire electronic books and articles. Scroll
> through volumes of materials with Braille Lite 40's two advance bars. And,
> 40 cursor routers allow you instant movement to any cell on the display,
for
> fast and easy editing. Combine the Braille Lite 40 with popular screen
> access software such as JAWS® for Windows and you have a world-class
40-cell
> display for your PC.
>
> Weight: 2 pounds.
> 768k RAM and 4 Mb flash ROM memory.
> Interface allows refreshable Braille access to Windows applications.
> Choose between six or eight dot Braille input and output.
> Choose from among 15 languages, and switch between them at the touch of a
> key.
> Complete capabilities, including complete spell checker.
> Fully adjustable to let you control parameters such as tone, rate, pitch
and
> volume.
> Inexpensive notetaker software lets you add capabilities like personal
money
> management, scientific graphing, and spreadsheet production to your
Braille
> Lite 40. Talking and Braille clock, appointment calendar, alarm, and
> stopwatch, phone book organizer and scientific calculator.
> Protective carrying case, easy-to-follow documentation and interface
cables
> are included.
> 30-day money-back guarantee of satisfaction.
>
> Embossers:
> Blazer Braille Embosser
> $1,895.00
>
> Compact and quiet, the Blazer is an ideal workstation Braille embosser.
This
> lightweight, portable output device gives you high-grade Braille on
computer
> paper, Braille paper, plastic labels and even index cards. A top choice
for
> students, professionals or for home uses, this device combines with any
> number of Freedom Scientific notetakers and accessory software to emboss
> hard copy of your personal data. An internal synthesized speech system
makes
> unit reconfiguration quick and simple.
>
> Landscape emboss feature creates long format spreadsheets or screen dumps.
> Side carrying handle.
> Includes parallel cable; print and audiocassette manuals.
> Size: 13-1/2"x 8" x 5" (with lid closed).
> Weight: 12 pounds.
> Power: Standard household AC.
> Prints on papers and special plastics from 1" to 8-1/2" wide.
> Prints 15-cps in 6 or 8 dot Braille.
> One-year warranty from date of receipt.
> 30-day, money-back guarantee of satisfaction.
> Optional Blazer Carrying Case: $ 50.00
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement available.
>
> VersaPoint Duo Braille Embosser
> $3,795.00
>
> High quality, interpoint Braille in a reliable, low maintenance embosser.
> The Versapoint Duo provides you with an economical method of completing
high
> volume Braille production. Easy one-button commands allow you to
reconfigure
> Braille output and check work. Braille can be configured for 6-dot and
8-dot
> output of speeds up to 60 characters per second. The speech synthesizer
> option speaks menus and doubles as external speech for your computer.
>
> Landscape emboss for long format spreadsheets or screen dumps.
> 30,000-character memory buffer.
> Nine internal languages.
> Select from five degrees of striking impact.
> Switch from Interpoint to Single Side Braille in one step.
> Settings to emboss up to 99 consecutive copies without reset.
> Includes serial cable; parallel cable; print, disk, and Braille manuals.
> One-year warranty. 30-day, money back guarantee of satisfaction.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement available.
>
> Additional Model:
> VersaPoint Duo with Speech: $3,995.00
>
> Computer Braille Displays
> Focus 44, 70, 84-cell Braille Display
> Focus 44, 70, 84-cell Braille Displays
> Focus 44: $5,495.00
> Focus 70: $9,595.00
> Focus 84: $10,595.00
>
> The Focus Series of refreshable Braille displays provides the newest
> technology and features for users needing superior navigation to the
entire
> Windows environment. Users can choose among three Focus models, the 44, 70
> and 84-cell versions depending on the workstation requirements. Used with
a
> screen reader such as JAWS® for Windows, the refreshable Braille cells act
> as a window that allow users to navigate read information in dynamic
> Braille--and all of its impressive features can be configured through
JAWS.
>
> Whiz Wheel rapid scrolling navigation
> Rapid Reading mode that configures the display to 20 cells for increased
> reading speed.
> Uni-directional advance bars.
> Serial connection for use in Windows Professional environment.
> Two audio inputs and one audio output allowing simultaneous connection to
> telephone and computer.
> All buttons individually user configurable. Allows user set up hot keys.
> Up to four status cells configurable on the right or left side of the
> display
> Buttons individually configurable.
> VariBraille, adjustable Braille cell intensity.
> Single USB connection and lightweight, aluminum slim design allows the
user
> to easily move the display.
> Display is designed to be close to the keyboard, independently adjustable
> for comfort.
> 30-month warranty on all displays.
>
> PowerBraille 40 Braille Display
> $4,495.00
>
> For portable, accurate, reliable access to your computer screen, the PB-40
> computer Braille display unit is a refined choice for Braille readers
> worldwide. This low-profile unit instantly translates screen data into
6-dot
> or 8-dot refreshable Braille for students, writers, and professionals
using
> many popular software screen readers, such as JAWS® for Windows.
> State-of-the-art Braille cell technology, one parallel and two serial
> interfaces, and a printer pass-through port.
> Seven-hour rechargeable battery.
> Includes serial cable; parallel cable; print, disk and Braille manuals.
> For use with DOS, Windows, or UNIX operating systems.
> Size: 12" x 11 1/2" x 1 1/2"; Black.
> Weight: 5 pounds.
> One touch instant cursor routing moves the cursor to any character on the
> Braille display.
> Ergonomic, thumb-controlled rocker bars allow fingers to roam a screen
while
> reading text, through the Independent movement of display and cursor.
> 30-month warranty from date of receipt.
> 30-day, money back guarantee of satisfaction.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement available.
>
> PowerBraille 65 Braille Display
> $8,565.00
>
> The PB-65 is an economical version of the Power Braille 80-cell
refreshable
> Braille display. You get the same functionality and features as Power
> Braille 80, and it includes expansion capabilities to make it an easy step
> up to the 80-cell display unit. Enjoy the most technologically advanced
> refreshable output in 6-dot and 8-dot Braille.
>
> Includes serial cable; parallel cable; print, disk, and Braille manuals.
> For use with DOS, Windows, or UNIX operating systems.
> Size: 24" x 11 1/2" x 1 1/2", black.
> Weight: 7.6 pounds.
> One touch instant cursor routing moves the cursor to any character on the
> Braille display.
> Ergonomic, thumb-controlled rocker bars allow fingers to roam a screen
while
> reading text, through the independent movement of display and cursor.
> Support by more access packages than any other Braille display offers
fully
> integrated, complimentary speech and refreshable Braille output.
> 30-month warranty from date of receipt.
> 30-day, money back guarantee of satisfaction.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement is available.
>
> PowerBraille 80 Braille Display
> $10,550.00
>
> The largest Braille display unit in the Freedom Scientific line, the PB-80
> offers the ultimate access to highly formatted material such as columnar
> text, spreadsheets, or complex web pages. Delivers excellent functionality
> with JAWS® for Windows and other popular screen reading applications. The
> PB-80 delivers the best in refreshable Braille output technology.
>
> Advanced refreshable Braille output in 6-dot and 8-dot Braille.
> State-of-the-art Braille cell technology, one parallel and two serial
> interfaces and a printer pass-through port.
> For use with DOS, Windows, or UNIX operating systems.
> Size: 24"x 11 1/2 "x 1 1/2", black.
> Weight: Approximately 8 pounds.
> One-touch instant cursor routing moves the cursor to any character on the
> Braille display.
> Ergonomic, thumb-controlled rocker bars allow fingers to roam a screen
while
> reading text, through the independent movement of display and cursor.
> Support by more access packages than any other Braille display. Offers
fully
> integrated, complimentary speech and refreshable Braille output.
> Includes serial cable; parallel cable; print, disk and Braille manuals.
> 30-month warranty from the date of receipt.
> 30-day, money back guarantee of satisfaction.
> Renewable, annual Product Maintenance Agreement available.
>
> Scanning and Reading:
> VERA System--Scanning & Reading System
> $2,995.00
> This stand-alone reading machine is elegantly designed in a finely crafted
> wooden case for high quality looks as well as operation. This "Very Easy
> Reading Appliance" takes a picture of your printed material, and reads the
> text to you through its internal speech synthesizer, or you can view it on
> your computer monitor or television. VERA is a complete reading machine
for
> books, magazines, recipes and typed correspondence. Plug it in, turn it on
> and begin reading.
>
> Keypad has large keys with colorful, tactile markings and placement
designed
> for intuitive use.
> Three single-function keys for basic use: Scan, Read and Stop.
> Less-frequently used keys tuck away under a flip-up cover.
> Read a page continuously, line-by-line, or word-by-word.
> Easy page navigation.
> Display the scanned page on a monitor or TV, and adjust the settings for
> text size and color. (Requires converter)
> Device will automatically save documents when switched off.
> Includes power cables, manuals and documentation.
> 30-day money-back guarantee and a standard one-year warranty against
> manufacturer's defects.
>
> Specialized Hardware:
> Comm Lite
> $650.00 (For US and Canadian sales only)
>
> Comm Lite is an accessory that assists those who are deaf and blind to
make
> and receive telephone calls. The Comm Lite, provides a long-awaited,
> telecommunications solution that turns a Freedom Scientific notetaker into
a
> teletypewriter/telecommunication device (TTY/TDD). A user who is deaf and
> blind types their telephone messages into their notetaker. The Comm Lite
> then translates the Braille message and sends it to the person who is
using
> a standard TTY/TDD device. The person receiving the message sees it in
> printed form on the LCD display of their TTY/TDD. When responding, Comm
Lite
> translates the TTY/TDD language back into Braille that can be read by the
> original sender's notetaker Braille display.
>
>
> Two people owning both a notetaker and the Comm Lite system can
communicate
> in the same manner.
> Includes a modem, cable and software that contains the necessary Macros to
> simplify setup.
> Owners of the Braille Lite M20, M40 and Type Lite will need the Turbo Mode
> modification when using the Comm Lite without the need to purchase
> auxilliary devices. Call Freedom Scientific Sales Department at
> 1-800-444-4443 or 1-727-803-8000 for more information. The modification is
> free of charge for those with Product Maintenance Agreements. Otherwise,
the
> cost of the modification is $75.00 U.S. Dollars.
>
> The Comm Lite works on a standard residential analog telephone line.
> Purchasers should contact their telephone company to confirm that they are
> connected to an analog system.
>
> SAL Learning System
> $4,595.00
>
> SAL offers a revolutionary approach to teaching and learning Braille. SAL
> integrates Braille curriculum that is professionally prepared with a
> stand-alone, multimedia Braille station that uses Speech Assisted Learning
> (SAL). SAL provides everything you need to learn Braille and the Braille
> alphabet; and it provides everything you need to master your tactile
> perceptual skills and your Braille reading techniques. The curricula are
> designed to teach in areas that are of emphasis to teachers and
> rehabilitation professionals. These areas include:
> Slow learners who need help developing faster and more efficient reading,
> writing, and arithmetic skills.
> Special curricula for teens and adults to enhance learning by
self-directed
> study.
> Children and adults who have socio-economic and/or geographical barriers
> that prevent them from receiving direct professional help. A complete list
> of Courseware Curriculum can be found on the Freedom Scientific website at
> the following: SAL Courseware. Or, you can contact your local dealer, or
> call Freedom Scientific at 1-800-444-4443.
>
> Victor Reader--Digital talking book reader
> $495.00
>
> Leading technology from VisuAide of Canada brings this Digital Talking
Book
> (DTB) reader to the US exclusively through Freedom Scientific. The Victor
> Reader allows the user unparalleled efficiency to search and navigate the
> structure of a book by utilizing the sophisticated digital indexing
> structure of a DTB. Already used and available in Europe and Asia today,
the
> digital talking books will become widely available in America soon.
> Currently shipping free with the Victor Reader is the first indexed DTB of
> the New Testament, made in cooperation by VisuAide and Aurora Ministries,
a
> non-profit organization. And, as a U.S. promotion only, the following ten
> classic books are also available:
>
> Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
> Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
> Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
> Black Beauty by Anne Sewell
> Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving
> Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte
> The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan
> The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
> Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
> Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
> Innovative "Go to Page" function to jump to any page instantly.
> Standard CD-ROM drive reads Digital Talking Books, plays audio music CD's,
> and CD's made from MP3 audio files.
> Highly intelligible variable speed sound.
> Internal rechargeable battery allowing up to 8 hours of reading.
> Size: 8"x7"x 1 3/4". Weight: 2 pounds.
> Includes a Getting Started and User's Guide CD, AC adapter.
>
> Options:
> Leather Carrying Case: $40.00
> Additional A/C Adapter: $35.00
>
> Franklin Language Master 6000 SE
> $450.00
>
> A versatile speaking reference device offering full speech controls to
read
> screens or speak individual words at the speed you choose. At less than
> 6-inches square, the lightweight FLM is designed for maximum efficiency.
Low
> vision users will appreciate the large-type display option, high-contrast
> screen and black-on-white QWERTY keyboard. For blind users, orientation
> features include active screen announcing and raised dots on location
keys.
>
> Three ways to hear spelling.
> Complete pronunciation guide.
> Contains dictionary, thesaurus, grammar topics, homonyms and word lists.
> Includes fully speaking games and the ability to save up to 26 messages
with
> one-touch playback.
> Includes headphones, AC adapter, carrying case, press-on locator dots,
> instruction tape, print manual, quick reference card and batteries.
>
> Audio Calc Talking Scientific Calculator
> $659.00
>
> Invaluable for both students and professionals, AudioCalc performs 15
> scientific functions and speaks keys as they are pressed. Some of its
> capabilities include number editing, trigonometry, and transcendental
> functions. Dependable AudioCalc has a waterproof keyboard for extra
> durability and uses rechargeable nickel-cadmium batteries or standard
> household current.
>
> Size: 3 1/2" x 5 1/2" x 1 1/4".
> Weight: 1 pound.
> Automatic on/off.
> 15 scientific function modes.
> Ten available memories.
> Stopwatch, calendar, and alarm clock.
> Keys speak when pressed; some have tactile references.
> User-modifiable functions.
> Help mode.
> Includes a rechargeable battery, AC adapter, earphone, protective case,
and
> documentation in print and on audiocassette.
>
> Accessories for Notetakers:
> External Disk Drive for Notetakers
> $495.00
>
> With this portable Disk Drive you can store data, export, import and
backup
> notetaker files reliably. The common 3.5" floppy diskette format makes it
an
> essential hardware peripheral for reading computerized books, manuals,
> newsletters and more. With long 15-hour battery life, on-the-go workers
> enjoy its expanded freedom.
>
> Works with any telecommunications program on a PC (PROCOMM, TELIX, or
ASCII)
> to send export files.
> Optional cables allow the drive to run from any serial port.
> Includes: battery charger/AC adapter; print manual; audiocassette
tutorial;
> cable to the notetaker.
> Size: 8 1/4"x 4 1/2"x1 1/4".
> Weight: 2 pounds.
> Power: Nickel-cadium battery with 15-hour rechargeable life, or standard
AC.
> 30-day, money back, satisfaction guarantee.
>
> Mimic-Display for notetakers
> $395.00
>
> This LCD display for notetakers is a great helping hand in the classroom.
> Mimic can be used with Freedom Scientific notetakers such as Braille Lite,
> Braille 'n Speak, Type 'n Speak and Type Lite and works with many foreign
> languages. Information being typed can now be viewed on the Mimic's LCD
> screen. Scrolling through a document is simple and fast and sections of
work
> can be bookmarker to find at a later date, a great feature when the Mimic
> can hold 32 pages in its memory.
>
> Portable enough to fit in the palm of your hand, Mimic uses four standard
AA
> batteries, but a power pack is also available at an additional cost.
>
> Easy to use visual display for all notetakers.
> Simple cable connection to all notetakers.
> Book-marking feature to find important information quickly!
> Portable and battery operated.
>
> WinDisk 3.0 Software
> Free with any 2001 or 2002 update or any new Freedom Scientific notetaker
> purchase. WinDisk 3.0 only operates on Freedom Scientific notetakers
> purchased after July 2000, or notetakers running a Summer 2000 or 2001
> notetaker update.
>
> WinDisk makes your notetaker a partner with your Windows based computer.
An
> easy cable connection allows you to see notetaker files in Windows
Explorer
> and other applications and use standard commands to transfer data. Your
> notetaker will appear as an icon on your desktop and as a drive in Windows
> Explorer. Now backing up and restoring files on your notetaker is just a
> one-step command away.
>
> Graph-It Software
> $55.00
>
> Teachers, students and other professionals use this powerful tactile
> graphing calculator program to output to a Braille embosser. It features
one
> command Braille output of graphs from typed complex equations. You hear an
> audio representation of the graph on your speech synthesizer through a
> single keystroke.
>
> Control the size and specific information contained in the graph.
> Supports algebraic, trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic equations.
> Menu driven interface for easy setup and use.
> Support for Blazer, VersaPoint Duo and Inferno embossers, among others.
> For use with Freedom Scientific notetakers or IBM Compatible PCs (with
> Graph-It PC only).
> Additional models: Graph-It for the PC: $159.00
>
> Braille Calc Software
> $55.00
>
> Add the power of a spreadsheet calculator to your Freedom Scientific
> notetaker. This software accessory creates organized tables of information
> and has cell referencing and automatic cell recalculation features for use
> with numeric data.
>
> Create spreadsheets up to 16 columns by 24 rows (1,024 cells).
> Full editing and reformatting of cell data.
> Save and load spreadsheets.
> Multiple data display formats.
> Accepts general math, trigonometric, date, time, financial, statistical
and
> measurement conversion functions.
>
> Book-Em Software
> $55.00
>
> This software compresses large notetaker files with ease up to 50 percent
> their original size, optimizing internal storage capacity. You can choose
to
> combine several files into one compression folder to free up even more
> memory. It includes free decompression technology for easy output in
speech
> or refreshable Braille display. Available for use on PCs and laptops.
>
> Reads files in speech or Braille through common keystroke commands.
> Creates unlimited bookmarks for each file.
> Includes "Reader" decompression technology.
> Auto save of current file location upon file closing.
> "Find" command.
> Adjustable speech, Braille translator, and view in Grade 2 Braille.
> Additional models:
> Book-Em for the PC: $55.00
>
> V-Term Software
> $59.00
>
> Access the Internet with ease with your notetaker with this BT-100
terminal
> emulation software. It's a vital assistant for online users of popular
> programs such as Pine for email and Lynx for web navigation.
>
> Full BT-100 emulation for all keystrokes and cursor keys.
> Grade 2 Braille input for typing email.
> Supports control and function key input.
> Voice pitch changes indicating bold and highlighted text on web pages.
> Review mode toggle for reviewing the screen in detail.
>
> Check Book Manager Software
> $55.00
>
> Manage your personal finances on your notetaker with this full feature
> program. Record checks, deposits, ATM activity, bank fees and accrued
> interest. Choose to print your own checks while letting the program
> automatically update your accounts. This money management system goes
> wherever your notetaker goes.
>
> One-touch account balance output in speech or Braille.
> View entries by date or transaction number.
> Handle multiple accounts.
> Creates monthly statements. Output in speech, embossed hardcopy or file.
> Full editing capabilities.
> Marks items for tax purposes.
>
> Braille Term Software
> $99.00
>
> Braille-Term is a feature-rich telecommunications program for your
> notetaker. Braille-Term makes it easy to get on-line with a dialing
director
> and automatic redialing. Braille-Term is easy to use and help is just a
> keystroke away.
>
> Full VT-100 compatibility.
> Type in Grade 2.
> Supports all notetaker file transfer protocols.
> Session logging for easy storing of email or web pages.
>
> Developer's Kit Software
> $320.00
>
> Technology professionals delight in the freedom to develop programming in
C
> language anywhere they travel with Freedom Scientific notetakers. This
> software tool offers the experienced programmer an environment to create
> complex files while on the go. Compile, edit, and read or listen to
> executable programs created in this sophisticated program designed
> specifically for you.
>
> C Compiler program.
> Complete documentation and diskette with sample programs.
> Complete library of specialized functions.
> Windows IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for editing and compiling
> one or more C files into a BNS program.
>
> Accessories for Braille Embossers
> Duxbury Systems Braille Translators (software)
> Duxbury Braille Translator 10;2e for Windows, Macintosh and DOS
>
> Easily create highly accurate Braille for textbooks, office memos,
> ADA-compliant signs and more, regardless of your familiarity with Braille
> formatting rules. It's compatible with speech output and refreshable
Braille
> displays. Direct support for WordPerfect and MS Word and many other file
> formats. Supports Braille translation for over 30 languages.
>
> DBT for Microsoft Windows: $595.00
> DBT for the Apple Macintosh: $645.00
> DBT for the IBM-PC (DOS): $550.00
> DUX-DUAL (Win/DOS) : $750.00
> DBT Upgrades: Please call 1-800-444-4443 or 1-727-803-8000
>
> Mega Dots Translator for Braille Embossers
> Mega Dots Braille Translators are DOS programs designed for BANA Textbook
> format transcribers. Input data using a six-key technique. If you choose,
> words can be translated into Braille as you enter them. It works with many
> different file formats. Features include spell checker and large-print
> option from 14 to 72 point. Proofreading for Braille transcribing is easy
> with features that allow placement of inkprint dots and printed words
> together.
>
> MegaDots: $540.00
> MegaMath: $325.00
> Beginner Braille: $85.00
> MegaDots Upgrades: Please call 1-800-444-4443 or 1-727-803-8000
>
> Braille Paper
> Size 8.5" x 11": $45.00 per box
> Size 11.5" x 11": $49.00 per box
>
> High quality white paper suitable for either one-side or interpoint
> applications. It performs well with all Freedom Scientific Braille
> Embossers. Each box contains 1,000 sheets of sprocket-holed, fan-folded
> Braille paper.
>
> Braille Labels
> For audiocassettes: $30.00 per box
> For diskettes: $30.00 per box
>
> Use either on cassette tapes or computer disks. Made of durable,
translucent
> Mylar plastic. Each type comes fan-folded into a box of 250 labels.
>
> Section 4: Tutorials & Training
> Tutorials
> JAWS® for Windows Basic Training
> $25.00 (Offered as a free download from our website)
>
> This tutorial offers step-by-step Windows training using JAWS as your
screen
> reader. Learn how to access components of the Windows Operating System,
> navigate and use applications including the Internet, and master the
> keystrokes that allow blind and low vision users to work in a Windows
> environment. From basic installation procedures to launching an Internet
> website, this comprehensive tutorial allows new users to fully experience
> using JAWS® with Windows.
>
> Word 2000 with JAWS® for Windows
> $79.95
>
> This tutorial covers some of the latest functionality of Microsoft Word
> 2000. The novice or advanced JAWS® for Windows user can increase their
> speed, efficiency and discover new tips and tricks as they listen and work
> along on a PC with this comprehensive instructional session. Practice
> documents are included.
>
> Orientation, optimization and organization.
> Creating, stylizing, formatting and printing documents.
> Using the various grammar tools.
> Proofing documents for spelling and grammatical errors.
> Utilizing the many automatic functions.
> Use templates, track changes, make headers/footers and Mail Merge.
> Excel 2000 with JAWS® for Windows
> $79.95
>
> This tutorial is an introduction to working with Microsoft Excel 2000
while
> using JAWS® for Windows as your screen reader. JAWS gives computer users
> increased access to this powerful spreadsheet program that can be used to
> create and calculate tables of simple or very complex numeric information.
> Enjoy the ability to keep track of your personal or small business
finances
> and even use Excel to manage contact information such as names, addresses,
> and telephone numbers. Learn to create charts and graphs, link sections of
> spreadsheets to MS-Word documents, and much more with these four hours on
> cassette and practice documents on CD-ROM.
>
> Launching Excel from the Start menu and an orientation to the main
> application window.
> Opening a Workbook.
> Using or getting rid of the office assistant.
> Getting help.
> JAWS verbosity options.
> Navigating a spreadsheet.
> Taking a look at banking.
> Entering text and values.
> Formatting numbers, dates and currency
> Relative and absolute locations.
> Creating a formula using relative and absolute values.
> Editing basics.
> Protecting your work.
> Find and replace.
> Spell check.
> Performing calculations; Totaling columns.
> Referencing formula cells.
> Naming cells and ranges.
> Creating arguments.
> Setting criteria.
> Creating hyperlinks.
> Get to it fast. - Table of contents for a spreadsheet.
> Insert menu.
> Tools menu.
> Options for Excel.
> Employing database functions.
> Charting and Sharing data.
> Putting an Excel spreadsheet into a Word document.
>
> Power Point 2000 with JAWS® for Windows
> $79.95
>
> This JAWS® for Windows with Microsoft's PowerPoint 2000 Tutorial is a
> comprehensive training program designed to take the JAWS user through the
> concepts and steps of building imaginative, colorful, and visually
> attractive slideshow presentations. Upon completion, you will have the
tools
> to build slideshows to present products, proposals, and ideas.
>
> Orientation to the Window.
> Selecting Slide Layouts.
> Inserting objects created in other applications.
> Selecting Slide Templates.
> Adding Transitions, Animations and Sounds to Slides.
> Viewing Slideshows.
> Using Slide Sorter View and Hidden Slides.
> Importing and exporting Word documents.
> Print Options.
> Working with Fonts, Headers and Footers.
> Meetings and Action Note Features.
>
> Outlook 2000 with JAWS® for Windows
> $79.95
>
> This four-cassette tutorial is designed to teach participants how to use
the
> Microsoft Outlook personal management program with JAWS® for Windows.
>
> The Outlook main application window.
> Accessing JAWS® for Windows and Outlook Help files.
> Using email in Outlook.
> Using file attachments.
> Flagging messages for follow-up.
> Creating and inserting signatures.
> Using the spell checker.
> Navigating between folders.
> Creating and viewing contact information.
> Setting up and viewing calendar appointments.
> Sending and tracking meetings and task requests.
> Creating and contacting distribution groups.
> Taking quick notes.
> Using the Speed Dialer.
> Using the Advanced Find dialog.
> Tracking activities using the Journal.
> Filtering messages using the Rules Wizard.
>
> Internet Explorer 5.X with JAWS® for Windows
> $79.95
>
> This tutorial gives users insight to the various components of Microsoft's
> Internet Explorer 5.x suite of products. The included learning modules are
> designed to introduce the participant to many aspects of Internet usage.
> This includes "surfing" the web, using various search engines, downloading
> programs and files, subscribing to web pages and news groups, checking and
> managing email using Microsoft Outlook Express and creating a simple web
> page. Those who do not have an Internet connection may use the included
> diskette, "Internet Practice," to utilize the practice web pages just as
if
> they were connected to the Internet. This disk includes all of the files
> that will be posted to the on-line tutorial web page. Instruction on
copying
> files from this diskette to your hard drive is included on the cassettes.
An
> Internet connection is required to participate in many of the learning
> modules.
>
> Word 8 Fundamentals with JAWS® for Windows®
> $79.95
>
> The Word 8 Fundamentals with JAWS® for Windows tutorial has been designed
to
> introduce the new JAWS® for Windows user to fundamental concepts of using
> this powerful screen reader in combination with the Microsoft Word 8 word
> processing program. Step-by-step instructions guide participants a
keystroke
> at a time, as they practice opening, navigating, editing, formatting,
> proofing and printing documents that have been prepared with a wide
variety
> of possible scenarios in mind.
>
> Topics covered in these learning modules include:
> Launching and exiting Word 8.
> Overview of Word 8 screen layout and user bars.
> The Microsoft Office Assistant.
> Overview of controls found within the Open dialog box.
> Saving and closing a document.
> Navigating, formatting and printing documents and envelops.
> Differentiating between JAWS and standard Windows navigational commands.
> Using the clipboard.
> Using the spell/grammar checker.
> Using the Find and Replace feature.
> Using the Word Help feature.
>
> Eudora Pro with JAWS® for Windows®
> $29.95
> This tutorial is designed to give users valuable information regarding the
> features and functions of Eudora Pro email with JAWS® for Windows.
> Topics covered in these learning modules include:
> Launching and configuring Eudora Pro.
> The Eudora Pro Main Application Window.
> Creating email messages in Eudora Pro.
> Creating, organizing and moving messages between email boxes.
> Spell Checking messages.
> Creating and appending signatures.
> Creating filters.
> Using the Address Book.
> Sending, receiving and accessing file attachments.
>
> Teach Braille Software
> $25.00
>
> Fine-tune your Grade 2 Braille skills on a Freedom Scientific notetaker
with
> this interactive practice module. The software supplies the words in
speech
> for you to spell in Grade 2 Braille. It spell checks for accuracy and
> reveals the correct contractions if an error is found. It's an ideal tool
> for Braille instructors who can create up to 150 original lessons to
share.
>
> Create up to 150 original lessons from sample lessons included.
> Helps teachers cultivate student's self-study skills.
>
> Training
> Updated Customizing JAWS® for Windows
> $845.00
>
> Students receive training, and carry out exercises using the JAWS Script /
> Programming language to make inaccessible applications speak. In this
course
> the new JAWS 4.0 features of Create a Prompt and Frame Viewer will be
> covered, as well as programming concepts applicable to Scripting.
> This concentrated, four-day workshop is designed to equip professional
> access trainers with a thorough knowledge of making JAWS accessible by
> writing scripts for specific applications. The workshop will provide
> attendees with hands-on experience with the JAWS script language including
> file structure and syntax.
> Note: Participants in this advanced workshop need to have a good working
> knowledge of JAWS, as well as the Windows Operating System. It is highly
> recommended that students familiarize themselves with the basic concepts
of
> JAWS scripting prior to attending. Previous experience with programming
> languages is helpful, but not required.
>
> Supporting & Teaching Windows with JAWS® for Windows
> $845.00
>
> An intensive four-day workshop designed for teachers and access technology
> trainers who already have a good working knowledge of using Windows with
> JAWS and wish to apply those skills to training others.
> The course introduces participants to the International standards for all
> technical trainers of popular software, guidelines for successful trainer
> behaviors, and presentation methods. Students have the opportunity to
create
> and "train back" to the entire class a module related to a specific JAWS
> concept and then receive feedback from their peers as well as Freedom
> Scientific Associates. The course includes an overview of Windows features
> and functions, as well as issues specific to running JAWS® for Windows.
You
> will also gain suggestions on installing JAWS and changing a few settings
to
> make it easier to use for the beginner. The class also shares ideas on how
> to structure the desktop, start menu, and shortcuts so that users can
> quickly move through the software they use most often.
>
> Advanced Customizing JAWS® for Windows
> $845.00
>
> Enhance your knowledge of the JAWS scripting language. The new Advanced
> Customizing JAWS workshop takes your existing knowledge of the JAWS
> scripting language to a higher level. This comprehensive 4-day workshop is
> designed to give participants advanced knowledge of the powerful JAWS
> scripting language. Participants will gain an in-depth knowledge of JAWS
> default behavior including learning how to use event functions to
> automatically monitor Windows system events and cause JAWS to react
> accordingly. Participants will also receive hands-on experience in
> overwriting existing built-in functions, advanced uses of the virtual
> viewer, Braille, color, and many other techniques. Many of the skills
> learned in the workshop will prove invaluable when customizing JAWS to
work
> with call center, help desk, terminal emulation, and other applications
> where script performance is important.
>
> Creating and Testing Accessible HTML and Adobe® PDF Documents with JAWS®
> $545.00
>
> Learn how to make your documents more accessible, with this comprehensive
> two-day course, Creating and Testing Accessible HTML and Adobe PDF
Documents
> with JAWS. This course gives the participant an overview of how to create
> and test accessible documents in both HTML and Adobe PDF (Portable
Document
> Format) using JAWS screen reader. This course assumes prior familiarity
with
> the standards and principals of web design (including basic HTML coding)
and
> is not intended to be a course in web design or creation.
>
> Freedom Scientific Contact Information:
>
> Freedom Scientific Blind/Low Vision Group
> 11800 31st Court North, St. Petersburg, Florida, 33716-1805
> Sales & Information: 1-800-444-4443 (inside the U.S.)
> Sales & Information: 1-727-803-8000 (outside the U.S.)
> Technical Support-Hardware & Software Products: 1-727-803-8600
> Service & Repair-Hardware Products: 1-727-803-8600
> Fax: 1-727-803-8001
> Email: info@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Web: http://www.FreedomScientific.com
>
> Windows is either registered trademark or trademark of the Microsoft
> Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
>
> IBM Independence Series partner Solution trademark is an International
> Business Machines Corporation (IBM) owned trademark and is used by Freedom
> Scientific under license.
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> Java is a trademark of Sun Microsystems, Inc.
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