Re: win7 Jaws and talking dictionary

  • From: "Vic Llanes" <v.llanes@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2009 13:15:06 -0400

  Sorry but no, we're talking about the stand-alone American Heritage talking 
dictionary and thesaurus not the one from Kurzweil.
  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: Dorothy Ingram-Gorban 
  To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
  Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 1:06 PM
  Subject: Re: win7 Jaws and talking dictionary

   Hallo there, I have that dictionary as part of Kurzweil and updated also a 
  Medical Encl., I think Mary someone I try not to read it to be honest, I got 
  as far as knowing you had malaria out there in I forget which state until 
  not so long ago,thing was addictive!  Dorothy

  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: "Vic Llanes" <v.llanes@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 4:07 PM
  Subject: Re: win7 Jaws and talking dictionary

  Hi Alice! Sorry but the American heritage version that is truly accessible
  has been out of the market for a very long time now. It is the best writing
  tool I've ever had. I still have the original disk but is scratched and good
  thing is I made not one but two backups. Right now I'm looking for something
  similar that I can use with windows7 and I'm even willing to dish-out big
  money if only I could find something as good and friendly as the American

    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: alice dampman Humel
    To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
    Sent: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 12:12 PM
    Subject: Re: win7 Jaws and talking dictionary

    Hi,  Vic,
        Where did you find the American Heritage? I'm still using XP and JAWS
  9, so it should work for me. It might be a good alternative/addition to and such.
        Good luck finding something for your new system.

      ----- Original Message ----- 
      From: Vic Llanes
      To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
      Sent: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 12:05 PM
      Subject: win7 Jaws and talking dictionary

      Hi all!

      Since windows 3.1 I've been using a really nice and Jaws friendly
  talking dictionary which is American heritage v3.5 and I've used it until
  XP. Just got a new computer with windows 7 today and of course I cannot
  install it anymore. I have windows 7 home but am willing to upgrade to pro
  if it would make it work again. But the really good thing is if I were to
  find a speech friendly dictionary and thesaurus that will work with win7 off
  the box. Does anyone have any suggestion?


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