2171Re: [magnifiers] ZoomText 8.03 Released
- Nov 4, 2003Thank you for the comments; I was so pleased to find this site. It gives
me some idea as to where to start in my research on magnification while I am
still capable of reading regular type. I have saved your comments in my
file and will let you know what works for me. I am totally new to this
technology so it will take me some time to figure out what I need and how to
>From: Emilia Belserene <emiliab@...>_________________________________________________________________
>Subject: Re: [magnifiers] ZoomText 8.03 Released
>Date: Sun, 02 Nov 2003 23:53:08 -0800
>At 09:50 AM 9/26/03 -0400, Scott Moore wrote:
>ZoomText 8.03 Released
>I have been trying 8.03 (under Windows 98). I especially like ZoomText for
>the way it reformats lines in its teleprompter mode. Version 7 needed some
>improvement and I looked forward to version 8. Some things are better but
>more are worse.
> My comments about 8.03 Magnifier without speech:
>*Edge smoothing is excellent
>*AppReader can find its way around columns on web pages in Internet
>*DocReader can sometimes recognize columns.
>*Doc reader has a cleaner screen than it had in version 7.
>*This new DocReader is useless except in Microsoft products.
>*Lines in teleprompter jump upward instead of scrolling.
>*Lines in AppReader not only jump up. They also jump left and right.
>*AppReader can not be reached from the Magnifier, only from the more
>*DocReader has lost several of the options it had in version 7.
>*The DocReader options are on the Reader tab in the trial version. Where
>will they be in the product that does not include Reader?
> I will appreciate comments from Scott about these problems. Will
>they be addressed in future updates?
> Also comments from other people who, like me, use DocReader
>without speech. How do you use 8.03 or do you find the features you want
>in a different product?
>Thanks for any comments.
> - Emilia
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