Browsealoud

Speech in Safari 11

20/10/2017Texthelp Support 2
In Safari 11, Browsealoud speech does not work on some websites.   This is because  Apple have introduced a security setting that prevents webpages playing audio.   To fix this you have to change your Auto-Play settings in your ...

Why some languages are missing when reading a PDF

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
Browsealoud can read online PDF documents, when you click on a PDF link on an enabled site you will receive the message below: The PDF will then be brought into our PDF viewer window and you can use the Browsealoud Toolbar normally as you would ...

Supported browsers

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
You can use Browsealoud with all the major browsers for each platform or device. The following browsers have been fully tested with Browsealoud:   Internet Explorer Version 11 and Microsoft Edge Firefox Google Chrome S...

Adding Browsealoud to your device using the Bookmark

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
Browsealoud provides you with speech, reading and translation support.  It helps you to navigate and understand digital content and interact online with confidence. You can add Browsealoud to your device now and always have it at your fingerti...

The Translation button doesn't appear

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
When you launch the Browsealoud Toolbar you will normally see all the features as in the screenshot below, including the Translation feature, which is in blue.   If you launch the Browsealoud Toolbar and you do not see the Translate featur...

Toolbar doesn't autoload from one webpage to another

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
If you have installed the Browsealoud script and the toolbar doesn't stay onscreen if you go to another page, a setting in the code needs to be changed as below:   1.   Right click on the website page and select View page source ...

Simplify tool isn't working

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
The Simplify button is a feature on the Browsealoud Toolbar that works by clicking on that feature and the text on the page will be simplified and brought into the simplify window. This feature only works with Internet Explorer 9...

I have added script to my website but the panel isn't appearing

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
If you have installed the Browsealoud script and it looks right but the launchpad  isn't appearing on my site, double check the settings below:   1.   Right click over the site and select View Page Source     ...

Creating MP3s, downloading and saving them

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
You can create MP3’s from the text on a website by highlighting text and selecting the MP3 feature as below:     When you have highlighted the text and selected the MP3 Feature you will then receive the option to name the MP3 a...

PDFs are not detected or opened

10/07/2017Texthelp Support
Browsealoud can read PDF documents, if you launch the Browsealoud Toolbar and click on the PDF link on the website, you will receive the following message:     If you do not receive this message it may be due to the PDF link not end...