Read&Write 6 (Mac)

Paragraph and Single Word Translation

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
I updated to Safari 10 and my Paragraph and Single Word Translation is not working The paragraph and single word translation in Read&Write for Mac uses Flash, for the Sierra update Flash is disabled.   To enable Flash so the translation ...

Assistive devices window appears when trying to use certain features

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
If you have updated to Sierra OSX, on the startup of Read&Write for Mac if the user clicks the cancel button  when it asks to enable Assistive Devices (please see article at link below) the toolbar will start and all features excluding...

Sierra Update 6.0.6

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
The new OS Sierra 10.12 was released on the 20th September. When you install Read&Write for Mac on startup the screen below on the left will now be displayed.  You will need to manually follow the steps on the dialog to allow Read&...

My Take Home file says it is damaged

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
If you receive the following message when trying to run Read&Write for Mac Take Home , there is a security setting to allow the file to be downloaded If using Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan and older Note : you must be l...

Compatibility with the latest version of OS X

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
    The current version of Read&Write for Mac  is Read&Write 6  version 6.0.6 which is compatible with OS X 10.12 Sierra .     Texthelp is an Apple Partner  which means that o...

Is there a size limit for Speech Maker

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
When using Speech Maker in Read&Write for Mac (6) there is a 20,000 character limit for each speech file created.   The amount of characters used is displayed in the Speech Maker text window as below   ...

I can't activate my product

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
If you get an error message  Invalid Serial Number, please contact Texthelp for assistance when you try to activate Read&Write for Mac (6), there are two checks you should make:   Ensure you are using a Read&Write for Ma...

Reading PDFs

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
If you want to read a PDF using Read&Write for Mac (6), you can do this by using the PDFaloud feature. See below:   Open Read&Write and select the PDFaloud   icon from the toolbar     You will ...

Changing the size of icons on the toolbar

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
You can change the size of icons on the Read&Write for Mac (6) toolbar as well as including text. To do this follow steps below:   Open Read&Write and click on the View option on the top toolbar. Then select Customi...

I go into Speech options and Siri appears

07/07/2017Texthelp Support
If you have the Sierra OSX and you select Speech Options in Read&Write and the Siri window appears like below, this is because you do not have the most up to date version of Read&Write for Mac.   If you go to our Essentials we...