Using the Read&Write for Mac Take Home Option

If your license for Read&Write includes the Take Home option, Read&Write can be made available to your users on their home computers using one of these options.

Unlimited License

Option 1:- Google or Microsoft Domain

If your organization uses Google or Microsoft accounts, your users can download and install Read&Write on their home computer.  Once installed, the user can login using their organization Google or Microsoft account.

Option 2:- Not a Google or Microsoft Domain

If your organization does not use Google or Microsoft accounts, the Texthelp Admin Tool must be used to authorise the user’s personal email address for one of the providers used by Read&Write.  To do this:-

1 Go to the Texthelp Admin Tool.

2 Enter your Read&Write Product Code and click Continue.

3 Click on the provider you want to login with.

4 Select or enter the details for the account you want to use.

5 Accept the permissions.

6 To add multiple email addresses, click on Manage Take Home Users, and select the option that you’d like to use to add the email addresses.

7 To add a single email address, click on the Quick add/remove option under Manage Take Home Users.  

8 Enter the email address you’d like to add and click on Add.


 

Once this has been done, your users can download and install Read&Write on their home computer, then login using the provider associated with their own email address.


 

Group License

Option 1:- Google Domain (Recommended)

If your organization uses G Suite, then the Read&Write for Google Chrome Admin Sync Tool should be used to manage your Read&Write group.  Once your group has been set up using the Read&Write for Google Chrome Admin Sync Tool, your users can download and install Read&Write on their home computer, then login using their organization Google account.

Please Note:- The Texthelp Admin Tool should not used when using the Read&Write for Google Chrome Admin Sync Tool.

Option 2:- Google or Microsoft Domain

If you haven’t used the Read&Write for Google Chrome Admin Sync Tool, or the Texthelp Admin Tool, the Product Code can be used to allow the user to access Read&Write on their home computer.  They can access Read&Write by following the steps below:-

1 Download and install Read&Write on their home computer.

2 Login to Read&Write using their their organization Google or Microsoft account.

3 Once logged in, go to the Read&Write About box and enter the Product Code.


 

Option 3:- Microsoft Domain

If your organization uses Microsoft accounts, the Texthelp Admin Tool should be used to manage your Read&Write group.  Once your group has been set up using the Texthelp Admin Tool, your users can download and install Read&Write on their home computer, then login using their organization Microsoft account. To add users to your Read&Write group:-

1 Go to the Texthelp Admin Tool.

2 Enter your Read&Write Product Code and click Continue.

3 Click on the provider you want to login with.

4 Select or enter the login details for the account you want to use.

5 Accept the permissions.

6 To add multiple email addresses, click on Manage Group, and select the option that you’d like to use to add the email addresses.

7 To add a single email address, click on the Quick add/remove option under Manage Group.

8 Enter the email address you’d like to add and click on Add.

Once this has been done, your users can download and install Read&Write on their home computer, then login using their organization Microsoft account.

Option 4:- Not a Google or Microsoft Domain

If your organization does not use Google or Microsoft, the Texthelp Admin Tool must be used to authorise the user’s personal email address for one of the providers used by Read&Write.  To do this:-

1 Go to the Texthelp Admin Tool.

2 Enter your Read&Write Product Code and click Continue.

3 Click on the provider you want to login with.

4 Select or enter the details for the account you want to use.

5 Accept the permissions.

6 To add multiple email addresses, click on Manage Take Home Users, and select the option that you’d like to use to add the email addresses.

7 To add a single email address, click on the Quick add/remove option under Manage Take Home Users.  

8 Enter the email address you’d like to add and click on Add.


 

Once this has been done, your users can download and install Read&Write on their home computer, then login using the provider associated with their own email address.