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But I really don’t think the person wants a text editor. Text editors
don’t even have the ability to have margins and every time you want a new line,
you press enter. They aren’t intended for writing, as writing something
like an article.
Sent: Saturday, November 20, 2021 5:20 AM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] text editors?
you can't find it, I have a copy.
At 06:08 AM 11/20/2021, Marda,
Yes edsharp. I don't know if
it's still available or not.
On 11/20/2021 4:32 AM, john s
What is that one that Jamal
Mazrui wrote? A name something like Edsharp?
At 05:18 AM
11/20/2021, Marda, wrote:
Here is what I found while
searching for accessible text editors.
What follows is a
description taken from the developers Web
Biblos - The Accessible Word
Biblos main window
Biblos is the
accessible word processor with special features to print electronic
documents in Braille, create and print tactile graphics, create audio
books, study in ancient Greek, capture paper documents, edit documents and
much more. It is a Windows software used in more than eighty countries
around the world by individuals, students, teachers, schools and
Biblos is conceived and developed by
Giuseppe Di Grande, a programmer with thirty years of experience in
computer science and programming. Giuseppe is blind today, also for this
reason Biblos is a software fully accessible to people with visual
The user interface is designed to be
usable by everyone, even blind people. It offers a friendly and
customizable working environment. The most common electronic document
formats can be opened. You can use word processing elements such as fonts,
paragraph formatting, bulleted and numbered lists, tables, images, notes,
etc... There are also tools for analysis and spelling correction. You can
open, write, print texts in ancient Greek and Latin. It also supports
braille printing of mathematics.
Biblos uses current
speech synthesis technologies to transform documents into MP3 and DAISY
audiobooks. It is the first Italian Windows software for printing in
braille. It allows you to draw and print tactile graphics, thanks to a
powerful tactile graphics language and 2D graphics composition using the
mouse and keyboard. It has the ability to scan and recognize the text of
paper documents, using an advanced OCR engine developed by
Biblos runs on Microsoft Windows systems,
from Windows Xp up to the current Windows 10, available in 32 or 64 bit
version. It is designed for beginners and experts, to help teachers and
students in their school and extracurricular activities. Biblos is a
totally free software.
On 11/20/2021 3:22 AM, Billy Inglis
Wondering which text editoryou guys use?.
I'm looking for an editor
that will allow me to find out how many words I have written at any one
I'm a creative story writer. It would be great if I was able to
check the word count before I send it to be proofed.
Any help would
be good, Billy