browsealoud

Whether you are using a Smartphone, Tablet, PC or Mac, Browsealoud will provide the reading support tools required free of charge.

Browsealoud is a suite of products that provides reading support on websites. Browsealoud reads website content out loud, highlighting each word as it is spoken in a high quality, human-sounding voice.

Browsealoud may be helpful to:

  • Anyone with low literacy skills or dyslexia
  • People who don't have English as a first language
  • Those with some visual impairment
  • Anyone who would prefer to listen to text rather than read it.

What is browsealoud?

browsealoud helps website visitors who require online reading support and those who simply prefer to listen to information instead of reading it. browsealoud is particularly useful for those with print disabilities such as dyslexia or mild visual impairments and those with English as a second language.

Whether you are using a Smartphone, Tablet, PC or Mac, browsealoud will provide the reading support tools required free of charge.

browsealoud is a suite of products that provides reading support on websites. browsealoud reads website content out loud, highlighting each word as it is spoken in a high quality, human-sounding voice.

Other features include:

  • Dual-Colour Highlighting 
  • Talking Translator
  • Secure Site Reading
  • Text Magnification
  • MP3 Maker
  • PDF Reading
  • Talking Dictionary
  • Screen Masking
  • International Languages

More than 7,000 websites use browsealoud, so once you have it on your device you can listen to all of these websites too.

How do I get Browsealoud? 

Browsealoud is free to use and works with all major browsers.

To ensure Browsealoud works on every page you want to read, please ensure javascript is enabled on your device,

Browsealoud can be launched from the menu by clicking on the 'Listen with Browsealoud' link.

Alternatively, by downloading the free text to speech software BrowseAloud (download size is approximately 2.5MB).

Help to use browsealoud

Further assistance using browsaloud can be requested from TextHelp:

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