What's New in this version of SaySo?
New in version 1.04 (released: 09/09/2013)
SaySo v1.04 includes a range of new features and fixes, making SaySo ideal for use in the workplace as well as in schools and at home.
Support for Citrix and Terminal Server networks
Following extensive testing in Dolphin's test centre, SaySo is now confirmed to support Citrix and Terminal Server network environments.
NEW: SaySo Toolbar skin
SaySo v1.04 now includes an optional new toolbar. SaySo's new toolbar adopts a Windows 8 skin with vivid, distinctive and simple icon designs, and is available from SaySo's toolbar settings.
NEW: Mini toolbar
SaySo v1.04 now includes a new miniature toolbar to allow users to productively access SaySo's read, check and look up features as they are working.
The mini toolbar appears after selecting text in a supported application, giving users instant reading and writing support for their text selection. Mini toolbar options include:
- Play selection: After pressing the Play button, SaySo will read the selected text
- Check selection: After pressing the Check button, SaySo will perform a spell check on the selected text
- Look-up: After pressing the Look-up button, SaySo will display a definition of a highlighted word
NEW: Office 2013 support
In ensuring that SaySo is fully compatible with the latest versions of Microsoft applications, SaySo v1.04's supported application list has been extended to include Microsoft Office Word and Outlook 2013.
NEW: Option to switch spelling language
SaySo v1.04 now includes an option to quickly switch spelling language. This new feature is ideal for users having to read and write documents in different languages. After switching spelling language, SaySo will offer spelling suggestions and definitions in the chosen language. Users can quickly and easily switch spelling language in SaySo's spelling settings.
UPDATED: EasyBookshelf v2.01
SaySo v1.04 includes the latest version of Dolphin's Bookshelf application; EasyBookshelf.
NEW: Update to EasyBookshelf v2.02 is now available, which includes access to the Load2Learn library of accessible learning materials. If your copy of SaySo includes EasyBookshelf v2.01, next time you open EasyBookshelf, you will be asked if you would like to update to the latest v2.02.
In addition to its new functionality, SaySo v1.04 includes a vast array of bug fixes and improvements.
Fixes to Play:
#20457 - SaySo now Plays text selections (using mini toolbar)
#32019 - If you closed a Word document while SaySo was reading, then SaySo would continue reading to the end of the sentence
#30607- Fix for SaySo reading PDFs using Adobe Reader 10 & 11 on Win8
#31215 - Play works with Mozilla Firefox v21 and later
Fixes to Colours:
#25381 - Colour wash flickered when changing windows
#32017 - Colour wash now correct when using multiple monitors
#29592 - Highlighting correct when Windows fonts are scaled
Fixes to Soundalikes:
#31483 - To move to the next / previous page of Soundalikes, you can now right click anywhere on screen
Fixes to Check:
#27982 - SaySo opened multiple check dialogs
#20749 - Spell checker pastes incorrect text in IE8
Fixes to Save As:
#25182 - Save As now converts a document that has not already been saved
#25183 - Save As now overwrites an existing output with the correct name
#24498 - Save As fox for saving text only DTB from Adobe Reader
Fixes to Toolbar:
#24210 - Sometimes toolbar stayed hidden when docked
#22463 - Background colour of toolbar is the same when docked and when undocked
#32145 - Toolbar now docks correctly when using multiple monitors
32193 - Toolbar now keyboard accessible when docked to side of screen
Fixes to Installation:
#23181 - Installation speed improved on Win7 64-Bit
#24823 - Fixed issue with extending SaySo subscriptions
Fixes to Networking:
#31941 - Usability problem selecting TTS via SAM terminal Server driver
#31945, #32235 - Save As works on Citrix XenApp
Click on the links below to read about changes in previous versions of SaySo: