Released:

Languages supported: Arabic, Arabic (France), Belgian Dutch, Belgian French, Chinese (English), Croatian, Czech, Dutch, English (Australia), English (South African), English (United Kingdom), English (United States), Finnish, French, German, Greek (English), Hindi, Icelandic, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Spanish (Latin America), Swedish, Swedish (Arabic), Swiss German, Welsh

NEW: Support for Office 2016

ScreenReader 15.05 now includes support for the 2016 editions of Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint.

Office 2016 logo

NEW: Support for Skype for Business

For visually impaired employees, ScreenReader now supports Skype for Business.

Skype for Business logo

Windows 10 Improvements:

ScreenReader now speaks and brailles the Windows 10 Start Menu accurately, reliably and consistently.

The Windows 10 Start Menu context menu (SHIFT + F10) now speaks and brailles correctly.

Office 2013 Improvements:

Significant improvements have been made to ScreenReader’s calendar support in Outlook 2013. 

FIX: Excel 2013 formula bar now speaks and brailles correctly. 

FIX: In 64bit versions of Word lines of text with mixed attributes (fonts, colours etc) were not being reported correctly. This is now fixed.

FIX: In Outlook ScreenReader now correctly announces “has attachment” (only applies to US and UK English editions)

FIX: Improvements to the speech in MS Paint.

Other Fixes:

FIX: Caps lock, num lock and scroll lock were being announced as password characters in password entry fields.  This is now fixed. 

FIX: Customers using the Hebrew edition of ScreenReader are now able to use File Explorer in Windows 8 and 10 and will experience text announced from right to left.

Other v15 releases:

Complete Version History