Free braille translation service and software.
Individuals in North America and the rest of the world may download WinTrans free for personal use. It is a Microsoft Windows interface created to allow indivduals to use the NFBTrans braille transcription program in a Windows rather than a DOS environment. The original NFBTrans program--which operates in DOS and was established as part of the National Information Access Center of the National Federation of the Blind to assist individuals in meeting the Americans with Disabilities Act information-access requirements--is designed to translate text files to contracted braille and to translate contracted braille files to text. WinTrans can be downloaded free from <www.wintransbt.org>. For more information, contact: WinTrans; web site: <www.wintrans-bt.org>.
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|Title Annotation:||WinTrans, RoboBraille|
|Publication:||Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||Aug 1, 2007|
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