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  • License: Freeware
  • Last update: 5 years ago
  • Total downloads: 91
  • Price: Free |
  • Operating system: Linux
  • Publisher: kmh1979
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linux default iconDictator Publisher's description

Dictator is a program for on-screen reading of text files,...

Dictator is a program for on-screen reading of text files, developed with the intention of making it easier to read some of the fine electronic texts available on the net, such as those produced by The Gutenberg Project.


Rapid Serial Visual Presentation (RSVP) text file reading.
Single word and multiword displays.
Unicode support (with Unicode versions of wxPython only).
Variable reading rate.
Easy keyboard controls.
Bookmark manager with automatic recall of last position in text.
Dynamic text flow (rate related to word length, punctuation).
Paragraph cues.
Adjustable fonts and colours.
Fullscreen mode.
Text search.
Customisable text filters allow scraping from PDF/html/Microsoft Word Documents.
Customisable web queries on current word (e.g. look up definition).
Open from clipboard.
Open URL (via text filter only).

System Requirements:

No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall

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