For some features of EmpTech to function correctly, we need to set cookies on your computer.

Empowering Technologies

Enter a search term  


« Back a level
EZ Keys XP
Company:Words+ (Simulation Plus, Inc.)
Web Address:
  Image of EZ Keys XP
EZ Keys XP
Description:Communication software for those who are literate but need speech output
Purpose:Developed for users who have at least aged 6-9yr reading level but have difficulty speaking or who find it easier to use an adative communication device. Suitable for the older user and this program is used by Prof Stephen Hawking as part of his communication system set-up.
Features:EZ Keys offers access to word processing as well as remote control systems such as video and TV. It works well with SAPI 5 voices and the program comes with word prediction and abbreviation expansion. The word prediction database can contain up to 5,000 words and can be easily modified to include new vocabulary.

EZ Keys’ Instant Phrases are the way in to stored phrases set up according to subject. 'Reader' allows users to take stored text documents and then read them out aloud, giving the ability to speak lengthy sentences with a single keystroke or switch input. Reader is particularly useful for public speaking. Input methods can vary from switch access to headpointers, trackballs, touch screen, various mice or joysticks.
System Requirements:Windows XP with DECtalk & Other SAPI voice compatible systems.
Indicative Price:£1,046.20
(This item may be VAT exempt for qualifying purchasers).
Please note that EmpTech do not sell anything, we are a resource offering links to possible suppliers only (see below).
Additional Resources
found 26 items in the same category
found 1 specific web link for this product
found 2 Advice Sheets for this product
found 1 Training Guide for this product

Skills Required
Memory 2 
Visual 2 
Level 1 - Minimal skill required
Level 2 - Moderate skill required
Level 3 - Good skill required

Font Changer
Google Search
Amazon Search
Company Info
Rate Product

Product Rating
EZ Keys XP is rated 1.98 out of 5

Rating: 1.98 out of 5
71 votes