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Read The Web

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2.6(

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2.6 out of 5

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Caryl MangualFeb 22, 2024

was working for like a day and now just has a red line across and get it to work

6 out of 7 found this helpful
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Laurel GlassJan 10, 2024

I wish I could give zero stars. Doesn't work.

8 out of 9 found this helpful
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RobinJan 9, 2024

It's not working at all for me.

9 out of 10 found this helpful
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Alexander KernDec 30, 2023

It's still as buggy as it's been for a while now. It's rather helpful sometimes, but it sometimes interferes with other extensions and programs, especially Google Docs (when I'm not even trying to use Kurzweil!) I can look past the way it mispronounces things because I'm sighted and can read what it's reading, but I can imagine that being a big problem for people with vision issues. My bigger problem is that I can't get rid of it when I don't need it and I can't get it to work when I want it... Show more

3 out of 4 found this helpful
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K TNov 26, 2022

The app is supposed to work with the Kurzweill 3000 and at first I liked it but there are so many issues with this app. I hve to uninstall when i am finished using it and everytime I need the screen to read for me it glitches.

8 out of 11 found this helpful
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Carol MercauOct 1, 2022

At first, I really liked the extension. It was working for me. A couple of months ago, though, it started acting up. It will glitch when I enable the extension, not allowing me to press any of the buttons, so I can't make it read. If the buttons do work, sometimes it reads, other times it just highlights text and doesn't move the cursor from there. The Kurzweil cursor also randomly appears even though the extension is disabled.

4 out of 5 found this helpful
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AdiaJun 13, 2022

I didn't download this extension, my school did. The login thing just popped up on my school account a few days ago, and it is so damn annoying. I saw someone complaining about this years ago, how come they still haven't fixed it yet? I don't need this, but I can't remove it because my account is managed by the school. All I can do is move it to the less prominent upper left corner... And yes, I can't comment with my school account. I downloaded this extension using my personal account just t... Show more

19 out of 23 found this helpful
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Cade BarrowesJun 8, 2022

This extension has been frustrating me for months; it took me that long to figure out that when this extension is installed, it will randomly move my typing cursor to the beginning of a text box after I've already started typing. I'd end up typing words like "isTh" instead of "This." The accessibility features of this app are on their way, but it is really painful and limited in its use as of now. The voices are probably the best thing about this; "Peter" is a decent voice to listen to. Ho... Show more

12 out of 13 found this helpful
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watergod proDec 21, 2021

It don't work it keeps showing a red mark over it

11 out of 14 found this helpful
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Fred EspinosaNov 27, 2021

I love Kurzweil 3000 but there some things it needs work on. Certain words or phrases such as $500 billion, M1, and so on. Doesn't know how to pronounce "$500 billion", "$500" and "billion" are pronounced separately. When it's supposed to be pronounced as "$5,000,000,000". "M1" is pronounced as Milliliters, which supposed to pronounced as "M-one". I have an idea to the solution, then program would be worth it's value. How about there is scanner to read to the pdf's or site. So that way there'... Show more

8 out of 17 found this helpful
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