This software can read text aloud, spell check, scan documents, extract text from photographs, convert PDFs to Word documents, and much more. A great tool for anyone, and a huge help for those with learning disabilities.

Bonus, it's free for all YCP members.

We also have more free and discounted technology available.


  • Visit

  • Select Try Now.

  • Choose your platform.

    • Select Install.

  • It may take some time to download, then follow the prompts to finish installing.

Sign in

  • You might be prompted to sign in, or you may have to select the Read&Write icon and/or a Login button.

  • Select Sign in with Google.

    • Enter your YCP email address.

    • You'll be redirected to MyYCP.

      • Sign in with your YCP username & password.


Text to Speech

  • Reads documents or web pages aloud

Screenshot Reader

  • Reads text in photos & PDFs aloud
  • Converts writing in screenshots to a Word document


  • Scans a page to PDF and Word
  • Scans directly from a digital camera or smartphone
  • Converts PDFs to Word documents


  • Basic - Simple definition
  • Advanced - Deeper definition: medical, legal, etc.
  • Web - Opens definition in your preferred browser

Picture Dictionary

  • Uses pictures to define words
  • You can drag them into Word documents


  • Multiple colors for categorization
  • Converts text to a Word document

Vocabulary List

  • Creates vocabulary lists with definitions and pictures


  • Helps to finish your sentences
  • Learns and adapts to your writing style
  • Customize your personal word bank