Computers for the Blind

Opening Worlds - One Computer at a Time

We Provide

Depending on donations, we ship Pentium 4 or Dual-Core - 2GHz computers. The minimum configuration we ship is:

  • Processor - 2GHz
  • 2-4 GB of RAM
  • 160 GB Hard Drive
  • Windows 10 64 bit version
  • CD-ROM/DVD-ROM
  • Sound Card
  • Speakers (mono)
  • Broadband Network Card
  • Keyboard & Mouse
  • For those with low vision: 17-21 Inch LCD Monitor
  • For those who are blind: 15-17 Inch LCD Monitor
  • Additional memory upgrades:
    • $35 for 6 GB
    • $55 for 8 GB

We supply and install the following software:

Vendor

Software

Non Visual Desktop Access

NVDA Screen Reader
www.nvaccess.org/

Marvelsoft

Talking Typing Teacher demo version
http://www.braillebookstore.com/Talking-Typing-Teacher.1
1-800-987-1231

Freedom Scientific

JAWS for Windows demo version (screen reader) www.freedomscientific.com/

Freedom Scientific

Licensed version of MAGic w/out speech (screen magnification)
www.freedomscientific.com/

Microsoft

Windows 10 Professional Operating System, Microsoft Security Essentials, Internet Explorer, Windows Live Mail 2012
www.microsoft.com

American Precision

Just Write Checks
www.apipos.com/jwcdown.htm

Mozilla

Firefox
http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/

Google

Chrome Internet Browser
www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/

Apache

Open Office
www.openoffice.org/

Gutenberg Project

388 Electronic Books
www.gutenberg.org

Carolina Road Software

Jarte Word Processor
www.Jarte.com

CFTB

Various Help Files: PC Setup Instruction Tutorials and FAQ Articles