Other Tools for Version 16


Latest Version of Firefox Read the Web

May 3, 2018

A new version of Read the Web, 3.2.7, is available.
This version supports reading Pearson eTextbooks in ePub format on the VitalSource® Bookshelf® site.

Users must have Firefox version 50 or later running on their system. Users with any version 2.x of Read the Web must uninstall this earlier version prior to installing version 3.2.7
Also, users of Kurzweil 3000 Standalone and Network editions must have Kurzweil 3000 version 15.08 (February, 2017) or later running on their system.

Download the file, open Firefox on the machine where Read the Web will be used, and then drag and drop the file onto Firefox. The latest Read The Web (RTW) version can be found here for download: (https://www.kurzweiledu.com/downloads/currentversion/firefox-addons/readtheweb_3_2_7.xpi)



Universal Library Upload Utility

November 1, 2018
Version 16.05

The Universal Library Uploader utility is a Windows standalone tool that uploads files or folders into the Universal Library web storage. Once uploaded, these files become available via the Kurzweil 3000 Windows and Macintosh desktop web license editions, Kurzweil 3000 for Web Browsers website (Kurzweil3000.com), and the iPad app. For full details, see this writeup.

(https://www.kurzweiledu.com/downloads/ULUploader_1605.exe)


Update KES Utility

June 7, 2018
Version 16.00

UpdateKES is a converter that enables you to open Kurzweil 3000 Version 8 and earlier image-based .KES files that either can no longer open or that open but in which you cannot page through or navigate without error messages.

(https://www.kurzweiledu.com/index.php?module=UpdateKesUtility)


Kurzweil3000 Automater

September 6, 2018
Version 16.03

The K3Automater is a program that is typically used by institutions who offer a scanning service to their students. It is designed for mass conversion of files captured by a high-speed scanner into .KES format.

(https://www.kurzweiledu.com/downloads/K3AutomaterInstall_1603.exe)