DOWNLOADS: Products

This page contains links to the latest versions of Freedom Scientific software for:

If you already own the software, you can download the latest update using the links below.

If you do not own the software and want to try it out, the same download files will enable you to install and run the latest demonstration versions of the products.

Take advantage of the free software trials to see how these programs can work for you. When you are ready, you can purchase a product license to upgrade to the released version. Also, feel free to experiment using different Vocalizer™ Expressive, Vocalizer Direct, or RealSpeak™ Solo Direct voices to customize the software to your liking. These voices are free of charge to use with Freedom Scientific products.

Important Note: These products require that you restart your computer during the installation process. To avoid problems, always download and save the software release to your computer first instead of running the executable from the Windows Download dialog box. The following briefly describes how to download and install a software release.

  1. Select the appropriate domestic or international product download link that appears on this page.
  2. When the dialog box opens, choose Save and select a location where you can easily find the downloaded executable file.
  3. Run the executable and follow the talking installer.

JAWS Screen Reading Software - Includes Free FSReader Software

Use these links to download the latest version of JAWS that is appropriate for your computer's operating system.

How do I determine if I need the 32-bit version or the 64-bit version?

Note: During JAWS installation, the files required to use the Convenient OCR feature are automatically downloaded and installed. If you will be installing JAWS on a computer that does not have Internet access, you will also need to choose the link to download the Convenient OCR installer. Run this file to install its contents before beginning the main JAWS installation.

Note: If your corporate firewall prevents you from downloading files using FTP (File Transfer Protocol), use the HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) links instead.

MAGic Screen Magnification Software - Includes Free FSReader Software

Use these links to download the latest version of MAGic that is appropriate for your computer's operating system.

How do I determine if I need the 32-bit version or the 64-bit version?

Note: If your corporate firewall prevents you from downloading files using FTP (File Transfer Protocol), use the HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) links instead.

OpenBook Scanning and Reading Software

Use these links to download the latest version of OpenBook that is appropriate for your computer's operating system.

Note: If your corporate firewall prevents you from downloading files using FTP (File Transfer Protocol), use the (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) links instead.

WYNN Literacy Software

Use this link to download the latest version of WYNN that is appropriate for your computer's operating system. For more information about the latest version of WYNN, including new features, see What's New in WYNN.

EyeMerge Software

Use this link to download the self-extracting executable file for EyeMerge software for use with the ONYX PC Edition portable video magnifiers.

Do I need to download the 32-bit or 64-bit version of software?

  1. Press WINDOWS Key+E to open Windows Explorer.
  2. If you are using Windows 7, you should be focused on the OS (C:) drive and can press SPACEBAR to select it, and then ENTER to display the contents on the root of the C drive.
    If you are in Windows 8, you will have to first press RIGHT ARROW to navigate to the OS (C:) drive, and then proceed to press SPACEBAR and ENTER to open the root of C.
  3. Press the letter P until you reach the "Program Files" folder, and then press P once more.
    If you have 32-bit Windows, you only have one folder named "Program Files."
    If you have 64-bit Windows, you have two folders: one named "Program Files" and another named "Program Files (x86)."
  4. Please select the appropriate 32-bit or 64-bit version to run on your system.