[BCAB] Kurtzwell software

Mobeen Iqbal mobeeniqbal at gmail.com
Sun Feb 2 14:20:18 GMT 2014

hi padma.

try pressing alt down arrow on the list of scanners see if that makes it 



On 02/02/2014 13:46, Padma Cheriyan wrote:
> Hi Mo!
> Thank you very much.  Following your guidance I managed to get the scanner
> to scan and got to the stage of finding the box giving a list of scanners.
> The trouble is, my screen reader does not read the list.  It looks like I
> will need to get some sighted assistance.
> Thanks again.
> Padma
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Mobeen Iqbal
> Sent: 01 February 2014 20:12
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Kurtzwell software
> Hello Padma.
> Yes. You will need to change the scanner settings to use your new
> scanner. go to the settings menu in kurzweil and click on scanning. in
> the scanning section, kurzweil should allow you to pick your new
> scanner. for example it could say something like canon MG6350 twain.
> select your new scanner and click ok. then  you should be able to press
> F9 to scan. don't forget to save your settings from the settings menu,
> by clicking the save option and pressing enter on default. this will
> save your new scanner for next time. good luck and let us know how it
> goes. if 1 scanner doesn't work, repeat the procedure until you hit on
> the right one. please don't hesitate to get in touch off list if you
> need a hand remotely.
> all the best,
> Mo.
> On 01/02/2014 20:07, Padma Cheriyan wrote:
>> Hello!
>> I wonder if anyone can help me.
>> I replaced my old printer/scanner  with a new Cannon printer/scanner.
>> Followed the instructions and connected it.  It prints fine;  but I am
>> unable to use my Kurtzweill OCR software to scan and read text.  Do I need
>> to do anything other than connecting printer to my PC?  I shall be
> grateful
>> for suggestions.
>> Padma

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