Orato is a free text reader which can be installed on your PC or run from a USB Pen Drive for portable use.
It can read text from:
You can download Orato directly from:
If you'd prefer not to have the text displayed in the Orato window, untick Show text when reading in the Options.
When reading a PDF (such as a Digital Exam paper) we recommend changing one of the settings.
If you leave this option selected, Orato will read out the text and then repeat the first few characters, which is disconcerting.