With writers, bloggers, journalists, coders and others of the like, text is of primary importance, and so are any tools associated with text manipulation and handling. Usually with long pieces of coding and writing, the issue lies mostly with finding the right thing. Suppose, for example, you are a coder having written hundreds of lines of code, only to find something has gone wrong, perhaps one single line causing everything to go out of place. Or you have to look up a single catch-phrase from an ebook of over 300 pages! For all such cases, MuseTips Text Filter
is an easy solution.
is all-in-one text to speech application which supports previous versions of SAPI-Microsoft Speech APIs to narrate the inserted text. Contrasting to other TTS (Text-to-Speech) programs, it offers a list of different voice qualities and other related controllers for altering voice parameters including the pitch, rate, shrillness, graveness according to your requirements. It lets user apply special voice substitution list to improve the voice articulation. You can also let it narrate the text in clipboard while it supports text reading in DOC, EPUB, HTML,ODT, PDF and RTF files.
Categorizing assorted information out of given text is the first priority when it comes to the organization of text/information. Tree structure supported application which offers creating text documents in a hierarchy of multiple categories can be helpful to manage diverse information. LinkTreeNotes (LTN)
is one such tool to manage and organize information in tree structure. You can create text documents and categorize multiple type of text into different groups. Furthermore, it supports HTML format with auto-link feature, allowing you to export the text into HTML format without having to create links for included elements.
Text File Joiner
is a straightforward application for joining a set of text files. Joining multiple files becomes necessary when you’re dealing with a large number of text files which are related with each other. Since manually joining their content is a tiresome job, as one has to perform copy & paste operations multiple times to join files together. Text File Joiner brings ease in such situations by offering you an instant way for joining files in bulk.
Analyzing long log files and huge document is unarguably a cumbersome job and it takes a lot of precious time to get to the required position in the document to begin with. Cutting the time short by opening only the required part of such big documents would definitely lessen the frustration of navigating through the document. BOFC
is an application which facilitates user to open specified part of such huge text files, documents, logs, etc.
Are you habitual of reading lengthy articles daily but are struggling to read it faster, cannot concentrate, or feel uneasy? No matter you have to read huge emails or web pages containing massive paragraph, it takes a lot of time and requires concentration which may result in headaches or eyesight problems. Strange small fonts, short line spacing, or unclear text can do more damage. As you need to read enormous text in short time, iReadFast
can help in these cases. It is a magical tool to enhance your reading speed and allow better concentration when reading. Read More
Encryption is arguably the best way to keep your data secure. While it may be ideal for storing data on your hard drive or on a cloud service, what if you need to carry something around with you in a flash drive? What if you are among the forgetful ones and tend to forget passwords or other sensitive information that you often need, and want that text to remain accessible at all times? Suppose you have to carry around a list of bank account numbers, or credit card info, and want that to remain secure and private at the same time, even if you somehow lose it?
Reading off the screen is never an easy task; those in habit of reading long pieces of text would definitely understand what I mean here. Add the combined problem of smallish fonts, small line spacing, etc, and you have a nightmare ready at hand.
Speed Reader Enhanced
offers help in these cases. The program is tiny, portable, and brings a lot of ease to on-screen reading experience.
Keyboard shortcuts are a great way to increase your productivity. While the mouse pointer and GUI interaction make life easier for casual uses, nothing can beat the speed and power of performing tasks with the keyboard, not to mention that it looks more impressive too. This speed can benefit in text entry/editing tasks as well, and this is where TriX
can help you achieve this.
ClearType Text Tuner tool lets you
ensure that the text on your computer screen is crisp and sharp. With ClearType Text Turner, the words on your computer's screen appears as sharp and clear as those printed on the paper. It is aimed to increase the readability of words on the computer screen. Lets explore how we can achieve text tuning in Windows 7.
Ubuntu offers a wide range of text editors, some of them are installed by default and others are free software which can be installed in a very easy way. If you are uncomfortable with the default text editor of Ubuntu or you want to use your favorite text editor program, then it is not a big deal. Let me share a couple of ways to achieve it.
is a free online service that lets you easily create a voice from any text. All you have to do is to enter the text and click Play button, and it will start reading the text line by line automatically. There is no limit on the number of words you can enter. If you are a webmaster or a blogger, you can use it to give your visitors a choice to listen to your posts.
You can select the voice which you want to use in the speech, there are currently five different voices available: Jennifer(USA), Eric(USA), Jacek(Polish), Ewa(Polish), Carmen(Romanian). I prefer Eric since his voice is louder and clearer.
The heading says it all, if you want to process some ANSI Text files instantly, xMarkup does the job. It is an opensource software for Unix/Linux, but on 31st January, 2009 it was released for Windows too with complete GUI. It’s main purpose is to batch-process a set of ANSI test files instantly, it was originally started as an amateur software but is now used extensively for preparing publications on different websites. Read More
PhotoMerge is a free application for Windows that lets you add text in your photos instantly. You can also add a specific date in all your photos, which can help bring old memories back. Once you have selected a text, you can batch apply it to all your photos inside a specific folder. Read More
A few days back we covered how to send secure and encrypted email messages using lockbin. This service encrypts messages by applying hash functions such as MD5 or HS1, but what if you want to choose and apply different kinds of hash functions and encrypt the text yourself? There is a simple way of encrypting and decrypting text messages by using a free online tool known as Encrypt/Decrypt tool which is provided by WebMax that makes your text message even more secure by letting yourself choose the hash function and send the message to the sender. Read More
Firefox has its own in-built spell check, but this spell check is available only in text area and one thing you may have noticed is that Firefox only checks the spelling on large text fields. Many times blogging titles have spelling mistakes which built in spell checker miss out, but a simple trick can activate spell check in text fields as well. If you want Firefox to check the spelling in all text fields, you just have to tweak one of the settings. Read More