General Offer Questions

What is the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer?

VFO Group is offering customers who have Office 2010 or later the ability to download Window-Eyes, a screen reader for Windows PCs, free of charge.

I own a license of Microsoft Office 2010 or later. What is the cost for me to download Window-Eyes as a user of Microsoft Office 2010 or later?

Through this offer there is currently no cost to download and use Window-Eyes when also using a version of Office 2010 or later.

Does the version of Window-Eyes available through the offer for users of Microsoft Office include support for applications other than Microsoft Office?

Yes. The version of Window-Eyes available through the offer provides application support including web browsers, email clients, media players and many other popular Windows software titles.

What synthesizers are included with the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer?

eSpeak and the Microsoft Speech Platform (not available on Windows XP) are included with the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer.

Is the version of Window-Eyes available through the offer for users of Microsoft Office compatible with SAPI and hardware synthesizers?

Yes. The version of Window-Eyes available through the offer is compatible with SAPI and hardware speech synthesizers.

Does the version of Window-Eyes available through the offer for users of Microsoft Office include support for refreshable braille displays?

Yes. The version of Window-Eyes available through the offer supports a large number of refreshable braille displays.

What happens if I install Window-Eyes through this offer, but do not have Office 2010 or later installed?

Window-Eyes will run in a 30-minute demonstration mode if an Office license is not detected.

How long will this Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer be available?

No end date has been determined at this time.

Eligibility for the Window-Eyes Offer

Do I need to complete any special documentation or submit a letter from my doctor in order to be eligible to use Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office through this offer?

No. The only eligibility requirement for using Window-Eyes through this offer is a machine must be running a valid version of Microsoft Office 2010 or later.

I have a subscription to Microsoft Office 365. Can I download Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office through this offer and use it on my PC?

Yes. Since Microsoft Office 365 keeps customers up-to-date with the latest version of Microsoft Office, you are eligible to use Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office through this offer. Please note that customers must download and install the Office client that is included with their Microsoft Office 365 subscription to take advantage of the Window-Eyes offer for users of Microsoft Office. Window-Eyes will run in 30-minute demonstration mode until the client is installed and activated. Customers may also need to restart their PC after the Office client has been installed and activated if Window-Eyes was in demonstration mode.

How can I tell if I have a valid subscription for Office 365?

Customers can tell if they have a valid subscription for Office 365 by going to: www.office.microsoft.com/myaccount and logging in with their Microsoft Account.

I think I am using a trial or grace period version of Office. Am I able to install and run Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office through this offer?

Yes. If you are in a grace period, customers will still be able to install and run Window-Eyes through this offer. However, once the trial or grace period for Office ends, Window-Eyes will revert to a 30-minute demonstration copy.

I have an OEM version of Microsoft Office that came preloaded when I purchased my computer. Does the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer support OEMversions?

Yes. As long as the computer system has a valid installation of Office 2010 or higher (excluding Starter Edition) installed, you are eligible for this offer.

I use the free Office Web Apps that Microsoft provides through OneDrive. Am I eligible to use Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office through this offer?

No. Customers must have a valid license of Microsoft Office 2010 (excluding Starter Edition) or higher installed to use Window-Eyes through this offer.

I own a version of Microsoft Office that is older than 2010. Can I use Window-Eyes through this offer?

Customers who own older versions of Office are not eligible for the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer. Customers will need to purchase or upgrade to Office 2010 or later to be eligible to use Window-Eyes through this offer.

I currently own another screen reader. Am I eligible to use Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office through this offer?

Yes. As long as you own a qualifying version of Microsoft Office 2010 or later you are eligible to use the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer.

I have Office Starter edition. Does the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer support Office Starter edition?

No. There is no support for Office Starter edition in the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer.

I have Office On Demand. Does the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer support Office on Demand?

No. Office On Demand is not supported.

Obtaining the Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office Offer

How do I obtain Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office through this offer?

The Window-Eyes for users of Microsoft Office offer is available via download. To download Window-Eyes through this offer, go to www.windoweyesforoffice.com.

Does Window-Eyes support Windows 8 RT?

No, Window-Eyes does not support Windows 8 RT.