Emboss braille from mobile devices that have a Wi-Fi connection.
Duxbury will implement V5 support by May 2016. Until then Index V5 embosses may be used by setting it up like corresponding V4 model.
Emboss literary or contracted braille with your Index V5/V4 embosser. Index-direct-Braille is a freeware supporting Windows, Mac and Linux.
Instructions including requirements for Index-direct-Braille and how to adjust embosser formats.
How to emboss braille from a simple PDF file or Word document using Index-direct-Braille.
How to edit the emb.elt file in DBT in order to create and format braille labels (for example braille business cards)to emboss with your Index V4 embosser.
In Index V5/V4 embossers Include a Linux operating system in which opens the possibility to include braille translation in the embosser itself.
Odt2braille, the open office free braille editor, now supports Index V4 embossers. The biggest limitation is that you must use "Unspecified" embosser. With "Unspecified" you have to setup the lines per page and characters per line to the same values in the odt settings and embosser settings.
Embossing on a Mac is easy. There are though a few more more steps to preform in order to emboss
on a mac than embossing on a Windows machine. The steps are however quite easy to learn.
This document will show you the installation process and the steps to perform for embossing.
Quickly format braille business cards to suite your needs using an Index V4 embosser and Duxbury.
Recommended settings for your V4 embosser when using the TactileView design software.
The Biblos braille editor is generally sold with in Italy by Voice Systems.
Everest-D V4 is the most flexible embosser ever made. It may print on all paper sizes within the limits and it supports single/double/Saddle stitch 4-pages format.
A braille editing software is needed in order to translate text into braille and also to format the text into braille page format.
The TactileView Mini design software is included with your purchase of an Index V4 embosser.
In V4 embossers, number of lines per page is sometimes calculated to a lower value than in Duxbury DBT. When this occurs the embosser stops and will echo Error 213. This is solved by sending a file to the embosser with IbPrint.
How to fix error 216 when using TactileView design software.
Did you ever wonder how Index Braille produces Braille?
The vertical alignment of the braille cells may be adjusted from the front panel (firmware 12.01).
Duxbury 11.1 SR3 or higher, supports Index V4 and V3 embossers. For best support it is important to have the latest Duxbury release.
Duxbury 11.1 SR4, published 24/2-2012, supports Index V4 and V3 embossers. For the best support, it is important to have the latest Duxbury release. For installation purposes, the page layout set-up on the embosser and Duxbury page layout must correspond with one another.
Complete a paper calibration if the page layout is abnormal, the pre-fold line is out of position or after reloading embosser firmware.
WinBraille braille editor software is no longer supported. View for a list of recommended braille translation software.
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