Studio Recorder is digital audio recording and editing software designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This software is designed specifically for recording of the spoken word, including production of digital talking books. Recording features include the ability to speed up playback with no pitch distortion; index tone generation and removal; the ability to mark and label points in the recording for later reference; phrase detection capability for navigating through the file; punch in/out recording; linear fade; and alarm tones at specified time for use when limiting the digital recording to a size that can fit onto a cassette tape or CD. The user interface is accessible to blind and visually impaired users. The software is available on a CD-ROM (model D-03600-00) or through electronic distribution (model D-03600-ED). COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Pentium 166 megaHertz (MHz) or faster processor; Windows 95, 98, ME, 2000, XP, or later operating system; 64 megabytes (MB) RAM; Windows compatible sound card and speakers;
5 MB hard disk space for program installation; and a minimum of twice as much free hard disk space as the total size of the files which are to be edited at one time.