Chinese JAWS for Windows


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KanHan's Enhanced JAWS version allows access in Chinese(CJAWS). With the integration of KanHan's text to speech and Chinese Braille translation technology, and support from the Hong Kong Society for the Blind, now the visually impaired shall have no barrier to access Chinese contents on PCs and surf on Chinese websites in Hong Kong, PRC and Taiwan.

With JAWS, the visually impaired can easily listen to, and touch and read the dynamic contents on the screen. Accessing software applications in various formats, such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Acrobat for desktop publication, presentation and reporting, navigate on the Internet world in English, Cantonese or Putonghua. Also, users can communicate in emails in both English and Chinese to various communities.

Features of Chinese JAWS

  • Support all standard Windows software applications without the need to do special configurations
  • Enhanced support for today's most popular applications, including (Windows Office Applications、Acrobat Reader、Lotus Notes、Apple iTunes、Internet Explorer 、 Google Chrome、Mozilla Firefox)
  • Support Internet Explorer with special features: links lists, frames, forms mode, reading HTML tables and graphic labels and more.
  • Support output to popular refreshable Braille displays in computer 
  • Provide adjustable voice settings for end-users to select the desired volume and speed
  • Include a Windows Basic Training Tutorial with instruction to help you understand how to navigate the Windows environment with JAWS

At 2013, KanHan announces the upgraded version of CJAWS screen reader 13.0 has been released. CJAWS 13.0 provides a new advanced feature - Convenient OCR (Optical Character Recognition). In previous versions of CJAWS and other screen readers, some text is unable to be read as it is part of an image. Information includes: PDF files, the setup screen of an application, or the selections menu for a DVD movie. In CJAWS 13.0, users can read those images that contain textual information, by pressing newly added layer keystrokes to activate the OCR function.

Please visit the following news for more information of CJAWS version 13.0 :


Minimum computer system requirements includes:

- Windows 2000 or Windows XP (32bit/64bit):Intel Pentium 4 1.6GHz CPU,512MB RAM,2GB harddisk drive space,Sound Card(for Voice Output),Refreshable Braille display(for Braille output)

- Windows Vista or Windows 7 (32bit/64bit):Intel Dual Core 1.6GHz CPU,2GB RAM,2GB harddisk drive space,Sound Card(for Voice Output),Refreshable Braille display(for Braille output)


To become a customer:
If you want to have more information about CJAWS, please contact us by calling (852) 2865 3800.