Q: Will CAR work if I don't have Microsoft Word installed on my system?
Q: Can I save documents to Word (.docx), if I don't own Microsoft Word?
A: Yes! Most modern word processing programs allow users to save documents as .docx.
Q: How do I insert math into my word document?
A: CAR supports Word's Equation Editor and MathType equation entry.
Equation Editor is built into every modern copy of Microsoft Word: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word-help/where-is-equation-editor-HA0...
MathType is proprietary software by Design Science: http://www.dessci.com/en/products/mathtype/default.htm
Q: Why are my TTS voices limited, and why does it differ between computers?
A: CAR uses the voices installed on the computer in use.
Q: How do I change the way CAR reads math?
A: Open 'Speech Settings' (the Sprocket icon). Select the discipline from the drop-down menu.
Q: I've noticed problems or I have ideas to make CAR better. How do I let Central Access know?
A: The 'Help' menu of CAR lets you report bugs and provide feedback, or provide feedback online.
Q: Does CAR support 32-bit systems for Windows?
A: No, the Central Access Reader does not support 32-bit systems for Windows.
Q: Does CAR support Mac OS?
A: Yes! Central Access released the Mac OS version on 8/12/2013.
Q: My computer tells me CAR is from an unnknown publisher and may be harmful to my computer. Can I trust CAR?
A: CAR was built without ad-ware, spyware, or viruses. Central Washington University installs CAR on all of its computers.
Q: My MAC won't let me install CAR, because it is from an "unknown publisher". How do I fix this?
A: In order to install CAR on your computer, you will need to change your Gatekeeper settings: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5290.
Q: How do I get headings to work?
A: Use the heading styles built into every copy of Word. The headings will appear when you open the document in CAR. Learn more about how to add headings.
Q: How do I get pages to work in CAR?
A: To add page navigation to your Word Document, style the page numbers with "Page Number" style in Word. You can also use "Page Number (DAISY)" style in word.
Q: Can I copy MathML/MathJax from the internet into CAR?
A: No. However, CAR does support math input within word (OMML or MathType entry only).
Q: Is CAR Screen-Reader compatiable.
A: No, CAR is not screen-reader compatible. However, CAR can export documents as a fully accessible HTML file. We are currently working on an interface will allow blind users to export content to HTML and MP3 independently.