[Blindmath] Printing Braille PowerPoint

Jamal Mazrui empower at smart.net
Tue Oct 8 15:57:39 UTC 2013

Office Convert is a set of free, Windows console-mode utilities that I 
wrote for converting to text from various Microsoft Office formats, 
including PowerPoint.  It is available at


On 10/8/2013 11:30 AM, Paul Chapin wrote:
> A practical question.  We have a bunch of PowerPoint presentations that we'd like to printout in Braille.  We have a braille embosser with Tiger Software Suite, but the software apparently doesn't work inside of PowerPoint and pulling all the text out of PowerPoint and loading into Word is long and tedious.  Anybody have any ideas or experience in converting PowerPoint to Braille or some intermediate state I can work with?
> Paul Chapin
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