PointerWare Software (PC’s & PC Tablets)
PointerWare is the simplest way for older individuals or those without any prior computer experience to connect online with family, friends and the wider world. If you or someone you know has never used a computer or has been up until this point overwhelmed at the thought of using one, the answer could very well be PointerWare. And for the first 30 days it is free to find out. Thereafter, available for a one time purchase or a month subscription. We would be happy to set it up or deliver a pre-installed product on your choice of PC or Tablet. Call us for details.
PointerWare is “Computers made Simple”
PointerWare is an Age Friendly Software. A software that has been designed specifically for older individuals with no prior experience in using a computer. It’s very easy to install; downloadable by a family member or caregiver and ready to go in minutes. It installs OVER Windows and can be set to automatically launch when the computer is turned on. PointerWare takes the place of Windows by hiding it away and providing instead, a simple and intuitive interface designed with older individuals in mind who have never used a computer before.
PointerWare uses extra-large fonts & plain English
Here are some other key features:
- Voice and Video Calling
- Simple and Easy Email
- One Touch Photo Viewing
- Brain Fitness games
- No Nonsense Internet/Website Viewing
- Available in over a dozen different languages !
- Remote Support-Easy access/24 hour Email support
- The PointerwareConfiguration Utility makes tech support easy for Pointerware technical support or caregivers
- Online address book can be customized and include pictures of contacts for easy selecting
- View Word, Powerpint and PDF documents
- Can be used on a windows touchscreen,with a mouse & keybaord or tablet
Pointerware is free for the first 30 days!
Here’s a video about how PointerWare works And some user testimonials!
Here’s a video about how PointerWare works
And some user testimonials!
Simple and Easy Email
PointerWare assigns all clients their own email address, Family/Friends can assist by adding their own contact information with a picture to the visual address book Because the addresses are assigned there is no worry about spam or remembering email addresses.
When an email is received; it automatically pops up on the screen & with 1 click the email can be read easily with nice large text. The email can be printed but more importantly-it can also be heard. Sending a message? Messages can be made easier sometimes by sending a voice mail instead
One Touch Photo Viewing
PointerWare makes sharing family photos with users easy/joyful! Photos sent as an attachment are automatically downloaded into a photo album for viewing using 1 click. A fully zoomed display make them even easier to view.
PointerWare makes keeping mentally fit easy with the help of brain fitness games
Using built in popular Skype™, PointerWare shortens the effort to having unlimited & free face to face time with family & grandchildren in particular, to 2 clicks
Navigating the Web is a lot easier using PointerWare built in “No Nonsense” and simple web browser – no worry about tiny text or finicky scroll bars either