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Typing Assistant provides the ability to autocomplete words and save time. With a minimum of frills and an impressively large dictionary, this program will shave minutes off writing.

This program's interface reminded us of the word-completing software present in text messaging, but still required a visit to the Help file's simple instructions for the basics. While its functionality proved to be initially distracting, we quickly grew to anticipate it. Once we wrote a few letters (for example, "Arr") a small screen popped up, providing a list of possible solutions (this example ranged from Arrack, Arrange, Array, and more). We either kept typing our word or scrolled through the choices and chose the correct one. Happily, the word we needed was usually toward the top and required less than a second to pick. The time saved using this program depended heavily on its best feature, an adjustable delay. When we wanted instant help we set no delay, but when we only wanted help if we were stuck on a spelling, we set the program to a longer delay before the screen appeared. No matter how we set it, this was a fantastic option for avoiding the word processor's spelling helper and has the ability to shave minutes from projects.

Typing Assistant comes with a 21-day trial. This program installs desktop icons without asking permission and leaves Start menu items and folders behind after uninstall.

 
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Full Specifications

What's new in version 8.3
Version 8.3: Fixed the problem in Thunderbird when typing letters with circumflex.
General
Publisher Sumit Software
Publisher web site http://www.sumitsoft.com
Release Date May 26, 2018
Date Added May 27, 2018
Version 8.3
Category
Category Business Software
Subcategory Word Processing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8/10
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 117.33MB
File Name TypingAssistant_setup_8.3.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 25,370
Downloads Last Week 17
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 45-day trial
Price $129.95
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