Install Texthelp Read&Write Gold for Windows

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Install Texthelp Read&Write Gold

Texthelp Read&Write Gold is available at no charge to Indiana University students, faculty, and staff through IUware.

  1. Download the installation file from https://iuware.iu.edu/(available under Accessibility) and then locate it on your system.
  2. To start the installer, double-click Texthelp_ReadWrite_11_Gold.exe.
  3. A "User Account Control" window may appear, asking if you want to allow the installer to run. Click Yes.
  4. The installer will extract all the files it needs to continue. Once the extraction is complete, the Read&Write Gold installation wizard will begin.
  5. In the first window, click Next.
  6. In the "Licensing Agreement" window, select the I accept the licensing agreement option. Click Next.
  7. In the "User Information" window, you can fill in the "Full" Name and "Organization" fields or leave them blank. Click Next.
  8. In the "Destination Folder" window, do not make any changes. Click Next.
  9. Click Nextagain to install Read&Write Gold.
  10. Allow the installation to complete (this could take a few minutes), and then click Finish.

Activate Texthelp Read&Write Gold with an Internet connection

In order to use Read&Write Gold, the software has to be activated. Before continuing, make sure you have an Internet connection.

  1. Double-click the Read&Write shortcut on your computer desktop.
  2. The Read&Write activation window will appear. Click Activate to authorize the software.
  3. A new window will appear telling you the activation was successful. Click OK.
  4. Once authorization completes, the Startup screen for Read&Write Gold will appear, and the program will open. You can start using the software.

Activate Texthelp Read&Write Gold without an Internet connection

In order to use Read&Write Gold, the software must activated. If you don't have access to an Internet connection when you activate the software, follow the steps below for authorizing Read&Write Gold.

  1. Double-click the Read&Write shortcut on your computer desktop.
  2. The Read&Write activation window will appear. Select the Activation by telephone checkbox.
  3. Under the "Activation code" section, enter the product key provided to you from the IUware download page for Read&Write Gold. Click Activate.
  4. A new window will appear telling you the activation was successful. Click OK.
  5. Once authorization completes, the Startup screen for Read&Write Gold will appear, and the program will open. You can start using the software.

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