AT Software/Installation Guides

CUNY Assistive Technology Services (CATS) provides assistive technology software to promote universal access design through out CUNY. On this page you will find AT software downloads, installation guides, and other related topics. IT personnel who are making their CUNY labs compliant with accessibility standards, please visit the Computer Lab Accessibility Guidelines for information on whats needed for every lab.

For CUNY personnel that require activation keys for any of the software,  please contact your disability office for more information.

CATS Assistive Technology Lab Package

The CATS Assistive Technology Lab Package is available as a University-wide, unlimited license that allows each campus to install the software on as many computers as needed. The lab package consists of the following software: Open Book 9, WYNN 7, ZoomText Fusion 2019, ZoomText 2019, JAWS 2019, and Kurzweil 3000. Below, you will find download links to install each of the software as well as installation guides.

If you’re installing CATS Assistive Technology Lab Package for the first time, please be sure to install OpenBook 9 first to not come across any errors.

  Download Links Installation Guides

Open Book 9

Open Book 9 Campus Installation guide
WYNN 7(On Campus)

WYNN 7 (Home Edition)

WYNN  Wizard 7  Campus Installation guide
ZoomText Fusion 2019

ZoomText Fusion 2018
*Download Fusion English License Type

Fusion 2019 Campus Installation guide   Version 2018.1810.19

Fusion 2018 Campus Installation guide Version.2018.1820

Fusion 11 Campus Installation guide

Fusion 11 Home Installation guide

JAWS 2019

JAWS 2018
*64 or 32bit English

JAWS 2019 Campus Installation guide

JAWS 18 Campus Installation guide

JAWS 18 Home Installation guide


ZoomText 2019

ZoomText 2018
*Download Single-User License Type

ZoomText 2019 Campus Installation guide

ZoomText 2018 Campus Installation

ZoomText 11 Campus Installation guide

 ZoomText 11 Home Installation guide

Kurzweil 3000 for Windows
*Latest version of web License
*Download for on campus and home.
Kurzweil 3000 for Windows Installation guide


Software Windows Version Windows Installation Guides

Mac Version

Mac Installation Guides How to
Read and Write Gold LogoRead & Write Gold Read & Write Gold 11.5 Windows Download Read and Write Version 11 Installation Guide Read and Write Gold Version 6.0.1 Mac Download Activating Word Prediction for Read and Write Gold for Windows
Dragon Naturally Speaking Logo Dragon Naturally Speaking
Dragon Naturally Speaking 15 Windows Download Dragon Naturally Speaking 15 Installation Guide Dragon Dictate 6 for Mac Download Dragon Dictate 6 Installation Guide



Movie Captioner LogoMovie Captioner
Movie Caption for Mac
*Requires QuickTime Player in order to run.

If you have any question, please contact Shivan at or 718-281-5014.

Find out what are the Minimum Lab requirements here, for assistive technology labs for all CUNY campuses.

Activation for software on Campus ONLY