Texthelp - Read&Write Gold

Texthelp's Read&Write Gold is a flexible literacy software solution that can help readers and writers--including individuals with learning disabilities and English Language Learners--access support tools needed to reach their potential, build confidence and independence, and succeed. Read&Write Gold will read highlighted text on the screen and is compatible with Adobe Acrobat/Reader, Daisy and Microsoft Word.

Read&Write Gold is available for UNCW students, faculty and staff through sponsorship
by the Disability Resource Center (DRC).

To learn about DRC: UNCW Disability Resource Center Webpage

Who Can Use Read&Write Gold

  • Read&Write Gold is licensed and available for any faculty, staff or student who has a valid UNCW domain account (login).
  • Read&Write Gold can be downloaded and installed on your university-owned or personal machine. The software runs on both PCs and Macs.

How To Get Read&Write Gold

View installation instructions:


*You may find this Knowledge Base Article helpful: How Do I Allow App Installs From Anywhere on my Mac OSX?


Read&Write Gold Tutorials:

To maximize your experience using the software's full capabilities, we strongly encourage you to review the training information and videos on the Texthelp site: http://texthelp.com/north-america/support/videos/

Read&Write Gold Product Support:

Additional information about Read&Write Gold: DRC Assistive Technology Web page