|01-16-2013, 07:35 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jul 2012
Typewriter software or sounds?
I'm looking for some kind of typewriter sounds plug in for MS word or for open office...to add some romanticism. I've downloaded Hometypist, a program that makes typing sounds, but it doesn't seem to work while typing in word or open office, only in notepad. I've also downloaded Q10 which does a good job of it, but I'm not sure about the set up. I've got a few typewriter fonts, now I just need the noise! Any suggestions? Oh, and I use a PC / Windows 8.
|01-17-2013, 12:02 AM||#2|
Join Date: May 2011
Location: JAPAN (US expatriate)
Device: Sony PRS-T2, ADE on PC
Try this one, Qwertick. It's portable, doesn't need to be installed anywhere, just extract the tiny exe file from the zip to anywhere on your drive, and double-click to run it when you start typing. Tested in Word 2007---Win7. (I've used a couple of Nattyware utilities, like Pixie, but not this one)
Hope it does what you want.
Last edited by GrannyGrump; 01-17-2013 at 12:12 AM.
|01-30-2013, 06:03 PM||#4|
Join Date: Jan 2013
Device: Kindle, 6" E-Ink
I bypassed the software angle and went straight to hardware! New-style keyboards just can't replicate the feel and sound of the old-style mechanical keyboards.
|01-31-2013, 08:18 AM||#5|
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Wandering God's glorious hills, valleys and plains.
Device: Orig Droid, Kindle3-3G, Archos 43, Samsung S3
That steady beat! I love it.
|01-31-2013, 11:02 AM||#6|
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Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: NJ, USA
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