Introduce your child to a fun-filled typingadventure!Product InformationMeet Mavis Beacon the world's most popular typing teacher!Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing! has been the world's favorite typing program foryears. And no wonder! Mavis Beacon Teaches typing! makes typing fun.As a child Mavis loved to play games on her keyboard. She had so much funtyping she was eager to help others learn too. Now your children willmeet young Mavis and her faithful dog Dizzy and explore the techniques thatmade Mavis Beacon what she is today.The learning process starts with individual letters then moves smoothly on towords and complete sentences. children can advance at their own pace withoutpressure.By striking the right keys your child will help Mavis bake a fantasticpie...sort out an overstuffed closet...shampoo the dog...and much more. The action and game-like interface will keep kids glued to the keyboard forhours.Product Features Big easy to read letter and numbers Hundreds of whimsical Interactive animations and sound effects Realistic speech and original musical score Special KidLock keeps your child out of your other files Even non-readers can have fun and start learning right away Three levels keep kids challenged as their skills grow Exercises are designed especially for kids to build valuable keyboarding and early reading skills Positive Nurturing feedback stresses accuracy as well as speed Program keeps individual progress records for over 20 kidsSystem Requirements Windows 3.1/95/98/Me (Not XP Compatible) SVGA (640 x 480 x 256 colors) 33MHz 386 SX or higher 4MB of RAM 16 bit windows compatible sound card Mouse and Speakers
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Windows XP Home Edition
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If you buy this not knowing it wont with XP as I did this is how you may be able to get it to run. Go to the setup.exe, right click, properties, compatibility, then check run this program in compatibility mode for and choose Windows 95.
I bought this only to find out, per the package, that it only runs on Windows 3.1 or 95. Didn't run on my XP. Tried it on an old machine with 95, still didn't run. Waste of money.
I had the same experience as the others. I purchased it for my kids and discovered after I bought it that it does not run on the newer versions of windows. Very frustrating!
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