Communicator is an alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) software platform designed with you in mind. Communicator converts text and symbols into clear speech, gives you computer access and even allows you to control devices and appliances in your surroundings (ECU). Communicate the way you want, when you want, giving you new levels of control and independence.
Sales of this product were discontinued on 2016-03-31 in EUROW and will be discontinued on 2016-04-15 in North America. Support and Service will end 2021-04-01.
200 MB for the software, additional 750 MB for syntesized speech.
800 x 600 or higher resolution
Windows XP (32-bit or 64-bit)
Windows Vista (32-bit or 64-bit)
Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
Windows 8/8.1 (32-bit or 64-bit)
Version 4.8.9 may be used with Windows 10 but you may experience some compatibility issues. We can only offer limited support for Windows 10 related problems. For the best Communicator experience on Windows 10, we recommend you to upgrade to Communicator 5.
For language specific voices please install the Tobii Communicator Suite installer. For additional voices in other languages, please contact your Tobii Dynavox reseller.
The Symbolstix symbol library is available in the Sono Suite installer. This can not be provided separately. Additional symbol libraries of your choice can be added if images are in jpeg format. For instructions please see manual.
Video Codecs / Filters
To play embedded videos you may need to install separate Windows codecs if they aren’t already installed on your computer. We suggest the open-source DirectShow filter LAV filters on Github