• April 16, 2019

TouchChat HD logoThis resource is designed to walk you through the basic navigation of TouchChat HD with WordPower. Each section will help you explore from beginning to end how to select a page set, how to copy a page set, how to customize a page set and finally how to save a page set.

Module 1: Introduction to TouchChat HD with WordPower

TouchChat HD with WordPower HD for iPad is a full featured communication solution for individuals who have difficulty with their natural voice. This communication app is designed for individuals with Autism, Down Syndrome, ALS, apraxia, stroke or other conditions that affect their natural speech. This app provides both English and Spanish options. This communication app is capable of generating words, phrases, and messages with a built in voice synthesizer or by playing recorded messages. TouchChat HD with WordPower gives an individual the ability to navigate through page sets and speak messages. Pages have certain amount of buttons with words/phrases so individuals can freely select what they want to say and or use the qwerty keyboard for spontaneous speech. Pages can be customized for the individual.

Introduction to TouchChat HD with WordPower


Module 2: Eye Gaze Considerations

This module will compare and contrast the 7 different vocabulary page sets included in TouchChat HD with WordPower: VocabPC, MultiChat 15, My QuickChat, MyCore, Spelling, 4 Basic, and Communication Journey: Aphasia.

Overview of TouchChat HD with WordPower Vocabulary Files


Module 3: How to Copy and Unlock an Existing Page Set in TouchChat HD with WordPower

This module will explain how to unlock, copy and open any vocabulary page set in TouchChat HD with WordPower.

How to Copy and Unlock an Existing Page Set


Module 4: TouchChat HD with WordPower Settings Overview

A walk-through of some key features in TouchChat HD with WordPower Settings, including guided access, voices, speech display bar, data logging, buttons and social networking.

TouchChat HD with WordPower Settings Overview - Part 1TouchChat HD with WordPower Settings Overview - Part 2




Module 5: TouchChat HD with WordPower - How to Modify a Button

his module will show you step by step how to edit, customize and modify a button or buttons on a page to match your students’ needs.

How to Modify a Button


Module 6: How to Hide Buttons on a Page

This module will walk you through two strategies on how to hide buttons on any vocabulary page.

How to Hide Buttons on a Page


Module 7: How to Create and Find a New Page

This module will explore how to create a custom vocabulary page on any topic in TouchChat HD with WordPower. You will then have the tools to create a new page and as well to add buttons to a new or existing vocabulary page.

How to Create and Find a New Page


Module 8: How to Link a New Page to an Existing Button

This module will show you how to link your new vocabulary page to an existing button on another page. Or, to link your new vocabulary page to a newly created button on another vocabulary page.

How to Link a New Page to an Existing Button


Module 9: How to Back up TouchChat HD with WordPower Vocabulary Files onto a PC

This module will guide you on the process of exporting your saved vocabulary files from TouchChat HD with WordPower into an Apple iTunes account on your PC computer.

How to Back up TouchChat HD with WordPower Vocabulary Files onto a PC