Hi-CE Handheld Software: FreeWrite

FreeWrite™ is a complete word processing program. In addition to the basic word processor features, advanced features such as auto-capitalization, spell checking, and revision help make writing easier for any user. Students can also use the infrared capabilities of the Palm handheld to peer-edit documents with others. FreeWrite is used by students to create text documents, do peer editing, note taking, and journaling, among other uses.

System Requirements:

  • Palm OS 3.1 - 5 (Palm OS 4.1 - 4 recommended).
  • Windows 98 or higher, running Palm Desktop 4.0.1 or higher (Palm Desktop 4.1 recommended).
  • Macintosh OS 9.x or OSX, running Palm Desktop 4.1.
  • 80 KB memory on handheld.
  • An additional 914 KB is required for optional spell checking support.

For More Information and Downloads:

FreeWrite is now availableThis link opens in a new window as part of GoKnow's Handheld Learning Environment. More information on this suite of handheld computing tools, as well as other handheld computing resources, product tutorials, and product support, are available at GoKnow, Inc.This link opens in a new window

Hi-CE is creating handheld resources for other operating systems, including Windows CE (Pocket PC). For information on these tools, or information on the creation or application of our Palm OS computing tools, visit our Handheld Computing WebsiteThis link opens in a new window.