Instant Text V Pro

Instant Text V Pro – The only Abbreviation Expander offering:



Supported Applications

Instant Text V Pro works with all versions of Windows. The software works with all popular word processors and most other popular Windows applications, including the following:

Microsoft Word 6, 7, 97, 2000,
2002, XP, 2003, and 2007
Microsoft Works, WordPad, NotePad
Microsoft Access
Microsoft Excel
Corel WordPerfect 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, X3
Lotus WordPro and Ami Pro
Lotus 1-2-3
Lotus Freelance
Lotus Organizer
Internet Explorer, News, and Mail
Microsoft Outlook, Outlook Express
America On Line
Netscape, Mozilla, Firefox
Eudora, Opera
Amicus Attorney


Instant Text V Pro interfaces with several major systems, as well as with most medical transcription systems. It also works with voice applications.

MedQuist DocQscribe
Lanier Cquence
Medware Merit
FutureNet i-Type
Emdat Inscribe
Dragon NaturallySpeaking
Dolbey Fusion
Crescendo MedRite-XL MediScribe.net
Softmed ChartScript
Via Voice


Instant Text V Pro also interfaces directly with many Windows applications developed with tools such as the following:

Microsoft Visual C++
Borland Delphi
Microsoft Visual Basic
Powersoft PowerBuilder


The product offers a seamless integration with all applications and links automatically to the current application. It is shown below linked to MS Word, ready to expand after typing the two letters pc:


Built-In Glossaries

Instant Text V Pro comes with built-in glossaries totaling more than 150,000 entries for medical transcription, the legal profession, and general usage.

Up to 25 glossaries can be active at the same time and even more can be achieved with the powerful Include Feature: You can have hundreds of thousand words and phrases immediately available at your fingertips in all applications.

Glossary and Line Count Tools

The product includes glossary tools – the Importer and the Glossary Workshop – and tools for preparing line count reports: the Line Count and the Line Reporter.

System Requirements

Instant Text V Pro works on PCs with Windows 95/98/NT/Me/XP/2000. For details see the separate page System Requirements for Instant Text V Pro.

Licensing — Ordering

Instant Text V Pro is licensed at the price of $189 per user and can be ordered online at this link. Registered users of Instant Text III Pro can upgrade to the new version for a reduced price of $99. An upgrade price of $129 applies to users of all other prior versions.

Call us for quantity discounts.

More Information

The main features of Instant Text are presented in the Overview and in the pages on Key Features. The improvements and new features done in version V are explained in separate pages: Instant Text V Pro – New Features.

Changes done in the last revision of the current version are made available as free Revisions posted on the Textware web site. See the Release Notes on the most recent revision of Instant Text V Pro.

Several active electronic forums are maintained for Instant Text users, with thousands of messages discussing best ways to use the product. See in particular, the Instant Text Forum and the Instant Text Board on MT Daily.

See also the Comments from users of Instant Text.

Last modified June 23, 2008