The WebbIE software programs are programs that make it easier for blind and visually-impaired people, especially using screen readers, to browse the web, get the latest news, listen to podcasts and radio stations and other common tasks. They work with any screen reader, including JAWS, WindowEyes, Thunder, NVDA and Narrator.

Installation Guide

1. Click the following link:
2. Click "Download WebbIE 3.114 installer now"
3. Download the install file to your desktop
4. Once the install file is finished downloading, select WebbIE3-Installer.msi from your desktop
5. Follow the on screen instructions to install the program

System Requirements

Thunder will work with any version of Windows XP, Vista or 7.

In additon to reading icons and text in Windows, Thunder can read text from the following programs:

  • MS Calculator
  • MS Excel
  • MS Internet Explorer
  • Listen-again radio
  • Nod32 ant virus
  • MS Notepad
  • MS Outlook Express
  • MS Sound recorder
  • MS Word
  • MS WordPad


Additional Resources

The Thunder website offers many additional resources in order to train users on how to use the program. The site offers various user guides and instructional videos/audio recordings.

Downloadable training manuals that teach you how to use Thunder:

Frequently Asked Questions regarding Thunder:

If you have any trouble with Thunder, you can contact the creators of the program for help. They have a form you can submit on their website for help located here: