Helperbird help guide Immersive reader by Microsoft

How to use Immersive reader on a website or PDF

There are three ways to use Immersive Reader by Microsoft on websites or PDFs with Helperbird.

Using the Highlight menu

Step 1: You will need to have the Highlight menu feature enabled.

Step 2: Highlight the text you want to use in Immersive reader.

Step 3: A highlight menu will appear.

Step 4: Click on the Immersive option, it is an book icon.

Step 5: It will start to load immersive reader, with the text you selected.

Using the right context menu (Right click)

Step 1: Highlight the text you want to use in Immersive reader.

Step 2: Right click, and you will a context menu.

Step 3: Go to the Helperbird option.

Step 4: Then click Immersive option.

Step 5: It will start to load immersive reader, with the text you selected.

Using the Immersive Reader button

Step 1: Open a webpage that you would like to use the sticky note feature on.

Step 2: Click on the Helperbird icon in the browser's toolbar to open the extension's menu.

Step 3: Select the Immersive reader button from the quick action menu.

Step 4: It will start to load Immersive reader, with the text from the website

Using Immersive reader on PDFs

Step 1: Click on the Helperbird icon in the browser's toolbar to open the extension's menu.

Step 2: Open the the PDF reader app. Which is located as the pink button in the quick access menu.

Step 3: Load the PDF you want to use. Click the load PDF button, and select the PDF you want to use.

Step 4: Highlight/select the text you want to use in Immersive reader.

Step 5: Click on the Immersive option, it has a book icon.

Step 6: It will start to load immersive reader, with the text you selected.

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Need more help?

If you encounter any issues with the activation process, please contact the Helperbird support team for assistance.