The new PENfriend Utility Software is a one step way to backup all your recordings easily and restore them whenever you feel you need to. Also, a key feature of PENfriend 3 is its ability to download Daisy Talking Books. With the PENfriend Utility software, you can add or change audio books with just one or two clicks! 
Please go to 'Software' to download this essential free utility on to your Windows based computer.

PENfriend Utility Software

The PENfriend Utility software builds on our unique portfolio of software to give you more control.
The other two software are Label Manager: where you can be selective on which recordings on specific labels can be backed up, how to allocate specific music songs to specific labels..
The PENfriend Version Conversion software enables you to migrate your recordings to newer versions of PENfriend (from v2 to v3)


PENFriend Label Manager

The Free Label Manager builds on the Utility software by giving you more control. You can manage the recordings on each label and assign music to specific labels. To install into your Windows based computer, click on the "Download" button below.  Once installed and started, select the "Graphic Interface 2". You can see how to micro-control the  We recommend that you watch the Video on how this is done.

The aid of a sighted person if you use Graphic Interface 2 since it is not 'Jaws' supported.

If you click "Audio Interface 1" you are taken to a simple screen which will automatically backup your audio recordings with their label allocation. To restore, just connect your PENfriend to the computer with a USB cable and press the restore button. All your recordings will be updated on the pen.


PENFriend Transfer Wizard

Are you replacing your PENFriend?

If so, here is an easy way to transfer all your recordings from the old pen to your new PENFriend. This means you can still listen to all your recordings from the same labels with the new PENfriend. Here is a quick and easy way: Click on the "Download" button below and the "PENfriend Tool Transfer Wizard" programme will be downloaded to the Desktop of your Windows based computer. Double-click on the "PENfriend Tool Transfer Wizard" and save the programme to your hard disk. Double-click on the setup.exe file to install the Wizard to the hard disk of your Windows based computer. Run the programme by double-clicking the "PENfriend Transfer Wizard" icon on your desktop. Then connect your old PENfriend with the USB cable and follow the instructions. Please see the video below. Once the transfer is finished (typically in about 5 minutes) you can still use your old PENfriend as well as your new PENfriend.