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  Guides and Documentation

Take a few minutes to get acquainted with MDBG Chinese Reader 8 and its powerful scanning, lookup, pronunciation and translation capabilities.


Install and activate MDBG Chinese Reader 8:
- Activate with License Key
- View version number and edition
- Enable browser extensions for Chrome and Firefox

  Legacy Products

Get help with older versions of MDBG Chinese Reader:
- Version 7
- Version 6
- Version 5 and earlier

  Upgrade to Chinese Reader 8

Top 8 features of Version 8 include:

- Customizable windows (including selectable colors for ColorTone)
- Copy audio clips into flashcard app or play on your mobile device
- Enhanced support for Windows 10 and the latest Chrome and Firefox browsers
- Dictionary expanded and updated with over 114,000 entries
- Translation credits for Google and Bing are now included
- Customizable hotkeys
- Click to pronounce
- Ultimate Edition with Premium Chinese Dictionaries and more

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MDBG Chinese Reader 8

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