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About GuideConnect

Designed for people with visual impairments, GuideConnect helps people who are losing their sight stay independent for longer. It connects you to friends and family, and provides easy access to a range of entertainment.

  • Available on computer, tablet or TV
  • Quick to learn with simple menus
  • Customise the icons and text size
  • Easy to control
  • Type or dictate text
  • Voices guide you through menus
  • Reliable support and training

Things You Can Do With GuideConnect

“I think the most important thing is that it gives people their independence and privacy, which in turn gives them self-respect. They feel again that they're equal with their sighted peers”

Steve, Assistive Technology Worker at the Kent Association for the Blind

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GuideConnect Features

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GuideConnect offers more features to help you retain your independence. Simple and intuitive, all the features in GuideConnect are designed and tested to help people with sight loss access entertainment and ways to communicate.

GuideConnect Features List

Compare GuideConnect Bundles

You can access GuideConnect on a number of different devices. Whichever you choose, GuideConnect is always easy to use.

Please note: All bundles are available to buy in the US through our trusted dealer: Boundless AT. Clicking 'Buy' on these packages will take you to the Boundless AT website. There, you will find further information on GuideConnect Bundles and purchase options.

TV Box

  • GuideConnect TV Box
    with software installed
  • Dolphin Remote Control with dictation feature
  • Wireless mouse
  • Wireless keyboard
  • HD webcam for video calling
  • One-year Premium Plam


  • Microsoft tablet
  • GuideConnect software installed
  • Detachable keyboard
  • Dolphin Remote Control with dictation feature
  • Headset with microphone
  • One-year Premium Plan


  • Windows Laptop
  • GuideConnect software installed
  • Headset with microphone
  • Dolphin Remote Control with dictation feature
  • All-in-one scanner, printer and copier
  • One-year Premium Plan

Desktop PC

  • Desktop PC
  • GuideConnect software installed
  • Monitor
  • Wireless mouse
  • Dolphin Remote Control
  • Headset with microphone
  • Speakers
  • HD webcam
  • All-in-one scanner, printer and copier
  • One-year Premium Plan
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Buy GuideConnect Software Only

If you already own a Windows 10 or Windows 11 device, you may prefer to purchase and download GuideConnect software and install it yourself. A GuideConnect software purchase includes:

  • GuideConnect Software to install on your own computer
  • 12 months Premium Plan
  • 12 months GuideConnect Video Calling
  • 2 hours of telephone training


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Premium Plan Included

To ensure you get the most out of GuideConnect, all new licences come with a twelve-month Premium Plan. This entitles you to exclusive access to Premium features:

  • Video Calling
  • Multiple email accounts
  • Regular updates for new features and improvements
  • Priority status with the Dolphin Support Team

  Premium Plan Features  

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Support & Training

GuideConnect requires no previous experience with computers. It's easy to learn and simple to use. Refer to the Help menu in GuideConnect for advice, or try video tutorials to learn the basics.

New GuideConnect customers in the US receive two hours of free training via telephone. Extra guidance and product information is also available from Dolphin Support.

If you'd like training so you can show others how to use GuideConnect, take the GuideConnect for Trainers Course.

  Contact Support  

Join Dolphin Friends Today

If your charity or society supports people with visual impairments in your local community, Dolphin Friends is here to support you! Dolphin also makes a donation to your charity when one of your service users buys Dolphin software.

Free to join, a Dolphin Friends membership benefits organizations that work with people who are blind or partially sighted. Join Dolphin Friends today to receive free assistive technology, staff training, plus support and resources to help you and your clients.

  Join Dolphin Friends  

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Woman using GuideConnect on a laptop to video call her family.

Accessible Video Calls

New to GuideConnect, video calls are a wonderful way to stay in touch with loved ones, your local sight loss advisers and other contacts.

Available only to GuideConnect users with a Premium Plan, Video Calling in GuideConnect is fully accessible for people with sight loss. You can use it to contact your friends and family and they can speak to you for free, using the Dolphin Friends & Family Video Calling Service.

  GuideConnect Video Calling  

Book A Demonstration

If you think GuideConnect could help you, or someone you know, book a free demonstration to find out more.

A member of the Dolphin team will take you through GuideConnect to show you how it's used. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and find out if GuideConnect is right for you.

  Book a Demo  

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Accessibility at Home

Articles on accessibility at home, practical information and GuideConnect user stories.

Steve from KAB reviewing GuideConnect

GuideConnect Reviews

Read and watch GuideConnect user stories to find out more about the positive impact it has.

Essential Guide to Assistive Technology for the Home

Essential Guide

Read more about the assistive technology available for people with sight loss.

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