Countdown Timer II v3.5.9

** Updated April 2, 2008

Download your copy of Karen's Countdown Timer II

Second generation of the original Karen's Countdown Timer. Makes use of Microsoft Agent technology to add animation and speech synthesis. Can also play WAV files and send e-mail reminders.

Keep track of important events. Karen's Countdown Timer II continuously monitors future events, and reports how much time remains before they occur. Don't let another meeting, anniversary, deadline or new year catch you by surprise!

Note: E-mail notification feature requires Karen's E-Mailer II.

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Download Karen's Countdown Timer IISHA-1
Download and run to install Countdown Timer II 1,146,680 bytes
Download VB6 Source CodeSHA-1
Programmers only 185,328 bytes
Download Visual Basic Runtime v6.0SHA-1
Note: Karen's Countdown Timer's installer will automatically download and run the Visual Basic Runtime installer, if necessary. 1 MB

Free Microsoft Agent Software (required for animation feature). Note: You do not need to install this if you are using Windows XP, Windows 2000 or Windows Me operating systems. 392 KB
Free Microsoft Agent Characters (at least one required for animation feature).

Download Microsoft Agent Peedy 3.3 MB

Download Microsoft Agent Genie 1.6 MB

Download Microsoft Agent Robby 2.2 MB

Download Microsoft Agent Merlin 1.8 MB

Free Lernout & Hauspie TruVoice Text-to-Speech Engine (required for speech feature). 1 MB
Free Microsoft SAPI (Speech API) 4.0 runtime support (required for speech-recognition feature). Note: Install the SAPI 4.0 runtime support if you are using Windows XP. Also, install this if your characters cannot speak after installing other necessary software. 824 KB

Free Microsoft Speech Recognition software (required for speech-recognition feature). 6 MB
Free Microsoft Speech Control Panel Applet (requires Microsoft Speech Recognition software) (optional for speech feature). 927 KB

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