Overview of The Alim Release 4.5 Multimedia
for Windows 3.1, Windows 95, and Windows NT
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|The Alim for Windows is
the world's first comprehensive software for learning
about the commandments in the Qur'an and for an overall
study of Islam. The Alim features the complete Qur'an in
its beautiful, full-color original Arabic script along
with a digital recording of the recitation of the entire
Qur'an (by Shaikh Mohamed Ayoub bin Mohamed Yousef) on a single
CD-ROM. The Alim combines the knowledge of Qur'an,
Hadith, Fiqh, Islamic subjects, history, biographical
information, dictionaries, and concordances into one
integrated computer program that is practical,
easy-to-use and powerful.
|Learn more about fundamental sources of
Islam. Have your computer search thousands of pages for
any word, phrase, or idea or answer almost any question
about Islam in seconds. Go to any ayat (verse) of the
Qur'an, any Hadith, any subject within seconds. Compare
multiple Qur'an translations. Save bookmarks and
references for later use. You can even copy and paste
fully formatted Arabic and English text directly into
your favorite word processor or print the Arabic and
English text straight to your printer.
The Alim Contains
The Alim's Audience
- Anyone can use The Alim to hear the
beautiful verses of The Qur'an.
- Speakers can use The Alim to prepare
their speeches or lectures. It can easily reduce
the time it takes for them to create speaker
notes since The Alim can automatically export
text to word processors.
- Teachers can use the easily obtainable
information from The Alim to greatly enhance
students understanding of any Islamic
material being taught.
- Students can use The Alim to easily find
the information that they are looking for instead
of spending hours looking through books.
- Muslims can use The Alim to answer
questions they may have about Islamic
perspectives on various subjects.
- Non-Muslims can use The Alim to learn
more about Islam from the original texts instead
of relying on the media and other, perhaps
- Reporters and the press can use The Alim
to verify Islamic information as well as easily
find new information from the large volumes of
Major Features of The Alim
- Qur'an Comparison displays comparison of Qur'an
Books in one window.
- Full-text searching (with proximity and weighted
sorting) finds any word or phrase within seconds
- Copy and paste text from The Alim to any other
- Print Arabic or English text directly to a
printer or export English text to a file.
- Quickly access any book using a tree metaphor
(similar to Windows 95 Explorer).
- Jump from any one book to any other book using
hypertext features similar to Windows Help.
- Save, export, and print bookmarks.
- A multimedia PC or compatible, with 386SX or
higher processor (486 DX 33 MHz or better for
- At least 4 MB of RAM (6 MB for recitation)
- At least 2.5 MB of available hard disk space
- Double-speed or better CD-ROM drive
- VGA-compatible display adapter that can display
256 or more colors
- Microsoft Windows 3.1 or higher (compatible with
Windows 95 and Windows NT)
- Windows compatible Sound Card with Speakers (only
required for recitation)
- Pointing device (such as a mouse) is highly
|The Alim for Windows 4.5
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|The Alim for Windows 4.5 Student Edition
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|Call: 800-443-3636 or 301-622-3915
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Last modified: November 10, 1996