After installing the TextGrid Laboratory, you will be able to start the software. The Welcome Screen provides several options:
Once you click "Login"', a new window opens. You will be able to login using your TextGrid account information (the user name and password you received via e-mail), or you may choose to login via DFN-AAI (= authentication and authorization infrastructure of the German National Research and Education Network). If you have forgotten your TextGrid account password, please use the button "Forgot Password?'' at the bottom of the screen.
After you have successfully logged in, the Welcome Screen will appear with your TextGrid login in the center. Now you can begin to use all the tools displayed on the Welcome Screen:
These tools are explained in separate chapters of the TextGrid manual and online help.