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  1. #21

    Posts : 315
    Windows 8.1 consumer 64 bit

    Quote Originally Posted by lammyoflyd View Post
    Why dont you just get voxcommando? This would be extremely easy to do and you would be able to further this by being able to speak back to the computer.

    Mail me if you like this idea and im more than happy to help with setup
    Some of us will go to great lengths to get the desired results without installing new software or spending a penny, even if it takes hours of curse-filled trial and error. Besides, my family thinks I'm nerdy enough without me talking to the computer.

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  2. #22

    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    Quote Originally Posted by mikeytg View Post
    You can change the voice - search for "text to speech settings". I made it the english lady, just to class things up a bit. If you make the voice speed slow she sounds drunk (so much for class). :-)
    A couple of pictures:

    Click image for larger version

    After clicking Change text to speech settings, you will see this:

    Click image for larger version

    I chose Hazel for my voice.
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