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Subject: Re: Rockbox with speech

Re: Rockbox with speech

From: Graham Roby <g.roby_at_blueyonder.co.uk>
Date: 2005-02-13

Hey thanks. I now have got the speech working. What a relief. I knew
something had to go wrong, both installs that is the Rockbox software and
speech went so easily.

All the best

Graham

----- Original Message -----
From: "Sarai D. Bucciarelli" <bucc7465@bellsouth.net>
To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Sunday, February 13, 2005 9:25 PM
Subject: Re: Rockbox with speech

> If you reinstall it, make sure you unzip it directly to the Archos, don't
> just paste the files. I'm a blind user too and I couldn't get mine to work
> at all till I figured out how to unzip it directly to the drive. Look at
> the
> FAQ for blind users. Its a great help.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Graham Roby" <g.roby@blueyonder.co.uk>
> To: "Glenn at home" <GlennErvin@cableone.net>; "Rockbox development"
> <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Sunday, February 13, 2005 2:42 PM
> Subject: Re: Rockbox with speech
>
>
> Hi Glen,
>
> for some reason I've now completely lost speech. I've had some sighted
> help
> and even though we've enabled everything we can see to do with voices, i.e
> talk, speak directories and the like, I'm wondering should I reinstall the
> whole package?
>
> Thanks
>
> Graham
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Glenn at home" <GlennErvin@cableone.net>
> To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Sunday, February 13, 2005 3:38 PM
> Subject: Re: Rockbox with speech
>
>
>>I think you will need to go into the menus and turn on "voice file names.
>> If you set it to speak MP3 clips, you will have to generate the voice
>> clips
>> for all the files.
>> But until then, you can hear it say file 1 file 2, etc.
>> Or you can set it to spell file names, but it takes a while to move from
>> file to file that way.
>> When you press F1, go to General, then up arrow to Voice, there you have
>> 3
>> choices; menus, which are already on, files, and folders is the third
>> choice.
>> Just don't turn off the menu option, and you should be able to figure out
>> the rest.
>> You use the voicebox feature to generate the speaking of files & folders.
>> HTH.
>> Glenn
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Graham Roby" <g.roby@blueyonder.co.uk>
>> To: <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>> Sent: Sunday, February 13, 2005 9:19 AM
>> Subject: Rockbox with speech
>>
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>>
>>
>> Wonder if someone can help.
>>
>>
>>
>> I've downloaded Rockbox 2.4 for my 20 recorder. I also installed the
>> British
>> speech file in to the lang folder within the .rockbox folder as
>> instructed.
>>
>>
>>
>> I've got speech to work with the settings menus okay.
>>
>>
>>
>> I've also outputted the pdf rockbox manual via Kurzweil recognition.
>>
>> What I want to know can you just scroll through yor music folders/files
>> and
>> how do you do this. Will the speech say the folder names? files within
>> aren't so critical. I don't want to create a playlist which is the only
>> thing I come across that remotely relates to playing. I have the three
>> factory mp3's on the recorder along with two albums that I created.
>>
>> Also what do function buttons 2 and 3 do. I can't seem to see this within
>> the manual unless in the recognition to text process it hasn't recognized
>> the text properly.
>>
>>
>>
>> Many thanks in advance.
>>
>>
>>
>> Regards
>>
>>
>>
>> Graham
>>
>>
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