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Subject: Re: SAPI 4 voices

Re: SAPI 4 voices

From: Peter Herngaard <>
Date: Mon, 18 Dec 2006 13:19:38 +0100

Hello Hamish

Yes, you should be able to change the TTS SAPI5 speed from within

ospvoice.rate = (integer value between 0 and the highest allowable value 
defined by the speech engine)
Best Wishes,
Peter Herngaard
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Hamish Mackenzie" <>
To: "Rockbox" <>
Sent: Monday, December 18, 2006 8:14 AM
Subject: Re: SAPI 4 voices
> Does the make voices vbs script  also have the ability to change the tts 
> speed from within the script for msapi 5 as well before I go out and look 
> for it?
> Cheers
> Hamish
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "James Teh" <>
> To: "Rockbox" <>
> Sent: Monday, December 18, 2006 2:00 PM
> Subject: Re: SAPI 4 voices
>> daniel dalton wrote:
>>> 1 When I am using the makevoices.vbs script how do I adjust the speed of 
>>> my SAPI4 voice that I am using to make my english.voice file?
>> If you download the latest version of makevoices.vbs from the 
>> VoiceBuilding wiki page, search for the text:
>> tts.speed
>> If you uncomment that line, you can change the number as required.
>>> 3 How do I change the speed of my english.voice file which I create 
>>> using the makevoices.vbs script?
>> Err... wasn't that question 1?
>>> 4 I want the quick menu to talk on my ipod so is there somewhere in the 
>>> english.lang file that I can edit so the quick menu will talk once I 
>>> have made my voice file using the makevoices.vbs script?
>> First, you have to edit the lang file before making the voice file if you 
>> are going to edit it at all. Second, there is currently no way to make 
>> the quick menu speak. This is something that needs to be implemented in 
>> the Rockbox code. I had a look at this a while ago and it seems that 
>> making that menu speak could be a bit complicated at best.
>> Jamie
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Received on 2006-12-18

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