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Subject: Re: Talkbox Problem Error "You do not have Microsoft speech installed" but i have! What Am I missing out to create my talking directories?
From: Brian Wolven (
Date: 2004-06-23

Aman Singer wrote:

> Hi, Brian.
> The link I mentioned in the message I just posted simply installs
> SAPI 5.1. The link you posted below, that which I mentioned a few months
> ago, installs another program called Saypad on the system, as well as the
> SAPI 5 voices. Both should work well. Just wanted to clarify why two
> different links were posted. It would, of course, be far easier if Microsoft
> had decided to distribute SAPI 5 in a package without an SDK. To the best of
> my knowledge, though, they didn't.

Yes, I agree. Their SDK package is *huge*, even for a broadband
connnection. I'll add your latest link to my speech "knowledge base".
Actually that'd probably be a good contribution for the Wiki.


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