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vrf OK so how do I go about getting Microsoft Direct Text-to-speech v version 1?

Question asked by d.moodie on Feb 22, 2005
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><HTML><HEAD><TITLE>OK so how do I go about getting Microsoft Direct Text-to-speech version 1?</TITLE><META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"><META content="MSHTML 6.00.2900.2604" name=GENERATOR></HEAD><BODY><DIV><SPAN class=781062013-23022005><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2>You can get a speech API and engine from the links on this site.</FONT></SPAN></DIV><DIV><SPAN class=781062013-23022005><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><A href="http://www.text-reader.com/trspeaker_English/">http://www.text-reader.com/trspeaker_English/</A></FONT></SPAN></DIV><DIV><SPAN class=781062013-23022005><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2> The individual downloads are only a couple of Megs, and it all works OK for me with them</FONT></SPAN></DIV><DIV><SPAN class=781062013-23022005><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2></FONT></SPAN> </DIV><DIV><SPAN class=781062013-23022005><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2>cheers</FONT></SPAN></DIV><DIV><SPAN class=781062013-23022005><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2></FONT></SPAN> </DIV><DIV><SPAN class=781062013-23022005><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2>David</FONT></SPAN></DIV><BLOCKQUOTE style="PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid">  <DIV class=OutlookMessageHeader dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Tahoma   size=2>-----Original Message-----<BR><B>From:</B> Estrin, Stephen   [mailto:ESTRINS@tycoelectronics.com]<BR><B>Sent:</B> 23 February 2005   00:35<BR><B>To:</B> VRF<BR><B>Subject:</B> [vrf] OK so how do I go about   getting Microsoft Direct Text-to-speech v ersion 1?<BR><BR></FONT></DIV>  <P><FONT face=Arial size=2>Thank you all for the responses. When I try and   load the SpeakToMe.vee example in VEE 7.0, </FONT></P>  <P><FONT face=Arial size=2>I get a caution saying "Could not load the   following ActiveX reference: Microsoft Direct Text-To-Speech Version 1.0    Verify you have the required ActiveX component properly installed on this   system."   </FONT></P>  <P><FONT face=Arial size=2> I don't see any references to Microsoft   Direct Text-to-speech version 1.0 in the ActiveX control references. I went to   the Microsoft site listed in the link</FONT> <A   href="http://msdn.microsoft.com/speech"><U><FONT face="Courier New"   color=#0000ff size=2>http://msdn.microsoft.com/speech</FONT></U></A><FONT   face="Courier New" size=2></FONT> <FONT face=Arial size=2>and couldn't seem to   find any direct references to Microsoft Direct Text-To-Speech Version   1.0      Do I have to download the Speech SDK to get   it? If so do I need to download the whole package or a certain part of it. The   whole thing is something like 300Meg and for some reason even with the T1 line   here at work it was only downloading at 1KBPS (estimated time to download 84   hours!!!!). There was a option to download individual components of the SDK   and that might reduce the download time. But which component(s) would I need?   </FONT></P>  <P><FONT face=Arial size=2>Oddly enough the text-to-speech and voice   recognition work on my computer when I went into the Windows XP Professional   control panel and set them up, but still nothing in VEE.</FONT></P>---<BR>You   are currently subscribed to vrf as: d.moodie@optosci.com<BR>To subscribe send   a blank email to "join-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To unsubscribe send a   blank email to "leave-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To send messages to   this mailing list, email "vrf@agilent.com". <BR>If you need help with the   mailing list send a message to "owner-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com". </BLOCKQUOTE>---<BR>You are currently subscribed to vrf as: rsb@soco.agilent.com<BR>To subscribe send a blank email to "join-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To unsubscribe send a blank email to "leave-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To send messages to this mailing list,  email "vrf@agilent.com".  <BR>If you need help with the mailing list send a message to "owner-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".</BODY></HTML>  

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