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Windows 7: Installing Windows 8 text-to-speech in Windows 7

16 Apr 2014   #1
Murume

Windows 7 Enterprise 32bit
 
 
Installing Windows 8 text-to-speech in Windows 7

I have been frustrated by the text-to-speech engine on XP and was hoping to upgrade it. The one in Windows 7 did not impress me either. I later tried the one in Windows 8.1 and I must say I was very impressed. Is there a way of upgrading the one in Windows 7 to the version on 8? Or is there somewhere I can download the windows 8 tts engine for free?


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16 Apr 2014   #2
jimbo45

Linux CENTOS 7 / various Windows OS'es and servers
 
 

Hi there
Would something like this work.

Free text to speech software with Naturally Sounding Voices -- Free NaturalReader

cheers
jimbo
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17 Apr 2014   #3
Murume

Windows 7 Enterprise 32bit
 
 

Thanks very much. I'm still not satisfied but this is a marked improvement from the windows built-in one
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