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Read & Write Gold - Speak Text

read and write tool bar with the play button

To use Read & Write Gold for Text-to-Speech, open any text based document (Word Doc, RTF, HTML) or Internet Explorer and select the text you would like to start reading then click the play button. play button

The text we be highlighted as it is being read aloud.


Use the "Speech Options..." to change the Voice and Speed or the Highlighting Colors

To change the Voice and Speed options, select the "Speech" Tab.

You can change the Voice with the "Select a voice" drop down menu.

You can change the Speed by moving the Speed slider bar, 0% is the slowest speed and 100% is the fastest speed.



To change the highlingting colors, select the "Highlight" tab.

Then select the "Choose the highlighting colors" drop down menu.




Last modified August 07 2013 08:27 AM