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Hello I had installed Orca in lubuntu 12.10. But when i open it i just get the container box with tabs for preferences, help, about, exit. How do i make it read documents? I want to read a pdf document. Is it possible? Someone please help. Thanks in advance.

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I am sorry. I should have put my question core clearly. I want a computer voice to read out loud my pdf, docx documents. How can I dothis. Thanks. – newforubuntulinux Feb 26 '13 at 1:30
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If you just want to be able to open/edit your documents then, for pdf you can use sudo apt-get install evince-gtk to install/update default pdf reader. for docx you can use libre office or open office

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You can Download the other TTS software like Free TTS.

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