Questions referring to text-to-speech software that enables the computer to process input in the form of text characters and provide the output as audible sentences.

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Konqueror: no sound with text to speech

Yesterday morning when I had Konqueror open and pointing at a text file. Clicking on Tools, then clicking on the SPeak Text dropdown; gave me a very quick/rushed voice. Now doing the same results in ...
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How to make everything on stdout be read aloud (using espeak)?

I've got the eSpeak TTS system up and running, and I like it quite a bit. I'm wondering, is there a way to pipe EVERYTHING that gets printed to STDOUT to espeak? I'm trying to set up a system without ...
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How to text to speech (pdf, docx) documents in lubuntu 12.10

Hello I want text to speech application that works with PDF and other files. Is there any application that does this is Lubuntu? Is there any way to get this done?
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Alternatives to orca?

just wondering if there is an alternative to using the orca software for text-to-speech...I'd like to be able to highlight the text that I want read aloud. If thats possible with orca, forgive me for ...
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Install Google's US English as default TTS engine

I have tried festival and epseak but Google's TTS engine feels more natural to me. Does anyone have a solution to integrate Google's TTS engine into Ubuntu so that it can be used for "Read out loud" ...
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help with tts and setting up a hotkey

so I am new to Ubuntu and I'm trying to figure out how to set up a speech to text program something that will be easy to use I have been using a tutorialhttp://hak5.org/episodes/haktip-51 but for ...