Re: New user questions: voice rate, reading message in WLM.
Thank you for all that great information. I’m using Windows-1 core voices which doesn’t seem to support the rate boost feature. I’ll have to experiment with some of the other voices that come with NVDA. When reading through the mannual, I didn’t find information about this voice rate boost feature. Did I miss it or is it just not there?
From: Gene New Zealand
Sent: Friday, March 2, 2018 2:53 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] New user questions: voice rate, reading message in WLM.
I do not use the programthat you metion so no answer there.
The answer to the second questions is press the ctrl key +nvda key + the letter V
next tab down to rate boost and check it with the space bar it is just under the rate one.
it might be a good idea first to drop the rate right down then check the rate boost box first then go back up and speed it up via the rate one.
The reason for that is it might go 2 fast and you may not be able to under stand it.
By the way which synth/voice package are you using? as it may not work on some other synth packages but will for sure on the e speak one
You will see what i mean if you try it with e speak and then with one that might not work with it.
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