you can have text aloud create its own recording.
I do this all the time.
there is a option in text aloud that would allow you to do this
On 6/19/2018 7:59 AM, Gene wrote:
That's not practical for a
document that isn't very short unless you do something like
have a file read while you are sleeping or not using the
computer for an extended time. Also, why use a separate
program if you are going to record in that way? You can
record your screen-reader reading a edocument.
Does Text Aloud just read or does it
actually create its own recording of what is being read,
allowing you to have a document recorded while using your
computer for other things?
Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 8:28 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] text aloud reader
I had Text Aloud on an old laptop but not on my current one. If I
wanted to record the output of NVDA reading something I would use
Audacity (which is free) and you can set it up so that it records
the sound coming through the soundcard (what NVDA is saying). That
means you can use NVDA to say all and Audacity can record it. I
record NVDA doing that and then export the Audacity result as an
mp3, and then use Wavepad (which I know, from previous dialogue,
you also use) to chop off the initial seconds and the ending
seconds as I activate the recording mode and likewise end the
I find Audacity / Wavepad a more configurable method than I did
using Text Aloud (I can't remember if Text Aloud had user
dictionaries, but you do have those with NVDA so you can define
pronunciations of certain words if needed ... something I use a
Hope that helps :)
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