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IVONA MiniReader Publisher's description:
from IVONA Software
Free, easy-to-use text reader! IVONA Text-To-Speech converts the text on your PC into natural-sounding spoken words.
The IVONA MiniReader provides all the most important features of a text reader in a compact, easy-to-navigate miniaturized interface.
It is an excellent tool for voicing:
texts on web pages, emails, e-zines and newsletters, articles, and text documents in Microsoft Word, OpenOffice and Adobe Reader formats.
You can start IVONA MiniReader in two ways:
- Using the Start menu: Start, All programs, IVONA, IVONA MiniReader
- Using the system's tray menu shortcut.
All you have to do in to voice text is:
- run IVONA MiniReader,
- select text in any open program (e.g. Firefox),
- click the Play button (or hot key CTRL+SHIFT+Space).
IVONA MiniReader has two interface modes: full and mini. You can switch between the two modes by clicking the Show and Hide buttons.
The Play button - click the Play button or hot key CTRL+SHIFT+Space to hear your selected text. To pause the voice reading, simply click Play again
Stop button - this button stops the voice reading. To start again, press Play
Go to IVONA Reader
Choosing a voice - this option allows you to choose your preferred voice from the selection installed on your computer. This software is compatible with all SAPI 4 and SAPI 5 standard TTS voices.
Voice options - opens the voice setting window of the active voice and lets you control:
- reading speed
PC, Intel Pentium 1 GHz processor, RAM 512 MB, System Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, disk space 10 - 300 MB (depending on the selected TTS voice), sound card.
System Requirements:PC, Intel Pentium 1 GHz processor, Windows XP/Vista/7, sound card
Program Release Status: Major Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall