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The text to speech online service is an easy solution for users to listen to text contents in audio format. It provides assistance for people with trouble reading text online.
As a user you don't need to download anything, you just have to click the Listen button to listen to the webpage's content.
How it works
Click the listen button: an audio player will appear and the text to speech service will start reading the text out loud.
If you need a specific part of the page to be read, select the text you want to listen to and press the pop-up button that appears next to the mouse pointer. When you click the pop-up Listen button, an audio player appears and the software starts reading the text you have selected.
In the player you can:
pause/restart the reading
stop the reading
use the progress bar to navigate in the audio
adjust the volume
click the settings icon to adjust the behavior of the service
click the download icon to download the audio file
close the player
You can use tab/shift+tab to navigate inside the player and press enter to activate a certain button or link.
In the settings menu, you can choose:
whether you want to have the text highlighted while read
whether you want the text highlighted on a word and sentence basis, sentence only, or word only
style and colors for the highlighting
whether you want the reading speed (slow, medium or fast)
whether you want the page to scroll automatically to follow the highlighted text
whether you want the pop-up Listen button to be shown when text is selected
natural male or female lifelike voices
whether you want to translate the selected text to a number of languages and have the text read in the target language
wheter you want to select a word and find its definition in the dictionary.