Text to Speech

Adobe Captivate

Is there a location where I can download free text to speech agents to use with Adobe Captivate 2019? The post Text to Speech appeared first on eLearning. Advanced Actions Interactions Question "Elearning authoring tools" question text to speech

ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Text-to-Speech to Final Voiceover

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The dealy was particularly problematic because several slides had image builds that had to be synchronized with the voiceover audio. While these kinds of delays are common, they don't need to derail the entire development process.

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Captivate 8: Working with Text-to-Speech and Voices

eLearning Brothers

An earlier post on this blog offers Adobe Captivate Example Courses for download. Toward the end of that post is a quick mention and “how to” on Captivate’s text-to-speech functionality. Recently a question came up in one of the help forums: “How do I install the Captivate 8 TTS voices?” First, the easiest way to access Captivate’s text-to-speech (TTS) capabilities is via the Audio > Speech Management option.

Webinar (LIVESTREAM) – Adobe Captivate Text to Speech

Adobe Captivate

I will be reviewing the main features of the Text to Speech capabilities in Adobe Captivate. I will be using Captivate (2017 Release) for the demonstrations, however, most of these demonstrations will work with previous versions of Adobe Captivate going all the way back to Adobe Captivate 5. Follow the link below to set yourself a reminder, or click the link when we are live to join it.

Words pronounced incorrectly in text-to-speech

Adobe Captivate

I am creating a module on professional resume tips; and the speech output pronounces “resume” the correct way in this context (res-u-may) and the traditional way (re-soom). In other words, it uses both pronunciations in text-to-speech. The post Words pronounced incorrectly in text-to-speech appeared first on eLearning. Media Question Text to Speech Adobe Captivate captivate text to speech pronunciation question sound Tips and Tricks

Adobe Captivate: Reuse Text to Speech

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The Adobe Captivate BLOG features a video that goes into Captivate's Text to Speech feature and how to reuse audio files in multiple projects. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearningRead more.

Save Time Using Text to Speech in Captivate 9

eLearning Brothers

As Instructional Designers and eLearning developers, we like to set the mood for our courses through the use of various types of elements. We use graphics instead of text to spark our learners’ interest, we incorporate interactivity to keep them engaged, and we add video and audio to bring life to our courses. One facet of design that is often overlooked or willfully ignored is that of adding the spoken word to our eLearning design.

Download locations for Captivate text-to-speech converters

Adobe Captivate

Here is a one-stop shop for Captivate Text to Speech installers of the latest and previous versions. Adobe Captivate (2017 release) 64-bit. Adobe Captivate (2017 release) 32-bit. Adobe Captivate (2017 release) Mac. Captivate 9 64-bit. Captivate 9 32-bit. Captivate 9 Mac. Captivate 8 64-bit. Captivate 8 32-bit. Captivate 8 Mac. Captivate 7 64-bit. Captivate 7 32-bit. Captivate 7 Mac.

Captivate 2019 Text-to-speech and Close Captions bug?

Adobe Captivate

Hello, I am facing a problem in the Text-To-Speech and close captions functionality. When I try to re-arrange the TTS audio part and the closed captions some audio sentences are duplicated. The post Captivate 2019 Text-to-speech and Close Captions bug? Captivate Draft Question Storyboarding captivate text to speech question

Captivate 9 – can text to speech in captivate 9 record foreign language

Adobe Captivate

I use Captivate 9 Text-To-Speech feature to record audio. The post Captivate 9 – can text to speech in captivate 9 record foreign language appeared first on eLearning. Media Question Text to Speech "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate captivate text to speech question Tips and Tricks

Text-to-Speech Functionality in Captivate

Integrated Learnings

Many eLearning development tools allow you to easily record narration with your content, including Adobe Presenter and Adobe Captivate. However, what if you don’t have the budget to hire the talent to make it sound professional? What if you simply do not have the time to devote to recording audio in the first place? Adobe Captivate includes a text-to-speech function that allows seamless narration without having to do any recording.

Text-to-Speech in Adobe Captivate 5.5 – Create and Reuse!

Adobe Captivate

There are different ways of adding audio to an eLearning project in Adobe Captivate 5.5 and one of the ways is to convert Text to Audio with the powerful functionality of Text-to-Speech in Adobe Captivate. As I was thinking about it, a thread in LinkedIn drew my attention, that talked about creating Text-to-Speech audio and [.]. eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

Text To Speech Synthesizers

The eLearning Coach

This is how you start to think about voice characters after listening to them through text to speech synthesizers (TTS). When Adobe included a text to speech application in Captivate 4, I began to think that TTS might be a viable option in certain situations. For example, text to speech software is certainly a viable approach for providing accessibility to visually impaired persons.

Text to Speech

Tony Karrer

What was interesting is that the interviewer was produced using Text to Speech. You can listen to the result at the 12:23 mark of the first video on the eLearning Tour page. For short bursts of text, the computer generated voice was okay. Based on the comments during the session, a few questions came up: Does Text to Speech work for longer form content? Captivate 4 contains built in Text to Speech.

Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products

Tony Karrer

This is fourth post in a series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me (which turns out to be a great way to learn). The other posts are: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , and Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course. Sound file operations should be transparent to the user.

Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality

Tony Karrer

As you know, Text-to-Speech is something that's very interesting to me and Joel knows a lot about it as CEO of Tuval Software Industries maker of Speech-Over Professional. This software adds text-to-speech voice narration to PowerPoint presentations and is used for training and eLearning at major corporations. Joel was nice enough to jump in and share his knowledge of applying text-to-speech technology to eLearning.

Question of the Week: CP4 Text to Speech Agents Menu

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe Captivate 4: Can I Get My Agent Choices Back When I first started using the Text to Speech feature in Captivate, I was presented with a drop-down menu where I could select from either agent. Select Speech selection and then click OK. The next time you use the Text to Speech Agent, you'll see a drop-down menu with two agents

Download and Install Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

The post Download and Install Adobe Captivate appeared first on eLearning. Adobe Captivate FAQs Videos captivate download locations captivate downloads captivate text to speech Download download captivate download locations text to speech eLearning Assets faqs videos

Text to speech in Adobe Captivate 5.

Adobe Captivate

Text to Speech , Captivate 5 , TTS , T2S , Speech Management , Loquendo , Neo Speech. Text to speech was introduced in Captivate 4 and I am sure many will have used it to generate professional narration audio instead of the manual narration to generate high quality learning content. Text to speech does the same functionality in Captivate 5 as it used to do in Captivate 4, i.e. it converts the text to speech.

Text-to-Speech Costs – Licensing and Pricing

Tony Karrer

This post is part of the series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me. The other posts are: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course , Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products , Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning , and Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality.

Top 5 Narration Options For Captivate Users

Dan Keckan

About once or twice a month, Captivate users reach out to me to get my advice about getting additional voices for the text-to-speech tool included with Adobe Captivate.

Editing Text to speech text for Loquendo voices in Captivate 5

Adobe Captivate

Through my previous blog series on text-to-speech, you have learnt about: The different text-to-speech voices in Adobe Captivate 5 (NeoSpeech and Loquendo). Tweaking the pronunciation of text generated using NeoSpeech voices. Using VTML tags to change speed, pitch, and volume of the NeoSpeech voices. In this blog post, let us learn how to tweak the speech generated using Loquendo voices. Text interpretation.

Suggestions for optimal use of the Text to speech engine

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 4 introduced text to speech (TTS) technology in Rapid eLearning authoring. Given the adoption and feedback, in Captivate 5 we’ve introduced more voices. Tweaking these voices seem to be one of the most discussed topics on our forums. There were a couple of blog posts last year on tweaking the Captivate 4 voices ( VTML tags , User dictionary ). These continue to be applicable in Captivate 5 for the NeoSpeech voices.

Additional Voices for Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Hi, where can I find and purchase additional voices that are compatiable with and I can use with Captivate. We already have the NeoSpeech voices, but looking to add more variety. The post Additional Voices for Captivate appeared first on eLearning. Media Question Text to Speech media question text to speech voices

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Captivate 2019 Assets

Adobe Captivate

I remember when 2017 was released that there was an asset packaged available to download. When installing the voices package for 2019 there are only 7 voices added to the options available in captivate. I thought I remember there being a lot more text-to-speech voice options. The post Captivate 2019 Assets appeared first on eLearning. Media Question Text to Speech Adobe Captivate 2019 media question text to speech

Announcing new Text-to-speech voices in Captivate 5

Adobe Captivate

And the single biggest reason is Captivate 4 voices. The NeoSpeech text-to-speech (TTS) feature really touched a chord. Many Captivate customers use TTS as the voice in the final published course. These folks have figured out how to use the dictionary to customize the NeoSpeech voices, and to use VTML tags to add more character to the voices. Now with Captivate 5, text-to-speech goes multi-lingual!

Locating the Text-to-Speech voices

Adobe Captivate

We receive many enquiries on how to download the Text-to-Speech voices from our site. I have to say the experience can be a little bit of a treasure hunt. For now, RJ , our senior evangelist, has created a quick how-to movie to help users with locating and installing this content: [link]. captivate , text-to-speech.

Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course

Tony Karrer

This is third post in a series on Text-to-Speech for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me (which turns out to be a great way to learn). In the first two posts, Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality and Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , we introduced the text to speech voice and discussed issues of quality related to its components: the natural language processor (NLP) and the digital signal processor (DSP).

NeoSpeech language support in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate supports text-to-speech via NeoSpeech. Text-to-speech, simply put, is a process that converts any text into a spoken output. In Captivate, you can include intonations, inflections, pauses, etc. in your speech output. This is a must-use feature if you want to create engaging and interactive learning content. For more information on text-to-speech in Captivate, see this blog.

Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality

Tony Karrer

This post is part of the series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me. The other posts are: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course , Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products , and seeming the most popular of the series so far: Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning.

Installing Text To Speech voices in Captivate 5 for Mac

Adobe Captivate

We’ve had several queries on our Forums on installing the new and text-to-speech voices. Smitha, our documentation lead, has written a detailed blog post on the steps to be followed for downloading and installing the text to speech voices in Captivate (both NeoSpeech and Loquendo voices are covered). adobe captivate 5 , adobecaptivate 5 , text to speech , captivate mac , loquendo , neospeech.

Text to Speech: Is it the Right Option for Your Course?

E-learning Uncovered

I recently used a text to speech program to create the audio for a course. What is text to speech? Text to speech, or speech synthesis, is the artificial production of human speech. Text to speech is something that has been used for years in e-learning courses – and is now even a standard feature in Adobe Captivate. You need to update your content frequently?

Text-to-Speech - User Dictionary Editor

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 4 Text-to-Speech feature gives a Dictionary Editor tool to add or change the pronunciation for a word. This post explains how to fix this. Follow the steps below to correct this problem in your installation -. Open the Windows Explorer and browser to the directory where Adobe Captivate is installed. By default it is 'C:Program FilesAdobeAdobe Captivate 4'. Go to directory 'VT/Kate/M16/bin' directory.

VTML tags in Text to Speech !

Adobe Captivate

VTML (VoiceText Markup Language) - This Powerful hidden gem in Text to Speech helps you control the generated speech by adding pause, changing the pitch etc ! This post on customizing text to speech Pronunciations received many comments requesting a way to control the generated speech with html like tags. The interesting thing is that this feature is already there in Captivate 4 !

Generating speech using Power Point Notes

Adobe Captivate

Dear Forum, Do any of you have tips to solve the following problem. With Captivate 2019, creating a project with a power point presentation. Using Power Point Notes to generate speech. Doing this by adding to Neospeech dictionary. It is like Captivate is ignoring if you update e.g. the James voice to pronounce words correctly. The post Generating speech using Power Point Notes appeared first on eLearning.

Man Vs. Machine For Voice Over In eLearning - Part 2: How TTS Technology Can Enhance eLearning

Dan Keckan

Authoring tools, like Captivate and Storyline, include Text to Speech (TTS) to their environments. This article explores TTS technology to see what the future can bring from this technology and how it can impact the eLearning experience. eLearning Best Practices Audio In eLearning eLearning Voice Over Text To Speechbut usually only for English and not always with “tune-able” results.

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Have installed Neo Speech French voices but it does not work in Captivate…

Adobe Captivate

They appear clearly in the Windows Settings but as I try to use them in Captivate (Roxane or Louis), I only hear the Microsoft Voice. When I change the voice in the Windows Settings and choose Roxane (as below), what ever voice (Roxane or Louis) I choose in Captivate, it is Roxane that I hear. Any tips on how to successfully hear the two voices? The post Have installed Neo Speech French voices but it does not work in Captivate… appeared first on eLearning.

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