Make your user experience even better learning how to download voices for Immersive Reader, Read Mode and Read Aloud. Choose your preferred voice tone, accent, and much more to make this great tool work exactly the way you want it to! Read this full article and find out more.
Make your device read your contents
These three tools are great for working on multiple tasks, take notes, and more. They make your device read your selected contents while you perform other tasks. Their main features and details are as follows:
Immersive Reader is a full screen reader tool for OneNote documents. It is a part of their Learning Tools family, and it was designed to help students with dyslexia and dysgraphia. However, it has many other uses too. It allows modifying reading speed, voice, and much more. Get more info and install Immersive Reader following this link.
Read More is a convenient reader that allows you to hide much of the interface of the PDF viewer, such as the toolbar, the navigation panel, and more. Enable this tool by typing chrome://flags in your Chrome address bar, open Menu, then Find on page, and search for “Enable reader mode toolbar icon”. Close Chrome and open it back on to find your Read More tool Icon, then follow the instructions on the screen to make it work for you.
Finally, Read Aloud is just what its name states: a tool that reads aloud contents. Designed to help learning students, this tool can help you work on other things or take note while your device reads and dictates your selected contents. You can get this tool following this link.
How to download voices for Immersive Reader, Read Mode and Read Aloud
You can choose different settings for these three tools, to make your experience easier and smoother. First thing is to open the Start menu in your Windows 10 (runs in Windows 7 and beyond), and select the Settings option. Select Time & Language, then Region & Language, and then select Add a language. Choose your preferred language from the list to install it.
Go back to the Region & Language list, and press on Options. There you’ll see all your options for download, including your default speech options. You can set your Speech language, activate the option to recognize non-native accents, activate the Text-to-speech tool, and more.
By the time this article was written, your options for voices include:
- Chinese: 3 options, female
- English: 3 options, male and female, both British and American accents
- German: 1 female option
- Italian: 1 female option
- Japanese: 1 female option
- Korean: 1 female option
- Polish: 1 female option
- Portuguese: 1 female option
- Russian: 1 female option
- Spanish: 2 female options
To learn more about the new options available and how to download voices for Immersive Reader, Read Mode and Read Aloud, follow this link here.