Text to speech: Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to use Text to speech (which reads your messages out loud) on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC.

 

 

 

 

Set up & turn on

 

To set up and use Text to speech, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap speech.
  4. Tap the Read aloud incoming text messages field.
  5. Select from the following:
    • always on
    • Bluetooth and headsets
    • Bluetooth only
    • wired
    • headset only

 

 

Settings

 

Text to speech reads messages out loud, allowing you to listen to text or messages instead of reading them. To change Text-to-speech settings, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap speech.
  4. Select or clear the Use Speech when the phone is locked check box.
  5. Select or clear the Play audio confirmations check box.