Text to speech: Samsung Galaxy Note7

    Use these steps to use text to speech to have messages read out loud on the Samsung Galaxy Note7.

     

     

     

    Set up

     

    Note: If you are using Text to speech in English, this language is already installed and available to use.

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings > General management.
    3. Tap Language & input.
    4. Under Speech, tap Text-to-speech options.
    5. Select desired TTS engine:
      • Samsung text-to-speech engine
      • Google Text-to-speech Engine
    6. Next to the desired search engine, tap the Settings icon.
    7. Tap Install voice data.
      • For the Samsung text-to-speech engine, the desired language may already be downloaded.
      • However, you have the option of downloading a higher quality version.
    8. Next to the desired language, tap Download or the Download icon.
    9. Wait as the language downloads. It may take a few minutes.
    10. Tap the Back key.
    11. Tap Language to select the language.

     

     

    TalkBack settings

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings > >Accessibility.
    3. Tap Vision.
    4. Tap the Galaxy TalkBack to the ON position.
      • This enables your Accessibility settings.
      • You can also enable your Accessibility settings by pressing the Home key 3 times in quick succession.
    5. Tap Galaxy TalkBack to enable the feature.
    6. Tap Settings.
    7. Tap to adjust the desired settings.

     

     

    Text to speech settings

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings > General management.
    3. Tap Language & input.
    4. Under Speech, tap Text-to-speech options.
    5. Tap Speech rate and then adjust how fast the text will be spoken.
    6. Tap the Settings icon next to the desired TTS engine (Samsung or Google).
    7. To tap the Settings icon, the TTS engine must be selected.
    8. Tap Language to adjust the spoken language.
    9. Tap adjust any other desired settings.

     

     

    Turn on TalkBack

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings > >Accessibility.
    3. Tap Vision.
    4. Tap the Galaxy TalkBack to the ON position.
      • This enables your Accessibility settings.
      • You can also enable your Accessibility settings by pressing the Home key 3 times in quick succession.
    5. Tap Galaxy TalkBack to enable the feature.