Text to speech: Microsoft Lumia 640

Use these steps to use text to speech to have messages read out loud on the Microsoft Lumia 640.

 

Set up

 

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

 

  1. Swipe left on the start screen.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down 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

 

Text to speech settings

  1. Swipe left on the Start screen.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap speech.
  4. Select the desired options.