Text to speech: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

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

     

     

     

    Set up

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Language and input.
    4. Tap Text-to-speech output.
    5. Tap the desired TTS engine to select the 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.
    8. For the Samsung text-to-speech engine, the desired language may already be downloaded.This means 'Install voice data' may be unavailable and you can skip to step 10.
    9. Next to the desired language, tap Download or the Download icon.
    10. After the language downloads, tap the Back key.
    11. Tap Language and then tap the desired language.

     

    TalkBack settings

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Accessibility.
    4. Tap TalkBack.
    5. Tap Settings.
    6. Tap to adjust the desired settings.

     

    Text to speech settings

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

     

    Turn on driving mode

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Language and input.
    4. Tap Text-to-speech output.
    5. Tap the Driving mode Switch to On.
      The Switch moves right and turns green

     

    Turn on TalkBack

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Accessibility.
    4. Tap TalkBack.
    5. Tap the TalkBack Switch to On.
      The Switch moves right and turns green.