The program uses various versions of Microsoft Speech API (SAPI). It allows us to change the parameters of speech, including rate and pitch. Users can apply special replacement lists to improve speech intelligibility.When you want to change Word spelling. The rules of pronunciation correction use regular expression syntax.
The converter can save the synchronized text in the external LRC file or the MP3 tag in the audio file. When playing an audio file with the player on a computer or modern digital audio player, the text will be displayed synchronously (in the same way as the lyrics of the song).
Balabolka frequently asked questions
What is SAPI?
Speech API (SAPI) is an application programming interface developed by Microsoft Allow speech synthesis in Windows applications. SAPI provides a high-level interface between the application and the speech engine. Text-to-speech software uses synthesized speech to synthesize text strings and files into speech.
What is Google Text-To-Speech?
In Google Translate, you can find the “Listen” button that converts text to speech. After pressing this button, the browser will start downloading MP3 files. The service supports conversion into speech text with no more than 100 symbols. It allows us to divide large texts into smaller parts, Create an audio file And merge them together (support WAV, MP3 and OGG formats).
How to perform a silent installation of Balabolka?
To install the program silently without dialogs, you can use silent installation. You can install silently by using the -silent command line switch.
I opened a DjVu file, but the program did not display any text. what happened?
The DjVu format is designed to store scanned documents. DjVu files contain images of pages of books, magazines, etc. In addition, DjVu can contain OCR text layers. It can only extract data from the text layer of DjVu. If there is no such layer, the only way to get text is to use a text recognition system (such as FineReader).
How to convert each line of the text file into a separate audio file?
You can add two blank lines after each line in the document. Open the file in Balabolka Portable, select the main menu item “Edit | Replace”, type ^ p in the “Find what” box, type ^ p ^ p ^ p in the “Replace with” box, and click the “Replace all” button . Select the main menu item “File|Split and convert to audio file”; select the “two consecutive blank lines” split method, and then click the “Split and convert” button.
What is Spritz-Reader?
Spritz is a new speed reading technology. It can speed up the reading speed of 100 to 1000 words per minute. The time-consuming part of ordinary reading mainly lies in the actual eye movement from word to word and sentence to sentence. Spritz places the word in a certain position on the display, and you can recognize the word without moving your eyes.