The Internet is filled with all sort of applications and tools that you could use to enhance functions on your computer and make it run faster.
SpeechPlayer is a text-to-speech program to listen to your emails, web pages and reports on your computer. It comes with lots of nice features and tools that you can check out.
The application doesn't take long to install and it doesn't come with a complicated setup that you would need before you can actually use its features. It sports a really intuitive graphical interface with plenty of tools at hand.
SpeechPlayer can be used as a text-to-speech program to listen to your emails, web pages, reports or any text on your PC. You can use SpeechPlayer to read out aloud any text that can be copied to the clipboard on your PC such as emails, web pages, reports, etc. SpeechPlayer can also open text files to be read out aloud.
With SpeechPlayer, you can get TV-like closed captioning on your screen to complement your listening experience. You can customize the caption appearance, and export spoken audio to popular audio formats to be played on your portable music player.
SpeechPlayer is able to read out aloud textual content pasted into the Windows clipboard, or from a plain text file (usually but not necessarily a .txt file).
To change a voice or speech setting, you can either click on the speaker icon in the miniplayer or right-click on the SpeechPlayer tray icon to invoke a popup menu containing menu commands to adjust voice or speech settings.
If you have SpeechPlayer configured to automatically read out text that was copied into the clipboard, you may want to temporarily disable clipboard monitoring during times when you do not need the services of SpeechPlayer.
All in all, SpeechPlayer is a very nice application that you could use in order to listen to your emails, web pages, reports or any text on your PC.