[Athen] 32-bit voices on a 64-bit system?

Doug Hayman dhayman at u.washington.edu
Wed Feb 6 20:35:32 PST 2013

I'd looked into this recently for a text to speech app I'd gotten for a
participant who cannot speak....while his communication device is out for

>From what I'd seen in searching, Windows 7 no longer give you access to as

many voices as earlier versions did.

And the vendor of the product wanted $29/voice. The one that comes with
Win 7 is female...the student is male and would like...you guessed it, a
male voice.

I may not have searched far enough but that was what I found...wasn't
comparing 32 to 64 bit.

Doug Hayman <dhayman at u.washington.edu>
Technology Specialist
DO-IT Program (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, Technology)
UW Technology Services
Box 354842
Seattle, WA 98195
(206) 221-4165

On Wed, 6 Feb 2013, Heidi Scher wrote:

> Hi all ATHENians!


> I've recently 'upgraded' my computer from Win XP to Win 7 64 bit.

> Unfortunately, I can't get the AT&T Mike & Crystal voices to run on the new

> machine. Any ideas out there on getting Win 7 to accept Mike & Crystal?


> I would greatly appreciate any guidance!


> Heidi


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