[nvda] Re: Making ESpeak Voices

Hey thanks Buddy. Do you happen to remember which one? Just curious.
Shawn Klein
Skype kb7clx1

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From: nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
Of Buddy Brannan
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2012 8:09 PM
To: nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [nvda] Re: Making ESpeak Voices

I dunno Shawn, there was at least one of your vices I rather liked. 
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On Mar 30, 2012, at 6:02 PM, Shawn Klein <kb7clx@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Yes maybe, well it wasn't for normal reading, just a funny voice to play
> around with. People of Earth! Surrender or die! That kind of thing. Would
be
> great if you were doing a sci fi radio play or something with tts voices.
> Shawn Klein
> Skype kb7clx1
> -----Original Message-----
> From: nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
Behalf
> Of luigi
> Sent: Friday, March 30, 2012 2:33 PM
> To: nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [nvda] Re: Making ESpeak Voices
> 
> in this one, there is too many echoes
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Shawn Klein" <kb7clx@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: <nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, March 25, 2012 9:36 PM
> Subject: [nvda] Re: Making ESpeak Voices
> 
> 
>> Hehehe yeah I should do that. That's exactly the Bert I was thinking of 
>> when
>> I put that voice together. Wow, it's been a long time since I fooled 
>> around
>> with it. I had a document that told you how to do all that stuff. I'll 
>> have
>> to see if I can find it again. I remember when I did tweet and Ek I took 
>> the
>> whisper voice and just narrowed the bandwidth, using either 3 overtones
or
>> just one. The trick was experimenting to see how narrow and loud I could
>> make them before they broke into continuous oscillation lol.
>> You can open the voices with Notepad to look at the parameters. Here's an
>> example:
>> language variant
>> 
>> name EvilAlienEmperor
>> 
>> gender Male
>> 
>> 
>> echo 200 80
>> 
>> pitch 65 210
>> tone 300 950 600 150 2000 20
>> flutter 20
>> roughness 7
>> formant 0 10 10 10 10
>> 
>> formant 1 100 100 100 100
>> 
>> formant 2 150 150 150
>> 
>> formant 3 0 0 0
>> 
>> formant 4 0 0 0
>> 
>> formant 5 100 100 100
>> 
>> formant 6 100 100 100
>> 
>> formant 7 100 100 100
>> 
>> formant 8 100 100 100
>> 
>> stressAdd 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 300
>> 
>> stressAmp 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55
>> 
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On 
>> Behalf
>> Of Chela Robles
>> Sent: Sunday, March 25, 2012 9:38 AM
>> To: nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Subject: [nvda] Re: Making ESpeak Voices
>> 
>> Hey Sean you should make Ernie to go with Burt and perhaps Bob Barker.
>> Loved those voices you shared. How'd you make the enhancements like echo
>> and such? Top secret? LOL!
>> 
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>> On 3/24/2012 8:23 PM, Shawn Klein wrote:
>>> Hi Chela, I made some odd voices just fooling around a few years ago, I
>> got
>>> really inventive. Here they are, let me know what you think.
>>> http://dl.dropbox.com/u/3234844/my%20nvda%20voices.zip
>>> Shawn Klein
>>> Skype kb7clx1
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>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:nvda-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
>> Behalf
>>> Of Chela Robles
>>> Sent: Saturday, March 24, 2012 7:12 PM
>>> To: nvda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> Subject: [nvda] Re: Making ESpeak Voices
>>> 
>>> I just want to say I tried the two Gene Voices I like the first one!
>>> Smiles...So what other voices have you all made? Would love to try them
>>> as well.
>>> 
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>>> 
>>> On 3/24/2012 2:21 PM, Kennydog wrote:
>>>> Hi
>>>> 
>>>> Depending which pc you have wheather it be a 32 bit or a 64 bit
>>>> machine will depend where you find it.  the path is slightly
>>>> different.  Is your punchuation set to all? otherwise some of the
>>>> puchuation may not be spoken when trying to find the folders.
>>>> the tweeky voice will give you the basics of making the voice and in
>>>> it you will have to change some settings like in a line of code.  It
>>>> is more values that get changed to get different voices. Once you have
>>>> made the changes it will have to be savedand nvda restarted on that
>>>> voice to see what he sounds like.  so each time you make a few
>>>> changes, save it and then restart nvda on that voice to hear what he
>>>> or she sounds like.
>>>> On that page anyhow will tell you where to put a e speak voice on both
>>>> a 32 and 64 bit machine so you will have to find out what operating
>>>> system you have and follow the steps to find all of those voice there.
>>>> Once you have found tweeky it can be opened with notepad actually all
>>>> of the voices can be, but tweeky is the voice you want.  I will see if
>>>> I can attach the tweeky file here for you till you find where he is
>>>> located later on.
>>>> 
>>>> Gene nz
>>>> 
>>>> On 25/03/2012 10:01 a.m., Chela Robles wrote:
>>>>> I hear you can make ESpeak voices and was wondering how it is done, I
>>>>> saw in an earlier post that Gene gave a link to installing voices way
>>>>> down the page there was an option to actually make a voice, well, I
>>>>> tried following the instructions to find this tweeky file, and well,
>>>>> I don't see it, but I do see it as one of the voice options under
>>>>> synths then ESpeak synth then under voice combo box, am I looking in
>>>>> the right place? He said something about NVDA data in Windows 7 and
>>>>> vista. Sorry if I seem slow to this process.
>>>>> 
>>> Come talk with other NVDA users on irc.blufudge.net #NVDA
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> 
> Come talk with other NVDA users on irc.blufudge.net #NVDA
> Your continued donations help keep NVDA development going strong. Donate
at:
> http://www.nvaccess.org/wiki/Donate
> Or by purchasing voices from Ivona TTS:
> http://www.ivona.com/accessibility.php
> Use the following link with the code STOR-4NS3-DSCT to save 10% on Voices
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> NVDA Snapshot Downloader:
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> 
> Come talk with other NVDA users on irc.blufudge.net #NVDA
> Your continued donations help keep NVDA development going strong. Donate
at:
> http://www.nvaccess.org/wiki/Donate
> Or by purchasing voices from Ivona TTS:
> http://www.ivona.com/accessibility.php
> Use the following link with the code STOR-4NS3-DSCT to save 10% on Voices
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> Get SkypeTalking for NVDA:
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Come talk with other NVDA users on irc.blufudge.net #NVDA
Your continued donations help keep NVDA development going strong. Donate at:
http://www.nvaccess.org/wiki/Donate
Or by purchasing voices from Ivona TTS:
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Use the following link with the code STOR-4NS3-DSCT to save 10% on Voices
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The NVDA controler DLL is at:
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NVDA Snapshot Downloader:
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Get SkypeTalking for NVDA:
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Come talk with other NVDA users on irc.blufudge.net #NVDA
Your continued donations help keep NVDA development going strong. Donate at:
http://www.nvaccess.org/wiki/Donate
Or by purchasing voices from Ivona TTS:
http://www.ivona.com/accessibility.php
Use the following link with the code STOR-4NS3-DSCT to save 10% on Voices from 
nextup.com:
http://bit.ly/eJN97w
To post messages to the list send email to
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The NVDA controler DLL is at:
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NVDA Snapshot Downloader:
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Get SkypeTalking for NVDA:
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