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how to speak in Hindi or BEngali Language In using text to speech control in vb6

hi expart i have a speking program using text to speech control in vb6
it speak in English Lnaguage
i want to spoke it in Hindi or English language   and other languages can u send me the code to do it ?
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qvisualCommented:
well.. can anyone englighten me how text and speech works . from a programming perspective, how one code a audio speech. ?
Need to know .. can anyone guide me to any tutorials or open sourcve application to learn about. it.
for now, i only know thta need some dsp programming t o do some audio speech. ? is this correct. But exactly how . i not sure.

thank you for your guidances.

regards,
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RanjeetRainCommented:
computer2007,

The text to speech control works on the MS Speech API. The API most probably comes prebundled with recent versions of Windows OSes.

The speech API works on a voice synthesis mechanism which is not easy to program. It will take years of research for a normal developers to develop such a program from scratch. The words are synthesized dynamically based on basic phonetics of a specified language and other specified criteria.

qvisual,

You shoudl open a question of your own. This site is based on a one question per thread model.

I will recommend you to grab a book on MS Speech API and you can get started. IBM has a speech API of its own to, in case you are interested.
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RanjeetRainCommented:
You guys may check out this thread which is informative for your purpose:

http://experts-exchange.com/Programming/Programming_Languages/Visual_Basic/Q_20444560.html
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computer2007Author Commented:
text to speech means when u write something in a text box it will be readed by computer voice

this is most easy progamming in the first part
 first download Microsoft Speech SDK 4.1 or 5.1
http://download.microsoft.com/download/speechSDK/Install/4.0a/WIN98/EN-US/SAPI4SDKSUITE.exe
after install it  open a vb application  and add microsoft direct text to speech from componant
 now add the control in the form and a text box and command button
   


        Private Sub Command1_Click()
         DirectSS1.AudioReset

        DirectSS1.Speak Text1.Text
         End Sub

        Private Sub Form_Load()
          Text1.Text = 0
        DirectSS1.CurrentMode = 21
       End Sub
after running the program the  what i written the text box is spoked by computer and by changing the value of current mode the voice can be changed
 Now waht i tri to do is to speak in another  Language Like Hindi and Bengali the computer is speaking only in English now any one can help me with that code please
 

 
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RanjeetRainCommented:
computer2007, tThere is NO CODE to do so. It is not even POSSIBLE untill you develop your own Text-To-Speech engine on your own that implements the Hindi/Bangla laguage speech. From best what I know these engines are available only in 3-4 languages and none of them is Hindi/Bangla.

What you are asking for is not possible untill you develop your own engine. You may read these articles for your further knowledge and reference:

http://www.microsoft.com/msj/archive/S233.aspx
http://www.microsoft.com/msagent/prodinfo/faq/speech.asp
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computer2007Author Commented:
Thanks Ranjit Very much For help can u tell me your chat ID Please
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RanjeetRainCommented:
My chat ID is on my profile, but these days generally I am not on IM. Read the above linked pages carefully, till you fully understand them. Thats a good start point.
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