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Mastering Adobe Captivate 7 by Damien Bruyndonckx

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Using Text-to-Speech to generate narration

The idea of the Text-to-Speech feature is to type the voice-over narration in the Slide Notes panel and have Captivate convert it to a sound clip. To convert typed text to sound clips, Captivate uses some pre-installed voice packages called speech agents.

Installing the Captivate speech agents

Due to their very large size, Adobe decided to make the installation of the Text-to-Speech agents optional. Captivate 7 ships with one voice-package that installs several speech agents for various languages.

The speech agents of Captivate can be downloaded from the following locations:

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