How to Enable Text-to-speech on Android 7.1 Nougat

Objective

  • Enable Text-to-speech

Environment

Procedure

  1. From the Home Screen slide up to open your App Drawer
  2. Tap the Settings Icon
  3. Scroll down tap Languages and Input
  4. Scroll to "Speech" Tap Text-to-speech Output
  5. Select the Text-to-speech Engine 
  6. Tap the Settings Gear next to the engine name
  7. Tap Install Voice Data
  8. Tap the desired language
  9. Tap Download if you need to download a voice or tap the voice choice you would prefer to use
  10. Tap the Back key
  11. Tap Language and choose your preferred language

Additional Notes

If you are using Text-to-speech in English, it is already installed and ready for you to use. You would only need to choose the voice you would prefer. 

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