Little TTS: Table-based Multilingual TTS

This tool is designed to read data table using speech synthesis (text-to-speech). It can support a variety of languages, including English, Japanese, Chinese, based on Microsoft Speech Platform installed in your system. It can be useful to language learners or those who want to learn vocabulary by listening.

Download (Official Version): Microsoft Store
Requirements: Windows 10

Download (Portable Version): ver1.0 (~1 MB) (trial version with less features)
Requirements: Windows (any desktop)

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Quick Start

  1. Open a CSV file (comma delimited) (sample data included in the Portable version)
  2. On tab “Setting”, select TTS for each column.  Delay is a waiting time in milliseconds after speaking texts in a column.
  3. On tab “Data”, click play button (any ⯈)

Menus

Play/Stop Buttons

  • ⯈ ↧r: Speak by starting from the focused row
  • ⯈ ↓¹: Speak by starting from the first row
  • ⯈ r: Speak only the focused row
  • ■: Stop

Checkbox

  • Header: if checked, set the first row of a CSV file as a header when it is loaded
  • Loop: When the last selected row is reached, go back to the first selected row.

Textbox: selected rows to be spoken (specified by comma (,) and dash (-), such as “1-10,21-30”). This box is filled automatically when a file is loaded.

Slider for Volume Control: currently this volume is applied to all TTS

TTS Configuration (Setting)

Notes

  • Quality of TTS directly depend of Microsoft Speech Platform installed in your Windows.
  • Thai language is not available at this time

To install TTS (new language for speech synthesis)

Microsoft Speech Platform – Runtime Languages (Version 11)
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=27224

More information about TTS installation: p-library.com/w/little-transformer/

Demo VDO

Convert Excel Data to CSV (comma delimited) using Little Transformer

In case you export data from Excel through saving, if you don’t configure properly, there can be encoding problems (some texts become unreadable) . Little Transformer can help you convert data in a more reliable manner.

CSV Database

CSV Files are available here

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