[BCAB] Kindle for PC and TTS

Neela neela4 at btinternet.com
Thu Feb 14 15:09:53 GMT 2013


David, my apologies, I see here below where you tell me exactly what to do 
re sighted person.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "David Griffith" <d.griffith at btinternet.com>
To: "'BCAB Discussion List'" <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Sent: Thursday, February 14, 2013 2:18 PM
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Kindle for PC and TTS


> The Kindle Application is not self voicing so you will need a screen 
> reader
> to use it.
>
> However the screen reader cannot access the text of the Kindle book and 
> the
> application provides its own TTS for the purposes of book reading.
> So basically use your screen reader to load the book and then press 
> control
> R to get the Kindle app to start reading the book.
>
> There is also nothing to stop a sighted person downloading the application
> and listening to books.
>
> David Griffith
>
> David Griffith
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Neela
> Sent: 14 February 2013 12:29
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: [BCAB] Kindle for PC and TTS
>
> I am wondering can a sighted person download and listen to Kindle for PC 
> if
> they download the accessable Kindle or is it only for screen readers using
> their tts?
>
>
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