Re: nvda with eloquence


That's probably an illegal utility or add-on and it isn't allowed to share illegal software on the list. A list may be closed by oowners if it is done and they somehow find out. This isn't just my rule, it is a rule on other lists as well.

Gene, owner

-----Original Message-----
From: Geoff Eden
Sent: Sunday, December 20, 2020 10:35 PM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] nvda with eloquence

Try the IBM TTS, sounds and acts like Eloquence.


On 12/20/2020 4:36 PM, Missa wrote:

I don’t have the links right now, but that is not what I’m talking about. I mentioned that I am not impressed with vocalizer… It takes too long to get around and as I said it is not as responsive as the previous eloquence add-on that was the illegal one. I do not mind paying, but I am not going to pay for something that doesn’t help my productivity.


On Dec 19, 2020, at 11:32 PM, David Goldfield wrote:

Hi, Melissa.

There is a legal copy of Eloquence for NVDA, which you can try out or purchase from Codefactory by going to the following link.

David Goldfield,

Blindness Assistive Technology Specialist

From: On Behalf Of Missa
Sent: Sunday, December 20, 2020 12:09 AM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] nvda with eloquence

I have found that eloquence, not just the voice, is more responsive and easier to use. I wasn’t impressed with vocalizer… It sounded the same… But did not work the same. I read that there is a legal version of the ad on, but I am unable to put the other parts together or whatever it is called. Right now, just using jaws.


On Dec 19, 2020, at 9:47 AM, Monte Single <> wrote:

Hi list,

Over the years, and especially since I started using a screenreader in 2011, I hear many people talking about the features of Eloquence which they like. I think onne of the main ones is clarity of speech at higher verbosity rates.

I mostly use nvda with the Zara one core voice. Once in a while I’ll load the jaws demo when a web page is not working well.

Is the default jaws voice Eloquence?

Does nvda with eloquence sound the same as jaws with eloquence?

Personally, I don’t mind nvda with one core Zara.

But, I usually have the verbosity rate just a little faster than normal human speech. I lose too much info if I try listening at a fast rate.

Thanks for your feedback.


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