Speech API (SAPI) 5.0

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The Speech API (SAPI) technology for Windows Embedded CE is a subset of the Microsoft Speech Application Programming Interface (SAPI) 5.0. SAPI 5.0 is a programming standard that provides tools and components to speech recognition and text-to-speech software applications. Speech recognition applications allow a computer to respond to spoken commands or to write text in response to spoken words. Text-to-speech applications allow a computer to synthesize a voice that speaks words that are in a string or text file.

SAPI OS Design Development

Provides information about the modules and components of the SAPI functionality and the Sysgen variables that enable this functionality.

SAPI Application Development

Provides information about the SAPI interfaces that can be used by applications to support speech recognition and speech synthesis and implementation of the SAPI phoneme representations.

SAPI Registry Settings

Provides information about the registry settings that enable and configure SAPI functionalities in your OS design.

SAPI Migration

Provides information about the changes in SAPI that you need to know when migrating this functionality from one version of Windows Embedded CE to another.

SAPI Samples

Provides information about the samples that demonstrate the use of the SAPI in applications.

SAPI Reference

Provides reference information about the SAPI programming elements that are available for use in Windows Embedded CE–based devices.

Applications and Services Development Catalog Items

Provides links to topics that contain information about the operating system functionalities that are available for developing applications and services.

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