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Getting Speech Server Assistance

Speech Server 2007

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The following sources provide additional Speech Server information.

Speech Server Developer Tools help developers create, test, and deploy speech-enabled applications in a Speech Server system.

The following related Web sites might be of interest:

  • Speech Server ??? The home page for Speech Server and Speech Application Platform technologies.
  • Speech Server Community ??? The place where Speech Server users and experts can share ideas and support, as well as access newsgroups, blogs, user groups, tips, and Webcasts.
  • Speech Server Partners ??? The place to start for information about third-party speech processing components created by select Microsoft partners, partner component interoperability, and using the Speech Server Developer Tools and partner tools to develop applications for partner offerings.
  • Speech Server Team Blog ??? A Weblog whose contributors are Speech Server team members.
  • Nuance Communications, Inc. ??? The maker of the RealSpeak Telecom speech engine that ships with Speech Server.
  • SALT Forum ??? A Speech Application Language Tags (SALT) consortium.

These Microsoft-supported speech newsgroups might be of interest:

  • Microsoft.public.speech.server holds discussions about Speech Server and Speech Server applications.
  • Microsoft.public.netspeechsdk holds discussions about Microsoft Speech Tags, Speech Controls, and SALT.
  • Microsoft.public.speech_tech.sdk holds discussions about SAPI 5.
To configure Outlook Express to read newsgroups
  1. Open Outlook Express, and then click Set up a Newsgroups account.

  2. Complete the Newsgroups Account Wizard by following the on-screen instructions.

  3. When prompted for News Server, type

  4. Because an account name or password is not required, clear the This Server Requires Me To Log On check box.

For more information about Outlook Express Newsreader, see Outlook Express Help.

For more information about how to participate in newsgroups, see Speech Server Community.

Provide comments about the Speech Server product or documentation directly to Microsoft by sending an e-mail message to