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PromptBuilder.StartStyle Method

Specifies the start of a style in the PromptBuilder object.

Namespace:  System.Speech.Synthesis
Assembly:  System.Speech (in System.Speech.dll)

public void StartStyle(
	PromptStyle style


Type: System.Speech.Synthesis.PromptStyle
The style to start.

The StartStyle(PromptStyle) method takes a PromptStyle object as its argument. You can use the properties of the PromptStyle object to set the emphasis, speaking rate, and volume (loudness) to apply to speech output while the style is in effect. To stop using the current style, call the EndStyle() method.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.