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Prosody Class

Represents a collection of settings for voice properties such as Pitch, Rate and Volume.


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

public class Prosody

The Prosody type exposes the following members.

Public methodProsodyConstructs a new instance of the Prosody class.

Public propertyDurationGets or sets the duration of the TextFragment in milliseconds.
Public propertyPitchGets or sets the baseline pitch of the TextFragment.
Public propertyRangeGets or sets the pitch range of the TextFragment.
Public propertyRateGets or sets the speaking rate of the TextFragment.
Public propertyVolumeGets or sets the speaking volume (loudness) of the TextFragment.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetContourPointsReturns an array containing the ContourPoints of the TextFragment.
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodSetContourPointsSets the ContourPoints of the TextFragment.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

The Prosody class represents a collection of voice properties on a FragmentState object. The FragmentState object is returned in the State property on a TextFragment object.

.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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.