DPWH8 - How do I change the pronunciation of a word in DocsPlus?

Applies To

  • DocsPlus

Symptoms

A word is pronounced incorrectly when spoken by DocsPlus.

Resolution

On the Options ribbon tab, click Word Pool.

To add a word, type it in the top box and click Add. Alternatively, to add multiple words (such as a list of names), click Paste at the bottom.

To change the pronunciation of a word, select it on the left, and then type within the Pronounce selected word as box. Spell the word phonetically, the way you want it pronounced.

If you have a network installation of DocsPlus, all your computers share the same Word Pool.

Information

Due to the complexity of text-to-speech technology, a speech engine may sometimes pronounce a word differently than expected (particularly names).