Function

GetSpeechRate

Gets a speech channel’s current speech rate.

Declaration

OSErr GetSpeechRate(SpeechChannel chan, Fixed *rate);

Parameters

chan

The speech channel whose rate you wish to determine.

rate

On return, a pointer to the speech channel’s speech rate in words per minute, expressed as an integer value.

Return Value

A result code. See Result Codes.

See Also

Obtaining Information About Speech and Speech Channels

CopySpeechProperty

Gets the value associated with the specified property of a speech channel.

GetSpeechInfo

Gets information about a designated speech channel.

Deprecated
GetSpeechPitch

Gets a speech channel’s current speech pitch.

SpeechBusy

Determines whether any channels of speech are currently synthesizing speech.

SpeechBusySystemWide

Determines if any speech is currently being synthesized in your application or elsewhere on the computer.

SpeechManagerVersion

Determines the current version of the Speech Synthesis Manager installed in the system.