Word Talk (Text to Speech Program for MS Word)
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Word Talk is a custom MS Office Add-in that allows you to turn MS Word into a text-to-speech dictation engine. This invaluable add-in is a great tool and can be used in various ways for a multitude of purposes.
1) Windows XP or Windows 7, Word 2007/2010,
2) Word security setting allowing ability to run/execute macros
INSTALL INSTRUCTIONS FOR WORD TALK!
1) Download the zip folder and extract the contents (WordTalk.dot) to your MS Word startup folder location.
In Word 2007, the startup folder location is normally C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\STARTUP\
2) The Word Talk icon will then be made available on the Toolbar/Ribbon under "Add-Ins".
HOW TO USE Word Talk:
a) From any word document, select any string of text (or the enture document) and then click the Word Talk icon from the Ribbon's Add-Ins tab to have it read out loud to you!