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Microsoft English TTS Engine

What is Microsoft English TTS Engine?  (from Microsoft)

The Microsoft Speech Platform SDK provides a comprehensive set of development tools for managing the Speech Platform Runtime in voice-enabled applications. Add the ability to recognize spoken words (speech recognition) and to generate synthesized speech (text-to-speech or TTS) to enhance users' interaction with your ap...  Read more


Microsoft English TTS Engine is a software program developed by Microsoft. The most common release is 2.0.1000.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 4 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 54% of users of Microsoft English TTS Engine come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Greece.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=27224
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\common files\speechengines\microsoft\tts20\1033\enu-dsk
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{219B0DA4-8F1A-499D-8795-4A07C632521E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft English TTS Engine

  • msttscommon.dll - Microsoft TTS Engine (Microsoft TTS Engine Common)
  • msttsengine.dll

How do I remove Microsoft English TTS Engine?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft English TTS Engine from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft English TTS Engine from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Microsoft English TTS Engine, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Microsoft English TTS Engine.

Win XP 89%
Win 7 (SP1) 11%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 88.89%
Windows 7 11.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 87.50%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.50%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.85% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.85%
  France 15.38%
  Greece 7.69%
  New Zealand 7.69%
  Croatia 7.69%
  Malaysia 7.69%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 16.67%
Sahara 16.67%
Intel 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Gateway 16.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L510 16.67%
Matsushita Electric Indus... 16.67%
INTEL DG43NB 16.67%
HP 2140 16.67%
Gigabyte EP43T-USB3 16.67%
BIOSTAR Group G31-M7 TE 16.67%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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