84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #34,461
United States Rank #28,591
Reach 0.0036%


01.00.0000 100.00%

Other programs by Microsoft

Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English


Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English is a program developed by Microsoft. The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 2.68 MB (2,810,880 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 56% of users of Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.microsoft.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\fichiers communs\l&h\speechengines\1033\tts\tts3000
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{E0E400F5-422B-4540-A14F-B0739D71FEE7}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.68 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English

  • sapi.dll - Microsoft® Windows(TM) Operating System (SAPI 5)
  • sapisvr.exe - SAPISVR 5
  • spcommon.dll - Microsoft® Speech Engine (Microsoft Speech SR/TTS Common Library)
  • spcplui.dll

How do I remove Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English?

You can uninstall Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Microsoft Reader Text-to-Speech for English, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Reader Text-to-Speech for English.

Win 7 (SP1) 43%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 44.29%
Windows XP 31.43%
Windows Vista 12.86%
Windows 10 11.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 31.88%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.99%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.70%
Windows 7 Professional 5.80%
Windows 10 Home 2.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.56%
  United Kingdom 10.00%
  Canada 4.44%
  France 3.33%
  Italy 3.33%
  Australia 2.22%
  Netherlands 2.22%
  United Arab Emirates 1.11%
  China 1.11%
  Czech Republic 1.11%
  Egypt 1.11%
  Greece 1.11%
  Hungary 1.11%
  Ireland 1.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 36.00%
Dell 18.00%
Acer 18.00%
Gateway 10.00%
ASUS 4.00%
American Megatrends 2.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.17%
Acer Aspire X3200 3.45%
TOSHIBA Satellite L635 1.72%
TOSHIBA Satellite A665 1.72%
Acer Aspire 5742Z 1.72%
Acer Aspire 5742G 1.72%

About Microsoft

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


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.