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OS 10.4 - original macintosh voice


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Hello, I just saw the introduction of the original Macintosh on youtube. Is it possible to get that computer voice for os x somewhere? Or, if not is it possible to add voices from somewhere else?
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Hello, I just saw the introduction of the original Macintosh on youtube. Is it possible to get that computer voice for os x somewhere? Or, if not is it possible to add voices from somewhere else?
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There is Cepstral, which has some decent voices, but it isn't free.
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I never heard the originial, but I do like the large number of choices you get in System Preferences for voices. Some of them crack me up.

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System Preferences> Speech> Text to speech> Male voices> Fred.

I think that's fairly close at least.
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