River Past Talkative is a easy-to-use text-to-speech software. It speaks text or record the text to audio files, including MP3, WAV, WMA, OGG Vorbis, or audio-only AVI format.
It uses a text editor interface so it is easy to learn and use. It supports plain text and RTF files as input, or copy the text from the clipboard. The interface contains simple and readily accessible controls for voice, speaking speed, and volume.
For MP3, WAV, OGG, and AVI output, you have full control over audio codec, sample rate, channel, bits per sample, and bitrate settings. For WMA output, you can choose from a list of Windows Media profiles. Extremely fast and reliable. Useful for proofreading your own writing, or use it to listen to news, emails, articles and web pages.
With River Past MPEG-4 Booster Pack, you can output to M4A (MPEG-4 AAC audio), the format used by iTune and iPod.
No Adware or spyware. DX8,and Windows Media Format 9 runtime required. Compatible with Windows Vista.
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» version 5.8 - posted on 2010-02-28
» version 5.3 - posted on 2007-04-22
EULA - End User License Agreement
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING RIVER PAST TALKATIVE END-USER LICENCE AGREEMENT CAREFULLY.
a. A non-exclusive and non-transferable license to use the unregistered version of the River Past Talkative free of charge.
b. Unregistered River Past Talkative contains limitations, which are removed for registered users.
c. To distribute the program in its shareware form to third parties, provided that these parties accept the terms of this Agreement.
IT IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED TO:
a. Modify the software product in whole or in part.
b. Reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the software product.
c. For registered users, it is strictly prohibited to give your registration code to third parties.
SHOULD YOU FAIL TO COMPLY WITH ANY OF THE CLAUSES ABOVE, YOUR USER RIGHTS ARE AUTOMATICALLY TERMINATED. THIS TERMINATION IS IN ADDITION TO THE LEGAL, CIVIL OR OTHER REMEDIES THAT RIVER PAST CORPORATION MAY SEEK.
DISCLAIMER FOR INDIRECT DAMAGES. This program is provided and licensed "as is", without any warranty of any type, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of mechantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall RIVER PAST CORPORATION or any other third parties involved in the creation, production, or delivery of the program be liable for any type of damage, in any circumstance (including, but not limited to, the direct or indirect damages caused by loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or any other pecuniary loss), arising out of the use of or the inability to use the software product, even if RIVER PAST CORPORATION has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
The user is entirely responsible for the results or performance of this software product. RIVER PAST CORPORATION may terminate this license at all times by informing the software product user. The user may terminate the End-User license by either destroying or erasing all copies of the software product.
This limited warranty is governed by and interpreted according to US law.
The software product, including its code, documentation, appearance, structure and design, is an exclusive product of RIVER PAST CORPORATION, who permanently preserves all property rights to the software product or its copies, modifications, or merged parts.