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Initial post: Dec 23, 2012, 2:33:29 PM PST
my fire nd had READ it to me my 8-9 does not why would this be it cost more I can't find any thing on it

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2012, 2:44:30 PM PST
quilt lover says:
Once again, in English this time.

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 2:47:52 PM PST
Bill Hansen says:
I think you can read lots of different things on your Fire, if you spend a little time going over the manual. Take it slowly, one thing at a time. Without modifying mine at all, I was able to read emails, web sites, and a short e-book the same day I got the Fire 8.9.

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 3:26:23 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 23, 2012, 3:27:02 PM PST
R. D. Clark says:
I think he's asking about using text-to-speech on his KFHD 8.9" which he apparently was able to use on a 7" FireHD but cannot with the new one.

Unfortunately, not owning a Fire, I cannot help.

--Speaker to Southerners

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 3:30:44 PM PST
while in a book, tap to bring up the menu, tap settings, tap more options, tap on text to speech. That will put a play button on the progress bar. Tap the play button to start text to speech.

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 4:14:39 PM PST
Pageturner says:
Not all books allow text to speech, however. If a book does, you only need to tap the center of the page to bring up the menu and options, and at the bottom, you will see on the left of the progress bar a play arrow. Underneath the progress bar, it says, "Tap Play to listen to Text-to-Speech."

Posted on Dec 23, 2012, 4:55:06 PM PST
janice399 says:
The 8.9 reads aloud books that allow it very nicely everyone here so far has told you how to do it.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 25, 2012, 10:18:39 AM PST
I am sorry I am 90% blind and need it I have got it working now. Thanks to everyone.
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