Words that must not be spoken
bvlahos at mac.com
Mon Dec 2 12:04:40 EST 2013
I just confirmed this. This happens with the “curly” quotes and apostrophe characters. The non curly ones work.
Since Text Edit and the system itself can do it correctly I suspect this is a LiveCode issue not a System Preference setting.
For now you could add a routine that replaces the curly quotes, etc. with non curly ones and your proofreading work work again.
On Dec 2, 2013, at 6:33 AM, Jim Hurley <jhurley0305 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> I have just moved over to a Macbook Air running OS X 10.9
> I have a utility that I have long used for proofreading. I click on a word of text, and RR begins to read from that point on. (Great for distinguishing between references to the "Public Defender" or the "Pubic Defender.")
> It has run well in all versions of LC, but now balks at any text containing an apostrophe or quote and perhaps other characters that I haven't yet explored. It won't even *begin* to speak text containing these characters. But it will speak that same text if I remove just those offending characters.
> Is there a language setting in the Mac preferences that I need to change to make the text agreeable to revspeak?
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