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How to use text-to-speech to read out text on Google Books

I would like to know the exact steps a visually impaired or blind person would take to Download a book called "X" from the Google Play store Enable text-to-speech for their language (e.g. Zulu) on ...
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How do I make sure my notes and highlights from Google Play Books are saved when I factory reset my Android phone?

I need to unlock my Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini, Android ver. 4.2.2, and I'm not sure if the notes I took on my books using the Play Books app will still be there after the reset. I need all those notes ...
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How to have a custom table of contents in Google Play Books?

I uploaded a big PDF book to my Google Play and I was wondering if there was a way to make my own table of contents for it ? Right now, the only item in the table is the beginning of the book... ...
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Make Google Play Books store ebooks to external storage

I have little internal storage of my Android device; How can I make Google Play Books store the ebooks to external storage? I use Sony Xperia M (4.3 JB version).
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Disable full screen view in Google Play Books

On my 2013 Nexus 7, the Google Play Books app makes use of the new full screen feature in Android 4.4 KitKat to hide the system bars when the app is in use. This adds nothing useful to the experience, ...
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Can I edit Play Books dictionary?

When reading on the Google Play Books app, there can be a lot of names or locations to remember. What would be perfect is a way of editing the dictionary to allow custom entries in which I can enter ...
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Keep play books audio in the background?

Listening to books in Google Play Books read aloud and would like to know what needs to be done to keep the audio playing in the background so I load up other apps at the same time. Rooted nexus 5 ...
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How to enable TalkBack without accessibility navigation?

I have all the Google text-to-speech software installed, but the "Read Aloud" option is not enabled in Google Play Books for a book I bought from Google Play. If I turn on the TalkBack feature then ...
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Android support for non-visual users to help them read books (even with real voices)

WHAT I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW: My question relates to how to operate an Android device so as to allow the user to navigate to and then through a digital book stored on the device, having the device read ...
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How to change default text-to-speech voice in Google Play Books App?

Currently the voice is female which I am unable to change it to any other. Can someone please help?
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Google Play Books - how to enable offline dictionaries?

When online, inside Google Play Books app, then I have access to dictionary definitions and Google Translate translations. When I turn off data transmission, then these options are unavailable. I ...
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How do I remove the top and bottom bars on Google Play Books when I'm reading?

The top and bottom bars are obtrusive and covers the top and bottom part of the text in the books I read. I tried tapping on the screen once but the bars would only flicker and not hide. Is there a ...
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Google Books errors on HTC Sensation on application launch

Google Books Android crashes on loading, and whenever I have auto-sync enabled (which is hence very disruptive) I always get the error twice: The application Books (process ...