Here we are going to say about how you make your computers to speak. Most commonly the users can see their computers talking on the movies. The users loves the way that the computers talking with them by welcoming their users by calling their names. Here are tricks to make your computer talk.

It is possible to make the computers to speak. This method to make the computers to speak takes the advantage of Speech Application programming interface (SAPI). This SAPI takes the advantage of built-in Application programming interface.

Using SAPI, the users can make their computers to say “Welcome to your pc, name”.

Following are the steps to make the computers to speak:

  • First of all, open the notepad.
  • Copy the code given below:-

               Dim speaks, speech
speaks=”Welcome to your PC, Username”
Set speech=CreateObject(“sapi.spvoice”)
speech.Speak speaksmake-computer-talk

Type what you want instead of “welcome to your PC”

After finishing copying, click the file menu, and then click save as. Save it on the Desktop with .vbs extension (“your name.vbs”).make-computer-talk


  • Now an icon will appear on the desktop
  • The user can Double click on it to check whether it is working or not.
  • Then navigate to:

(For Windows XP) C:\Documents and Settings -> All Users -> Start -> Menu -> Programs -> Startup (in Windows XP)  and to C:\Users -> {user name} -> App Data -> Roaming -> Microsoft -> Windows -> start -> Menu -> programs -> Startup ( in Windows 7 Windows 8, Windows Vista).

If C: is a user’s system drive means, AppData is a hidden folder. So the user has to unhide it by selecting show hidden folder in folder options (or) navigate it by clicking, Start -> programs -> startup.

  • Now the user has to paste the file saved in the desktop to that folder.

For best results the user can do the following:

  • Go to control panel and change it to the classic view.
  • After changing the user will find the sounds option in it. Then double on it.
  • Then change the sound scheme to “No sounds”. If the user wants to save the previous sound, they can select the sound from the pop up window.
  • Then click on OK button.


Now the user can make their friends astonish when they open their laptop or PC in front of their friends.