VoiceGender Enum


Defines the values for the gender of a synthesized voice.

public enum class VoiceGender
public enum VoiceGender
type VoiceGender = 
Public Enum VoiceGender


Female 2

Indicates a female voice.

Male 1

Indicates a male voice.

Neutral 3

Indicates a gender-neutral voice.

NotSet 0

Indicates no voice gender specification.


VoiceGender can indicate the gender of an existing voice or a gender preference when selecting a voice. All of the SelectVoiceByHints methods and three of the StartVoice methods use VoiceGender to specify the gender when selecting a voice. The Gender property obtains the gender of an existing voice using a VoiceGender member.

Applies to