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Re: IOS pronunciation issue


From: Jonathan Cohn
Date: May 15, 2018 5:26PM


I am not sure on this, but I believe that Safari at least supports Speech CSS so you might be able to do:
.usdSpan { spellout }

Documentation was found at:

I would be interested in knowing if this works.

Best wishes,

Jonathan Cohn

> On May 15, 2018, at 5:53 PM, Don Mauck < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:
> Hello, can anyone on this list shed light on why a Web App on an IOS device cannot pronounce USD as "Us Dollar"? Right now the pronunciation gets treated as a word. I'm not sure of anyway to adjust the dictionary of any IOS device to change this internally.
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