* Configuring Speech to Text Game Transcription

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By RareCSM
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Sea of Thieves supports the ‘Speech to Text’ Game Transcription Ease of Access platform feature. This feature allows Voice Chat sent to your player by your Crew or players encountered at Sea to be converted to Text and displayed as Text Chat Notifications. (Note this platform functionality is only currently available in United States configured systems)

On Xbox One

  • Press the Xbox Button to open the guide
  • Navigate to Settings - Ease of Access - Game Transcription
  • Set Speech to Text to On

On Windows 10

  • Open the Xbox app
  • Navigate to Settings - General - Game Chat Transcription
  • Set Speech to Text to On

This platform functionality is only currently available in United States configured systems. If you are unable to locate the ‘Game Transcription’ menu, please follow the below steps;

On Xbox One

  • Press the Xbox Button to open the guide
  • Navigate to Settings - System - Language & Location
  • Set Language Region to English (United States)
  • Set Location to United States

On Windows 10 (Please note an issue identified on RS5 is preventing some of these settings from being selectable)

  • Click Start - Settings - Time & Language - Region
  • Set Country or Region to United States
  • Click Start - Settings - Time & Language - Region - Additional date, time & regional settings - Change date, time or number formats
  • Navigate to Location Tab, Set Home Location to United States
  • Click Start - Settings - Time & Language - Language
  • Set Windows display language to English (United States)

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