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Capcut Text To Speech Not Showing – Reasons and Fixes

Capcut Text To Speech Not Showing – Reasons and Fixes

CapCut has become a popular video editing platform that lets you directly post content to TikTok, but many users report the “Text to Speech” option is not showing in its mobile or PC app. 

If the CapCut “Text to Speech” feature is not showing, you might be using an outdated app on your device. To get the option back, update the CapCut app to the latest version on your mobile or PC. If you are experiencing this problem on Android, add another Play Store account and reinstall the CapCut app. 

In this article, we’ll explore why the CapCut “Text to Speech” option is not showing in the mobile or PC app and discuss a few solutions to fix this problem ASAP.

Why don’t I have text to speech in CapCut?

Why don't I have text to speech in CapCut?

Here are some of the reasons why the CapCut “Text to Speech” feature is not showing on your device:

  • An issue with the Play Store account.
  • Outdated CapCut app or device software.
  • Corrupt CapCut cache data.
  • Bugs are causing the app to glitch temporarily. 

How do I get text to speech on CapCut?

How do I get text to speech on CapCut?

To get CapCut “Text to Speech” option showing on the mobile or PC app, try these 8 useful hacks. 

Force Stop CapCut 

The easiest solution to make the “Text to Speech” feature appear is to force-stop the CapCut app. This will refresh the app’s session and remove any bugs causing it to glitch. Here’s how:

Android: 

  • Open “Settings.”
  • Tap “Apps.”
  • Access “All Apps.”
  • Tap CapCut.”
  • Tap “Force Stop.”
  • Select “Force Stop.”

iOS:

  • Open a Home screen, swipe up from the bottom of it, and stop in the middle. 
  • Now, swipe right/left to find CapCut.
  • Swipe up on the app’s preview to force close CapCut.

PC:

  • Press “Win + X.”
  • Select “Task Manager.”
  • Right-click CapCut.”
  • Click “End Task.”

After force-stopping the app, re-launch CapCut, edit a video, and see if the “Text to Speech” option is showing now.

Clear CapCut Cache

Another solution to get the“Text to Speech” feature back on the CapCut app is clearing its cache to remove data files that got corrupted with time. Follow these steps:

CapCut Mobile App:

  • Open “CapCut.”
  • Tap “Settings.”
  • Tap “Clear Cache.”
  • Select “OK.”

Android:

  • Open “Settings.”
  • Tap “Apps” > “All Apps.”
  • Select “CapCut.”
  • Tap “Storage.”
  • Tap “Clear Cache.”
  • Select “Clear Data.”

iOS:

  • Go to “Settings” > “General.”
  • Tap “iPhone/iPad Storage.”
  • Select “CapCut.”
  • Tap “Offload App.”
  • Tap “Offload App.”

CapCut Desktop:

  • Launch “CapCut.”
  • Click “Settings.”
  • Select “Settings.”
  • Click the “Delete” icon next to “Cache Size.”
  • Click “OK.”
Clearing CapCut desktop app cache

Once you clear the CapCut cache, launch the app and check if the feature is available. 

Update CapCut App

It’s possible you are using an older version of the CapCut app that is causing it to crash intermittently or doesn’t support the “Text to Speech” feature. 

So, try updating the CapCut app to the latest version in the following way:

CapCut Mobile App:

  • Open “App Store” or “Play Store.”
  • Search for “CapCut.”
  • Tap “Update.”

CapCut PC App:

  • Open “CapCut.”
  • Click “Settings.”
  • Click “Version.”
  • Select “Install Now” if a new version is available, or click “Check For Updates.”
  • Click “Install Now.”

Next, launch the CapCut app, and verify the “Text to Speech” feature is visible.

Change Play Store Account On Android Device

Although a rarity, many users have been able to fix the missing “Text to Speech” option on CapCut by changing their Play Store account.

There might be a conflict between the two apps or some unjustified reasons but the fix work. Here’s how

  • Tap & hold the “CapCut” app.
  • Tap “Uninstall.”
  • Select “OK.”
  • Open “Play Store.”
  • Tap your Profile.
  • Tap the drop-down menu next to your account. 
  • Select “Add Another Account.”
  • Tap “Google.”
  • Enter your device passcode or PIN.
  • Tap “Create Account.”
  • Finally, follow the prompts to add a new account. 

Next, search for “CapCut,” tap “Install,” launch the app, and check if the feature is still missing. 

Update Device Firmware

Updating the device firmware can resolve the compatibility issues with CapCut, causing the app not to show the “Text to Speech” feature. Do these steps:

Android:

  • Open “Settings.”
  • Tap “Software Update.”
  • Select “Download and Install.”
  • Let your device search for updates and tap “Download Now.”
  • Tap “Install Now.”

iOS:

  • Open “Settings.”
  • Select “General.”
  • Tap “Software Update.”
  • Select the update.
  • Tap “Install Now” / “Download.”
  • Enter the passcode.
  • Tap “Install Now.”

You can also turn on the automatic updates on your iOS device by going to “Settings” > “General” > “Software Update” > “Automatic Updates” and toggling on “Download iOS Updates and Install iOS Updates.”

NOTE: If you use CapCut on PC, keep your Windows firmware up-to-date to resolve incompatibility issues. 

Use CapCut Online Editor

If you are experiencing the issue on the CapCut mobile or PC app, CapCut online editor is the best alternative to edit your video for converting text to speech. Here’s how:

Using CapCut online editor
  • Import your element to CapCut and click “Text.”
  • Enter your text and click “Text-to-Speech.”
  • Select a “Voice Effect.”
  • Click “Apply” to save your changes. 
  • Now, edit your video if needed, click “Export” to save the project, and that’s about it!

Contact CapCut Support

If all else fails and the “Text to Speech” feature is still not showing on CapCut, contact their Support team for a conclusive fix. To do this:

CapCut Mobile App:

  • Open “CapCut.”
  • Tap “Settings.”
  • Tap “Feedback.”
  • Select “Give Feedback.”
  • Type in the details of your issue and provide your email.
  • Tap “Send.”

CapCut PC App:

  • Open “CapCut.”
  • Click the “Message” icon.
  • Select the scenario and describe the details of your issue. 
  • Click “Submit.”

TIP: You can also contact customer support via email at “capcut.support@bytedance.com.

Conclusion

In this article, we’ve explained why the CapCut “Speech to Text” feature is not showing on the mobile or PC app and what steps you can take to troubleshoot the problem at your end. 

Hopefully, the above fixes will improve your editing workflow on CapCut and convert your text to audio without much effort.

Author

  • Tauqeer Ahmed

    Tauqeer Ahmed is a technology expert with over 10 years of experience in the industry. He has a degree in Computer Science and specializes in network security and software troubleshooting. You can find out more about him at https://helpfixthat.com/tauqeer-ahmed/