Menu

Expand
Rate this page:

Say/Play

Say / Play Widget

Studio does not officially support SSML, and its use in Studio widgets is not guaranteed to be reliable.

Description:

Say/Play allows you to play a recorded message or dictate text to a user on call. Use this widget to say or play information to the user before any subsequent action. If you want to request a user’s input after a message, use the Gather widget instead.

Conditional Configuration

One of the following is required:

Name

Description

Default

Say or Play Message

A choice indicating whether to play a pre-recorded message or say text.

Say

Optional Configuration

Name

Description

Default

Text To Say

(if Say) The text to say. Templates are supported so you can say things like “Hello {{first_name}}

Note: Studio does not officially support SSML, and its use in Studio widgets is not guaranteed to be reliable.

Language

(if Say) Select the language from the menu on the widget or enter a Liquid variable for dynamic selection.

See complete list for details.

Varies based on text to speech settings in Console.

Message Voice

(if Say) Select the voice from the menu on the widget or enter a Liquid variable for dynamic selection.

Values vary based on language selected. See complete list for details.

Varies based on text to speech settings in Console.

URL of Audio File

(if Play) The URL of media to play, i.e. https://api.twilio.com/cowbell.mp3.

Supported MIME Types: <Play>

Number of Loops

Choose how many times you would like the message to loop.

1

Digits

(if Play) The digits to send as DTMF tones

Rate this page:

Need some help?

We all do sometimes; code is hard. Get help now from our support team, or lean on the wisdom of the crowd by visiting Twilio's Community Forums or browsing the Twilio tag on Stack Overflow.

        
        
        

        Thank you for your feedback!

        We are always striving to improve our documentation quality, and your feedback is valuable to us. How could this documentation serve you better?

        Sending your feedback...
        🎉 Thank you for your feedback!
        Something went wrong. Please try again.

        Thanks for your feedback!

        Refer us and get $10 in 3 simple steps!

        Step 1

        Get link

        Get a free personal referral link here

        Step 2

        Give $10

        Your user signs up and upgrade using link

        Step 3

        Get $10

        1,250 free SMSes
        OR 1,000 free voice mins
        OR 12,000 chats
        OR more