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What type of Speech Recognition software should I buy?


Above you can see the size and type of computer I have. What

dictating /voice recognition software would you recommend?


This question was answered on September 8, 2000. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

I would recomend any of the Speech Recognition packages from

Dragon System - They have been proven to be the best value.

Below you can find the specs for the standard edition.


Manufacturer Dragon Systems

Software Type Speech Recognition

Version or Revision 5.0 Standard

License Concurrent Users

Number of Users Single User

Media Included CD-ROM

Operating Systems Windows NT,Windows 2000,Windows98,Windows ME

Minimum OS Version 1 NT 4.0 w/ Service Pack 6 or later

Minimum Processor Required 586 w/Multimedia Extensions, 586 266 Mhz, Intel Pentium

Minimum System RAM Required 64MB

Required Equipment Speakers, Sound Card, CD-ROM Drive

Misc Features Naturally Clear Microphone Included

Additional Upgrade Info (cont)

Description Large vocabulary, general purpose, continuous speech dictation package for the PC Works directly in Word 97/2000, WordPerfect v8.0/9.0, and Outlook Browse w/ Internet Explorer by voice Multi-voice recognition per single install Noise canceling headset microphone included

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Posted by Chester of University of Advancing Computer Technology on September 8, 2000