|A speech to text converter helps the person with macular degeneration dictate text into almost any Windows application.|
Have you ever been frustrated by how difficult it is to see the keyboard and to type with accuracy and speed? Or do you have trouble typing in words to perform a search or to shop for an item on line?
If so this low vision technology may be for you. It allows you to convert your speech to text. For example...
1) Watch your spoken words appear in documents, e-mail and instant messages.
Just use your voice to dictate and edit in virtually any Windows application, including
Microsoft Outlook Express,
Mozilla Firefox and
2) Surf and Search the Web just by speaking
For instance you can ask for a weather report, research a topic, find a recipe, shop on line or check the news.
Dragon Naturally Speaking 13 Home turns your voice into text three times faster than most people type -- with up to 99% accuracy. It learns to recognize your voice instantly, and continually improves the more you use it.
There are computer requirements for speech to text programs using speech recognition.
Dragon Naturally Speaking 13 Home has certain requiements.
Speech to text software will convert the words you speak into written text in programs such as these:
√ Word, Word Pad , Notepad,
√ WordPerfect, Microsoft® Office Application
√ Email like Hotmail, Juno, Lotus Notes, Yahoo, MS Outlook or Express, Eudora
√ Microsoft Works
√ Instant Messenger
With Dragon NaturallySpeaking people can:
search the Web, and
control their PC entirely by voice.
According to the editors of PC Magazine, "Dragon retains its lead in the speech recognition field, with surprising accuracy in dictation, even with little or no training." The cost for the standard version is around $99.
With Dragon NaturallySpeaking Standard, a user can talk to the computer and watch the spoken words instantly appear in documents, email and instant messages. Users can even surf the Web just by speaking. Dragon NaturallySpeaking turns voice into text three times faster than typing, and it delivers up to 99% accuracy. It learns to recognize the user's voice instantly, and continually improves the more it's used.
Some programs offer a very basic free download. But if you want a more natural sounding voice and a few upgraded features then you must purchase an upgraded version.
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