Dragon Dictate for Mac
Dragon Dictate for Mac 3 is speech recognition software, which enables you to use your voice to create and edit text or interact with your favourite Mac applications. Far more than just speech-to-text, Dragon Dictate lets you create and edit documents, manage email, surf the Web, update social networks and more – quickly, easily and accurately, all by voice. Open and close or navigate between applications or even create your own custom voice commands to execute multiple steps with a simple word or phrase. Use your iPhone or iPod as a wireless microphone or capture your notes on the go using a digital voice recorder and Dragon Dictate for Mac 3 will transcribe them for you.
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- Faster More Advanced Correction: Faster and easier than ever before, simply speak to correct individual words or phrases through a single, easy to understand window. Dragon Dictate includes a richer list of alternative word choices too, so when you do make a correction, it’s more likely that the word or phrase you intended will be presented as an option. And when you make a correction, Dragon learns, making it more accurate the more you use it.
- More Control, in More Applications with Express Editor: Dragon Dictate for Mac 3 gives you control in more applications, so that you can use your voice to get more done. Dragon Dictate delivers an Express Editor so that you can dictate into a text field for which it does not have Full Text Control. After you finish dictating, you can transfer the text from the Express Editor to the desired application quickly and easily by voice.
- Transcription of Recorded Speech: It’s easy to transcribe your own recorded speech into text with Dragon Dictate for Mac 3. Simply establish a user profile for a digital voice recorder and have Dragon Dictate transcribe your recorded voice quickly and easily. Supports .wav, .m4a, .m4v, .mp4, .aif and .aiff audio file formats.
- Dragon Recorder: If you don’t have a digital voice recorder available to you, use the free Dragon Recorder app to record your thoughts using an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch (4th gen).
- Smart Format Rules: Dragon Dictate for Mac 3 reaches out to you to adapt upon detecting your format corrections – abbreviations, numbers and more – so your dictated text looks the way you want it to every time.
- Enhance productivity with fast, accurate dictation: Say words and watch them appear on your computer screen – three times faster than typing – with up to 99% recognition accuracy right out of the box. Correcting or revising your dictated text is simple with a new, more powerful correction interface that lets you quickly edit words or phrases. Dragon Dictate adapts to your voice and the words you use to deliver better recognition results over time. You can personalise Dragon Dictate with your own custom vocabulary of acronyms, proper names and other unique phrases that you frequently use.
- Enhance convenience using your favourite Mac applications: Use Dragon Dictate in Mac OS X Lion or Mountain Lion with virtually any Mac application. Create and edit documents in Microsoft Word, TextEdit, Notepad and Pages, work with spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel and Numbers, create presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint and Keynote, manage email in Mail, search the Web or your Mac desktop, post to Facebook or Twitter and more – all by voice. Dragon Dictate’s new Express Editor lets you dictate into a text field in any application on the Mac for which it does not have Full Text Control. After you finish dictating, simply transfer the text from the Express Editor to the desired application quickly and easily by voice.
- Enhance proficiency and ease of use right out of the box: Thanks to the new interactive tutorial’s simulations, you can learn and practice good dictation, correction and editing habits so that you can create text efficiently within just a few minutes. Dragon Dictate’s help menu is within reach with a simple voice command, so assistance is always available when you need it.
- Enhance mobility for productivity on the go: Dictate into a Nuance approved digital voice recorder or use the free Dragon Recorder app to capture high-quality audio files using your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch (4th gen). Dragon Dictate will transcribe the recorded audio files when you connect to your Mac.