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Here’s a quick Tuesday tip for folks using Dragon NaturallySpeaking for the PC:

Dragon can adapt its Vocabulary based on designated documents. It also has the ability to quickly learn from your usage of several e-mail programs: Lotus Notes, Microsoft Outlook, Outlook Express, and Windows Mail. By “studying” the e-mails you sent as well as the recipient names, Dragon can identify potentially useful contact names to add to the Vocabulary, as well as adapt its statistical information on word usage (frequency and context). Learn more on page 28 of the DNS 11.5 End-User Workbook (will open PDF).

Let us know if you have any suggestions for Dragon tips or questions that you’d like us to address here in the comments. We’ll do our best to feature as many as we can here each week!

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Better late than never! This week on Ask the Dictator, our special guest Colleen Hendry shows how to create custom commands with Dragon Dictate for Mac.

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If you have a topic that you’d like to suggest for a future episode, let us know right here in the comments, or better yet, go to our Ask the Dictator page here and submit your suggestion!

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Here’s a quick Thursday tip for folks using Dragon Dictate for Mac and Dragon NaturallySpeaking for PC:

If you choose, you can complete additional Voice Training to improve your accuracy at a later time. This process allows you to read additional stories to Dragon so that it can further adapt to your unique voice.

Let us know if you have any suggestions for Dragon tips or questions that you’d like us to address here in the comments. We’ll do our best to feature as many as we can here each week!

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Here’s a quick Thursday tip for folks using Dragon Dictate for Mac and Dragon NaturallySpeaking for PC:

If something is not in the Vocabulary, the software cannot recognize it. So don’t hesitate to add items even if you think you will not dictate them very often! When adding an entry to the Vocabulary, be sure to spell and capitalize it correctly. Otherwise, it will appear misspelled in your documents every time you dictate it.

Let us know if you have any suggestions for Dragon tips or questions that you’d like us to address here in the comments. We’ll do our best to feature as many as we can here each week!

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Here’s a quick Tuesday tip for folks using Dragon NaturallySpeaking for the PC and Dragon Dictate for Mac:

Check out our “Ask the Dictator” video series, featuring Peter Mahoney, general manager and senior vice president of the Dragon speech recognition at Nuance. In this series, Peter addresses some of the most frequently asked questions we receive from our customers on getting the most out of Dragon speech recognition software. Peter – “The Dictator” – addresses these questions in a friendly, informative manner, and offers great advice and tips on using Dragon. Every Wednesday, “The Dictator” shares a new kernel of his expert knowledge on Nuance.com, Facebook, Twitter and our YouTube channel. Check out the more than 50 episodes he has recorded to date here: http://www.nuance.com/dragon/ask-the-dictator/index.htm

Let us know if you have any suggestions for Dragon tips or questions that you’d like us to address here in the comments. We’ll do our best to feature as many as we can here each week!

 

 

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Here’s a quick Thursday tip for folks using Dragon Dictate for Mac:

Want to find something quickly on the web?  With Dictate running, say “Search Google for (insert item)” and your web browser will automatically bring up your search results. You can also search using Bing and Yahoo as well!

Let us know if you have any suggestions for Dragon tips or questions that you’d like us to address here in the comments. We’ll do our best to feature as many as we can here each week!

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Here’s a quick Tuesday tip for folks using Dragon NaturallySpeaking for the PC:

If you have trouble getting Dragon to recognize any of the Window commands, you can first open the Control menu by saying “Click Control Menu,” then say the command.

Let us know if you have any suggestions for Dragon tips or questions that you’d like us to address here in the comments. We’ll do our best to feature as many as we can here each week!

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