Speech recognition software converts recordings of speech into text.

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Why is Windows Speech Recognition not working?

I've used Windows Speech Recognition in the past on my laptop - using the built-in microphone and also via the WO mic software which "makes" ones Android phone into a microphone. I've done a decent ...
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Windows Speech - disable speech to text dictation only

How can I disable speech-to-text dictation when using Windows Speech? I intend to use it ONLY for navigating around and never for speech-to-text conversion, however the speech-to-text gets in the ...
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OSX dictation default mic won't stay at “internal”

I use dictation a lot. However, I want to use the laptop's internal mic but the mic always switches back to an external USB mic port I have attached to the computer. Alas, I have no mic to plug into ...
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Windows Pseech Recognition - Original Macros

Where are the original "macros" of the Windows Speech Recognition Stored in a Windows 7 system?
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Windows 7 Home Premium how to download English speech recognition

I would like to use speech recognition in English on my Windows 7 PC. But my PC won't let me because it doesn't support the language that I use even though all my settings and other things are ...
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Open image on specific monitor (trigger with Windows Speech Recognition)

I am using a speech recognition macro to open an Image with Irfanview on my Windows 7 system. What I want to do moreover, is to force any new window emerging due to the macro to open in a specific ...
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How Use Google's YouTube Speech Recognition without uploading videos to YouTube?

I have a lot of lecture video content that I would like to have the subtitles for. YouTube automatically generates subtitles for videos under certain conditions (those conditions are still somewhat of ...
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reduce background noise and optimize the speech from an audio clip using ffmpeg

I extract audio clips from a video file for speech recognition. These videos come from mobile/other handmade devices and hence contain a lot of noise. I want to reduce background noise of the audio so ...
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ffmpeg does not recognize any audio filters

I am trying to reduce noise from the audio files I extracted from videos. The objective is to recognize speech, so I was trying to filter out the frequencies above 300 and below 3000hz. I tried to use ...
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Adding e-speaking command

I need quite some help witht the speech recognition program "e-speaking" in a Windows 7 system. The situation is as follows: I need to add a new command. I want, when a specific phrase is spoken ...
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Windows Speech Recognition

Why is Windows Speech Recognition (the app) in Windows 8 and 8.1 so pathetic? I've been using it since they first put it on their OS years ago and it has hardly improved in the slightest. It still ...
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Is there tool to quantify precisely how much lag Dragon NaturallySpeaking has?

I have two computers. On each of them Dragon NaturallySpeaking is installed. I would like to compare the recognition lag[*] between the two computers. Is there any tool to quantify precisely how much ...
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Excel 2010 - Voice command to select cell?

I am using Windows 8, but I would like to know if the solutions provided are also applicable in Windows 7. I use Excel 2010. What I want is a way to select a cell in an open excel worksheet, using ...
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Voice to text in Gmail?

Is there any way to enable voice to text (speech recognition) in gmail when using Chrome as a webbrowser? I really like the feature to search at google.com via voice and I'd also love to speak my ...
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How to run Speech Recognition in Windows 8 while the rest of the system is in another language?

Speech Recognition is built-in to Windows 8. Unfortunately, it refuses to run when the main operating system interface language is not one of the supported languages. My system is set to Norwegian. ...
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Win 7 - web browsing with speech recognition

How can I quickly access links on webpages using speech recognition? Using mousegrids is clumsy at best. I know this is similiar to asking "how can I browse the web without a mouse," but looking at ...
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How to add a custom command macro in Windows 8 speech recognition

I have tried a few options but its not working for me. I am using Windows 8 Pro. Can anyone show me how I can write my own custom command macros for speech recognition in Windows 8? I have tried ...
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google speech recognition offline linux

When I was doing some research on speech recognition, I saw some articles about the google speech recognition service on android being able to be downloaded and used offline on android. I also saw ...
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Speech Recognition and Macros for Linux

Recently I have been working on a little project involving speech recognition in Windows, I used the Windows Speech Recognition software that comes pre-installed and also the Windows Speech ...
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Better Way to Train (Calibrate) Mac OS X Speech Commands

I'm using the Speakable Items feature in Mac OS X, to voice activate some simple stuff like "Play Music", etc. Since I'm in a lab and put my macbook off to a corner of my desk, connecting it to a ...
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trigger speech input chrome mountain lion shift +cmd +.

hello every one can anyone help me in bringing back shortcut for speech input in chrome with mountain lion( shift +cmd +. ) the problem is that mountain lion uses shift +cmd +. for showing hidden ...
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Emacs saying: <M-kp-7> is undefined when dictating quotes with Dragon naturally speaking 12

I dictating my text via Dragon Naturally Speaking 12 into Emacs. Whenever I say (translation from German): 'open quotes', I expect something like " or » to appear on the screen, but I simply get a ...
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how to extend range of wireless PC headset/mic with multiple access points

I want to enable multiple users to walk through a warehouse and use a wireless headset/mic to communicate with their desktop PC's, using speech-recognition and text-to-speech integration, in order to ...
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Windows 8 Speech Recognition Language

I've got Windows 8 Pro installed (RTM version from MSDN). For an application I use I need to have the speech recognition language set to English - US. The only option I have is English - UK. I have ...
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What's the button on Windows Speech Recognition do?

I really like the speech recognition that comes with Windows 7, but I'm left wondering what this button does: It seems to do nothing, and the hover text doesn't really help me much. What does it ...
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Skype recorder with speach to text recognition?

I need a Skype conversations recorder with 2 features: 1. Group meetings recording. 2. Speech to text recognition. Does anybody knows about such software?
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Do I get additional speech recognition engines after installing Windows 7 language packs?

I am developing a speech recognition application on Windows 7. I have a Windows 7 Home Premium with en-US as language. It ships with an English speech recognizer engine. I would like to be able to ...
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Why does audio dictation software like Dragon work only from the speaker's side?

I don't want my laptop or mobile to just dictate/type down what I say, but instead write what the caller on the other end of the line says. Why doesn't Google or Nuance enable that functionality? Is ...
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Quality of bluetooth headsets as microphone

I'm thinking about getting a bluetooth headset to use primarily as computer microphone. Question is: do they typically have good quality compared to traditional wireless microphones (or classic wired ...
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Is there a free alternative to Windows speech recognition? [closed]

I've been using Windows Vista's speech recognition. In theory it is great because I can command my computer and dictate to it. In practice it is buggy (stops responding) and doesn't understand a lot ...
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How can i turn my Airport On & Off with Speech Recognition on my Mac?

I've an iMac running Snow Leopard & I'd like to activate the internal Airport via Speech Recognition. I imagine a script would be involved but I've never utilized one before. Also I'm interested ...
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Looking for speech-to-text tool (convert .wav to text) [closed]

I have the ability to get .wav files of voice mails emailed to me, but sometimes I'll be sitting in a meeting and I need to know the content of a message without playing it out loud. Are there any ...
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Speech recognition - MP3 to text software

I'm looking for a speaker independent program (commercial or free) that would enable me to transcribe MP3 files containing speech recordings (especially podcasts) to text. I wanted to try Dragon ...
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Is there an effective speech recognition application for Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm looking for something that works as well as the Dragon NaturallySpeaking, Windows Speech Recognition or MacSpeech Dictate - except for Ubuntu. Does such a thing exist?
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Can I hook my speaker out to my line in connection and record?

I'm trying to find any way I can to transcribe an interview I have recorded. My latest attempt will feature connecting my speaker out connection with my line in connection on the sound card and using ...
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Can you control Aero snap through speech recognition?

Is there a command to snap a window to the left and right of the screen in Windows 7? I have searched but not found anything (short of telling it to press Win + Left or Right)? Or some way to add a ...
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How to dictate a Non-English text on an English Windows 7?

I'm using an English Windows 7 with speech recognition working fine if I'm dictating in English. I would like to dictate a letter in German. I don't need further features that let you use your ...
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Good Speech Recognition Programs for disabled people [closed]

I am trying to help my friend, who is severely disabled due to autism. I have found out that speech recognition is a good interface for disabled people to interact with the computer. One good software ...
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Microphone setup in Windows XP

On Windows XP, while on the speech control panel, I see that my voice is recognized by my computer when the Microphone is not connected (where is the voice input in such a case, I am using Thinkpad ...
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How do I dictate verbally to my PC?

I have seen examples of people speaking to their computer and it writes down everything they say. How can I do this with MS office 2007? Are there any other programs that can also do this?
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Vista speech recognition in multiple languages

my primary language is spanish, but I use all my software in english, including windows; however I'd like to use speech recognition in spanish. Do you know if there's a way to use vista's speech ...