Speech recognition software converts recordings of speech into text.

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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 a way that I can set my Speech Recognition bar to minimize automatically?

I've been using Speech Recognition for Windows 8.1 and loving it for the past several weeks, but there's just one thing about it that irritates me the most: every time the program is launched, I get ...
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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)

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?

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 ...