moderated Re: the dictation software built into Win10


Ann Byrne
 

I don't think the hot key works unless you set things up in settings. that wasn't always the case, but seems to be with later versions of windows.

At 06:55 AM 11/9/2020, you wrote:
I don’t have a mike hooked up to my computer though, so it wouldn’t help anyway. It seemed good when I used it before, though/would really help me with writing papers and things/would help someone who couldn’t use a keyboard. I thought the hotkey was windows h but that doesn’t seem to be the case any more. I can’t get that to work with Word. > On Nov 8, 2020, at 3:22 PM, Dan Longmore <danlongmore44@gmail.com> wrote: > > Hi, > You can give the software a spoken "wake up" command. Or you can use key stroke. At the moment the command to come out of sleep mode eludes me. > > Dan > > -----Original Message----- > From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Joseph Hudson > Sent: Sunday, November 8, 2020 1:56 AM > To: main@jfw.groups.io > Subject: Re: the dictation software built into Win10 > > So once you enable it which keystroke do you use to activate it when you actually need to dictate something? I will be upgrading to Windows 10 here in a few days and this would be great to know as I'm not a great typist. >> On Nov 7, 2020, at 11:22 AM, Dan Longmore <danlongmore44@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> Hank, >> In Windows 10: >> Go to “Settingsâ€&#65533; >> Go to “Ease of Accessâ€&#65533; >> Tab once to get to list of items under “ease of Accessâ€&#65533; >> Arrow down to “Interactionâ€&#65533; >> This will give you a list of four items The top one is Speech Tab over >> to the list of items to set up Speech Dictation. >> Here you can turn on dictation and make other selections. >> There are other options which you can access from this screen or under the “Time & Languageâ€&#65533; area in settings. This also has a â€&#65533;speechâ€&#65533; settings area. >> >> You can leave dictation on or allow for sleep until you call for it. >> >> Hope this helps. >> >> Dan >> >> From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Hank >> William Merchant >> Sent: Saturday, November 7, 2020 7:37 AM >> To: main@jfw.groups.io >> Subject: Re: the dictation software built into Win10 >> >> >> Good morning, >> >> How does a person go about activating and when done exiting this built into Win10 dictation software and from wherre can maybe a person find a tutorial on using this dictation software with jaws? Any help I can maybe get with this would be so very much appreciated! Much thanks in advance for any possible help. >> >> >> >> >> >> >> >> Kindest regards, >> >> Hank >> >> >> From: Dan Longmore >> Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2020 4:27 PM >> To: main@jfw.groups.io >> Subject: Re: dictation software >> >> Hi, >> I like the built in Speech Dictation in Windows 10. Like the Word “Dictateâ€&#65533; add in it is just a basic program but responds well and is pretty accurate. >> >> Dan >> >> From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of James >> Rinehart >> Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2020 1:46 PM >> To: main@jfw.groups.io >> Subject: dictation software >> >> Hello everyone, >> >> I have a client who wishes to use some dictation software with JAWS. We have tried the new Dictate add-in with Word and JAWS. It works reasonably well, but seems to lack some of the “bells and whistlesâ€&#65533; like literal numbers or word and correction. But for get thoughts on a page and going back and “cleaning up, it is a good choice. >> >> I get very mixed reviews on Dragon Naturally speaking and JAWS. I read everything from it works well to they don’t play nice together and it is difficult to set up. >> >> Wondering about experiences anyone may have had trying to use Dragon with JAWS. My person is running JAWS 2020, and Office 365 on a Windows 10 computer. If it does work what do we have to do to make it so? Also a question of a headset mic vs tabletop. My client doesn’t care for headsets, but if a must have, a recommendation for a reasonably priced one. >> >> Thanks >> >> Jim >> >> James Rinehart, MA, ATP, CWDP >> Assistive Technology Specialist >> >> 4740 Kingsway Drive >> Indianapolis, IN 46205 >> >> P 317.466.1000 x2527 • F 317.466.2000 >> jrinehart@eastersealscrossroads.oorg >> >> eastersealscrossroads.org >> >> >> >> >> >> >> >>
>> -- >> Was wondering if anyone has knowledge
if Spark Instant Messenger is compatible with JAWS 2018? >> >> Thanks >> >> Jim Rinehart >> > > > > > > > > > > > >

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