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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred
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Computer programs that can understand the spoken words of the user. The software can do various things with the speech, such as convert it into text or use it to perform an internet search.
voice recognition software
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Included since: 15 Dec 2005
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Info modified on: 04 Mar 2013 18:47:07
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Long product name Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred:
The short editorial description of Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred, UK, Win32

Marketing text Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred

The official marketing text of Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred as supplied by the manufacturer
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8's record breaking accuracy improvements make using speech recognition easier than ever before. Version 8 also includes powerful command creation features, allowing the software to meet the needs of any user. Complete mobility is available through the most popular handheld devices, including more digital recorders and PDAs. Plus, Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 fully supports enterprise deployments, from a native MSI installer to complete workstation roaming. Whether you're looking to reduce transcription costs, use a PC hands free, create documents faster or just have more fun with your PC, Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 is the product for you.

* A Breakthrough In Accuracy
Expanded language models and improved acoustic training techniques deliver up to 99% accuracy. Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 boasts one of the largest accuracy increase of any release in the history of Dragon NaturallySpeaking.

* Enterprise Ready
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 makes your user profile available anywhere on the network, and automatically synchronizes updates and adaptations centrally. Use the new Native MSI Installer to install Dragon NaturallySpeaking through a network to multiple client machines.

* Support For More Devices
Now you can dictate into a Palm Tungsten, as well as a digital recorder or Pocket PC, and have your recording transcribed by Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 when you synch with your PC.

* Instant Formatting
With Smart Formatting, you can specify how Dragon NaturallySpeaking formats dates, measurements and acronyms to meet your requirements. You can even establish the specific configuration of any word, such as capitalization or spacing.

* Improved Commands
With Smart Text & Graphics Shortcuts, you can instantly fill out entire templates with unique information. And with Smart Commands, you can change the action of a voice command depending on the location of the cursor.

* Custom Vocabulary Tools
The simplified Vocabulary Builder makes customizing your vocabulary faster, easier, and more powerful. And an improved Vocabulary Editor makes it easier than ever before to fine tune custom vocabularies.

* Easier to Use with a Handheld Device
With Multiple Acoustics you can now use a single vocabulary for your microphone and handheld device profiles.

When you use Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred, it will change the way you think about PCs. You'll be faster, and have more fun, as you create letters, reports, and e-mails all by speaking. Just talk, and you can surf the web, open and close applications, even control your mouse and the entire desktop!

* Works With All Of Your Favorite Programs!
Dictate, edit and control applications all by voice with programs like Microsoft® Word, Microsoft® Outlook® Express, Microsoft® Excel®, Microsoft® Internet Explorer®, America Online®, and Corel® WordPerfect®.
* Faster Than Typing!
Most people speak faster than 160 words per minute, but type less than 40 words a minute. That means you can create letters and e-mails about three times faster using Dragon NaturallySpeaking!
* More Accurate Than Ever Before!
With a 25% increase in accuracy, Dragon NaturallySpeaking® 8 is up to 99% accurate and frequently more accurate than typing. Dragon NaturallySpeaking never makes a spelling mistake, and it actually gets smarter the more you use it!
* Easy To Use!
Simply install the Dragon NaturallySpeaking CD, and in just a few minutes, you'll be dictating letters, e-mails and surfing the web by voice! We even include a free noise-canceling microphone.
* Mobile
Be productive on-the-go! Import recordings from any Nuance-certified handheld device for automatic transcription.
Short summary description Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred:
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Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred, Intel Pentium III 500 MHz, Microsoft Windows XP (SP1)Home / Professional, Millennium, 2000
Long summary description Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred. Minimum hard disk space: 500 MB, Minimum RAM: 256 MB, Minimum processor: Intel Pentium III 500 MHz
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System requirements
Minimum hard disk space
The minimum hard disk space required to store or run a computer program or operating system.
500 MB
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
256 MB
Minimum processor
The lowest speed that the computer processor can run at, or the minimum amount of processing capacity that can be used, for the computer and particular program(s) to function.
Intel Pentium III 500 MHz
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Microsoft Windows XP (SP1)Home / Professional, Millennium, 2000
Technical details
Description of a technology platform including a processor, chipset, platform software and wired networking capabilities.
USB audio support
Support of USB output audio devices
Natural punctuation support
Support of punctuation and spelling
Microphone included
Format and edit by voice
Ability to format and edit text by voice
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Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking 8 Preferred
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