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    Windows Speech Recognition Alternatives

    Windows Speech Recognition is described as 'makes using a keyboard and mouse optional. You can control your PC with your voice and dictate text instead'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Windows Speech Recognition for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Google Chrome, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Dictanote, which is free. Other great apps like Windows Speech Recognition are Nuance Dragon (Paid), Speechnotes (Free), LipSurf (Free) and Express Dictate Digital Dictation Software (Free).

    This page was last updated May 13, 2020

    1. Switch effortlessly between using the keyboard and your voice to type out notes. Work smarter and more productively with fast, accurate dictation and transcription using Dictanote.
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    2. We rely on our computers more and more every day, whether we’re creating documents and reports, surfing the Web or catching up on email. But it’s not always easy to complete everything you need to do on your PC. Now there’s a faster and easier way to interact with your PC.
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    3. Professional Speech Recognizing Text Editor Distraction-free, Fast, Easy to Use & Free Web App for Dictation & Typing Speechnotes is a powerful speech-enabled online notepad, designed to empower your ideas by implementing a clean & efficient design, so you can...
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    4. "Siri for Chrome" Completely control the browser without your hands -- say "google what movies are playing near me" to do a search, scroll up and down, click any link, open tabs, open your favorite sites and more all with just your voice.
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    5. Express Dictate software is a voice recording program that works like a dictaphone. It lets you use your PC or Mac to send dictation to your typist by email, Internet or over the computer network.
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    6. CMU Sphinx is a speaker-independent large vocabulary continuous speech recognizer released under BSD style license. It is also a collection of open source tools and resources that allows researchers and developers to build speech recognition systems.
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    7. Control applications or games by voice commands and/or by the press of a keyboard, mouse button or combinations of it, additionaly you can start any of your macros by scheduler, by a macro action, or from an external program.
    8. Wryte is a dictation software for blogger and other webworkers. FEATURES - automatic spell checking - easy punctuation via shortcuts, for a natural dictaion flow - easily edit and copy text after dictation
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Microsoft Office Powerpoint
      • Microsoft Office Outlook
      • Microsoft Office Word
      • Microsoft OneNote
      • WhatsApp Messenger
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      Dictater is a simple, multi-platform, speech recognition software. You can use it with almost any software. This includes all web browsers, office software and chat programs.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Dictation and Transcription Software for Medical and Dental Professionals. Works with most EHRs like PracticeFusion, AthenaHealth, Dentrix, OpenDental, Epic, Cerner, eClinicalWorks, etc. Affordable and powered by AI.
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