November 1, 2015

    If you can't or don't feel like typing you can use the dictation software that's already built into your computer's software. Once its activated many programs like Scrivener, and Word can be used with dictation.

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Apple/Mac instructions

  1. Click on the Apple (top right)
  2. System Preferences
  3. Dictation & Speech
  4. Dictation tab
  5. Check the 'On' radio button
  6. It can then be turned on with keyboard shortcuts.

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Windows instructions

  1. Start button
  2. All programs
  3. Accessories
  4. Ease of access
  5. Windows Speech Recognition
  6. Say "show speech options"
  7. Say "options"
  8. Say "enable dictation everywhere'

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