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REVIEWS - Dragon Dictate for Mac 2.0 Wireless(with Bluetooth Headset)ViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating3.8 out of 5Product FeatureSpeech-recognition software designed exclusivelyqfor the MacInput text just by speaking--up to 3 times fasterqthan typingInteract with your favorite Mac applications usingqonly your voiceProduce reports, email, articles, books, researchqnotes, online content, and moreAmazingly accurate; requires just minutes ofqtraining to get startedDragon Dictate gives you complete command ofqyour Mac.Input text just by speaking - up to three timesqfaster than typing - and interact with your favoriteMac applications using only your voice.Youll get more done faster with less stress andqmore success - at home, at work, or wherever lifetakes youRead moreqProduct DescriptionDragon Dictate for Mac lets you accomplish more on your Mac than you ever imagined possible. Input text justby speaking - up to three times faster than typing - and interact with your favorite Mac applications using onlyyour voice. Built upon the world-renowned Dragon speech recognition engine, Dragon Dictate gives youcomplete command of your Mac. With Dragon Dictate for Mac, you can produce reports, e-mail, articles, books,research notes, online content, and more - quickly, easily, and accurately. Youll get more done faster with lessstress and more success - at home, at work, or wherever life takes you. Read moreProduct DescriptionIntroducing Dragon Dictate for Mac 2.0The name has changed from MacSpeech Dictate...butthats just the beginning of whats new in Dragon Dictate2.0. From improved accuracy and faster performance, to
streamlined set-up and a revamped Mac user interface,plus new editing commands, Dragon Voice Shortcuts forSearch, and MouseGrid, Dragon Dictate 2.0 has beenredesigned to deliver Simply Smarter Speech Recognitionfor the Macintosh.Powered by the state-of-the-art Dragon v11speech-recognition engine from Nuance, Dragon Dictate2.0s recognition of your speech is much more accurateout of the box. Dictate 2.0 "learns" better than anyprevious version via training in the Recognition window,as well as through the Vocabulary Training feature.Dictate 2.0 responds faster to spoken commands,streamlines the editing process, and supports DragonVoice Shortcuts that give you more power and flexibilityin controlling your Mac by voice.P o w e r e d b y t h es t a t e - o f - t h e - a r tD r a g o nspeech-recognitionengine from Nuance.In addition to under-the-hood changes, the DragonDictate 2.0 application includes a number of interfacechanges to accelerate set-up, improve training,streamline customization of vocabulary and voicecommands, and simply make you more productive onyour Mac. Improvements in Dictate 2.0 as a Mac OS Xapplication help commands execute more rapidly, allowuser profiles to load faster, and enable interaction withother Mac applications to be smoother than ever.Above all, Dictate 2.0 enables you to focus on dictatingyour thoughts and ideas rather than dealing with themouse and keyboard. Thats simply a smarter way tointeract with your Mac. Its Simply Smarter SpeechRecognition.Dragon Dictate for Mac -- Simply Smarter Speech RecognitionWith Dragon Dictate for Mac, accomplish more than youever imagined possible. Input text just by speaking--up tothree times faster than typing--and interact with yourfavorite Mac applications using only your voice. WithDragon Dictate you can produce reports, email, articles,books, research notes, online content, and more--quickly,easily, and accurately. Youll get more done faster withless stress and more success--at home, at work, orwherever life takes you. Dragon Dictate provides amazingaccuracy and requires just minutes of training to getstarted--its Simply Smarter Speech Recognition.
USB microphone included.Key BenefitsTurn Talk into TextInstead of a keyboard, use your voice to produce text.Speak your thoughts; then watch your words appear onscreen in your favorite Mac applications--and up to threetimes faster than typing--with an astoundingrecognition-accuracy rate of up to 99% right out of thebox.Unlock Your CreativityDragon Dictate for Mac keeps up with your brain.Transform ideas into text at the speed of thought; startbeing creative and productive with only your voice--dontlet typing get in the way of your ideas or productivity.Work ComfortablyControl your Mac in a relaxed, hands-free manner withoutbeing tied to your keyboard. Instead of using your mouse,just speak commands to launch and control applications.Move the cursor or click anywhere on screen simply byvoice.Multi-Task Like Never BeforeTell your Mac what to do, like "Reply To This Message" or"Open Microsoft Word" or "Jump To Google" to work fasterand smarter. Create voice commands that automatecomplex workflows on your Mac.Work Your WayCreate a digital world, powered by your own voice.Customize Dragon Dictate for Mac with personalvocabulary and voice commands that reflect the kind ofwork you do.Built for MacDragon Dictate for Mac was built to give users theexperience they expect from their favorite Macintoshapplications--an intuitive, easy-to-use interface thatdramatically boosts productivity. Whats more, DragonDictate for Mac works with your favorite Apple
applications, including Mail, iChat, iCal, TextEdit, Pages,Safari, and many more.Details:Simply Smarter--Improved Accuracy & Faster RecognitionPowered By Dragon: Dragon Dictate for Mac 2.0recognizes speech faster and more accurately right outof the box. Dictate 2.0s remarkable accuracy is poweredby the latest version of the award-winning Dragonspeech recognition engine. This is the samestate-of-the-art technology used by DragonNaturallySpeaking 11 for the PC.Optimized For Mac: Improvements to Dictate 2.0 as aMac OS X application enable the software to load datafaster, respond faster with recognized text, executecommands faster and produce text more rapidly in yourfavorite Mac applications.Smarter Control--Powerful CommandsIn addition to the powerful voice commands that DragonDictate already offers for controlling popular Macapplications like Mail, iChat, TextEdit and Safari, the newDragon Dictate 2.0 adds more ways than ever to interactwith your Mac by voice:New Editing Commands: Most editing commands inDragon Dictate 2.0 now allow for the syntax supportedby Dragon NaturallySpeaking for PC. These commandsare easy to say, easy to remember, and designed tosimplify and speed up editing by voice. The new Dictate2.0 commands include:"Select (text)", "Select Next/Previous""Delete (text)", "Delete Next/Previous""Train (text)" or "Correct (text)""Insert Before/After (text)""Capitalize (text)" , "Capitalize Next/Previous""Lowercase (text)", "Lowercase Next/Previous""Uppercase (text)", "Uppercase Next/Previous"Commands carried over from MacSpeech Dictate 1.5 willcontinue to work, as well. For example, "Select TheWord(s)" or "Delete The Word(s)", et. al.Proofreading: The new Proofreading commands inDragon Dictate 2.0 take advantage of the powerfulText-to-Speech capabilities built into Mac OS X. Usethese commands to have dictated text read back to you:"Read/Proofread (text)""Read/Proofread The Selection""Read/Proofread Document"Surrounding Punctuation: These commands allow you toput punctuation around certain words or words, using asingle command. Some examples are:"Put Quotes Around (text)""Put Parentheses Around (text)""Put Brackets Around (text)"And more!
Dragon Voice Shortcuts for Search: Dragon VoiceShortcuts offer an easy way to search for information,files and content from anywhere on your Mac, using asingle voice command:Search the Web for information,products, news and more:"Search Google for Italian restaurants in Boston""Search Bing for "wedding dress photos""Search Yahoo for "tuxedo rentals"Search Mail for messages:"Search Mail for "RSVP"Search menu items in the active application:"Search Menus for "Page Setup"Search your Mac for documents and content:"Search Mac for history term paper""Search Spotlight for "business brochure layout"Smart From The Start--Productivity is Faster &EasierFlexible Microphones: Switching between microphones iseasier to manage with Dragon Dictate 2.0. A new "AudioSources" setting lets you specify which microphones touse with a given Profile. You can even designate multiplemicrophones for a single Profile -- for example, if you useboth a wired headset microphone and a wirelessmicrophone.Easy Upgrade: Moving from MacSpeech Dictate 1.5 toDragon Dictate 2.0 is a breeze:Dragon Dictate 2.0 detects existing user data fromDictate v1.5, including custom vocabulary, and setsup a new and improved Profile. Additional VoiceTraining is available to further optimize your voiceprofiles.Custom Voice Commands created with Dictate v1.xare compatible with Dragon Dictate 2.0.Training Tools: Microphone Setup and Voice Training areeasier to manage via an updated user interface forvarious set-up tools.Expanded User Manual & Help Guide: The DragonDictate 2.0 User Manual and built-in Help Guide offerin-depth information about both new and existingfeatures in Dictate 2.0.Point By Voice with MouseGridDragon Dictate 2.0 lets you control your Macs cursor andmouse actions by voice, giving you a new option forinteracting with your desktop, and giving you precisehandling of mouse pointer-based tasks.MouseGrid: Placement of the cursor can be accomplishedwith MouseGrid commands. Using numbered 3x3 gridsections onscreen, you can narrow down the placementof the mouse pointer, and then use a Mouse Clickcommand. Some of the MouseGrid commands are:"Open MouseGrid" or "MouseGrid""Small MouseGrid" (directly around mouse pointer)"1" through "9", to narrow down placement
"Close MouseGrid", or "Cancel"Mouse Click: To click the mouse, you simply speak acommand, with optional that designate one or morekeys such as Command, Option, Shift or Caps Lock.Choose from these new commands:"(modifiers) Mouse Click""(modifiers) Mouse Double Click""(modifiers) Mouse Triple Click""(modifiers) Press Mouse, or Hold Mouse""Release Mouse"Mouse Movement: New commands let you move themouse pointer, just by using your voice. You designatethe direction (left, right, up, down, or any combination),and optionally the distance (points, centimeters orinches). These new commands are available in DragonDictate 2.0:"Move Mouse (direction)""Stop, or Slower, or Faster""Move Mouse (direction) 1-100Points/Centimeters/Inches"Smart & Easy Upgrades -- from MacSpeech Dictate1.xRuns on Intel-based Macs: Dragon Dictate for Macrequires Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, which runs onalmost any Intel-based Macintosh.Easy to Upgrade: Dragon Dictate 2.0 makes it easy tomove up from using MacSpeech Dictate 1.5. Launchingthe new version detects your user data from theprevious version, including custom vocabulary.Additional Voice Training is available to further optimizeyour voice profiles. Whats more, you can use yourexisting wired or wireless USB microphone that camewith the older version of Dictate to input your speech.Read moreYou May Also LikePlantronics Carry Case for Voyager Pro/Pro+ Bluetooth Headset (Black)Plantronics Voyager PRO+ Bluetooth HeadsetDragon Dictate for Mac 2.0 Training VideoDragon NaturallySpeaking Premium 11 BluetoothFujitsu ScanSnap S1500M Instant PDF Sheet-Fed Scanner for the Macintosh