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Dns Lesson 1 (2)

  1. 1. Dragon Naturally Speaking <br />Lesson 1<br />Installation & Introduction To Training<br />1<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) <br />workingadvantage.ca<br />
  2. 2. Supporting an inclusive and modern workforce, Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (WAV E-Training) provides computer assistive technologies training and online courses across North America. <br />We help people with different abilities gain access to employment using computer software, hardware and assistive devices.<br />Catherine Llwyd, Owner, Consultant, Trainer<br />2<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  3. 3. Why Should I Learn Dragon Naturally Speaking?<br /><ul><li>We provide Accessibility for the disABLEd and Protect ALL people</li></ul>from computer-related injuries<br /><ul><li>Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 helps individuals and organizations </li></ul> meet their disability management needs<br /><ul><li>Whether individuals are permanently disabled or just in temporary </li></ul>rehabilitation, Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 can keep everyone working. <br />Plus, by using voice to control your computer and create<br />documents, users reduce their risk of developing computer-related <br />injuries<br />3<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  4. 4. MIC Jack or LINE IN <br />USB Port<br />Installing Your Microphone<br />4<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  5. 5. CD-ROM Drive<br />Insert CD1 into the CD-ROM Drive<br />If installation does not start immediately, double-click on setup.exe in Windows Explorer . You may be asked to insert CD 2. Type all of your information, including your serial number given with Dragon Naturally Speaking packaging. <br />Choose where you want to install Dragon Naturally Speaking. <br />Use the default directory: C://Program FilesNuanceNaturally Speaking.<br />5<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  6. 6. <ul><li>There are three set-up types to choose from</li></ul>Click on one of the following:<br /><ul><li>Typical – Installs all options and </li></ul>speech files<br /><ul><li>Complete – Requires the most </li></ul>disk space<br /><ul><li>Custom – Lets you choose which </li></ul>options and files to install. <br />Click on custom to install other <br />languages, dialects or enable <br />Quick Start, which launches at <br />system start-up.<br />How to choose Set-up Type<br />6<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  7. 7. <ul><li>Continue to follow set-up instructions
  8. 8. Register your copy of Dragon Naturally Speaking so that you can be notified of any updates
  9. 9. Click on Check the internet for program updates after set-up is completed
  10. 10. Start Dragon Naturally Speaking by clicking on the desktop icon. An activation box will then appear. Click Activate Now. Click Activate Automatically. Set-up is now complete!</li></ul>Set-up Continued…<br />7<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  11. 11. Creating A New User<br />Type your name in the name field<br />Click Next<br />8<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  12. 12. Select your dictation device. This is usually your headset or microphone with the MIC In jack or the USB port<br />Click Next<br />Headset Or Microphone<br />9<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  13. 13. Begin initial training by reading the text on the screen out loud for several minutes<br />When Finished<br />Click Next<br />New User Wizard<br />10<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  14. 14. Position the headset microphone about a half inch from your mouth and a little to the side<br />Position the Hand-held Microphone one-<br />three inches from <br />Your mouth<br />When finished<br />Click Next<br />Set-up Your Microphone<br />11<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  15. 15. Click Start Volume Check and read the text in the dialogue box aloud. When the program beeps, click Next.Click Start Quality Check. Read the text again until the word “PASSED” is displayed. Click Next <br />Volume And Sound Quality Check<br />12<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  16. 16. You will asked to read for several minutes, out loud . This enhances accuracy. Have a drink of water before you start and speak into the microphone with a normal voice. If you are struggling with a word press Skip. A yellow arrow tells you where to start. when you are ready to train click Go.<br />Welcome To General Training <br />13<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  17. 17. Choose A Text To Read aloud and click OK<br />Try to read exactly what is on the screen. If you make a mistake, repeat the words. The arrow will guide you. When you have read for about five minutes the New User Wizard displays a message of congratulations. Click OK and the programs starts to adapt your voice file. This will take several minutes. Take a break and have a drink of water.<br />14<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  18. 18. Now Dragon Naturally Speaking needs to adapt to your writing style. This tool scans all of your typed documents in your computer files to help with accuracy. <br />Click Start<br />This scan can take from five to thirty minutes<br />When the scan is finished, click Next. <br />Congratulations, you are ready for lesson 2!<br />Adapting To Your Writing Style<br />15<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />
  19. 19. Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training<br />WAV E-Training <br />www.workingadvantage.ca<br />2009<br />Copyright:<br />16<br />Working Advantage Virtual Enterprises Training (Wave E-Training) workingadvantage.ca<br />

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