Introduction to Dragon Home

(1 day or 2 x ½ days)

Background

Voice recognition software has developed significantly during the last few years such that it is now a very viable proposition for people with problems with mobility or dyslexia.

Who should attend?

  • Users
  • Special Needs teachers
  • Special Needs Coordinators

Course Outline

Introduction
  • Installing and training voice
  • How to use Dragon effectively
Basic Tools
  • Opening and moving between applications
  • General Dictation and correcting errors
  • Moving around documents
  • Formatting text
  • Building and editing vocabulary
  • Cutting and pasting
Advanced Tools
  • Creating and editing commands
  • Dragging objects
Application Specific Commands
  • Using Dragon to navigate the internet
  • Sending and receiving emails