How to use Speech Recognition in Windows

Windows 8.1 & Windows RT 8.1


Watch this video about how to use Speech Recognition to get around your PC. (To view captions, tap or click the Closed captioning button Asset not found.)
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Watch this video about how to use dictation with Speech Recognition. (To view captions, tap or click the Closed captioning button Asset not found.)

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Windows Speech Recognition makes using a keyboard and mouse optional. You can control your PC with your voice and dictate text instead.

 
Set up Speech Recognition
Using Speech Recognition
Controlling your PC with Speech Recognition
Dictation
Keyboard keys
Punctuation marks and special characters
Windows commands
Working with windows and apps
Tap or click anywhere on the screen


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Article ID: 14213 - Last Review: May 11, 2016 - Revision: 23

  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7
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