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Q&A 19 May 2020

This month I am showing you how to create an Advanced Scripting Command that allows…

Q&A 31 March 2020

In this Q&A we discuss the option for working in PDFs with speech recognition, command…

Q&A 24 February 2020

This Q&A is all about making backups. There are various ways to backup your user…

Checking your microphone

What to do when Dragon doesn't 'see' your microphone or recognition is very poor? This…

Q&A 16 December 2019

How to make Dragon understand the difference between "Erik" and "Eric". What if Dragon doesn't…

Replay Q&A 19 November 2019

How to export a Dragon user profile with all custom words and commands to a…

Sample lesson: Punctuation marks (Dictation 101)

Remove a word from the vocabulary with a single command

This is a quick tip on how to remove a word from dragon's vocabulary with…

Moving the mouse and clicking by voice

Before we get to actually moving the mouse pointer by voice, I'd like to tell…

Q&A 14 October 2019

About how to click hyperlinks in Outlook messages and how to switch between sheets/tabs in…

Replay Live Q&A 23 September 2019

In this Q&A I am showing how you can use Word's functionality handsfree with Dragon…

Challenge bonus Q&A August 2019

This is the recording of the bonus Q&A for the August challenge participants who were…

Challenge Q&A August 2019

Q&A video where I answer some questions from challenge participants. NOTE: Where I make the…

Custom commands for Google Chrome not working?

July 2019: the specific information about this issue is current at this point in time.…

Replay Live Q&A 18 June 2019

In this Q&A we cover various ways in which Dragon can be confused whether something…

Quickly add comments to Word document by voice

Here is a quick and practical trick for adding comments to a Word document by…

Academy site video tour

Whether you’ve been a student her for a while or you’re completely new: welcome to…

Q&A 27 May 2019

Showing a faster alternative to Dragon's built in Dictation Box. Also demonstration of how to…

An alternative dictation box for Dragon

In this QuickFix lesson you can download and learn how to use a dictation box…

Q&A April 2019

This Q&A is all about swtichting between windows by voice and we cover creating an…

Speech commands 101

Control your computer by voice. Use speech commands to access programmes, menu's, buttons and more

Writing a blog post with Dragon

This is just me, dictating a blog post in Microsoft Word. I am adding this…

Creating a shortcut to the forum

Use this trick to create a shortcut on your desktop to the Learn Dragon Online…

Dictating in Firefox (supported via extension)

This was posted as a regular blog on the main site. However, it clearly explains…

Q&A 18 February 2019

How to create two very practical custom commands for Dragon. And a quick guide to…

Q&A 18 February 2019

How to scroll through your documents and web pages by voice.

Q&A 22 January 2019

About deleting text by voice. Practical tips and explanation of the underlying principles.

Getting started with dictation (and some commands)

Assuming you have already created and set up your user profile, it is time to…

Multi-level bulleted lists in Microsoft Word

Adding a multi-level bulleted list in Word via a Word macro and a voice command

What to do with ‘Learn from documents’ message at startup

Ever got the message "Let Dragon learn from documents and messages" when starting up Dragon?…

Dictation 101

This course covers the basics of dictation with Dragon. How to dictate, the difference between…

Backing up your User Profile

What is a User Profile anyway? A user profile is a collection of files containing…

Handsfree browsing in Chrome with Click by Voice

Dragon's built-in Google Chrome interface isn't always performing well. It also lacks important voice commands…

Q&A Replay 12 December 2018

Lots of tweaking in Dragon's vocabulary and a preview of the new Academy design/layout.

Dictating measurement units: mmol/l

Making Dragon write measurement units correctly.

Replay Q&A 20 November 2018

Using your voice to open applications, click menus and buttons and move the mouse around.…

Numbers, currency and time

How to dictate numbers in Dragon.

Creating and setting up your user profile

This free mini video course covers the creation of your Dragon user profile and setting…

Replay Q&A 29 October 2018

Creating a custom command for Word, Clicking links by voice in GoogleChrome and more!

Replay Q&A 2 October 2018

Bulk adding words to the vocabulary, accessing recent documents by voice (and despite testing stuff…

Replay Q&A 24 July 2018

All about Dragon’s confusion with goats. How to make Dragon write a word if it…

Replay Q&A 10 July 2018

Download and import some practical commands (shortened versions of ‘mouse click’ commands, keystroke commands and…

Replay Q&A 8 June 2018

All about sending emails by voice from Gmail (in Google Chrome) and Outlook. I also…

Replay Q&A 23 May 2018

This Q&A is about creating a recording on your iPhone (or a dictation app on…

10 Powerful Dragon Commands mini course

Download the cheat sheet and learn to use these commands for optimum effect.

A dictated message from Sweden

Here a video of my dictating a message to you from our tent while camping…