This book is for download only. After purchase a PDF copy will be sent to the E-mail address you enter during the checkout process.
Scripting for Dragon NaturallySpeaking By Larry V. Allen
Unlock the potential of Dragon NaturallySpeaking Professional, Medical and Legal Ver. 6 - 12 by building custom voice commands! Note: This product does not work with consumer grade versions of NaturallySpeaking such as Essentials/Home or Preferred/Premium.
An instruction guide to building scripts for voice automation using Dragon NaturallySpeaking Professional, Dragon Medical & NaturallySpeaking Legal 6-12.
What's New in this Version? (for those with a previous version of this book)
Additional content describing techniques for saving values in one command to use in another command
Information on WaitForWindow
MORE supplemental content including:
About Scripting for Dragon NaturallySpeaking® 11
This book is for persons learning and using the scripting functions provided with the Nuance Solution Series NaturallySpeaking Professional 12 products. It progresses from material suitable for a novice with little scripting knowledge to more advanced topics suited for programmers and persons with experience with Word, WordPerfect, or similar scripting languages. It ties together material on Advanced Scripting so that you don't need to spend as much time searching the on-line help.
The primary style is one of tackling a problem and generating a command script step-by-step. Parts of the book contain notes pertaining to details of the scripting language as it pertains to NaturallySpeaking.
Ideal for users developing their own commands, corporate support personnel responsible for command development, and persons providing services to NaturallySpeaking users. While most of the detailed information is in the on-line help for Dragon NaturallySpeaking, this book ties together the concepts and details needed to produce workable voice commands.
Question: I have "Scripting for Dragon NaturallySpeaking® 9." Should I buy this book?
Question: I have "Scripting for Dragon NaturallySpeaking® 7 (or 8)." Should I buy this book?
Question: I don't know what a script is and I've never programmed before. Will I be able to understand this material?
Answer: Yes, so long as you understand how to construct detailed instructions to complete a task. This book was written for and has been used by many doctors, lawyers, and other professionals.
Question: I have two good hands. It seems that voice commands are only needed for people who cannot use a keyboard. Why should I consider learning to write such commands?
Answer: Voice commands can save time -- lots of time -- if you need to do repetitive tasks using your computer. That can be repetitive text, repetitive documents, repetitive look-ups, repetitive spreadsheets, repetitive e-mail, ... Automation is the key.
Question: I am a full-time programmer and wish to voice-automate my program. Will this book assist me?