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Breakthrough Windows Vista™: Find Your Favorite Features and Discover the Possibilities by S. E. Slack, Joli Ballew

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Control Windows Vista with Your Voice

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We’ve already told you the basics about Windows Speech Recognition and how it works with Windows Media Center (see Chapter 12), but we wanted to add a few more points here because you can use it to control your computer—you can run programs besides Media Center, and you can even command Windows. You can also use it to dictate and edit text. For example, you can dictate into WordPad or fill out online forms in Windows Internet Explorer. You can use Windows Speech Recognition in so many ways that you owe it to yourself to try it.

We recommend you read Chapter 12 (although we can’t imagine why you haven’t ...

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