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Dragon, the best
homework helper

Typing and spelling won't slow you down. Complete homework assignments, reports and more simply by talking. Buy Dragon Student/Teacher for Mac or PC starting $99.99

Important notice before purchasing. Proof of academic status required to install product. You will be required to validate your educational status. Visit www.nuance.com/educationvalidation for more information.

Dragon Dictate for Mac

Reach new academic heights

Imagine how easy homework would be if you could use your voice to complete assignments, write essays, and more. With Dragon speech recognition software students can record their thoughts instantly, without losing focus. Dragon is a powerful tool students and parents rely on year round to complete assignments – faster, better, simply smarter.

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Dragon for PC Home Edition


Dragon 13 Premium Student/Teacher Bundle

Create papers. Research. Send an email. It's easy to speed through homework quickly, simply by speaking.

  • Talk naturally at normal speeds and your words appear on screen almost instantly, enabling you to dictate papers, reports and more - up to three time faster than you can type.
  • Go hands-free and headset free with more microphone options, including those built into many laptops.
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Dragon Dictate for Mac


Dragon for Mac Student/Teacher

Control your Mac – all by voice. Complete homework assignments, research and get all your school work done with your words.

  • Create and edit papers, email friends and teachers, search the Web, update your social status, and more – using your voice.
  • Accurately transcribe an audio file of any single speaker’s voice from podcasts or pre-recorded audio files.
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System requirements

Find out if Dragon speech recognition works on your computer.
  • RAM: We recommend 2 GB for 32-bit Windows® 7, 8 and 8.1, 4 GB for 64-bit Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 and Windows Server® 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012.
  • CPU: We recommend minimum 2.2 GHz Intel® dual core or equivalent AMD processor. NOTE: Faster processors yield faster performance.
  • Processor Cache: We recommend minimum 2 MB L2 cache. (Minimum: 512 KB L2 cache)
  • Free hard disk space: 4GB. 
If installing from a download: three times as much space is initially needed (after the download is unpacked and installation completes, temporary files can be removed from the system)
  • Supported Operating Systems:
    • Windows 8 and 8.1, 32-bit and 64-bit
    • Windows 7, 32-bit and 64-bit
    • Windows Server 2008 R2, 64-bit
    • Windows Server 2012 Standard Edition, 64-bit
  • Internet Explorer® 9 or higher or the current version of Chrome™ or Firefox® to view the software’s Online Help (free download at www.microsoft.com)
  • The install process checks that your system meets the minimum requirements; if they are not met, Dragon NaturallySpeaking will not be installed.
  • A sound card supporting 16-bit recording
  • A DVD-ROM drive for installation
  • A Nuance-approved microphone. See support.nuance.com/compatibility for more information
  • An Internet connection for automatic product activation (a quick anonymous process)
  • Note: Supports Microsoft® Office 2010 and 2013. Does not support dictation directly into Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems. For EMR support, please use Dragon Medical Edition.
  • Notice before purchasing. Proof of academic status required to install product. You will be required to validate your educational status. Visit here for more information.


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