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Nuance Products for OS X and macOS

OS X and macOS Compatibility

 

  OS X 10.9

Mavericks

OS X 10.10

Yosemite

OS X 10.11

El Capitan

macOS 10.12

Sierra

Dragon Professional Individual for Mac 6 No No Yes 6.0.1 or later
Dragon for Mac 5 Yes Yes 5.0.1 or later Untested
Dragon for Mac Medical 5 Yes Yes Yes Untested
Dragon Dictate 4 Yes 4.0.6 or later Untested No
Dragon Dictate Medical 4 Yes Yes Untested No

 

 

All Dragon products automatically notify customers when new updates are available. Nuance recommends keeping your software up to date.  

  • Dragon Professional Individual for Mac: Select "Preferences..." from the Dragon menu. Select the Updates pane and click the Check for Updates Now button.
  • Dragon for Mac: Select "Preferences..." from the Dragon menu. Select the Updates pane and click the Check for Updates Now button.
  • Dragon Dictate: Select "Check for updates…" from the Dictate menu. 

Dragon Professional Individual for Mac 6 Customers

  • Dragon Professional Individual for Mac 6 is compatible with OS X 10.11 and macOS 10.12
  • We recommend upgrading to 10.11.6 or later for the latest performance and security updates from Apple.

Dragon for Mac 5 Customers

  • Dragon for Mac 5 is compatible with OS X 10.9, 10.10 and 10.11. 
  • We recommend upgrading to OS X El Capitan (10.11) for the latest performance and security updates from Apple.

Dragon Dictate 4 Customers

  • Dragon Dictate 4 is compatible with OS X 10.8 and 10.9. Version 4.0.6 or later is required for OS X 10.10.

Dragon Dictate Medical 4 Customers

  • Dragon Dictate Medical 4 is compatible with OS X 10.9 and 10.10.

Dragon Dictate Medical 3 Customers

  • Dragon Dictate Medical 3.0.5 is compatible with OS X 10.7, 10.8, and 10.9. 

Dragon Dictate 3 Customers

  • Dragon Dictate 3.0.4 is compatible with OS X 10.7, 10.8, and 10.9.
  • If you see a “Dragon Dictate is not supported on OS X 10.9” message, click the Continue button. Select "Check for updates…" from the Dictate menu to update to Dictate 3.0.4.

Dragon Dictate 2 Customers

  • Dragon Dictate 2.5.2 is compatible with OS X 10.7.

 

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