What’s New in Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10.1?

Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10.1, the newest version of the world’s best-selling speech recognition software, introduces the ability to install and run Dragon on Microsoft Vista 64-bit systems.

Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10.1 introduces the following functionality:

  • Installs and runs on Microsoft Vista 64-bit systems
  • Extends Dragon’s Web capabilities to Internet Explorer 8 and Firefox 3
  • Enhanced documentation, including a “Commands Quick Reference” sheet and updated Installation Guide and User’s Guide, as well as updated Help files and Tutorials

Are you a current Dragon 10 user? Download Dragon 10.1 with 64-bit support.

Installs and Runs on Microsoft Vista 64-bit systems
Runs on many operating systems, including Vista 64-bit
In addition to running on 32-bit operating systems, Dragon is now available within a Vista 64-bit environment. Customers using many of the latest laptops and desktop PCs that ship with the Vista 64-bit operating system can install and run Dragon in the same manner as other operating systems.

Extends Dragon’s Web Capabilities to Internet Explorer 8
Dictation and voice commands make it faster and easier to use the Web
In addition to Internet Explorer 6 and 7, customers can now use full Dragon functionality in Internet Explorer 8. This includes the ability to dictate text and use a range of natural language voice commands to conveniently navigate Web pages. In Internet Explorer 8, customers can also leverage Dragon Voice Shortcuts, within Dragon Preferred and higher editions, for quick and easy Web search using commands such as “Search the Web for financial management resources” or “Search maps for Italian restaurants in Boston.”

Extends Dragon’s Web Capabilities to Mozilla Firefox 3.0.7
Dictation and voice commands make it faster and easier to use the Web
Dragon 10.1 is fully compatible with Firefox 3. This includes the ability to dictate text and use a range of natural language voice commands to conveniently navigate Web pages. Firefox 3 customers can also leverage Dragon Voice Shortcuts, within Dragon Preferred and higher editions, for quick and easy Web search with commands such as “Search the Web for financial management resources” or “Search maps for Italian restaurants in Boston.”

Enhanced Documentation
Improved documentation, Help files and Tutorials help to make Dragon easier to set up and use
A newly developed “Commands Quick Reference” sheet highlighting the most useful and most popular voice commands is now posted on the Nuance Web site and is included on the version 10.1 DVD. The online Help, which includes reference material, trouble-shooting information and step-by-step procedures, has been updated to support new features and clarify key topics. In addition, the tutorial delivers enhanced navigation capabilities, as well as more details and tips about product features.

Upgrade from Version 8, 9 and 10
Dragon version 10.1 will install over version 8, version 9 and version 10
Existing Dragon customers can upgrade to Dragon 10.1 from version 8, version 9 and version 10.0. User profiles created in previous versions of Dragon can be opened in Dragon 10.1, with all customizations preserved.

Service Pack 1 Updates
Version 10.1 includes new features and enhancements introduced within Service Pack 1
All enhancements included with Dragon 10 Service Pack 1, launched in February 2009, are included in Dragon 10.1. Specific functionality includes the ability to disable some of the new Quick Voice Formatting commands (cut/delete and copy), improved ability to anchor the Results box, improved correction handling, refinements to the Accuracy Tuning and Data Collection features, and improved number formatting. Service Pack 1 also addressed concerns that have been raised regarding installation, correction and data distribution. In addition, the ability to use Dragon commands effectively within Lotus Notes 8 has been improved.