Software and apps
Speech dictation software
Speech dictation software is a good alternative when users may find typing problematic.
There is a wide range of speech recognition and dictation software avalable, from free to pricy, downloadable, DVD and in online formats.
This software is useful for people who find typing or using a mouse difficult. They can also be useful for those who may find writing difficult through e.g. dyslexia or learning disabilities.
- Online dictation – an online service in a website
- Dragon Naturally Speaking – lets you control your computer just through speech
Text input software
Text input software allows a user to input text without using a keyboard.