[Athen] Dragon with Windows 7

Nettie Fischer nettiet at gmail.com
Fri Feb 18 13:19:55 PST 2011


I do have a wired USB mic and will check out that option.


On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 12:32 PM, Sean J Keegan <skeegan at stanford.edu>wrote:

> > yes, I am using a usb microphone.

> > its a logitech usb bluetooth


> Do you have the option of using a wired USB microphone to test if it could

> be the microphone?


> Something we encountered with moving from DNS 10 to DNS 11 - we had DNS 10

> with regular USB mics that used the computer's sound card and had good

> success with the speech recognition. When we moved to DNS 11, those same

> microphones did not perform as well and so I tried an Andrea USB microphone

> with integrated sound card (model NC-181VM USB). After making the switch to

> the Andrea USB mic, we have had no issues with the microphone and DNS seemed

> to function much more reliably.


> If you have the opportunity, you may try using a wired USB mic to see if

> that has an impact on DNS.


> You can always check the Dragon hardware compatibility chart to see how

> many "dragons" a mic scores (more "dragons" being better). The

> compatibility chart is available at:

> http://support.nuance.com/compatibility/




> Take care,

> Sean


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> Sean Keegan, M.S.

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> Office of Accessible Education - Stanford University

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