COVID-19 Updates

BSU is open. An initial plan to return to campus in the fall 2020 semester is now available.

Adaptive Technology for Writing

 

Speech Recognition Technology

This technology allows users to dictate text and to sometimes navigate via speech.

Dragon Naturally Speaking

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  • Operating Systems Compatibility: Android, iOS, Macintosh OS, and Windows.
  • Availability: DragonNaturally is available on the PCs in the Adaptive LAB 078..
  • Training: User guides, cheat-sheets, and instructional videos are available through Nuance Technology’s Product Support webpage. One-on-one training is also available by appointment with the Technology Specialist.
  • To create a new voice profileplease see YouTube tutorial, Creating Your Profile.
  • To transfer your voice profileplease see YouTube tutorial, Transferring Profiles.

Google Voice Typing

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Speech Recognition 

  • Cost: Free to current DSS students with digital text approved accommodation. Also available on the PCs in the adaptive LAB Lib 078.
  • Operating Systems: Macintosh OS and Windows.
  • Training: Helpful training and support videos can be found on the Ai Squared YouTube channel. Additional support is available via the Ai Squared Help Center and Knowledge Base. One-on-one training is also available by appointment with the Technology Specialist.