perhaps my program has a gremlin. When I give the command “shut down speech recognition” I get a pop-up asking if I want to close Dragon. I have to click the yes button. Then it asks if I want to back up my dictation or whenever the second menu says. I have to click the yes button again.
Which version of VoicePower are you using? You can find the version number if you’re not sure by simply say “show VoicePower version”.
We changed this in VoicePower 11.2 to make it totally automatic by voice. The changes that we made make it fully automated on boot up and shut down. Let me know which version you have and I will explain. If you’re using VoicePower 11.2, you no longer have to say “shutdown speech recognition”.
OK, you no longer need to say “shut down speech recognition”. In fact, that’s the old shutdown routine. In VoicePower 11.2, simply do the following:
2. You will get the VoicePower startup utility with two options: (1) Shut down speech recognition, and (2) Shut down speech recognition and RESTART.
We also added the second option in the VoicePower startup utility so that you don’t have to go through the manual process of reloading Dragon NaturallySpeaking and VoicePower. The same applies in this case. That is, using this utility will automatically save your Dragon user files. Again, you simply have to wait for it. Everything is now completely automated by voice. You can even copy of VoicePower shortcut from the desktop to the Startup folder and VoicePower and Dragon will automatically start up for you. Will
Try it, you’ll like it as Mikey said in the old Life Cerial commercial of many years ago.
It works fine for me on all of my systems on Windows 7 32-bit & 64-bit, and Windows XP (even using DNS 10.1 Medical). We thoroughly tested it and have had no problems with it, nor has anybody reported any problems with it. Let me know ASAP if it doesn’t work for you.
much appreciated as always, Chucker.