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#233947 - 12/09/08 06:53 PM Re: Random knowledge: Typing a degree symbol [Re: terzaghi]
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9
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#233997 - 12/09/08 10:40 PM Re: Random knowledge: Typing a degree symbol [Re: Ya_basta]
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What voice program do you use?
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#234036 - 12/09/08 11:32 PM Re: Random knowledge: Typing a degree symbol [Re: pmbuko]
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Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9

weren't you listening?

i recently got ver 10 installed at home but finally i can start typing with two hands again

the program is pretty decent but it takes time and training and an oddly staggered speaking pattern to really get it right

i started calling it Dragon Unnaturally Speaking at work
damn colleagues would come by the office and rap their knuckles on the wall or let their cell phones ring and the program would type a bunch of sentences into my document.
Best one, colleague's cell phone went off, played the hockey night in Canada anthem (now TSN Hockey anthem) and DNS types into my Word file:
"she goes to get pregnant early and fast"

i kid you not

ironically this fellow is young,recently married and been bugged about knocking up his wife on their honeymoon night (running office joke; he hasn't but ...)


Edited by chesseroo (12/09/08 11:34 PM)
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#234085 - 12/10/08 03:05 AM Re: Random knowledge: Typing a degree symbol [Re: chesseroo]
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You just just need to stop being lazy and learn to type :-).

Go to typeracer.com and spruce up your typing skills.
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#234101 - 12/10/08 09:34 AM Re: Random knowledge: Typing a degree symbol [Re: danmagicman7]
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 Originally Posted By: danmagicman7
You just just need to stop being lazy and learn to type :-).



Hey now, be sensitive, he obviously has a disability that he doesn't want to disclose. So, Cheese, what's wrong with you?? \:D \:D \:D
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