Mac OS X - How to enable dictation

September 2016

Mac OS X - How to enable dictation

The Dictation feature of Mac OS X allows you to use your voice to enter text.
To enable this feature:
  • Click on the Apple Menu > System Preferences > Dictation & Speech.
  • Toggle Dictation to "On".

To use Dictation:
  • Click in a text field.
  • Click on Edit > Start Dictation.

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