Would you like to type at speeds over 100 words per minute and control the computer by voice? Speech recognition software makes it possible! Learning to use speech recognition isn't difficult--if you have a good guide. Now, that guide is here. This book walks you through the new methods you will use, step by step, with illustrations and practice exercises. This book teaches the essentials of both Dragon NaturallySpeaking (for PC) and Windows Speech Recognition software, and provides troubleshooting advice and true stories from speech recognition students. Whether you are in a college class, or a "class of one", learn from a text written by an experienced speech recognition expert and college professor.