Best Tools To Convert Speech To Text – Voice To Text Tools

Best tools to convert speech to text. These are the best speech to text translator applications – voice to text conversion tools which allows you to type automatically while you say the respective word.

1. Google Docs Voice to Text


You can type and edit by speaking in Google Docs or in Google Slides speaker notes. This feature is only available in Chrome browsers. Simply turn on your microphone and start voice typing in a document. Open a document in Google Docs with a Chrome browser. Now click Tools and then Voice typing. A microphone box appears. When you’re ready to speak, click the microphone. Make a note to speak clearly, at a normal volume and pace (see below for more information on using punctuation). When you’re done, click the microphone again.

You can use voice typing or voice commands. After you start voice typing, you can use commands to edit and format your document. For example, “Select paragraph,” “italics,” or “Go to the end of the line.” Please note that the voice commands are available only in English. The account language and document language must both be English. Also, the voice commands are not available in Slides speaker notes.

2. Windows Dictation


Use dictation to convert spoken words into text anywhere on your PC with Windows 10. To start dictating, select a text field and press the Windows logo key + H to open the dictation toolbar. Then say whatever’s on your mind. If you’re using a tablet or a touchscreen, tap the microphone button on the touch keyboard to start dictating. Tap it again to stop dictation. You can also stop dictating at any time by saying “stop dictation.” Dictation is available in US English only. To use it, your PC needs to be connected to the internet.

3. Speechnotes


Speechnotes is a powerful speech to text online notepad like application. It is a professional and free speech recognition text editor for dictation and typing. Speechnotes is a powerful speech-enabled online notepad, designed to empower your ideas by implementing a clean & efficient design, so you can focus on your thoughts. The application works entirely online in your Chrome browser. No download, no install and even no registration needed, so you can start working right away. Speechnotes is especially designed to provide you a distraction-free environment.

Every note, starts with a new clear white paper, so to stimulate your mind with a clean fresh start. All other elements but the text itself are out of sight by fading out, so you can concentrate on the most important part – your own creativity.

In addition to that, speaking instead of typing, enables you to think and speak it out fluently, uninterrupted, which again encourages creative, clear thinking. Fonts and colors all over the app were designed to be sharp and have excellent legibility characteristics.

4. Dictation


Dictation transcribes your speech to text in real time. One can add paragraphs, punctuation marks, and even smileys using voice commands. Dictation can recognize and transcribe popular languages including English, Español, Français, Italiano, Português, हिन्दी, தமிழ், اُردُو, বাংলা, ગુજરાતી, ಕನ್ನಡ, and more.

One can add new paragraphs, punctuation marks, smileys and other special characters using simple voice commands. For instance, say “New line” to move the cursor to the next list or say “Smiling Face” to insert ? smiley. See list of supported voice commands.

Dictation uses Google Speech Recognition to transcribe your spoken words into text. It stores the converted text in your browser locally and no data is uploaded anywhere.

5. Voice Notebook


Voice notebook is a voice recognition application for converting speech to text – speech to text for Websites, Windows, Mac and Linux OS . It can also convert an audio file to text. The current version works only for the Chrome browser in Windows, Mac and Linux OS (for Android and iOS users there are special Android, iOS applications).

Application can recognize speech embedded in HTML5 video and audio or in YouTube clips. Specify the URL of the HTML5 audio and video clip, or pick a file from your computer. For YouTube clips, specify the YouTube record ID. Then you can start transcription by pressing the Start recording button.

Installing the voice notebook Chrome extension allows you to use voice input for any text entry field on any web site. Installing Windows, Mac or Linux integration module allows you to use voice to input text in any application of these OS.

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