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Support Voice Dictation and Capitalization

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Vitiator, Jul 25, 2012.

  1. Vitiator

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    I have a question about using the voice icon on the keyboard. On my old phone (Atrix 2), the resulting text using voice dictation would recognize capitalization. For example, when I start to dictate a text message, the first letter of the first word would be capitalized, and the keyboard remained present so I could press the period key, then continue dictation, in which case the first letter of the next sentence would be capitalized.

    Is there a way to do that on the SG3? Any app or third party tool? (And yes, I realize that capitalization doesn
     

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    I'm not sure if voice dictation differs between keyboard implementations, but when I dictate using the mic icon on the Swiftkey keyboard (it uses Google voice dictation), it capitalises after full stops/periods. You can also say "period" to dictate a period rather than using the keyboard to do it.
     
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    I was unsure about enabling both Google and Samsung keyboards. However, I did so and the options I was looking for did in fact show up. Works perfectly!
     

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