Record for the first time
Follow these steps to create your first recording with the Digital Pocket Memo:
A memory card must be inserted into the memory card slot (17). (The Digital Pocket Memo
is packaged with a SecureDigital (SD) memory card).
Slide the On/Off switch (13) to the
Move the 4-position slide switch (12) to the
(10) glows in red (in overwrite mode) or green (in insert mode) while recording.
For short pauses, move the 4-position slide switch to the
recording, move the 4-position slide switch back into the
To stop recording, move the 4-position slide switch to the
E Tip: For best results, speak clearly and keep the microphone about four inches (ten
centimeters) away from your mouth.
Record a spoken instruction
Spoken instructions are recorded comments by the author that are directed to the person
transcribing the dictation. To insert a spoken instruction into your dictation:
The 4-position slide switch (12) must be in the
Press and hold the
Dictate the instruction. The instruction will be recorded into the dictation without
overwriting your dictation.
instruction is displayed as a solid line on the file position bar.
Continue dictating or move the 4-position slide switch to the
Quick reference guide
position to switch on the Digital Pocket Memo.
smart button (2b).
smart button when the spoken instruction is complete. The spoken
position and start dictating. The status LED
position. To continue
position to stop