2 _________________________________________________________________________ Philips SpeechMike User Manual Philips SpeechMike User Manual COPYRIGHT © 1997 – 2005 Philips Speech Processing - Dictation Systems. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part is prohibited without the written consent of the copyright owner. Information in this manual is subject to change without notice.
Philips SpeechMike User Manual _________________________________________________________________________ 3 Introduction Thank you for buying a Philips SpeechMike product. The SpeechMike family of products has been designed to offer optimum user convenience and greater efficiency for your daily work. This manual covers the installation of the SpeechMike Classic, SpeechMike Classic PLUS , SpeechMike Pro and SpeechMike Pro...
4 _________________________________________________________________________ Philips SpeechMike User Manual Installation System requirements IBM-compatible PC with Pentium II, 233MHz processor (Pentium III, 500MHz recommended) At least 64 MB RAM (128 MB recommended) 75 MB hard disk space for SpeechMike drivers & software A self-powered USB port with 300mA of output power (see the Troubleshooting section for details) Windows 98 SE*, Windows Me*, Windows 2000 or Windows XP It is highly recommended that you have the latest Service Packs installed for your operating system.
Philips SpeechMike User Manual _________________________________________________________________________ 5 Handling the SpeechMike Classic and SpeechMike Classic PLUS Place the SpeechMike in the palm of your hand with the thumb on the 4-position switch and your index finger across the trigger underneath. Alternatively, you can use your SpeechMike on your desktop like a conventional trackball. SpeechMike Classic and SpeechMike Classic PLUS button functions...
6 _________________________________________________________________________ Philips SpeechMike User Manual Handling the SpeechMike Pro and SpeechMike Pro PLUS Place the SpeechMike Pro in the palm of your hand with your thumb resting on the trackball and your index finger across the trigger underneath. Alternatively, you can use your SpeechMike on your desktop like a conventional trackball. PLUS SpeechMike Pro button functions...
Philips SpeechMike User Manual _________________________________________________________________________ 7 Software The software package for the SpeechMike includes the control application SpeechMike Control, the recording application TestRecorder, and the Device Configuration Tool. SpeechMike Control Application With the SpeechMike control software, you can create individual button command schemes to control and navigate through standard Windows applications.
8 _________________________________________________________________________ Philips SpeechMike User Manual Exit: Click this button to close the application; the programmed buttons will no longer be activated. Assigned Application: If this field is empty (default) the current setting is applied to all Windows applications. If you intend to assign a specific scheme to a certain application, then click the Browse button and browse for the *.exe file of the desired application (e.g.
Philips SpeechMike User Manual _________________________________________________________________________ 9 Example scheme: Scroll.scm The SpeechMike control application is delivered with a set of commands that provide enhanced control features for Windows applications like Microsoft Office 97 or Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0 or higher. To open the Scroll.scm scheme, do the following: 1.
10 ________________________________________________________________________ Philips SpeechMike User Manual SpeechMike Device Configuration Tool With the Device Configuration Tool you can customize the behavior of all SpeechMike buttons by reassigning the functions they carry out. For example you can switch the left and right mouse buttons for a more comfortable left handed operation, or make the Instruction button start a recording instead of the Record button, if that feels a better fit for you.
Philips SpeechMike User Manual ________________________________________________________________________ 11 Troubleshooting For the latest information not included in the user manual, please refer to the Readme file. The file can be found on the Driver & Utility CD and in the SpeechMike Driver Utility program group of the Windows Start menu. If you are using your SpeechMike with Windows 98 SE, check that all components are installed properly as follows: 1.