Activate Office Dictation even for Excel texts

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I use Excel preferably more than Word for note: easier to put screen shots where I want (infinite 'page' size), use multiple sheets to structure my notes.

I use a lot & Love Word 365 Dictation, why can't / how can I use Office 365 Dictation even for text in Excel?

Note that the Dictate feature of Win10 is much worse, has no grammar correction, gets a lot of misspelled words, not as good.

 

Please make it available in Excel too.

 

1 Reply

Hi @DavideAvq,

 

This is a great idea to add to Microsoft Excel User Voice, however you can use the speech recognition feature available in windows to enter/delete the data, activate the speech recognition speak the numbers/text you wish to enter and once done click on insert.

 

This link might be helpful for you 

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/windows-speech-recognition-commands-9d25ef36-994d-f367-a...

 

Regards, Faraz Shaikh | MCT, MIE, MOS Master, Excel Expert

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