To transcribe means to listen to an audio recording and to write accurately what is said. It is NOT translation, but writing exactly what is spoken. General, Medical and Legal transcriptions are needed almost daily.
What you need:
A Windows PC with at least the following configurations: Pentium IV, 256 MB SDRAM, 20 GB hard disk, 52X CDROM drive,
Sound card with amplifier,
56.6 kbps external modem, or broadband connection .
Foot pedals - .they are used to start , rewind and stop the voice
tape using the foot, so hands are free for typing. They can be connected to the CPU by either USB or Serial ports. They are available from $ 75 -80. Here are two sites for them. http://www.nch.com.au/hardware/pedals.html http://www.tricomponline.com/footpedal.htm
Licensed software – word processor, English dictionary, medical dictionary, drugs dictionary, medical spellchecker, equipment glossary, abbreviation dictionary, etc.
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