Best cheap/free voice recognition software

Best cheap/free voice recognition software My 9yo wants to write a book, but finds it hard to get the thoughts to paper or keyboard. His Nonna is an author, who has recommended he use VR software. Anyone able to help? Thanks! :)

geek_papariccardo, Jan 2, 12:35 pm

Have Vista? It's already included.

geek_nzmu, Jan 2, 12:53 pm

Umm, nope. Bugger! Maybe time to upgrade, I'm on XP Home on the sons PC. Thanks for the answer.

geek_papariccardo, Jan 2, 1:01 pm

Did you google? [ http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/setup/expert/moskowitz_02september23.mspx ]

geek_0800xford, Jan 2, 1:05 pm

Not as well as you did, Oxford! Thanks so much, I'm reading that link now. Woot!

geek_papariccardo, Jan 2, 1:09 pm

that's just the microsoft stuff, there are third party apps too.

geek_0800xford, Jan 2, 1:10 pm

Im all ears (& thumbs) - all links you wish to up, I'll check. Happy new year, Oxford

geek_papariccardo, Jan 2, 6:00 pm