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Express Scribe is professional audio player software designed to assist the transcription of audio recordings. The program is installed on the typist’s computer and can be controlled using a transcription foot pedal or keyboard (with ‘hot’ keys) (Cross-platform).

Tool Type

Speech Transcription

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Express Scribe is freeware.


  • Variable speed playback (constant pitch).
  • Supports professional foot pedals which connect to the USB port to control playback.
  • Uses ‘hot’ keys to control playback when using other software (eg. Word).
  • Ability to dock both analog and digital portable recorders to load recordings.
  • Works with Microsoft Word and all major word-processor applications.
  • Integrates directly with Express Delegate Dictation Workflow
  • Automatically receives and loads files by internet (FTP), email or over a local computer network.
  • Automatically sends typing to those who dictated the work.
  • Works with speech recognition software such as Dragon Naturally Speaking to automatically convert speech to text.
  • Loads CD audio directly – start to work as it loads in the background.
  • Can switch to ‘mini’ mode to reduce screen space.
  • Integrate with dictation management systems using the Express Scribe SDK
  • Works with FastFox typing utility to turn difficult medical/legal phrases and common terms into mere shortcuts from your keyboard.


Interface Languages
English (416)


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