What is a user profile within the Olympus DSS Player Pro R5 software?

The user profile is the Olympus Dictation and/or Transcription Module user profile is an .XML [(loginname.xml) or (PCname.xml)] where all of the configuration settings of the user application are stored.  In some support cases, we will request this user profile to assist in troubleshooting an issue.  The user profile can be found:XP: C:Documents and SettingsAll…

What are the main features of the Olympus DS-7000 Digital Voice Recorder?

Device password protection and DSS Pro real-time 128- or 256-bit file encryption makes the DS-7000 ideal for workplace environments that deal with sensitive information. Packaged with next-generation Olympus Dictation Management System (ODMS) software and compatible with Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking voice recognition software, the DS-7000 is designed to become an essential part of any office’s dictation…

What are the Olympus Dictation Management System r6 (ODMS) System Requirements?

Below are the operating conditions of Olympus Dictation Management System system requirements ODMS R6. Items Conditions OS  Standalone System Microsoft® Windows®XP  Professional Edition / Home Edition SP3 (x86)  Professional Edition / Home Edition SP2 (x64) Microsoft® Windows Vista®  Ultimate / Enterprise / Business / Home Premium / Home Basic SP2 (x86/x64) Microsoft® Windows 7®  Ultimate /…

What are the Olympus Management Components?

System Configuration Program (SCP)

The SCP facilitates installation and updates of modules for end users (Dictation Module and Transcription Module), manages application settings for end users (author and Transcriptionist), and updates firmware management. The SCP can be used to import an MSI image from an R5 CD and create a MST file. The package can then simply and quickly deployed to users via Active Directory/Group Policy.


Device Customisation Program (DCP)

The DCP is a separate utility to quickly customise, import, and export device settings.

License Manager (LM)

This is an application to manage the licenses and accounts of DM’s and TM’s in a workgroup system utilising an MUL (Multi User License).

Verification Source: In-house testing

What are the PC requirements for the Olympus AS-5000 Transcription Kit?

Supported Operating Systems: Windows® 2000 Professional Service Pack 4Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2Windows XP Professional (32-bit/64-bit)Windows Vista(tm) Ultimate Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*Windows Vista Enterprise Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*Windows Vista Business Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*Windows Vista Home Premium Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit/64-bit)*Windows Server 2003 (32-bit/64-bit)Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit)* *Requires DSS Player Pro R5 version 5.0.9 or later Mac® OS…

What are the PC requirements for the Olympus DS-5000 Digital Voice Recorder?

Windows® 2000 Professional Service Pack 4
Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2
Windows XP Professional (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows Vista(tm) Ultimate Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*
Windows Vista Enterprise Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*
Windows Vista Business Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*
Windows Vista Home Premium Edition (32-bit/64-bit)*
Windows Vista Home Basic (32-bit/64-bit)*
Windows Server 2003 (32-bit/64-bit)
Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit)*

*Requires DSS Player Pro R5 version 5.0.9 or later

Mac® OS X 10.3.9 (“Panther”) and later (32-bit editions only)**

**Requires DSS Player for Macintosh 7.0.1 or later

Requires DSS Player for Macintosh 7.2.2 or later for compatibility with OS X 10.6 (“Snow Leopard”)

Windows : Windows 2000/XP: 500MHz processor or more
Windows Vista: 800MHz processor or more
Windows Server 2003: 550MHz processor or more
Mac : PowerPC G3; Intel Core/Duo


Windows 2000/XP: 128MB or more
Windows Vista: 512MB or more
Windows Server 2003: 256MB or more


Windows: 800 x 600 pixels or more, 65536 colors more
Mac: 1024 x 768 pixels or more, 32,000 colors more

Windows/Mac : CD, DVD drive

Windows: One or more free ports
Mac: One or more free ports

Windows-compatible sound device

Verification Source: Olympus DS5000 User Manual

On my Olympus LS-100 PCM recorder, I pressed the REC button to record, but when I try to play back the file, there is no recording. Why?

The first press of the REC button puts the recorder in the standby mode but does not record. You must press the REC button a second time to start the actual recording. When the recorder is in the standby mode or is paused, the light around the REC button blinks. In the standby mode, the microphones are active and the LCD…