Yes, the Olympus DSS Player Plus V7.3.0 software, packaged with the AS-5000 & AS-7000 will indeed playback audio files recording in .WMA format. As the recording modes differ between the various Olympus digital voice recorder models, Olympus has accommodated compatibility by offering multi-format support within their software. The Olympus DSS Player Plus V7.3.0 software is…Details
Question: Can the Philips Remote Device Manager force firmware updatesto Digital Pocket Memo III devices in ‘protected’ mode?
Yes, as long as the previously installed firmware is greater than 1.0.
Verification Source: Rick Maxwell, Philips Product Manager
Does the Philips software need to be running in the background in order to utilize the auto-download feature?
Yes, the Philips SpeechExec Pro Dictate/Transcribe software must be running in the background in order for the Philips DPM (Digital Pocket Memo) to automatically download the audio files onto the computer.
Verification Source: Rob Johnson, Philips Product Manager
After about 10 minutes, the DS-3300 shuts off. What’s wrong?When the recorder is ON but idle for 10 minutes, it will switch to [Power Save] mode automatically. Pressing any button on the recorder will activate the recorder.What is the function of the [CUSTOM] button?In an unmodified DS-3300, the [CUSTOM] button is used to insert a…Details
If you are performing a firmware update on an Olympus digital voice recorder and experience an unexpected power-loss or computer failure, the digital voice recorder will appear broken.
The firmware update can communicate with the device even when the device has a firmware problem. Run the firmware update again to fix the problem.
Verification Source: Digaulle Elhaje, Olympus Product Manager
Question: Can you charge the batteries on a DS-71 Digital Voice Recorder using an AC Adapter?
No, you can’t charge the batteries on a DS-71 but you can use an AC Adapter (Olympus Model A328).
Verification Source: In-testing
Unfortunatel NO! The Philips SpeechExec Pro software cannot be used over an RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol)
Verification Source: Philips Support Rep.
Does the Philips SpeechExec Pro Dictate & Transcribe v7.1 software integrate with Word Perfect like it does with Microsoft Word?
Unfortunately no, Philips SpeechExec Pro v7.1 does not support Corel’s Word Perfect. Your best bet is to program the Philips SEP software to export the files in .RFT format, then tell your computer to open all .RTF files in Word Perfect.
Verification Source: Rick Maxwell, Philips Manager of Technical Support
Test Date: 11.14.11
Yes, but only if you have a MAC compatible programmable foot pedal. If the foot pedal can be programmed to invoke keyboard shortcuts/combinations, below is the list of available MacSpeech Scribe shortcuts:Toggle Audio Play: Option – Command – ReturnMove To Next Phrase: Option – Command – Right ArrowMove to Previous Phrase: Option – Command –…Details
DS4000 FAQ’sHow much recording time is available in the DS-4000?The length of the potential recording time available in the DS-4000 is governed by the recording quality mode and the capacity of the xD-Picture Card media used. An SP (Standard Play) quality mode recording uses more memory than an LP (Long Play) quality mode recording because…Details