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Windows 7: Trouble Saving MS Word Documents with Dragon Naturally Speaking

19 Oct 2011   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
Trouble Saving MS Word Documents with Dragon Naturally Speaking

Someone in my office uses Dragon Naturally Speaking v11 and when he tries to save a document in MS Word it will not let him do so. I looked at it and noticed the it keeps trying to save the file in the Programs/Nuance/Naturally Speaking folder (which is wrong) and we do not know how to change it except manually each time. Is there a way to change the default location for saving files (not autosave)?

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Run Lenovos on Windows 7.0 Home Premium 64-Bit with 4 GB RAM, if that matters.

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19 Oct 2011   #2

Windows 8.1 ; Windows 7 x86 (Dec2008-Jan2013)

For Office 2010:

File - Options - Save tab. Check default file location.

For earlier versions of Office.

If changing it does not solve the problem, you should deal with Dragon Naturally Speaking settings.
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19 Oct 2011   #3

Windows 7 64 bit
Thank you!

Thank you, Neutron 16! I appreciate you taking the time. Have a nice evening!
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