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Recognizes some text.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Speech 9.4 Yes No Yes, macOS only No Yes
MBS( "SpeechRecognition.Recognize"; FilePath { ; Locale; Hint; requiresOnDeviceRecognition; contextualStrings } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
FilePath The file path to the audio file to analyze. "/Users/cs/Desktop/test.m4a"
Locale Optional
The locale to use.
Leave empty to use user's current locale.
Hint Optional
The hint on what kind of speech recognition being performed
Can be Search, Dictation, Confirmation or Unspecified.
Default is Unspecified.
requiresOnDeviceRecognition Optional
Whether you require on device recognition.
Pass 1 to require on device recognition or 0 for the case it doesn't matter.
contextualStrings Optional
Phrases which should be recognized even if they are not in the system vocabulary.
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Returns text or error.


Recognizes some text.
The plugin creates a new speech recognition request based on the given audio file. Then we let the system recognize the text and return it to you.
This may take a while and the plugin returns after a few seconds when work is done.

Requires MacOS 10.15 or iOS 10 or newer.

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Created 22nd August 2019, last changed 22nd August 2019

SpeechRecognition.IsInitialized   -   SpeechRecognition.RequestAuthorization

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