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Dragon NaturallySpeaking tip: what to do when Dragon fails to understand your command repeatedly

Sometimes you may see that Dragon continues to display the response "please say that again" whenever you say something to it.

This is for Dragon NaturallySpeaking premium version 13 that I'm using at the moment. To solve this, either of the following two actions may work:

  1. check to see if the focus is on a window where dictation of command cannot be given. For example, in Google Chrome sometimes, the focus is not in the main window and rather on one of the extensions or add-on icons at the top right-hand corner. Sometimes it is visibly difficult to see where the focus is on so I usually say the command "Alt + D" to bring the focus back to the address bar
  2. possible bug in Dragon NaturallySpeaking premium 13. For that, I turn of Dragon NaturallySpeaking using a hotkey and then make it to listen again.
If you have experienced similar bugs and have any other workarounds please suggest in the comments below.

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