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Chapter 8. Using Speech and Handwriting ... > Using Handwriting Recognition

Using Handwriting Recognition

Using handwriting recognition, you can enter text on your PowerPoint slides and in other Office applications without using a keyboard. You'll have best success if you use a pen stylus and a tablet, although you can probably manage a few words here or there with your mouse. Either way, you can write out your content and let Office convert it to text onscreen. This is useful for people who need to limit their use of the keyboard and for those who just don't like to type.

Office's handwriting recognition engine doesn't require any training. You can start using it as soon as you install the feature. Handwriting recognition tools include several components:


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