Express Dictate Software Development Kit

Note: This Page is Intended for Programmers Only

This is the Software Development Kit (SDK) for programmers to integrate Express Dictate as part of other software or larger systems.

There are 2 components which can be used with Express Dictate:

  • The Unified NCH Software API. This lets other applications run Express Dictate, open files, add data, retrieve information and send files. Express Dictate v 5.12 or later is required. Refer to the Express Dictate help for documentation on the available commands.
  • ETOOLs. This lets other applications extract information packed in the dct files (for file management, delegation etc.). Etools can be downloaded from
  Back to top