Express Dictate Recorder App

Bytescribe recommends Express Dictate as a voice recorder app for Android mobile devices.  Pocket Dictate is a third party app that works well with WebShuttle transcription platform.  Below are the features that allow it to be compatible with WebShuttle.

  • Allows user to assign a 4-digit ID (Initials field) that is used by WebShuttle.

For Express Dictate to work with WebShuttle, each user must have a WebShuttle user account with a 4-digit ID.  Bytescribe will provide the FTP server name, FTP user name and password and user 4-digit ID.

Express Dictate is created by NCH, a company that is not affiliated with Bytescribe.

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Below are the configurations settings necessary to allow Express Dictate to upload dictation files to your WebShuttle account.

Step 1.  Click the “Settings” icon as shown below.


Step 2.  Click the “Send” icon from the Settings screen as shown.


Step 3.  First, select the FTP option under the Send Method section.  Next select the WAV option under the Send Format section.  Next, enter your WebShuttle 4-digit ID.   Last, click the arrow icon under the Send Method section to configure you FTP settings.


Step 4.  Enter you FTP settings for your WebShuttle account.  Be sure to include “/uploads” for the Directory setting.  Click the Save button.


Step 5.  From the main list screen, click the arrow icon by the dictation you want to record.


Step 5.  Click the Record button as shown below.  When finished with the dictation, click the Send icon at the bottom of the screen.