Required Equipment

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Do I Need Special Equipment?

All you need is a personal computer or laptop with a keyboard and a reliable high-speed internet connection. Both PC and Mac are fine. The computer should not be a public computer (such as at a library or internet cafe) due to our customers' confidentiality needs.


Rev's software works best with the latest version of Google Chrome. Rev recommends Opera as a backup browser. Please note that Rev's software is not compatible with tablets or smartphones.


Some transcriptionists also prefer using a foot pedal and a good set of headphones. These aren't mandatory, but they can be very helpful in producing quality transcripts.



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