Article ID : 00066076 / Last Modified : 18/11/2016Print

What Digital Voice Recorder (DVR) software is compatible with the Windows 8 operating system?

    The following DVR software is compatible with the Windows 8 operating system:

    • Sonic Foundry Sound Forge software version 9.0d
    • Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking software version

      NOTE: If you are using Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking version 9 or 10 that was supplied with the ICDPX312D, ICDPX820D, ICDSX712D, and ICDSX750D model IC recorders, upgrade to version 12.

    • Sound Organizer version 1.3


      • If you are using an older version of the software, updates are available online through the Drivers & Software link on this page.
      • You can edit a file after copying it to the software using a Memory Stick® media.
      • For audio files with LPEC (MSV) format, convert it to WAV or MP3 before using the software.
      • The Digital Voice Editor software is not compatible with Windows 8 but Sound Organizer can be used instead for models ICDMX20, ICDSX750, ICDPX820, ICDPX820D, ICDSX850, and ICDSX950. Copy the files to the computer prior to using the software.
    • Sound Organizer version 1.4
    • IMPORTANT: Sound Organizer version 1.4 is compatible with Windows 8 version 8.0, but not Windows 8 version 8.1. Please check back for updated information in the next Sound Organizer release.
    • Sound Organizer version 1.5
    • Firmware update 1.01 for ICDUX200, ICDUX200F, ICDUX300, and ICDUX300F
    • Firmware update 1.02 for ICDUX512


    • Only the operating system originally bundled with the computer is supported. An upgraded or multi-boot environment is not guaranteed to work.
    • Operation is not guaranteed with all computers and are verified to work in Desktop mode only.