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SmartCAT Overview

If you’re looking for a powerful, flexible, Windows®-based transcription tool to produce high-quality, professional transcripts in less time, then SmartCAT is the system for you! SmartCAT combines speed, simplicity, and a comprehensive suite of features to help court reporters and transcriptionists meet the exact needs of their customers... from precisely formatted, indexed legal documents to searchable, audio-synched Realtime transcripts. And of course, SmartCAT retains the features and simplicity our TurboCAT users have come to know and love.

SmartCAT Editions:

SmartCAT Professional

SmartCAT Professional is Cheetah's full-featured, comprehensive professional transcription software system. SmartCAT Professional is designed for use by official and deposition reporters who are responsible for all aspects of Computer-Aided Transcription including reading steno notes, translating the steno to English (both offline and in Realtime), polishing the translated file to a final transcript, and printing the final version. In addition, SmartCAT Professional includes all the state-of-the-art dictionary maintenance and litigation support features necessary for every aspect of your transcription career.

SmartCAT Edit

SmartCAT Edit is Cheetah's professional transcription software system designed especially for scopists. SmartCAT Edit includes all the features of SmartCAT Professional necessary to edit translated notes files and print an official transcript, as well as import and export transcript files to and from various transcription and word processing programs.

Cheetah's SmartCAT Edit isn't tied to a specific reporter's system, and can be bought independently. The price is reasonable, and the productivity is exactly what you would expect from a Cheetah International product.

SmartCAT Student Rental

SmartCAT Student Rental is a full-featured, comprehensive professional transcription software system. SmartCAT Student Rental is designed for use by court reporting students who are nearing the completion of their course of study or who don't have access to transcription software in their school. Rented affordably in six-month leases, SmartCAT Student Rental includes all the features of Cheetah's comprehensive stand-alone transcription software SmartCAT Professional. SmartCAT Student Rental requires proof of student status, and the accumulated cost of your rental is deducted from your purchase of SmartCAT Professional upon graduation.

SmartCAT School

SmartCAT School is Cheetah's full-featured, comprehensive transcription software system for reporting schools. SmartCAT School is designed for use by schools to help teach the use of professional transcription software in preparation for a career in court reporting. SmartCAT School includes all the features of Cheetah's comprehensive stand-alone transcription software SmartCAT Professional and prints an identifying "school version" notation in the header and footer of each transcript page.

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