Thanks very much, everyone. I was looking for something which wasn't there -! - but I'll try the system built into Windows 7.
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Voice recognitionOpera for Windows
I've installed Opera for computers - Windows - to use voice recognition, but cannot begin to access it. The instructions say to go Tools- Preferences - etc., but there is no such path, and no reference anywhere under the red Opera button to voice recognition or speech.