May 26th, 2013 by Smile Harney
DCT is a proprietary audio file format for digital dictation developed by NCH Software. It has dictation header information and can be encrypted (often required by medical confidentiality laws).
This kind of dictation audio format is playable in only few media player like Express Scribe Transcription. In order to play DCT on most media player or portable devices like Windows Media Player, iTunes, iPod, iPhone, Android, and etc, we had better convert DCT to more popular audio format like DCT to MP3, DCT to WAV, DCT to WMA, DCT to AC3 and etc.
The following article will introduce a professional DCT Converter as well as a step by step guide on how to convert DCT to MP3, WAV, AC3, M4A, and WMA on Mac or Windows.
Make Preparation: Free download DCT Converter, install and run it.
Click "Add File(s)" button to add your DCT dictation files, or simply drag and drop your DCT files to the main screenshot of this DCT Converter.
Click "Output Format" drop down list to select desired output audio format like MP3, WAV, WMA and etc
Click "Convert" button to start and finish converting DCT to MP3, WAV, WMA, M4A and etc