SpeechContinuousRecognitionMode Enum


Specifies the behavior of the speech recognizer during a continuous recognition session.

public enum class SpeechContinuousRecognitionMode
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, 65536)]
enum class SpeechContinuousRecognitionMode
[Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(typeof(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract), 65536)]
public enum SpeechContinuousRecognitionMode
var value = Windows.Media.SpeechRecognition.SpeechContinuousRecognitionMode.default
Public Enum SpeechContinuousRecognitionMode

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced in 10.0.10240.0)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v1.0)


Default 0

Speech recognizer continues listening for and processing speech input after a recognition result is generated.

PauseOnRecognition 1

Speech recognizer pauses and suspends further processing of speech input when a recognition result is generated.


To use web-service constraints, speech input and dictation support must be enabled in Settings by turning on the "Get to know me" option in the Settings -> Privacy -> Speech, inking, and typing page. See "Recognize speech input" in Speech recognition.

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