TalkType - How to Add a Custom Short-cut Jack Douglas Modified on: Wed, 7 Jul, 2021 at 11:44 AM Teach TalkType short-cuts to enhance your productivityYou are able to teach TalkType shortcuts. A shortcut means when you say a phrase or keyword, TalkType with type an alternative pre-programmed, word or phrase. For Example:Dictate 'add signature' >> TalkType will type 'Profession John Smith MbChB'. How to add a Custom Short-cut> Open TalkType and click on 'Settings' > Click on 'Processing' > Click on 'edit shortcut list' > On the left had column enter the words you wish to speak, and on the right enter the words you'd like to TalkType to type. > Click 'OK'. Note: you will need to restart TalkType for the changes to take effect.