4. Drag in the Speak Text action from the Text library and choose the voice you'd like to use (Alex is the default).
5. At the top of the workflow enter the command you'll speak to trigger the workflow. I like "Spit that out." Then click on the Command Enabled checkbox. Save and name your workflow and quit Automator.
To use the workflow, just press the key command that initiates dictation (pressing the Fn key twice is the default). The Dictation Response HUD will appear. Speak your command and, after a second or two, you'll see that command written out above the HUD and the workflow will be triggered. Your USB thumb drive will unmount and to confirm it, Alex will tell you of his relief.
And that's it, a simple job performed with a simple spoken command. If you'd like more information about this and other Automator workflows, visit macosxautomation.com.
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