FTR Desktop App

A simple and free solution for transcribers and court reporters.

FTR Desktop App supports transcribers and court reporters working with recordings from participating courts that are stored on For The Record’s Cloud Platform.

For transcribing recordings obtained from a court in a TRM file format (or other formats), you can download FTR Player for free.

By downloading this app, you accept our Terms and Conditions of service and Privacy Policy

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Available on Windows and Mac

A screenshot of FTR Desktop App on a laptop screen


Control recording playback with keyboard shortcuts while transcribing in other applications

Use foot pedal to control recording playback

A screenshot of FTR Desktop App which displays the foot pedal settings

Cloud Platform Solutions.

Recording Vault simultaneously replicates digital court recordings into the cloud as soon as they are captured; guards them with industry-leading security measures; yet still makes them instantly and easily available to judges and court staff.

As the world’s first and only fully automated system for managing, ordering, delivering, and archiving transcripts, Transcript Express has recast and reformed outdated delivery of court recordings and transcripts.


Created specifically for the justice system, FTR Speech-to-Text syncs a rough draft of up to 94 percent accuracy with time-stamped audio/video. This combination enables faster retrieval and deeper understanding.

New FTR Player 7.6.51 Installer Now Available
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