Re: still a newbee

Andre Fisher

As mentionned previously, you might not exactly be pressing the
shortcut for NVDA Find. When you don't get NVDA find, what exactly do
you hear?


On 12/4/16, Gene <gsasner@...> wrote:
For some reason browse mode may not be coming up but you are not in review
mode. If browse mode doesn't come up, you are in the equivalent of focus
mode, the mode used when working with some fields on web pages. There is no
such thing as being in review mode in NVDA. It is always active and can be
used with the appropriate commands at any time.

Although in browsers, screen review may not give you any useable information
because of the way browsers send information to the screen.

I don't know what is stopping browse mode from being active on these pages.
Try tabbing and see if it comes on. Try using the command NVDA key space
bar and see if it comes on.

----- Original Message -----

From: Don H
Sent: Sunday, December 04, 2016 8:16 AM
Subject: [nvda] still a newbee

Running NVDA RC1 on a Win 10 system. Using Firefox and going to a web
site like Best Buy.
I first use the search Edit box on the web page to search for Vizio TV.
On the results page I can then use the NVDA find function to get to the
results. I find the TV I want to look at and press enter. I am now on
the web page for that particular model. I am not on a edit box so if I
understand it correctly I am in review mode. I now try to use the NVDA
find function and can only get the windows fine function to come up
which of course isn't what I want. I try the NVDA find function several
times with same bad results.
I am obviously doing something wrong but being a newbee with NVDA I am
lost as to the solution. Please tell me what I am doing wrong.

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