- New windows not always detected
Re: New windows not always detected
Michael Capelle <mcapelle@...>
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yes, this happens all the time on my 7 and 10 machine.
Sent: Saturday, February 25, 2017 1:51 AM
Subject: [nvda] New windows not always detected
I'd like to ask if anyone else has encountered the
When launching an application, for example by hitting enter
on Mozilla Firefox on the desktop, NVDA sometimes fails to detect there is a new
active window. It will not automatically say anything, and pressing NVDA+t will
still yield "Explorer" as if the desktop still had focus. However, pressing tab
clearly shows that Firefox had focus because it performs the expected action of
jumping, for example, out of the address field and into the search
For an experiment I gave it a full five minutes to see if it
just takes an awful lot of time, but no luck. So, window activation events seem
under certain conditions to be able to pass under NVDA's radar.
might be worth noting that I noticed this not long after a reboot and the dust
might not have fully settled in terms of background tasks starting and
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