Re: Reading messages in action center, settings, and so on.


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Yes but if you do an nvda/b, you often find more text on such pages than you can hear tradiditionally.
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Lino Morales" <linomorales001@gmail.com>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Friday, January 19, 2018 3:04 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Reading messages in action center, settings, and so on.


Well to read messages in the Actions Center is rather simple. Just hit WIN plus A and tab to the list of notifications. If you need more details press enter. If you just want to simply clear them all tab to the clear all button.

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From: Gene
Sent: Thursday, January 18, 2018 5:17 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Reading messages in action center, settings, and so on.

I don't know but you might have saved a lot of time by using screen review or object navigation to skim the screen.

As far as messages in the actual center, I don't know about Windows 10. My recollection about Windows 7 is that you can't read messages either at all or well enough to be useful.

Gene
----- Original Message -----
From: John Isige
Sent: Thursday, January 18, 2018 4:03 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] Reading messages in action center, settings, and so on.

Hi all. Is there a way to read messages in things like action center and
setup in Windows 10? I have Windows App Essentials, latest stable
installed. Let me describe what I'm talking about, because I think that
will help.


Today I saw in the system tray that "actions are needed". So I opened it
up. It opened up Windows Defender. Windows Defender said I needed to
check for updates. But the only way I found that out was by using NVDA-b
to read the entire screen, so I had to listen to a lot of extra stuff
first. Is there a quicker way to find and read those kinds of messages?

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