I see that the link spreads over two lines and is broken.
Could you remove the carriage return that is breaking the link and try
Alternatively, you might like to try this link which does
still work for me:
It is a link to the
original test site and you might be able to bring it up. Ignore the sign in
links as you cannot sign in but you can preview the books without being signed
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If the link is
correct, it may be restricted to certain countries. I can not go to a page
by following the link.
Sent: Saturday, May 07,
2016 9:06 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] embedded
object in Firefox
I found a problem in
Firefox when attempting to listen to a sample of an
audio book in the
BorrowBox library system. I don't know if this is an NVDA
exclusively a Firefox Flash Player issue. or if Bolinda need to
with their Java script. I should mention that the sighted user
has no problem
playing the audio sample using a mouse.
I am using Windows 10,, NVDA
2016.1 and Firefox46.1 on a desktop PC.
If List members would like to see
the problem for themselves I recommend the
is not necessary to sign in to sample the reading of a title.
Here is a
typical audio book display:
--Start of clip
link graphic Railway Viaduct
unavailable (this should say "Preview" but doesn't!)
Loan, Available on 22/05/16
Link Railway Viaduct
Read by Sam Dastor
Crime & Thriller, Historical Fiction
eAudiobook - Unabridged
---end of clip ------------------
player for the audio sample is activated by an "embedded object" that
flagged by NVDA as "not being available". The BorrowBox help page
that Adobe flash must be active to enable audio sampling of each
have Adobe flash installed and active. For example, I can play any
YouTube in Firefox without any problem.
After many weeks of
failing to play the preview, I found the following
From the top of the web page select eAudio if not already selected.
press "g" to find a book title. If the next object after
down-arrow once is "embedded Object" then you have an audio book and
Here is the full sequence of steps:
1. Press G for
the graphic of the book title;
2. Press down-arrow once to the embedded
object. You should hear "Embedded
Object not available";
3. Press NVDA +
numpad Enter to activate the embedded object. You should
Object Unavailable Activate";
4. Press right arrow once. You should hear
5. Press the space bar to start and stop the sample audio of
If pressing the space bar does not act as a
toggle and the enter key does
not do the job either:
6. Press right arrow
7. Press space bar or main keyboard enter to play and stop playing the
Can anyone advise what to do about this?
A. Is it an
B. Is it a Firefox problem?
c. Is it a BorrowBox problem for
the developer Bolinda to see to?
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