Re: Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible with NVDA


David Griffith
 

This is a strange situation. I have  no problems here with Settings with  NVDA, Narrator, and Jaws2018.

I am using 64 bit Windows 10 18.03

Latest stable version of NVDA and Narrator. I updated Win 10 App Essentials today.

There therefore appears to be something on Steve’s machine and others which is triggering this problem.

I have  sympathy as there are  other aspects of my Win 10 setup which do not work as they should. I cannot for example ever get goldwqave to load properly.

 

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From: Steve Nutt
Sent: 03 August 2018 14:29
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible with NVDA

 

Hi Jim,

 

Are you on Windows 10 Version 1803?

 

All the best

 

Steve

 

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

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of The Gamages via Groups.Io

Sent: 03 August 2018 12:50

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible with NVDA

 

Hello Steve and all,

 

Sorry, my mistake, it lands me in a search box so of course it doesn't speak at that point, pressing tab takes me to the menus etc, it even works with NVDA, stranger and stranger.

 

 

 

 

Best Regards, Jim.

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

From: Steve Nutt

Sent: Friday, August 03, 2018 9:25 AM

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible with NVDA

 

Even more confusing.  JAWS works fine for me, I'm on JAWS 2018.

 

What version of JAWS are you on?  If 2018, you should update to the July build, then I suspect it will work.

 

All the best

 

Steve

 

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

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of The Gamages via Groups.Io

Sent: 03 August 2018 08:00

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible with NVDA

 

Just to add to this, Jaws doesn't work for me either, NVDA says blank, Jaws says nothing at all.

 

 

 

Best Regards, Jim.

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

From: Brice Mijares

Sent: Thursday, August 02, 2018 5:17 PM

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible with

NVDA

 

Are these settings opened by hitting windows key I? if so, I'm having no

issues.

 

On 8/2/2018 9:03 AM, Steve Nutt wrote:

> Hi,

> It is still broken with all add-ons disabled.

> Update though, it is broken in Narrator as well.  Glad I have JAWS for

> this one.

> All th best

> Steve

> *From:*nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> *On Behalf Of *abdul

> muhamin

> *Sent:* 01 August 2018 08:45

> *To:* nvda@nvda.groups.io

> *Subject:* Re: [nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible

> with NVDA

> Hi all. I’ve noticed the same problem yesterday, sometimes. The

> settings

> app is not readable by NVDA. However, you can restart this app 2 or

> more

> times to make it readable. I don’t know, whether this is the problem

> with the last security updates of win10. or something is wrong with

> some

> addons, I doesn’t tri with addons disable

> Sent from Mail <https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=550986> for

> Windows 10

> *From: *Chris via Groups.Io

> <mailto:chrismedley@...>

> *Sent: *Monday, July 30, 2018 7:18 PM

> *To: *nvda@nvda.groups.io <mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io>

> *Subject: *Re: [nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible

> with NVDA

> First things first, try a restart of windows

> If that don’t work , restart nvda with addons disabled

> See how that goes

> *From: *Steve Nutt <mailto:steve@...>

> *Sent: *30 July 2018 09:55

> *To: *nvda@nvda.groups.io <mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io>

> *Subject: *[nvda] Windows 10 Settings applet no longer accessible with

> NVDA

> Hi,

> Using Windows 10 V1803, I notice that when you tab round in settings

> now, none of the lists or tabs are voiced by NVDA at all.  I do have

> App

> Essentials installed.

> Any thoughts?  They are still voiced by JAWS.

> Thanks.

> All the best

> Steve

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