Re: Can NVDA be used in the Nepali language


Quentin Christensen
 

Hi Jo,

According to our translation page at https://github.com/nvaccess/nvda/wiki/Translating

NVDA was last translated to Nepalese in 2016 and we are in need of a new translator.  That means that some of NVDA's user interface will still likely be correct in Nepalese, and anything added since 2016 won't have been translated.  That's the user interface itself.  In terms of reading out information from the computer, eSpeak NG (the more robotic voice which is the default on Windows 7) does work in Nepalese.  I don't have a list of Windows OneCore voices, so I am not 100% sure whether it is available in Nepalese in Windows 10.

As for our user interface, if you are, or you know someone who might be interested in helping translate to Nepalese again, the details are available on that page I liked to.  The first step would be to join the translation mailing list and say hi - that way if anyone else has expressed an interest in it (but not yet updated the translation) you can discuss between you how best to proceed.

Kind regards

Quentin.


On Thu, Oct 11, 2018 at 8:29 PM Jo Fullerton <Jo.Fullerton@...> wrote:

Hi

 

Does anyone know if NVDA can be used in the Nepali language?   I saw a reference to Nepali in a list of languages supported by NVDA but couldn't find any detail.  There are some specific language NVDA user groups but Nepali is not one of them. 

 

Jo

 

Jo Fullerton,

Technology for Life Coordinator, Scotland

RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People)

t: 0303 123 9999 (all enquiries)

e: tfl.mailbox@...

e: www.rnib.org.uk

Join us on Facebook:

www.facebook.com/rnibuk

Follow us on twitter:

www.twitter.com/rnib

 

 

 


--

Sight loss isn’t black and white - we all see things differently. Explore this spectrum of sight with #HowISee: watch our film at rnib.org.uk/HowISee 

--

DISCLAIMER:

NOTICE: The information contained in this email and any attachments is confidential and may be privileged.  If you are not the intended recipient you should not use, disclose, distribute or copy any of the content of it or of any attachment; you are requested to notify the sender immediately of your receipt of the email and then to delete it and any attachments from your system.

RNIB endeavours to ensure that emails and any attachments generated by its staff are free from viruses or other contaminants.  However, it cannot accept any responsibility for any  such which are transmitted.

We therefore recommend you scan all attachments.

Please note that the statements and views expressed in this email and any attachments are those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of RNIB.

RNIB Registered Charity Number: 226227

Website: https://www.rnib.org.uk



--
Quentin Christensen
Training and Support Manager

Official NVDA Training modules and expert certification now available: http://www.nvaccess.org/shop/

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NVAccess 
Twitter: @NVAccess 

Join nvda@nvda.groups.io to automatically receive all group messages.