Re: Switching from Desktop to Laptop Keyboard


Gene
 

Does it matter if it is a wireless keyboard or not? 
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
From: Lenron
Sent: Thursday, October 25, 2018 4:58 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Switching from Desktop to Laptop Keyboard

if anyone knows of a keyboard I can purchase with the applications key
please let me know.

On 10/25/18, Daniel Damacena <danieldamacena.ma@...> wrote:
> I think you are right. To press shift + f10 is really annoying.
>
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> From: Lenron
> Sent: quinta-feira, 25 de outubro de 2018 14:45
> To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
> Subject: Re: [nvda] Switching from Desktop to Laptop Keyboard
>
> I adore desktop mode. It's what I started out with so I just stick
> with it. Even when I am using a laptop I tend to prefer laptops with
> the full keyboard. These days i hate that a fiar bit of keyboards have
> decided that we don't need the aplications key anymore.
>
> On 10/23/18, Sarah k Alawami <marrie12@...> wrote:
>> Tha'ts true I don't often have time to see the bigger picture. I learn
>> what I can, and tht's pretty much it.  I remember when I used to be
>> someoen who coudl read a manual in about 3 hours and memorise everything
>> about what ever it was when I was reading. Now not so much. Lol! Which
>> is why I'm on this list. Hehahahaha.
>>
>> Take care
>>
>> On 23 Oct 2018, at 13:10, Brian's Mail list account via Groups.Io wrote:
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>>> It is definitely hard to put yourself in somebody elses shoes and if
>>> you like, see the wood for the trees without spending a fair amount of
>>> time with that person and that is sadly not always possible in these
>>> busy days. Its hard also to teach organised thinking. Many people are
>>> pretty random and do not  look at what they need to do  with an
>>> overview so they can work to a logical method that shows progress in
>>> the learning enough to not lose confidence that they can do it.
>>> Brian
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>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Joseph Lee"
>>> <joseph.lee22590@...>
>>> To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
>>> Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 4:17 PM
>>> Subject: Re: [nvda] Switching from Desktop to Laptop Keyboard
>>>
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> Most commands that uses Numpad are shifted to main keyboard area on
>>>> laptop
>>>> layout. In a way, the laptop layo8ut commands makes slightly more
>>>> sense
>>>> (especially object navigation commands, but that's a bit ahead of the
>>>> story
>>>> at the moment).
>>>>
>>>> Speaking of commands, tasks and what not: if I'm not mistaken, based
>>>> on
>>>> conversations we had so far, I think you're having a conflict between
>>>> an
>>>> important task or two at hand and suddenly being thrusted into a new
>>>> screen
>>>> reader world. Am I correct? If yes, I advise focusing more on the
>>>> task at
>>>> hand and how to accomplish it using concepts and commands more than
>>>> keyboard
>>>> layout.
>>>>
>>>> To others: some of you might say that it is important to teach people
>>>> how to
>>>> use screen readers and commands. I'd argue that, sometimes it is
>>>> better to
>>>> let people focus on their work more than the technology that gives
>>>> them
>>>> access to information on screen. For this reason, a screen reader
>>>> expert (or
>>>> a prospective one) must not only become a teacher, but also a
>>>> counsellor
>>>> willing to listen, diagnose, and offer pragmatic solutions that fits
>>>> the
>>>> context at hand. Many expert certification programs (including the
>>>> one
>>>> offered by NV Access) tells you how things work and what to do for
>>>> given
>>>> situations (or simulations), but they won't teach you how to become a
>>>> good
>>>> listener and diagnosing issues beyond the technology they're
>>>> teaching;
>>>> becoming a good listener and able to recognize, diagnose, and offer
>>>> solutions and advice for issues beyond NVDA takes time to master (and
>>>> even
>>>> if we try to teach uniformity, people have different worldviews
>>>> within their
>>>> minds and souls).
>>>>
>>>> I may need to devote an entire thread regarding what it truly means
>>>> to be an
>>>> NVDA expert and influential add-on developer.
>>>>
>>>> Cheers,
>>>>
>>>> Joseph
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Rechell
>>>> Schwartz via Groups.Io
>>>> Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 8:01 AM
>>>> To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
>>>> Subject: [nvda] Switching from Desktop to Laptop Keyboard
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Hello,
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I have been using NVDA on a laptop that is connected to an external
>>>> keyboard.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I need to temporarily travel, and will need to use the native laptop
>>>> keyboard.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Am I need to go through a complete learning curve again ( I see from
>>>> the
>>>> user's guide that many of the commands are different) or is there nay
>>>> workaround or tips on this?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>>
>>>> Rechell Schwartz
>>>>
>>>> Guardian Life Insurance Companyn
>>>>
>>>> IT - BTS Group UI/UX
>>>>
>>>> (212)919-3853
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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