Re: NVDA 2018.4-Beta 1 doesn't read emojis for me.

John Isige

Ah ha! Hang on, let me check that, because I am using OneCore but I do have symbol level set to none. Let's give it a shot here. Yep! That worked just fine, thanks! Now another question, it says it can do Unicode characters more generally, how do I get to all of those?

On 11/20/2018 12:39, Joseph Lee wrote:
Eh? That's weird. Have you tried with OneCore synthesizer too? If the new CLDR setting is checked from voice settings yet NVDA isn't reading emojis, chances are that you may have symbol level set to none or some.

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of John Isige
Sent: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 10:23 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] NVDA 2018.4-Beta 1 doesn't read emojis for me.

OK, just restarted with all addons disabled. Here we go with trying to enter an emoji. I could enter one, but it read the same way, 1 of 50, so I have no idea what it was. So I deleted it.

On 11/20/2018 0:26, Joseph Lee wrote:
What you're describing is the behavior of emoji panel in Version 1803. Can you try with all add-ons turned off (from exit dialog, select restart with add-ons disabled)?

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of John
Sent: Monday, November 19, 2018 10:10 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] NVDA 2018.4-Beta 1 doesn't read emojis for me.

OK, let's see if this works. No, if I shift tab from most recent I get "search emoji", then continuing to shift tab I get the categories like "transportation", but if I use the arrows, it just does "1 of 250" and so on.

On 11/19/2018 22:47, hurrikennyandopo ... wrote:

I just noticed now when you are on the recent one if you shift/tab
now it gives you the categories where now you right or left arrow to
them then press the enter key on the one you want then shift tab or
tab to get to the list of them. it seems to be speaking mine out correctly.

it seems like a slight modification to the tutorial.

Gene nz

On 20/11/2018 4:46 PM, John Isige wrote:
Just tested the beta, and it doesn't read emojis, at least for me,
with any synthesizer. I get X of Y, e.g. 1 of 50, 2 of 50, and so on.
This happens even with the one-core voices, which used to read more
emojis than any other synthesizer. This happens whether the copy is
installed or portable. Windows 10 64-bit, latest upates, not 1809
though. Here's the log from when I try to get to an emoji to put
into this message in Thunderbird.

INFO - __main__ (21:37:00.319):
Starting NVDA
INFO - core.main (21:37:01.154):
Config dir: C:\Users\khomus\AppData\Roaming\nvda
INFO - config.ConfigManager._loadConfig (21:37:01.154):
Loading config: C:\Users\khomus\AppData\Roaming\nvda\nvda.ini
INFO - core.main (21:37:01.523):
NVDA version 2018.4beta1
INFO - core.main (21:37:01.523):
Using Windows version 10.0.17134 workstation INFO - core.main
Using Python version 2.7.15 (v2.7.15:ca079a3ea3, Apr 30 2018,
16:22:17) [MSC v.1500 32 bit (Intel)] INFO - core.main
Using comtypes version 1.1.3
INFO - core.main (21:37:01.523):
Using configobj version 5.1.0 with validate version 1.0.1 INFO -
synthDriverHandler.setSynth (21:37:03.980):
Loaded synthDriver oneCore
INFO - core.main (21:37:04.438):
Using wx version 4.0.3 msw (phoenix) wxWidgets 3.0.5 INFO -
brailleInput.initialize (21:37:04.441):
Braille input initialized
INFO - braille.initialize (21:37:04.444):
Using liblouis version 3.7.0
INFO - braille.BrailleHandler.setDisplayByName (21:37:04.457):
Loaded braille display driver noBraille, current display has 0 cells.
WARNING - core.main (21:37:04.520):
Java Access Bridge not available
INFO - _UIAHandler.UIAHandler.MTAThreadFunc (21:37:04.536):
UIAutomation: IUIAutomation5
INFO - core.main (21:37:05.927):
NVDA initialized
INFO - globalCommands.GlobalCommands.script_navigatorObject_devInfo
Developer info for navigator object:
name: u'\U0001f6c0'
isFocusable: False
hasFocus: False
Python object: <NVDAObjects.UIA.ListItem object at 0x07C36F10>
Python class mro: (<class 'NVDAObjects.UIA.ListItem'>, <class
'NVDAObjects.UIA.UIA'>, <class 'NVDAObjects.window.Window'>, <class
'NVDAObjects.NVDAObject'>, <class
'documentBase.TextContainerObject'>, <class
'baseObject.ScriptableObject'>, <class
'baseObject.AutoPropertyObject'>, <type 'object'>)
description: ''
location: RectLTWH(left=727, top=479, width=40, height=40)
value: None
process ID 8388) at address 7ab9710>
appModule.productName: u'Microsoft\xae Windows\xae Operating System'
appModule.productVersion: u'10.0.17134.191'
TextInfo: <class 'NVDAObjects.NVDAObjectTextInfo'>
windowHandle: 199668
windowClassName: u'Windows.UI.Core.CoreWindow'
windowControlID: 0
windowStyle: 1409286144
windowThreadID: 11456
windowText: u'Microsoft Text Input Application'
displayText: u''
UIAElement: <POINTER(IUIAutomationElement) ptr=0xa73a930 at 79f59e0>
UIA automationID:
UIA frameworkID: XAML
UIA runtimeID: (42, 199668, 4, 34)
UIA providerDescription: [pid:8388,providerId:0x0 Main(parent
link):Unidentified Provider (unmanaged:Windows.UI.Xaml.dll)] UIA
className: GridViewItem UIA patterns available:
LegacyIAccessiblePattern, VirtualizedItemPattern, InvokePattern,
ScrollItemPattern, SelectionItemPattern

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