Re: A couple of small annoyances.


MAX <max@...>
 

Thank you.

 

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: Monday, November 26, 2018 1:35 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] A couple of small annoyances.

 

This page has a lot of synthesizers listed.  The ones you pay for usually have demos.

 

If you are interested in Eloquence, important information is not on the page so ask here.

 

Gene

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

From: MAX

Sent: Monday, November 26, 2018 1:08 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] A couple of small annoyances.

 

I’m sorry for using so much bandwidth.  I think I have tamed this windows machine and have established chrome as my default browser.  The nvda help files work fine when used with chrome.  I don’t even have to move from the bullet to the text to make the link work.  I gather from the conversation that many other voice synthesizers  will work with nvda.  Is there a website that lists them.  It would be nice if they had a try before you buy option.

 

 

73 (Regards).

 

Max K 4 O D S.

 

I've Never Lost the Wonder.

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: Monday, November 26, 2018 12:48 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] A couple of small annoyances.

 

I don't use Windows 10 which it appears you are.  Others can explain the procedure. 

 

As far as source is concerned, try sorce, with a c, though I doubt that will work.

 

Gene

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

From: MAX

Sent: Monday, November 26, 2018 12:36 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] A couple of small annoyances.

 

Source seems to be the only word of that general pronunciation that it messed up.  It does alright with horse.  As my last message I found that edge is still my default browser.  Short between the head sets.  Chrome has a big button labeled make this your default browser but Microsoft must have written an override.  How do I make chrome the default browser?

 

 

73 (Regards).

 

Max K 4 O D S.

 

I've Never Lost the Wonder.

 

Antique Electronics Site: http://www.angelfire.com/electronic/funwithtubes/

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: Monday, November 26, 2018 12:24 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] A couple of small annoyances.

 

Screen-reader designers shouldn't make editorial decisions about what a screen-reader reads that a program displays.  Unless this content isn't seen by sighted people, Windows should read it. 

 

The ispronounciation of source is the result of the synthesizer you are using and not NVDA.  Are you saying it mispronounces that sound in general or just in the word source?

 

Gene

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

From: MAX

Sent: Monday, November 26, 2018 12:07 PM

To: NVDA

Subject: [nvda] A couple of small annoyances.

 

I recognize that these are small things that the developers may not think
are important enough to fix.  Here goes anyway.  When I am opening a file
in word I press control O and then tab twice.  Nvda says recently opened
files.  You haven't opened any files recently.  This was not unexpected the
first time I opened a file after installing nvda.  However, I use word
every day and the message continues.  At first it was a laugh, then a smile
and now it's I wish it wouldn't do that.  Another thing is the
pronunciation   of s o u r c e.  In the united states source rhymes with
horse not with farce as nvda pronounces it.  I have tried to fix it in the
dictionary but when I replace the h in horse with an s it goes back to the
rhyme with farce.   Well, I guess that's just the way it is.


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