Re: mariana islands


Lino Morales
 

Hi. I too did the same thing Brice did and I’m using David with NVDA 2018.4 also. Waiting from a response about this also.

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> on behalf of Brice Mijares <bricemijares@...>
Sent: Sunday, December 30, 2018 11:34:59 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] mariana islands
 
Joseph
I went to  menu/Preferences/Speech dictionaries/Voice dictionary).
the first one says alt d for dictionary, then alt e to edit. neither of
these key combinations work for me. Also tried space bar and enter. Any
ideas why? thanks.

On 12/30/2018 6:50 AM, Joseph Lee wrote:
> Hi,
> This is mostly controlled by the synthesizer in question. You can actually
> ask a given synthesizer voice to not interpret things for you (NVDA
> menu/Preferences/Speech dictionaries/Voice dictionary).
> Cheers,
> Joseph
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Ann Byrne
> Sent: Sunday, December 30, 2018 6:46 AM
> To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
> Subject: Re: [nvda] mariana islands
>
> According to Google, the abbreviation for Northern Mariana Islands is mp.
> So NVDA is interpreting for you.  Ugh!
>
> I wonder if there is a setting to tell it not to interpret abbreviations.
> there isn't in JAWS, and I wish there were.  I want to make the
> interpretation myself, thank you very much.  (LOL) At 08:30 AM 12/30/2018,
> you wrote:
>> 1. Which speech synthesiser are you using?
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>> 2. Which language is it set to use?
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>> 3. Exactly what does NVDA say when you get it to read the example line you
>> have quoted - where does "Mariana Islands" appear in the speech output?
>>
>>
>> Antony.
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>> On Sunday 30 December 2018 at 15:26:39, Brice Mijares wrote:
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>>> Why does NVDA echo Mariana Islands at times while going through a list
>>> of MP3's?
>>> Like
>>> 11 Country road.mp3
>>> Hopefully I'm not the only one hearing this!
>>
>> --
>> A user interface is like a joke.
>> If you have to explain it, it means it doesn't work.
>>
>>                                                     Please reply to the
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>>                                                           please
>> *don't* CC me.
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