Re: Some mouse navigation questions
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Good idea. There is probably some programming thing that gets in the way. I hope not though, because it makes very much sense.
On Feb 15, 2019, at 9:14 PM, Richard Wells <richwels@...
Why couldn't they be in different preference categories? Braille
for Braille, Keyboard for Keyboard, Gestures for Touch screens and
Voice control for Voice control?
On 2/15/2019 6:38 PM, Gene wrote:
The problem is, what should this
array of ways of input be called? Maybe input commands, which
would cover everything. This is just one more example of the
decline of English. Apps and applications, two different
things, are used increasingly interchangeably. the language
in general is becoming less precise and accurate and this is
just one area.
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On Fri, Feb 15, 2019 at 07:06 PM, Joseph Lee wrote:
Input gestures are more abstract
Which is precisely the problem. Callin something that is
intimately familiar to the typical end user, and when it's
currently the only method (regardless of keyboard being used),
something "more abstract" is not the way to go.
The folks at NV Access are far from the only software developers
to go this route. Almost every time it's the route taken it
makes things more opaque to the target demographic, which is why
it should be avoided in the first place.
Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763
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intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need
for illusion is deep.
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