Re: Touch cursor support


The system tray add on completely eliminates the problem.  It's far past time that this add on or equivalent comes as installed code with NVDA. 

----- Original Message -----
From: Ejaz Shah
Sent: Saturday, July 02, 2016 4:44 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Touch cursor support

This does not happen in Windows 10. So, at least that one is fixed in
Windows 10.

On 7/2/2016 2:17 PM, Brian's Mail list account wrote:
> Does anyone know how to interact with the auto opening app in windows
> 7for available networks which in the system tray. Unless you cursor
> over it fast, it just blots the screen out with an apparently empty
> shell of a window, though sighted people tell me this is not so. Why
> it should auto open when you clearly do not click anything is most
> odd, but I have two 7 machines here with the same problem.
> Brian
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> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Joseph Lee"
> <joseph.lee22590@...>
> To: <>
> Sent: Friday, July 01, 2016 10:03 PM
> Subject: Re: [nvda] Touch cursor support
> Hi,
> A good example is Windows 10’s Settings app (Windows+I) where you do
> need to use object navigation to read descriptions of settings.
> Cheers,
> Joseph
> From: [] On Behalf Of
> Brian Vogel
> Sent: Friday, July 1, 2016 2:00 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [nvda] Touch cursor support
> Joseph Lee wrote:  "If you are using Windows 8, 8.1 or 10, use of
> object navigation is essential when using newer style apps."
> Joseph, is there any material somewhere that gives some discussion or
> examples of using object navigation and the review cursor using some
> "real world" example?
> I have not been able to get my arms around this, and it's probably
> because I'm trying to use it "in the wrong place."  I strongly suspect
> that had I known how to use these features the step-by-step pizza
> ordering instructions for the Pizza Hut website I was trying to create
> might have been completed. I had one of those rare "throw up my hands
> and walk away" moments because I could not figure out how to get NVDA
> to "play correctly" with the various pop-up overlays, etc., and I'm
> almost certain it can.
> Even if you could direct me to either an app or a website that's a
> good sandbox for this undertaking I'd appreciate it.

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