Re: Zoom with nvda


George Kerscher
 

Hi,

 

I read their training materials and it worked well for me. Also, their tech support is excellent, and they have been trained about screen readers. I am not saying that they know keystrokes and all that, but they do have a clue about screen readers. Try their training materials first. Oh, and I love Zoom.

 

Best

George

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Governor staten
Sent: Monday, September 30, 2019 8:44 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Zoom with nvda

 

About the time limit thing, you read correctly. Alt+a mutes and unnmutes audio, alt+v turns on and off your video. NVDA WILL READ ALERTS TO YOU. Alerts are when you turn on/off video, audio, or when someone joins the meeting.

 

If you are in the home tab, you will see a search field. Tab past that, and you will see a drop down button. When you down-arrow, you will eventually get to settings. Most everything explains itself as far as settings go. There is a tab under settings that gives you all keyboard shortcuts you could ever want. You can change them if you wish to. I hope this helps you a bit.

 

 

 


 

On 9/30/2019 6:18 PM, hurrikennyandopo ... wrote:

Hi guys

 

Does any one know of a tutorial for us to learn how to use this program?

There seems to be videos aimed more at the sighted.

 

I was browsing there website at https://zoom.us

It looks as though you can do one on one for free but if in a group only up to 40 minutes for free if I read it right.

 

Has any one used it or have notes on it to use it.

 

I have been asked to use it they sent me a link and it is all setup to go into a room etc and had a look around the app I think you would call it.

 

But I was also looking at it from the other side you setting up a room or inviting some one into the room etc if you get what I mean but not going into all the other features it has.

 

 

Any help would be great I guess also down the track to try it out from the other side the basic's of using it with some one.

 

 

Gene nz

 

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Check out my website for NVDA tutorials and other blindness related materials at http://www.accessibilitycentral.net

To find out which library networks in New Zealand have a copy of the NVDA screen reader on them and there library locations please go to http://www.accessibilitycentral.net/nz%20libraries%20with%20nvda.html
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