locked Re: nvda caret movement timeout:

Nimer Jaber

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On Thu, Mar 5, 2020 at 12:02 PM Gene <gsasner@...> wrote:
I see.  I mistakenly thought MS referred to Microsoft so I thought it was a specialized use.
----- Original Message -----
From: Joseph Lee
Sent: Thursday, March 05, 2020 1:38 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] nvda caret movement timeout:



Items in “advanced” category are meant for use by power users and developers – as such, they should not be changed by users unless asked to do so. For this reason, there is a checkbox that must be checked in order to change anything in that category.




From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: Thursday, March 5, 2020 11:33 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] nvda caret movement timeout:


It is very unlikely that this option related to carret timeout is available in any of the 17.x series.  I have 17.1 and it isn't in that version.  In the 19.x series, there is an item in settings called advanced.  The setting is there.  there is no advanced item in 17.1 and it is very unlikely there is an advanced option in any of that series.

Also, it is under the browse mode grouping, which raises the question of where it works.  The manual entry begins as follows:

Caret move timeout (in MS)
What does In MS mean?  Does it specifically mean in specific circumstances such as browse mode or perhaps in specific situations using UIA?  I have no idea but it must mean some sort of limitation or why would it be there? 



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

Sent: Thursday, March 05, 2020 1:01 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] nvda caret movement timeout:


I am unaware of such a setting.  Window-eyes used to have one but I know of no other screen-reader that does.  What programs does this happen in?  Are you running anything in  the background?  I wonder if something is slowing something down and causing the problem.  What synthesizer are you using?


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

From: zahra

Sent: Thursday, March 05, 2020 12:25 PM

Subject: [nvda] nvda caret movement timeout:


hello everyone.
in nvda 2017.3, how can i increase caret movement timeout?
i face repeating characters, lines word,
or announcement of wrong character by nvda.
thanks and God bless you!

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