Right, this may or may not fix things but can't hurt.
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General sluggishness with Thunderbird. I have a feeling, though,
that this is a Thunderbird issue and nothing to do with NVDA.
Try disabling Tools -> Options -> Advanced -> Enable Global Search and
Indexer. Note that this isn't accessibility or screen reader specific,
but I personally found that global search didn't help me and was a
On 13/03/2020 00:31, Gene wrote:
I don't know what is causing the problem but if you are reading mail as HTML, reading it as plain text may solve the problem.
----- Original Message -----
*From:* Dan Beaver <mailto:email@example.com>
*Sent:* Thursday, March 12, 2020 6:05 PM
*To:* firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com>
*Subject:* Re: [nvda] NVDA Slowing to a Crawl again in Thunderbird
Is it possible that the part of the email you are reading is when in reply mode and it is the info from the senders' part? I have found that Thunderbird puts this in a table and that table is read extremely slowly. I avoid reading this info while composing a reply at all costs.
On 3/12/2020 6:17 PM, Rich DeSteno wrote:
I wrote about this problem maybe a month ago, but it cleared up on its own. . It is now back again in full force. In Thunderbird, the keyboard barely works at all. Trying to arrow down to read an email line--by-line if excruciatingly slow. Several seconds pass before NVDA reacts. I switched to a version of Jaws that is a few years old, just to see if the same thing happened, but Jaws worked fine. I don't know how this problem resolved itself last time, but it needs to be resolved again. Any ideas?--
Dan Beaver (KA4DAN)