Re: Add-On Updater: Is there a way to force it to check for updates?
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If you open the NVDA menu and navigate to the tools menu, check for addon updates should be at or near the bottom of the list.
Hope this helps.
I believe I've asked you this before, and I apologize for needing to ask again. I have another machine that I just updated from NVDA 2019.2 to NVDA 2019.3.1. I also intentionally removed and reinstalled Add-On Updater. All other extant add-ons are incompatible with 2019.3.1, and I know this.
Add-on Updater did activate yesterday, but before I did the 2019.3.1 update to NVDA. I am curious to see what it does with all the incompatible add-ons, but when I invoke NVDA today it is not coming up to check them. I know there is some mechanism that keeps it from checking again for a certain period of time since we've discussed this before.
I have looked in settings and the settings specific to Add-on Updater, but I'm not seeing a button or other control that would force it to do a check for updates now. Does such exist, and I'm
missing it? If so, would you please describe where it is and how to invoke it?
Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1909, Build 18363
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