Re: Which video software for nvda


Yes, I use Ponts myself. Sometimes you get mp4. Uuauslly you get mp3.


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From: Ron Canazzi
Sent: August 22, 2020 1:25 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda]Which video software for nvda


Hi Heddy,


Pontes Media Downloader does give you the option to download the full

unconverted video from Youtube.  It also allows  conversion to MP3 and

other audio formats.  I am totally blind myself and therefore I cannot

make accurate analysis of just what quality of videos are downloaded. 

By default, it downloads the video in MP4 format.  I think this may be a

compressed form of the video, so if compressed video format is not good

enough, maybe this won't work for you.


In any case, the download page for this app is:



On 8/22/2020 4:03 PM, Hettie wrote:

> I spent a lot of time searching Google for an accessible video

> downloader that works with nvda.

> I came accros Ummy Video Downloader  and it looks like a possibility

> but unfortunately it allows only 1 free download before you need to

> pay. The subscription price falls out of my monthly or once-off

> budget. The video I downloaded from Youtube was of a very high quality.

> Any suggestions for a free app?

> Hettie

> On 2020/08/22 9:45 pm, Gene wrote:

>> I don't use the updater so others can discuss it.  Regarding add-ons,

>> I don't know where you are looking.  If you go to:


>> that is the official NVDA add-ons page.  That doesn't mean that no

>> other add-ons are available elsewhere, it means that these have been

>> checked by NVDA volunteers for safety and that they work properly.


>> You are on the stable add-ons page.  You will see a link as you look

>> down the page for add-ons under development.  You may use them if you

>> wish but they may have bugs, being sort of like betas.


>> Legacy add-ons, as I understand it, and there is a link to them as

>> well, are those that can be used with older versions of NVDA.  I'm

>> not sure, but I don't think they will work with current versions.


>> If you go to the page I gave a link to earlier and move down the page

>> using h for heading, you will move from add-on link to add-on link.


>> Gene

>> -----Original Message----- From: David Ingram

>> Sent: Saturday, August 22, 2020 2:33 PM

>> To:

>> Subject: [nvda] what addons can i get with the most recent version of

>> NVDA?


>> Hi list members, i'd like to know is there a more recent updater, and

>> what addons can I use with the most recent version of NVDA? There

>> doesn't seem to  be many choices in terms of addons that I can choose

>> to use.  I would appreciate any assistance that anyone can give in

>> reguards to my questions. Thank you.









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