Re: Question: NVDA Silent When First Opening Word and When Initiating the Save Dialog


Arlene
 

Yes, I've seen this using word 5.1 in its day. The screen reader for doss was not that great. It served its purpose but often it went silent when saving your documents. I see this very seldom using word 2010.

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of nasrin khaksar
Sent: August-30-16 6:06 AM
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Subject: Re: [nvda] Question: NVDA Silent When First Opening Word and When Initiating the Save Dialog

hi.
about libreoffice i can say i observed since version 5.0 rarely and
5.1 all the time specially.
with 5.1 of libreoffice for this reason and very change in its menus, i was not comfortable!

On 8/28/16, Brian's Mail list account <bglists@blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
Yes seen this and also on Libra Office as well. I think its some kind
of timing thing as not always does it happen on all machines. I found
that by

changing the speed slow down in idle of the processor its a lot
better. I now also get a similar issue at times in firefox where I
have to hit alt and

escape to get the page to read.

Its not just confined to nvda either, dolphin screenreaders do a
similar thing.

If anyone has a cast iron fix for these missing events or slow
catching up

then feel free to say them. My newest machine with 8 gigs of memory
seems to

be imune to it.
Bran

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From: "David Goldfield" <david.goldfield@outlook.com>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Sunday, August 28, 2016 4:47 AM
Subject: [nvda] Question: NVDA Silent When First Opening Word and When
Initiating the Save Dialog


The observation I'd like to ask about occurs on my desktop PC running
Windows 10 Anniversary Edition but I also notice similar behavior on a
Windows 7 laptop. The desktop has Office 2016 installed and the laptop
has Office 2013.

When I first open Word NVDA is often silent, rather than speaking the
title of the program which has gained focus. In other words, the
expected behavior is that, once Word opens and gains focus, NVDA would
verify this by speaking the title of the window, such as "document 1,
Microsoft Word." However, when opening Word after the system has
booted this does not happen. NVDA is silent and pressing insert+T just
reads "winword." At this point, if I move focus away from and then
back to the document window NVDA reads the title as expected. As an
example, if I press the alt key once to move to the ribbon and then a
second time to return to the document I will hear "Document 1, Microsoft Word."
Subsequent attempts to open Word usually cause NVDA to behave as
expected and the title of the document window is automatically spoken.

Along the same lines, I see similar behavior when attempting to save a
document by pressing ctrl+S. When I press this key, the "save" dialog
loads but NVDA is totally silent. If I press the alt key twice, NVDA
then confirms that I am in the dialog. Another NVDA user brought this
up during a recent computer users' group that I moderate and so I
decided to post these experiences to this group to see if others have
observed similar behavior. I'm wondering if an open ticket exists for
this bug on Github.



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