Re: Say next and previous sentence not working in Word
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The next and previous sentence commands should be working as normal in Word. However, note that they will not work if you are using Browse mode in a Word document to navigate by headings etc. Ensure you are in Focus mode by using the toggle command, NVDA + Space, and give them another try.
I hope this is helpful.
All the best.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On Behalf Of Cearbhall O'Meadhra
Sent: Monday, 4 January 2021 2:44 AM
Subject: [nvda] Say next and previous sentence not working in Word
I am using Windows 10, NVDA 2020.3 and Word 2016.
When I try to read the next or previous sentence in a Word document, using alt + down-Arrow, or alt + up-arrow, I get no response. Indeed when I turn on keyboard help, these key combinations get no echo. It appears that this function has been removed from NVDA! I opened the NVDA User Guide and it still says that alt-Down-arrow is to be used to say next sentence and alt-up-arrow for previous sentence.
Can anyone explain what is happening? Is the user guide out of step?
All the best,
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