Re: speech rate changes to defaults
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Maybe you should read the original message again, maybe it is you who is making assumptions
Sent: 17 July 2021 18:54
Subject: Re: [nvda] speech rate changes to defaults
That is an unsupported assumption. Nothing was said indicating that. Without asking, you don’t know if that is the case. Also, if the change occurred while the program is running, the person would, assumedly, reset the incorrect setting.
But if its set to save automatically on exit then whatever is causing the settings to be changed is occurring whilst using nvda is running , so when the nvda is set to save on exit then it will save the change at that moment in time
That will accomplish nothing. The default behavior of NVDA is to save settings on exit. So, if the default is being used, any time the program was exited or Windows was shut down, closing the program, the changes would have been saved after they were made. Manually saving them before closing the program accomplishes nothing but saving them manually, not automatically. You are just saving them earlier.
If the program isn’t set to save automatically, you are manually saving the settings applying your suggestion, so they are being saved either way.
Make sure the option to save configuration on nvda exit is unchecked
Then again set your desired setting and save
So whatever happens nvda should start with your saved configuration now
It happened again this morning. My configuration was saved. It seems that only the rate reverts to 9 on the rate setting.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On Behalf Of Chris via groups.io
Try saving the configuration after you have set it to what you want it to be set at
On 2021.1, I will be working and the speech rate changes to the default rate of 9. I have been going to the desktop and then go to the speech preferences and set the rate to 24 or 25, which I like. It then works for a long time until it does this again.
Just a bug or any other thoughts? Using Microsoft core voices, because my Eloquence is not working yet.
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