Re: nvda not announcing command description


That isn’t what appears to be wanted.  The descriptions you are talking about appear to be things like reply to the sender of a message when you are on the reply control in a ribbon.  These are not the same messages as in a combo box, for example when JAWS tutor help is on, up and down arrow to select item. 
JAWS also announces tutor help when you use control tab even when tutor help is off.

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As far as I know the settings you are describing are on by default.
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From: tim
Sent: Tuesday, August 10, 2021 9:18 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] nvda not announcing command description
For that action you need to turn on tool tips in setting, object
presentation. Then it will speak help for those items.

On 8/10/2021 7:05 AM, mukesh jain wrote:
> hello,
> I am using NVDA 2021 with window 10 on my laptop. I am facing the
> difficulties when I use any command NVDA not announcing any command
> description associated with it. say for instance, if i press
> insert+tab to check any focussed item, it only announces the name of
> the focus item but its not announcing the command description or help
> tip associated with it. for example, it should say that to move to
> item press the arrow keys to edit the item press f2.  the same thing
> is happening in Microsoft w
> ord, whenever i am bringing my focus on any ribbons, its only
> announcing the focused ribbon, but its not announcing the command
> description like to move between the ribbons press the left or right
> arrow keys to navigate in the ribbon press the tab or shift+tab keys.
> NVDA used to announce the same in the earlier version. so is this
> feature is missing in the latest version of NVDA or do i have to make
> any seetings to make it announce?
> thanks,
> Mukesh

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