On Fri, Jan 28, 2022 at 11:54 AM, tim wrote:
I never need narrator to setup or install NVDA or JFW.-
My experience mirrors yours, but it does still bring up the question (since I am sighted): How would someone install a screen reader, even one with a talking installer (and they all seem to have these), without having an access method to the installer to begin with?
I have had users use Narrator as their scaffold screen reader to get the screen reader of their choosing installed on a given machine when sighted help is not available.
I've never really thought, in depth, about how one gets one's first screen reader on a machine without either using Narrator or a sighted assistant. Once one is there, you generally use it to install others or "the next generation" of the current one.
Brian - Windows 10, 64-Bit, Version 21H2, Build 19044
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