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Re: about nvda and selection of documents:

 

hi dejan and gene.
thanks so much for your guide about jarte.
does jarte support microsoft office formats?
can it open very large documents?
can i read docx and save my documents as docx with jarte?
i realy wish to use it and i hate from ribbon.
but unfortunately currently, it does not support unicode! and i cant
use my documents which are in farsi!
i sent email for developers and request inclusion of unicode.
and they mentioned, that it needs a very big change in the core of
program and also we have many requests about unicode except you.
when it can supports unicode, can i replace it with any office program
microsoft office, libreoffice and openoffice?
does it handle my basic needs and does it have support for microsoft
different formats?

On 12/12/16, Quentin Christensen <quentin@nvaccess.org> wrote:
Running Windows 7 Home Premium with NVDA 2016.3. I can open Notepad, open
a document (I wasn't sure about the original phrasing of "selecting
documents", I thought maybe it meant in the file open / save dialog. I
worked out I think it meant selecting text in a document).

Everything reads as expected. The only thing that doesn't read is if I try
and press SHIFT+DOWN ARROW from the very bottom line in the file. This is
the way NotePad works however, rather than a flaw in NVDA. It doesn't move
down a line from the bottom line, therefore it doesn't select anything,
therefore nothing happens and NVDA doesn't report anything. To select the
entire file, including the last line, do one of the following:

- Press control+a - this selects the entire text.
- When on the last line, press shift+end - this selects to the end of the
current line.
- To select from the current point to the end of the file, press
shift+control+end. This selects from the current point to the end of the
document.

Replace end with home in those last two commands to select from the current
point to the start of the line or document as appropriate.

Otherwise, the only thing I can think of is if something else has stolen
focus and shift+down arrow doesn't do anything in that other program? In
that case, press NVDA+T to read the title bar, or NVDA+tab to read the
current control with focus. In Notepad NVDA+T will read "filename -
notepad" - where filename is the name of the current file. In Notepad,
NVDA+TAB will read "Edit, multiline focussed", then either the selected
text, or the current line.

Kind regards

Quentin.

On Mon, Dec 12, 2016 at 12:02 PM, David Moore <jesusloves1966@gmail.com>
wrote:

Hi,

I can use all of the Windows commands to select, copy, and paste text
with
Notepad and Wordpad. I am using win10 1607 version with JAWS 18 and NVDA
2016.3, and all of this works for me with both screen readers. I just
wanted you to know.

David Moore

Sent from Mail <https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=550986> for
Windows 10



*From: *Gene <gsasner@ripco.com>
*Sent: *Sunday, December 11, 2016 8:22 AM

*To: *nvda@nvda.groups.io
*Subject: *Re: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:



Then it isn't with Wordpad? You originally said it was with both. That
makes me suspect that something is wrong with how Windows is working with
notepad or with notepad itself.



I need to add more information to my last message. After you try to
select text with shift down arrow, you nee to copy it to the clipboard,
control c, before trying the read clipboard command I gave.



If Notepad isn't selecting text but Wordpad is, you may want to open text
files in Wordpad where you want to select in this way. Also, you haven't
said anything about what happens when you select in other ways. What
happens if you use shift and right arrow to move and select by character?



Gene

----- Original Message -----

*From:* nasrin khaksar <nasrinkhaksar3@gmail.com>

*Sent:* Sunday, December 11, 2016 6:42 AM

*To:* nvda@nvda.groups.io

*Subject:* Re: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:



the problem is only with windows notepad and .txt document.

On 12/11/16, nasrin khaksar <nasrinkhaksar3@gmail.com> wrote:
no.
without starting nvda and document maximize.

On 12/11/16, Dejan Ristic <r.dejan83@gmail.com> wrote:
Have you tried restarting NVDA while a document is open? Do you have a
document maximized when selecting a piece of text?


On 12/11/2016 11:22 AM, nasrin khaksar wrote:
yes.
after openning files in wordpad and notepad, with shift+down, nvda
says
nothing.

On 12/11/16, Brian's Mail list account <bglists@blueyonder.co.uk>
wrote:
My guess is that the views used are not the same. I'm assuming you
mean
when you want to open a file?

Brian

bglists@blueyonder.co.uk
Sent via blueyonder.
Please address personal email to:-
briang1@blueyonder.co.uk, putting 'Brian Gaff'
in the display name field.
----- Original Message -----
From: "nasrin khaksar" <nasrinkhaksar3@gmail.com>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Saturday, December 10, 2016 5:26 PM
Subject: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:


hello every one.
one of my friends uses windows seven with nvda 16.3
when wantes to select documents in wordpad and notepad, with shift
down arrow key, nvda says nothing about the document and also its
selection.
i mean in this case, nvda does not say anything.
but the mozilla firefox and selection

works good as normal.
whats the prublem and whats the solution?--
we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
in the very authentic narration is:
imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
best website for studying islamic book in different languages
al-islam.org









--
we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
in the very authentic narration is:
imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
best website for studying islamic book in different languages
al-islam.org




--
we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
in the very authentic narration is:
imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
best website for studying islamic book in different languages
al-islam.org





--
Quentin Christensen
Training Material Developer
Basic Training for NVDA & Microsoft Word with NVDA E-Books now available:
http://www.nvaccess.org/shop/

Ph +61 7 3149 3306
Direct: +61 413 904 383
www.nvaccess.org
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NVAccess
Twitter: @NVAccess
--
we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
in the very authentic narration is:
imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
best website for studying islamic book in different languages
al-islam.org


Re: SAPI voices not speaking when I switch to them with NVDA

Gene
 

Just one more example of why not to use a registry cleaner when there is no problem related to the registry.  Cleaning the registry does nothing most of the time and entails a slight risk even when using an unaggressive one, at least on the default settings, such as the one in CCleaner. 
 
But if you have system restore running and its working properly, running a restore point should solve the problem instead of having to reinitialize windows.
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
From: Bobby
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:03 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] SAPI voices not speaking when I switch to them with NVDA

Well just to let you know I had the same problem because I cleaned my
computer with c cleaner and it cleaned the wrong registry keys and broke
sapi 5 and had no choise butt to reset windows.  That was last year.  So
let me know if you fix your problem in a different than I had to


On 12/11/2016 11:54 PM, Pranav Lal wrote:
> Hi Bobby,
>
> Indeed, resetting windows is the nuclear option which I would rather
> not have to use.
>
> Pranav
>
> On 12/12/16, Bobby <bvinton@...> wrote:
>> Well you can try resetting windows 10.  One of the options is to keep
>> your files the second options is to wipe your hard drive and reinstall
>> windows.  At this time I don't have any ideas.  You can find all the
>> reset options in recovery.  Good luck
>>
>>
>> On 12/11/2016 7:12 PM, Pranav Lal wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> When I switch to a SAPI voice like Microsoft David, I do not get any
>>> speech
>>> output. I suspect the problem is SAPI rather than NVDA because other
>>> programs
>>> that use SAPI are also not speaking. At one time, it was easy to fix such
>>> issues
>>> by reinstalling SAPI but SAPI 5.4 is incorporated into the operating
>>> system.
>>> Operating system = Windows 10 64bit build 1607
>>> Nvda version = 2016.3
>>> Anyone any ideas on how to troubleshoot this or who I can ask?
>>> Pranav
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
>




Re: SAPI voices not speaking when I switch to them with NVDA

Bobby <bvinton@...>
 

Well just to let you know I had the same problem because I cleaned my computer with c cleaner and it cleaned the wrong registry keys and broke sapi 5 and had no choise butt to reset windows. That was last year. So let me know if you fix your problem in a different than I had to

On 12/11/2016 11:54 PM, Pranav Lal wrote:
Hi Bobby,

Indeed, resetting windows is the nuclear option which I would rather
not have to use.

Pranav

On 12/12/16, Bobby <bvinton@optonline.net> wrote:
Well you can try resetting windows 10. One of the options is to keep
your files the second options is to wipe your hard drive and reinstall
windows. At this time I don't have any ideas. You can find all the
reset options in recovery. Good luck


On 12/11/2016 7:12 PM, Pranav Lal wrote:
Hi all,

When I switch to a SAPI voice like Microsoft David, I do not get any
speech
output. I suspect the problem is SAPI rather than NVDA because other
programs
that use SAPI are also not speaking. At one time, it was easy to fix such
issues
by reinstalling SAPI but SAPI 5.4 is incorporated into the operating
system.
Operating system = Windows 10 64bit build 1607
Nvda version = 2016.3
Anyone any ideas on how to troubleshoot this or who I can ask?
Pranav







Re: SAPI voices not speaking when I switch to them with NVDA

Pranav Lal
 

Hi Bobby,

Indeed, resetting windows is the nuclear option which I would rather
not have to use.

Pranav

On 12/12/16, Bobby <bvinton@optonline.net> wrote:
Well you can try resetting windows 10. One of the options is to keep
your files the second options is to wipe your hard drive and reinstall
windows. At this time I don't have any ideas. You can find all the
reset options in recovery. Good luck


On 12/11/2016 7:12 PM, Pranav Lal wrote:
Hi all,

When I switch to a SAPI voice like Microsoft David, I do not get any
speech
output. I suspect the problem is SAPI rather than NVDA because other
programs
that use SAPI are also not speaking. At one time, it was easy to fix such
issues
by reinstalling SAPI but SAPI 5.4 is incorporated into the operating
system.
Operating system = Windows 10 64bit build 1607
Nvda version = 2016.3
Anyone any ideas on how to troubleshoot this or who I can ask?
Pranav








Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene
 

That's what I heard. A cross between 7 and apple.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 11:24 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene,

Frankly, I have never used the start menu; therefore I can't answer this question. Windows 10 looks much like Windows 7.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 1:17 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh okay! it can give you the start menue just as windows 7 does?

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 10:57 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene,

Windows key + x can give you "programs and Features" where you can uninstall programs.

Windows key + x has many powerful options.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh, okay! so, you are saying windows key and E will get you to windows explorer? Just as it always does? Also, with windows key x is that where you go to find your programs? And you go uninstall them? I know this much you can shut down the computer with windows key x.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Brian,

Windows key + e will give you windows explorer, and windows key + x gives you many interesting options. Arrow up twice for the power button options.




Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of brian
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:16 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?


Re: about nvda and selection of documents:

Quentin Christensen
 

Running Windows 7 Home Premium with NVDA 2016.3.  I can open Notepad, open a document (I wasn't sure about the original phrasing of "selecting documents", I thought maybe it meant in the file open / save dialog.  I worked out I think it meant selecting text in a document).

Everything reads as expected.  The only thing that doesn't read is if I try and press SHIFT+DOWN ARROW from the very bottom line in the file.  This is the way NotePad works however, rather than a flaw in NVDA.  It doesn't move down a line from the bottom line, therefore it doesn't select anything, therefore nothing happens and NVDA doesn't report anything.  To select the entire file, including the last line, do one of the following:

- Press control+a - this selects the entire text.
- When on the last line, press shift+end - this selects to the end of the current line.
- To select from the current point to the end of the file, press shift+control+end.  This selects from the current point to the end of the document.

Replace end with home in those last two commands to select from the current point to the start of the line or document as appropriate.

Otherwise, the only thing I can think of is if something else has stolen focus and shift+down arrow doesn't do anything in that other program?  In that case, press NVDA+T to read the title bar, or NVDA+tab to read the current control with focus.  In Notepad NVDA+T will read "filename - notepad" - where filename is the name of the current file.  In Notepad, NVDA+TAB will read "Edit, multiline focussed", then either the selected text, or the current line.

Kind regards

Quentin.

On Mon, Dec 12, 2016 at 12:02 PM, David Moore <jesusloves1966@...> wrote:

Hi,

I can use all of the Windows commands to select, copy, and paste text with Notepad and Wordpad. I am using win10 1607 version with JAWS 18 and NVDA 2016.3, and all of this works for me with both screen readers. I just wanted you to know.

David Moore

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Gene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 8:22 AM


To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:

 

Then it isn't with Wordpad? You originally said it was with both. That makes me suspect that something is wrong with how Windows is working with notepad or with notepad itself.   

 

I need to add more information to my last message.  After you try to select text with shift down arrow, you nee to copy it to the clipboard, control c, before trying the read clipboard command I gave. 

 

If Notepad isn't selecting text but Wordpad is, you may want to open text files in Wordpad where you want to select in this way.  Also, you haven't said anything about what happens when you select in other ways.  What happens if you use shift and right arrow to move and select by character? 

 

Gene

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 6:42 AM

Subject: Re: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:

 

the problem is only with windows notepad and .txt document.

On 12/11/16, nasrin khaksar <nasrinkhaksar3@...> wrote:
> no.
> without starting nvda and document maximize.
>
> On 12/11/16, Dejan Ristic <r.dejan83@...> wrote:
>> Have you tried restarting NVDA while a document is open? Do you have a
>> document maximized when selecting a piece of text?
>>
>>
>> On 12/11/2016 11:22 AM, nasrin khaksar wrote:
>>> yes.
>>> after openning files in wordpad and notepad, with shift+down, nvda says
>>> nothing.
>>>
>>> On 12/11/16, Brian's Mail list account <bglists@...> wrote:
>>>> My guess is that the views used  are not the same. I'm assuming you
>>>> mean
>>>> when you want to open a file?
>>>>
>>>> Brian
>>>>
>>>> bglists@...
>>>> Sent via blueyonder.
>>>> Please address personal email to:-
>>>> briang1@..., putting 'Brian Gaff'
>>>> in the display name field.
>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>> From: "nasrin khaksar" <nasrinkhaksar3@...>
>>>> To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
>>>> Sent: Saturday, December 10, 2016 5:26 PM
>>>> Subject: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>> hello every one.
>>>>> one of my friends uses windows seven with nvda 16.3
>>>>> when wantes to select documents in wordpad and notepad, with shift
>>>>> down arrow key, nvda says nothing about the document and also its
>>>>> selection.
>>>>> i mean in this case, nvda does not say anything.
>>>>> but the mozilla firefox and selection
>>>>>
>>>>> works good as normal.
>>>>> whats the prublem and whats the solution?--
>>>>> we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
>>>>> holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
>>>>> in the very authentic narration is:
>>>>> imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
>>>>> best website for studying islamic book in different languages
>>>>> al-islam.org
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
> holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
> in the very authentic narration is:
> imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
> best website for studying islamic book in different languages
> al-islam.org
>
>
>
>


--
we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
in the very authentic narration is:
imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
best website for studying islamic book in different languages
al-islam.org

 




--
Quentin Christensen
Training Material Developer
Basic Training for NVDA & Microsoft Word with NVDA E-Books now available: http://www.nvaccess.org/shop/

Direct: +61 413 904 383
www.nvaccess.org 
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NVAccess 
Twitter: @NVAccess 


Re: Backing up a Thunderbird profile, very strange problem

Christopher-Mark Gilland <clgilland07@...>
 

Whooo! OK, I'll look for it.

Chris.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kevin Cussick via Groups.Io" <the.big.white.shepherd=googlemail.com@groups.io>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 4:15 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Backing up a Thunderbird profile, very strange problem


You can get a program called moz backup, this will backup profiles in any Mozilla program.

On 11/12/2016 04:22, Shaun Everiss wrote:
The only reason I wouldn't format a drive say 32gb and or lower as ntfs
would be if you are accessing a talkingbook player or players that use
drives, for whatever reason the plextalk and others round just don't
support anything over fat 32 and only up to 32 gb drives. they don't
support ntfs and I wish they did.
I format all my drives as ntfs because I get faster access and such with
natively running file systems.



On 11/12/2016 3:04 p.m., Jacques wrote:
Hi Guys

The described prompts about stream loss is related to the flash drive
formatted as FAT32 rather than NTFS. There will undoubtedly be many
arguments for and against formatting a flash drive as NTFS, but I won't
go into them here. In some cases, when building a bootable flash drive,
it is necessary to format as FAT32. However, if the flash drive is used
only for storing files for backup purposes on a Windows based system,
re-formatting the flash drive as NTFS will solved the problem Chris
described.

A last note, if you are also using the flash drive for porting files
between a Windows based machine and a MAC, NTFS is not an option, since
MAC cannot read NTFS partitions.

Hope this clears up the confusion.


Jacques

On 2016/12/10 10:25 PM, Roger Stewart wrote:
I really don't know what that copy files without their properties
thinghy means but I get it here all the time but only if I copy to a USB
drive of any kind like a flash stick or an external USB drive.
Apparently there are some invisible file properties that just must take
too much bandwidth to pass through the USB interface as I can copy the
same files from one internal disk drive to another without getting these
notices. Anyhow, there's usually a checkbox that asks you to do this
for all subsequent files and if you just check this and then tell it to
go ahead and copy without the properties, it should then just copy
everything without you needing to do anything more.

Hope this helps.

Roger













On 12/10/2016 1:20 PM, Christopher-Mark Gilland wrote:
This is just totally strange! So... I'm running Windows 10 Home, 64
bit, Thunderbird 45.2.0, and JAWS 18 without the Thunderbird Blind
script from John
Martin. I have them, but don't have them installed, as I don't find
them all that helpful.

Anyway, I have only one profile which contains one e-mail account: my
Gmail, which is of corse set up as IMap, not as Pop3.

Basically, what I'm trying to do is, I'm trying to copy my profile
folder from appdata\roming\thunderbird\profiles over to a flash drive,
so that I have
a backup, in case I ever need it. I get the folder copied with no
problem. Note, I'm not copying the actual profiles folder. I'm copying
the actual profile
folder within the profiles folder with the weird number string. OK,
that works fine, and I get it to my clipboard, no worries. Then, comes
the problem.
I navigate over to my D drive which is my USB flash drive. I then
paste with ctrl+V right there in the root of the USB drive. Things
start copying until
about 89% when I get an interupted action. It asks if I want to copy
the current file as is, without its properties. If I say no, then the
whole paste
process aborts. If I say yes, then it goes into an infinent loop
asking me if I want to do the same thing over and over, and never ever
progresses beyond
that 89%. Yes, I do have admin rights, and yes, I'm logged on as an
administrator, and further, UAC is disabled completely. I know for a
fact that this
isn't an issue of me having a corrupted installation, as I had this
same exact problem with another laptop I used to own, come to think of
it, and I never
could figure out how to get around it. It seems like I finally wound
up using the command line, and copying over the profile with the old
school XCopy
utility, but I don't remember its syntax. Even if I did though, that's
a really! annoying way to have to do this! There's gotta be a reason
this is happening.
I should add that this is not a portable installation of Thunderbird.
I have it actually fully installed to my C drive as a standard
installation.

I wondered if maybe even though I'd hit alt+F4 and closed Thunderbird,
if maybe it was still running in the background as a process or
service, and therefore
wasn't letting certain files copy over, as they were locked in use,
but that's not the case, as I see nothing in task manager that would
indicate such.
Further, I've rebooted, and have tried this before ever even running
Thunderbird, and I still get the problem. I've tried with multiple
different flash
drives, and I've also reformatted the drives. I've formatted them both
as FAT32, as well as NTFS, but in both cases, the issue is persisting.

Honestly folks, I'm out of options. I don't know what on earth is left
to try.

Any ideas? Normally, I'm really good with this kind a thing, but this
has got me really baffled.

Chris.








.


Re: about nvda and selection of documents:

David Moore
 

Hi,

I can use all of the Windows commands to select, copy, and paste text with Notepad and Wordpad. I am using win10 1607 version with JAWS 18 and NVDA 2016.3, and all of this works for me with both screen readers. I just wanted you to know.

David Moore

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Gene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 8:22 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:

 

Then it isn't with Wordpad? You originally said it was with both. That makes me suspect that something is wrong with how Windows is working with notepad or with notepad itself.   

 

I need to add more information to my last message.  After you try to select text with shift down arrow, you nee to copy it to the clipboard, control c, before trying the read clipboard command I gave. 

 

If Notepad isn't selecting text but Wordpad is, you may want to open text files in Wordpad where you want to select in this way.  Also, you haven't said anything about what happens when you select in other ways.  What happens if you use shift and right arrow to move and select by character? 

 

Gene

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 6:42 AM

Subject: Re: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:

 

the problem is only with windows notepad and .txt document.

On 12/11/16, nasrin khaksar <nasrinkhaksar3@...> wrote:
> no.
> without starting nvda and document maximize.
>
> On 12/11/16, Dejan Ristic <r.dejan83@...> wrote:
>> Have you tried restarting NVDA while a document is open? Do you have a
>> document maximized when selecting a piece of text?
>>
>>
>> On 12/11/2016 11:22 AM, nasrin khaksar wrote:
>>> yes.
>>> after openning files in wordpad and notepad, with shift+down, nvda says
>>> nothing.
>>>
>>> On 12/11/16, Brian's Mail list account <bglists@...> wrote:
>>>> My guess is that the views used  are not the same. I'm assuming you
>>>> mean
>>>> when you want to open a file?
>>>>
>>>> Brian
>>>>
>>>> bglists@...
>>>> Sent via blueyonder.
>>>> Please address personal email to:-
>>>> briang1@..., putting 'Brian Gaff'
>>>> in the display name field.
>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>> From: "nasrin khaksar" <nasrinkhaksar3@...>
>>>> To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
>>>> Sent: Saturday, December 10, 2016 5:26 PM
>>>> Subject: [nvda] about nvda and selection of documents:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>> hello every one.
>>>>> one of my friends uses windows seven with nvda 16.3
>>>>> when wantes to select documents in wordpad and notepad, with shift
>>>>> down arrow key, nvda says nothing about the document and also its
>>>>> selection.
>>>>> i mean in this case, nvda does not say anything.
>>>>> but the mozilla firefox and selection
>>>>>
>>>>> works good as normal.
>>>>> whats the prublem and whats the solution?--
>>>>> we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
>>>>> holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
>>>>> in the very authentic narration is:
>>>>> imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
>>>>> best website for studying islamic book in different languages
>>>>> al-islam.org
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
> holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
> in the very authentic narration is:
> imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
> best website for studying islamic book in different languages
> al-islam.org
>
>
>
>


--
we have not sent you but as a mercy to the creation.
holy quran, chapter 21, verse 107.
in the very authentic narration is:
imam hosein is the beacon of light and the ark of salvation.
best website for studying islamic book in different languages
al-islam.org

 


Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Chris Mullins
 

Hi Brian
Gene explained the start menu navigation very well. In addition, you can select the folders/features you want to appear on the start menu. Press Windows+i to open the settings dialog, tab to the list of options, arrow across to 'Personalisation' and press enter. Tab to the list of categories, arrow down to 'Start',press enter and then tab into the dialog.

There are various toggle buttons in the dialog, so it's up to you which ones you check. I prefer an uncluttered screen so I have unchecked everything except 'Use Start full screen', which is the important one. Next tab to the link 'Choose which folders appear on Start' and press enter. Check the folders/features you want to see on your start menu, then tab to the Home button and press enter. You return back to the initial settings window, press control f4 to close it.

HTH
Chris

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of brian
Sent: 11 December 2016 17:16
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?


Re: SAPI voices not speaking when I switch to them with NVDA

Bobby <bvinton@...>
 

Well you can try resetting windows 10. One of the options is to keep your files the second options is to wipe your hard drive and reinstall windows. At this time I don't have any ideas. You can find all the reset options in recovery. Good luck

On 12/11/2016 7:12 PM, Pranav Lal wrote:
Hi all,

When I switch to a SAPI voice like Microsoft David, I do not get any speech
output. I suspect the problem is SAPI rather than NVDA because other programs
that use SAPI are also not speaking. At one time, it was easy to fix such issues
by reinstalling SAPI but SAPI 5.4 is incorporated into the operating system.
Operating system = Windows 10 64bit build 1607
Nvda version = 2016.3
Anyone any ideas on how to troubleshoot this or who I can ask?
Pranav




Re: Backing up a Thunderbird profile, very strange problem

Christopher-Mark Gilland <clgilland07@...>
 


Thank you! I will Google that term, as if I can get that working, Brian, that would be fantastic! I really! don't wanna use that 3rd party app I was using, as I lost my key, and frankly, I really! don't feel like buying the thing again.
 
Chris.
 

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:30 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Backing up a Thunderbird profile, very strange problem

On Sat, Dec 10, 2016 at 06:05 pm, Jacques wrote:
A last note, if you are also using the flash drive for porting files between a Windows based machine and a MAC, NTFS is not an option, since MAC cannot read NTFS partitions.

Strictly speaking, this is not true.  There is now native support for NTFS (both read and write) in Mac OS that's been there for a while now but that is disabled by default.  There are also third-party tools available for earlier Mac OS versions that do not have native support for NTFS.   A quick web search on "Mac OS NTFS Support" in the search engine of your choice will bring up the information you need should you wish to enable read-write access to NTFS volumes.  Read access was available ahead of write access.
--
Brian

 Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.

         ~ Samuel Butler, 1835-1902

    



SAPI voices not speaking when I switch to them with NVDA

Pranav Lal
 

Hi all,

When I switch to a SAPI voice like Microsoft David, I do not get any speech
output. I suspect the problem is SAPI rather than NVDA because other programs
that use SAPI are also not speaking. At one time, it was easy to fix such issues
by reinstalling SAPI but SAPI 5.4 is incorporated into the operating system.
Operating system = Windows 10 64bit build 1607
Nvda version = 2016.3
Anyone any ideas on how to troubleshoot this or who I can ask?
Pranav


Re: how to using NVDA have A USB thumb drive tel you how much room is left on it

Kevin Cussick
 

Just hit alt and enter this will get you straight to the properties.

On 11/12/2016 15:45, Ron Canazzi wrote:
Hi Casey,


If you highlight the USB drive at the drive level--where the C drive and
any other discs are shown, if the Computer Window is maximized, NVDA
will read the total used and free space. Lacking that, if you highlight
the USB drive at the drive level and right click and choose properties,
NVDA will read a much more detailed list of properties including used,
free and total space.



On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?


Re: Backing up a Thunderbird profile, very strange problem

Kevin Cussick
 

You can get a program called moz backup, this will backup profiles in any Mozilla program.

On 11/12/2016 04:22, Shaun Everiss wrote:
The only reason I wouldn't format a drive say 32gb and or lower as ntfs
would be if you are accessing a talkingbook player or players that use
drives, for whatever reason the plextalk and others round just don't
support anything over fat 32 and only up to 32 gb drives. they don't
support ntfs and I wish they did.
I format all my drives as ntfs because I get faster access and such with
natively running file systems.



On 11/12/2016 3:04 p.m., Jacques wrote:
Hi Guys

The described prompts about stream loss is related to the flash drive
formatted as FAT32 rather than NTFS. There will undoubtedly be many
arguments for and against formatting a flash drive as NTFS, but I won't
go into them here. In some cases, when building a bootable flash drive,
it is necessary to format as FAT32. However, if the flash drive is used
only for storing files for backup purposes on a Windows based system,
re-formatting the flash drive as NTFS will solved the problem Chris
described.

A last note, if you are also using the flash drive for porting files
between a Windows based machine and a MAC, NTFS is not an option, since
MAC cannot read NTFS partitions.

Hope this clears up the confusion.


Jacques

On 2016/12/10 10:25 PM, Roger Stewart wrote:
I really don't know what that copy files without their properties
thinghy means but I get it here all the time but only if I copy to a USB
drive of any kind like a flash stick or an external USB drive.
Apparently there are some invisible file properties that just must take
too much bandwidth to pass through the USB interface as I can copy the
same files from one internal disk drive to another without getting these
notices. Anyhow, there's usually a checkbox that asks you to do this
for all subsequent files and if you just check this and then tell it to
go ahead and copy without the properties, it should then just copy
everything without you needing to do anything more.

Hope this helps.

Roger













On 12/10/2016 1:20 PM, Christopher-Mark Gilland wrote:
This is just totally strange! So... I'm running Windows 10 Home, 64
bit, Thunderbird 45.2.0, and JAWS 18 without the Thunderbird Blind
script from John
Martin. I have them, but don't have them installed, as I don't find
them all that helpful.

Anyway, I have only one profile which contains one e-mail account: my
Gmail, which is of corse set up as IMap, not as Pop3.

Basically, what I'm trying to do is, I'm trying to copy my profile
folder from appdata\roming\thunderbird\profiles over to a flash drive,
so that I have
a backup, in case I ever need it. I get the folder copied with no
problem. Note, I'm not copying the actual profiles folder. I'm copying
the actual profile
folder within the profiles folder with the weird number string. OK,
that works fine, and I get it to my clipboard, no worries. Then, comes
the problem.
I navigate over to my D drive which is my USB flash drive. I then
paste with ctrl+V right there in the root of the USB drive. Things
start copying until
about 89% when I get an interupted action. It asks if I want to copy
the current file as is, without its properties. If I say no, then the
whole paste
process aborts. If I say yes, then it goes into an infinent loop
asking me if I want to do the same thing over and over, and never ever
progresses beyond
that 89%. Yes, I do have admin rights, and yes, I'm logged on as an
administrator, and further, UAC is disabled completely. I know for a
fact that this
isn't an issue of me having a corrupted installation, as I had this
same exact problem with another laptop I used to own, come to think of
it, and I never
could figure out how to get around it. It seems like I finally wound
up using the command line, and copying over the profile with the old
school XCopy
utility, but I don't remember its syntax. Even if I did though, that's
a really! annoying way to have to do this! There's gotta be a reason
this is happening.
I should add that this is not a portable installation of Thunderbird.
I have it actually fully installed to my C drive as a standard
installation.

I wondered if maybe even though I'd hit alt+F4 and closed Thunderbird,
if maybe it was still running in the background as a process or
service, and therefore
wasn't letting certain files copy over, as they were locked in use,
but that's not the case, as I see nothing in task manager that would
indicate such.
Further, I've rebooted, and have tried this before ever even running
Thunderbird, and I still get the problem. I've tried with multiple
different flash
drives, and I've also reformatted the drives. I've formatted them both
as FAT32, as well as NTFS, but in both cases, the issue is persisting.

Honestly folks, I'm out of options. I don't know what on earth is left
to try.

Any ideas? Normally, I'm really good with this kind a thing, but this
has got me really baffled.

Chris.








.


Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Shaun Oliver
 

ok, I really must point this out, but,,, NAGAGATE?

N, A, V, I, G, A, T, E. I believe is the spelling you're looking for.

On 12/12/2016 05:27, Louis Maher wrote:
Arlene,

Windows key + x can give you "programs and Features" where you can uninstall programs.

Windows key + x has many powerful options.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh, okay! so, you are saying windows key and E will get you to windows explorer? Just as it always does? Also, with windows key x is that where you go to find your programs? And you go uninstall them? I know this much you can shut down the computer with windows key x.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Brian,

Windows key + e will give you windows explorer, and windows key + x gives you many interesting options. Arrow up twice for the power button options.




Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of brian
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:16 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?













Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Louis Maher <ljmaher@...>
 

Arlene,

I make application shortcuts on my desktop (Windows + M or Windows + d), and use first letter navigation to reach my applications.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 1:24 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene,

Frankly, I have never used the start menu; therefore I can't answer this question. Windows 10 looks much like Windows 7.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 1:17 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh okay! it can give you the start menue just as windows 7 does?

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 10:57 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene,

Windows key + x can give you "programs and Features" where you can uninstall programs.

Windows key + x has many powerful options.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh, okay! so, you are saying windows key and E will get you to windows explorer? Just as it always does? Also, with windows key x is that where you go to find your programs? And you go uninstall them? I know this much you can shut down the computer with windows key x.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Brian,

Windows key + e will give you windows explorer, and windows key + x gives you many interesting options. Arrow up twice for the power button options.




Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of brian
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:16 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?


Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Louis Maher <ljmaher@...>
 

Arlene,

Frankly, I have never used the start menu; therefore I can't answer this question. Windows 10 looks much like Windows 7.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 1:17 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh okay! it can give you the start menue just as windows 7 does?

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 10:57 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene,

Windows key + x can give you "programs and Features" where you can uninstall programs.

Windows key + x has many powerful options.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh, okay! so, you are saying windows key and E will get you to windows explorer? Just as it always does? Also, with windows key x is that where you go to find your programs? And you go uninstall them? I know this much you can shut down the computer with windows key x.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Brian,

Windows key + e will give you windows explorer, and windows key + x gives you many interesting options. Arrow up twice for the power button options.




Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of brian
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:16 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?


Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene
 

Oh okay! it can give you the start menue just as windows 7 does?

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 10:57 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Arlene,

Windows key + x can give you "programs and Features" where you can uninstall programs.

Windows key + x has many powerful options.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh, okay! so, you are saying windows key and E will get you to windows explorer? Just as it always does? Also, with windows key x is that where you go to find your programs? And you go uninstall them? I know this much you can shut down the computer with windows key x.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Brian,

Windows key + e will give you windows explorer, and windows key + x gives you many interesting options. Arrow up twice for the power button options.




Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of brian
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:16 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?


Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Louis Maher <ljmaher@...>
 

Arlene,

Windows key + x can give you "programs and Features" where you can uninstall programs.

Windows key + x has many powerful options.


Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Arlene
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 12:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Oh, okay! so, you are saying windows key and E will get you to windows explorer? Just as it always does? Also, with windows key x is that where you go to find your programs? And you go uninstall them? I know this much you can shut down the computer with windows key x.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Louis Maher
Sent: December-11-16 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Brian,

Windows key + e will give you windows explorer, and windows key + x gives you many interesting options. Arrow up twice for the power button options.




Regards
Louis Maher
Phone: 713-444-7838
E-mail: ljmaher@swbell.net

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of brian
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2016 11:16 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?


Re: how to nagagate the new start menu on windows 10 1607

Gene New Zealand <hurrikennyandopo@...>
 

Hi


When you push the windows key nvda will land in the search box.

if you arrow up once it will put you in the apps view list.

if you then arrow down the list it will come up with the following. apps
view list recently added. as you arrow down you will hear most used
groupingnumber grouping etc etc as then it will tell you the programs on
your pc.

If you are still in the search box and do the following you will get the
following results. here you tab either once which will give you the
following, then you have to arrow down to them.

navigation menu list, user account for ... places list settings, power.
If you press the enter key on this options will be given and from there
you can restart the pc and so on.

If now instead of going down the navigation list, you tabbed again it
would say apps view list recently added and if you tab again it will say
pins view list and if you tab again it will put you back into the search
box.
You can use the arrow keys to go through those sections.

Also under the apps view list you can press a letter and it will jump
you down to that letter then you have to arrow to what ever it is
starting with that letter.

Gene nz

On 12/12/2016 6:16 AM, brian wrote:
I just upgraded my windows 10 and I can not getto the left side of
the start menu that has the file explorer and power button if I tab I
get pins view and left arrow does nothing will this problem be
corrected in version of nvda 2016.4? Are there any key board commands
fornavagating the start menu/?

Brian Sackrider


On 12/11/2016 10:39 AM, Casey wrote:
Hi I am using NVDA.
Now when I used to use window-eyes and inserted A USB thumb drive and
then went under computer and looked threw my drive list.
It would tell me when I got the the drive letter that had the USB
drive connected to it.
How much was used on the drive like 98 percent or 75 percent.
And then when I would copy something to it.
It would tell me how much was need for whatever it was for me to put
on that drive if it was full.
So can you get NVDA to do this if so how?



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