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Re: NVDA Chinese writing

Chris
 

To set nvda to English, Open general settings in nvda nvda+ctrl+G

You will then be in a combo box for language

So if you press the letter E then English will be selected in the combo box

Then hit ok then nvda will be in English

 

Hopefully 😃

 


Re: Chrome Browser

Gene
 

Perhaps I should have said turning off speech is a two stroke command.  Pressing NVDA key and then s might be considered two strokes and turning speech on without the add on might be a three stroke command.  I'm not sure just what counts as a stroke.  Whatever the case, the commands are very short and easy to execute.
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
From: Gene
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2018 2:35 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser

Turning off speech with NVDA key s is a very easy one stroke command.  turning it on again is a two stroke command or, if you use the add on, a one stroke command.  My point isn't that there is no way to turn suggestions off, I assume there is.  My point is that unless or until the way this is done is found in whatever program is being used, it is very easy to stop such speech.
 
Gene
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2018 2:23 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser

I cannot type fast enough to stop this kind of thing. its intensely
irritating.
 Brian

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Gene" <gsasner@...>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2018 7:05 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser


How fast are you typing?  If you either type quickly or turn off speech, you
won't hear anything.  You likely know this but do you know that anytime you
want to interrupt speech, you can just keep typing anywhere?  You will
probably get a solution but I'm discussing this as a general principle.  I
never bother with such settings because I type fast enough that I don't hear
such information but if I ever start to hear it, maybe because I'm typing
more slowly, I just keep typing.

Gene
----- Original Message -----

From: John Isige
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 9:25 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser


Has anybody solved this issue with chrome? I have every predictive thing
turned off, but when I start typing in the address bar, I hear stuff
like, suppose I'm typing in mandolin cafe. I type an m, I hear "m
andolessons dot com", I type an 'a' and then maybe it thinks I mean
something else so I hear "mathmaze dot com selected instead", and so on.
It's really pretty annoying, particularly since I don't want it to do
that. Just let me type a URL and be done with it. Quit trying to figure
out where I might want to go, like I told you to.


On 3/29/2018 17:42, Andy wrote:
> Yes, it works well, and Chrome is so much faster than other browsers.
> It has become my go to browser.
>
> Andy
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich De Steno" <ironrock@...>
> To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
> Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM
> Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser
>
>
> Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?
>







Re: Chrome Browser

Gene
 

Turning off speech with NVDA key s is a very easy one stroke command.  turning it on again is a two stroke command or, if you use the add on, a one stroke command.  My point isn't that there is no way to turn suggestions off, I assume there is.  My point is that unless or until the way this is done is found in whatever program is being used, it is very easy to stop such speech.
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2018 2:23 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser

I cannot type fast enough to stop this kind of thing. its intensely
irritating.
 Brian

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Gene" <gsasner@...>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2018 7:05 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser


How fast are you typing?  If you either type quickly or turn off speech, you
won't hear anything.  You likely know this but do you know that anytime you
want to interrupt speech, you can just keep typing anywhere?  You will
probably get a solution but I'm discussing this as a general principle.  I
never bother with such settings because I type fast enough that I don't hear
such information but if I ever start to hear it, maybe because I'm typing
more slowly, I just keep typing.

Gene
----- Original Message -----

From: John Isige
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 9:25 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser


Has anybody solved this issue with chrome? I have every predictive thing
turned off, but when I start typing in the address bar, I hear stuff
like, suppose I'm typing in mandolin cafe. I type an m, I hear "m
andolessons dot com", I type an 'a' and then maybe it thinks I mean
something else so I hear "mathmaze dot com selected instead", and so on.
It's really pretty annoying, particularly since I don't want it to do
that. Just let me type a URL and be done with it. Quit trying to figure
out where I might want to go, like I told you to.


On 3/29/2018 17:42, Andy wrote:
> Yes, it works well, and Chrome is so much faster than other browsers.
> It has become my go to browser.
>
> Andy
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich De Steno" <ironrock@...>
> To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
> Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM
> Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser
>
>
> Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?
>







Re: NVDA Chinese writing

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I'm not really sure what you mean here.
Aware you saying that its set to chinese, and trying to read English as if it were Chinese?
The language setting must have been tweaked for this. Look in the preferences and see what its actually set to. Normally its system default, which is usually what it says it is, the language windows uses.
Brian

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Darrel Hughes via Groups.Io" <darrel71=aol.com@groups.io>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2018 1:15 AM
Subject: [nvda] NVDA Chinese writing


Helo everybody

I am quite new to NVDA and I speak English and do not understand Chinese writing at all. For some reason my NVDA has only Chinese writing. Does anyone have a solution?

Thanks
Darrel


Re: Chrome Browser

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I cannot type fast enough to stop this kind of thing. its intensely irritating.
Brian

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Gene" <gsasner@ripco.com>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Friday, March 30, 2018 7:05 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser


How fast are you typing? If you either type quickly or turn off speech, you won't hear anything. You likely know this but do you know that anytime you want to interrupt speech, you can just keep typing anywhere? You will probably get a solution but I'm discussing this as a general principle. I never bother with such settings because I type fast enough that I don't hear such information but if I ever start to hear it, maybe because I'm typing more slowly, I just keep typing.

Gene
----- Original Message -----

From: John Isige
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 9:25 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser


Has anybody solved this issue with chrome? I have every predictive thing
turned off, but when I start typing in the address bar, I hear stuff
like, suppose I'm typing in mandolin cafe. I type an m, I hear "m
andolessons dot com", I type an 'a' and then maybe it thinks I mean
something else so I hear "mathmaze dot com selected instead", and so on.
It's really pretty annoying, particularly since I don't want it to do
that. Just let me type a URL and be done with it. Quit trying to figure
out where I might want to go, like I told you to.


On 3/29/2018 17:42, Andy wrote:
Yes, it works well, and Chrome is so much faster than other browsers.
It has become my go to browser.

Andy

----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich De Steno" <ironrock@verizon.net>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM
Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser


Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?


Re: NVDA Chinese writing

Gene New Zealand <hurrikennyandopo@...>
 

Hi


Where abouts is the writing? is it in the nvda menus? so all the menus are in another language? or do you mean when you are reading say a email and now and again you hear it speaking like in another language??


Gene nz



On 3/30/2018 1:15 PM, Darrel Hughes via Groups.Io wrote:
Helo everybody

I am quite new to NVDA and I speak English and do not understand Chinese writing at all. For some reason my NVDA has only Chinese writing. Does anyone have a solution?

Thanks
Darrel

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Re: finally got subscribed to the open office email list

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This is really tiresom. Time was you could have an imap and a pop3 account on the same address and hide all the imap folders other than inbox and spam, them move the message and it got delivered to the pop 3 account and added to the OK list automatically.
Brian

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----- Original Message -----
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To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 9:42 PM
Subject: [nvda] finally got subscribed to the open office email list


Hi, everyone,



I figured out what happened. The confirmation message went to my spam folder
so I went to the gmail site and told it that that message isn't spam.



Rosemarie


Re: nvda and edge

Sylvie Duchateau
 

Hello Garry,

I just tried reading the in process with NVDA and Edge and I encountered no problem.

Could you describe what you are doing and when the problem occurs?

Did you try reading other web sites?

Best

Sylvie

Le 29/03/2018 à 18:56, Gary Metzler a écrit :

Hi All,

 

I am trying edge with the latest January 1 update and windows 10.  When I was reading the in process newsletter edge would repeat what was just read.  Is this normal or do I need to change a setting?  Thanks for any help.

 

Regards, Gary kn4ox

Send to: gmtravel@...

 



Re: Chrome Browser

Gene
 

How fast are you typing?  If you either type quickly or turn off speech, you won't hear anything.  You likely know this but do you know that anytime you want to interrupt speech, you can just keep typing anywhere?  You will probably get a solution but I'm discussing this as a general principle.  I never bother with such settings because I type fast enough that I don't hear such information but if I ever start to hear it, maybe because I'm typing more slowly, I just keep typing.
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
From: John Isige
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 9:25 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Chrome Browser

Has anybody solved this issue with chrome? I have every predictive thing
turned off, but when I start typing in the address bar, I hear stuff
like, suppose I'm typing in mandolin cafe. I type an m, I hear "m
andolessons dot com", I type an 'a' and then maybe it thinks I mean
something else so I hear "mathmaze dot com selected instead", and so on.
It's really pretty annoying, particularly since I don't want it to do
that. Just let me type a URL and be done with it. Quit trying to figure
out where I might want to go, like I told you to.


On 3/29/2018 17:42, Andy wrote:
> Yes, it works well, and Chrome is so much faster than other browsers.
> It has become my go to browser.
>
> Andy
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich De Steno" <ironrock@...>
> To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
> Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM
> Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser
>
>
> Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?
>




NVDA Chinese writing

Darrel Hughes
 

Helo everybody

I am quite new to NVDA and I speak English and do not understand Chinese writing at all. For some reason my NVDA has only Chinese writing. Does anyone have a solution?

Thanks
Darrel


Re: Chrome Browser

Perry Simm
 

This can be turned off in the Chrome preferences, under Advanced Settings. If I recall correctly, the option is called "use a prediction service to help complete searches" or something semantically very similar.
Cheers Perry


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‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐

On March 30, 2018 2:25 AM, John Isige <gwynn@tds.net> wrote:

Has anybody solved this issue with chrome? I have every predictive thing

turned off, but when I start typing in the address bar, I hear stuff

like, suppose I'm typing in mandolin cafe. I type an m, I hear "m

andolessons dot com", I type an 'a' and then maybe it thinks I mean

something else so I hear "mathmaze dot com selected instead", and so on.

It's really pretty annoying, particularly since I don't want it to do

that. Just let me type a URL and be done with it. Quit trying to figure

out where I might want to go, like I told you to.

On 3/29/2018 17:42, Andy wrote:

Yes, it works well, and Chrome is so much faster than other browsers.

It has become my go to browser.

Andy

----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich De Steno" ironrock@verizon.net

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM

Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser

Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?


Re: Key commands for the Windows 10 Skype app!

David Moore
 

Hi Mark,

Here are all the key commands for the mail app for Windows 10, and also some for the Calendar and People apps, since they tie into to the mail app.

Here are the commands below:

Here are many keyboard shortcuts to use all three apps:

Account Manual Sync (Send and retrieve new mail)

CTRL+M

Or

F9

Mark as read

CTRL+Q

Mark as unread

CTRL+U

Toggle the important property on a conversation

CTRL+SHIFT+G

Delete a conversation

CTRL+D

Or

DEL

Archive a conversation

BACKSPACE

Reply to current mail

CTRL+R

Reply all

CTRL+SHIFT+R

Forward current mail

CTRL+F

Search

CTRL+E

Or

F3

Create a new mail

CTRL+N

Or

CTRL+SHIFT+M

Add Attachment

ALT+I

Send mail

ALT+S

Or

Ctrl + Enter

Switch to Inbox

CTRL+SHIFT+I

Switch to Outbox

CTRL+SHIFT+O

Zoom in

CTRL++ (Plus key on numpad)

Zoom out

CTRL+- (Minus key on numpad)

Move between regions

F6

Toggle Caret Browsing

F7

Key commands for the Calendar app:

Accept Meeting Invitation

Alt+C

Decline Meeting Invitation

Alt+D

Tentative Meeting Invitation

Alt+N

Move to View

CTRL+SHIFT+V

Switch to the calendar in the mail app

CTRL+2

David Moore

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Mark
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 7:26 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Key commands for the Windows 10 Skype app!

 

Many thanks for this David,

Do anyone have all the shortcuts for windows 10 mail

Mark.

 

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From: David Moore
Sent: 29 March 2018 05:20
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] Key commands for the Windows 10 Skype app!

 

Hi all!

Here are all of the key commands for the Windows 10 Skype app.

There are three entries for each command.

There is the Windows command, the Mac command, and then the action that it activates.

Here you go, right below!

What are hotkeys and how do I use them in Skype?

Keyboard shortcuts are specific combinations of two or more keys on your keyboard. They make it easier and faster for you to use commands that you would otherwise have to access via the menus. You can use keyboard shortcuts to easily quit Skype, send a file, copy text and a lot more.

Hotkeys in the new Skype for Windows desktop, and Mac

Windows desktop Hotkey

Mac Hotkey

Action

Not applicable

[Command]+[1]

Open the main Skype window

Ctrl + I

[Command]+Shift+[O]

Open Notification panel

Ctrl + , (Ctrl + comma)

[Command]+Shift+[I]

Open app settings

Ctrl + H

Not applicable

Open Help in default browser

Ctrl + D

[Command]+[2]

Launch main dial pad

Ctrl + N

[Command]+[N]

Start new conversation

Ctrl + G

[Command]+[G]

New group

Ctrl + F

[Command]+[F]

Search for all contacts, messages and bots

Ctrl + Shift + S

[Command]+Shift+[S]

Search within selected message

Alt + 1

Not applicable

Navigate to recent chats

Alt + 2

[Command]+Shift+[C]

Open contacts

Alt + 3

[Command]+Shift+[B]

Open contact screen to bots

Ctrl + O

[Command]+Option+[O]

Send feedback

Ctrl + R

[Command]+[R]

Refresh the app

Ctrl + T

[Command]+[T]

Open themes

Ctrl + Shift + T

[Command]+Shift+[T]

Toggle between light and dark mode

Use Alt + V to bring up the View menu to zoom in, out, or return to actual size

Ctrl + Shift + = to zoom in

Ctrl + - to zoom out

Ctrl + 0 for actual size

Use the View button to zoom in, out, or return to actual size

[Command]+[+] to zoom in

[Command]+[-] to zoom out

[Command]+[0] for actual size

Zoom in, zoom out, or view actual size

Up arrow after sending a message

[Command]+Shift+[E]

Edit the last message sent

Ctrl + P

[Command]+[I]

Show conversation profile

Ctrl + Shift + A

[Command]+Shift+[A]

Add people to conversation

Ctrl + Shift + U

[Command]+Shift+[U]

Mark as unread

Ctrl + Shift + K

[Command]+Shift+[K]

Start a video call

Ctrl + Shift + P

[Command]+Shift+[R]

Start an audio call

Ctrl + Shift + F

[Command]+Shift+[F]

Send a file

Enter

Return

Start a PSTN call

Ctrl + Shift + G

[Command]+Shift+[G]

Open gallery

Ctrl + E

[Command]+Shift+[H]

Hang up

Ctrl + M

[Command]+Shift+[M]

Mute

Down Arrow

[Command]+[Down Arrow]

Select the next message in the chat list

Up Arrow

[Command]+[Up Arrow]

Select the previous message in the chat list

 

David Moore

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

 


Re: Chrome Browser

John Isige
 

Has anybody solved this issue with chrome? I have every predictive thing turned off, but when I start typing in the address bar, I hear stuff like, suppose I'm typing in mandolin cafe. I type an m, I hear "m andolessons dot com", I type an 'a' and then maybe it thinks I mean something else so I hear "mathmaze dot com selected instead", and so on. It's really pretty annoying, particularly since I don't want it to do that. Just let me type a URL and be done with it. Quit trying to figure out where I might want to go, like I told you to.

On 3/29/2018 17:42, Andy wrote:
Yes, it works well, and Chrome is so much faster than other browsers. It has become my go to browser.

Andy

----- Original Message ----- From: "Rich De Steno" <ironrock@verizon.net>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM
Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser


Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?


Re: Chrome Browser

Perry Simm
 

Hello,
I find that it is, although it tends to fluctuate as new versions are released. It is very snappy and definitely worth a try.
Cheers Perry


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----------------------------------------------------------------

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Re: finally got subscribed to the open office email list

Gene
 

I generally don't comment much on subject lines but I'm taking improper changing of subject lines increasingly seriously. 
Please do not change subject lines unless the subject has changed.  It didn't change.  You are still talking about joining a list.  Not changing subject lines when the subject hasn't changed is basic and important list courtesey.
 
Gene moderator

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:42 PM
Subject: [nvda] finally got subscribed to the open office email list

Hi, everyone,

 

I figured out what happened. The confirmation message went to my spam folder so I went to the gmail site and told it that that message isn't spam.

 

Rosemarie


Re: Chrome Browser

Andy
 

Yes, it works well, and Chrome is so much faster than other browsers. It has become my go to browser.

Andy

----- Original Message -----
From: "Rich De Steno" <ironrock@verizon.net>
To: <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM
Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser


Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?

--
Rich De Steno


Re: Chrome Browser

Rosemarie Chavarria
 

It's pretty accessible with NVDA. You can get it from www.ninite.com.

Hope this helps.

Rosemarie

-----Original Message-----
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Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] Chrome Browser

Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA? Is it worth trying?

--
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Chrome Browser

Rich De Steno <ironrock@...>
 

Is the Chrome browser accessible with NVDA?  Is it worth trying?

--
Rich De Steno


Re: In-Process 29th March 2018 is out including NVDA 2018.1.1

Kevin Cussick
 

Hi, sorry forget my last message restarted nvda rooky mistake sorry.

On 29/03/2018 06:28, Quentin Christensen wrote:
Hi everyone,
In-Process 29th March 2018 edition is out: https://www.nvaccess.org/post/in-process-29th-march-2018/
This edition features the very new NVDA 2018.1.1 point release, as well as our CSUN presentations and all the what's new information you can handle!
Enjoy :)
Quentin.
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Re: In-Process 29th March 2018 is out including NVDA 2018.1.1

Kevin Cussick
 

Hi, I tried your link in firefox the latest version and it just sits there. I went back to the latest esr version of firefox and again the same problem. I just hope this is not a problem with the latest 2018.1.1 thanks in advance. will try with another browser.

On 29/03/2018 06:28, Quentin Christensen wrote:
Hi everyone,
In-Process 29th March 2018 edition is out: https://www.nvaccess.org/post/in-process-29th-march-2018/
This edition features the very new NVDA 2018.1.1 point release, as well as our CSUN presentations and all the what's new information you can handle!
Enjoy :)
Quentin.
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