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Re: Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

David Csercsics
 

The notepad++ bug seems to apparently have been fixed in 2019.2. You could try the RC and see if that improves things. I haven't noticed sluggishness here, but I'm assuming it's because I have a very quick machine. I'm assuming you also have the latest Windows updates as well, as sometimes that can fix problems. Is this with all synthesizers, or just eSpeak-ng or something else. I mostly use braille or Espeak-ng. I don't bother with the other voices myself.


Re: Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

Lukasz Golonka <wulfryk1@...>
 

On Mon, 05 Aug 2019 06:11:49 -0700
"Bob Cole" <rkcole72984@gmail.com> wrote:

I experienced this same issue with Notepad++. I sent an email to the list about it, some sort of dispute arose between some others which went totally off topic, and the thread was closed. With this particular application, I noticed the same exact thing... Very noticeable delays in speech output. _._,_._,_


NVDA 2019.2 would resolve it. If you want this fix earlier you should
install 2019.2 RC 1.


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NVDA and Paragraph Settings in Wored CT

David Russell
 

Hi Group,

Thanks to Quentin for his time and answer to my question concerning
paragraph settings in MS Word. They effect when doing a hard return.

I have also been informed that if one uses the numbersign, or tilda, # ~
those too, are considered a paragraph in and of themselves. If you are
writing a document that calls for a specified number of paragraphs
with text, is there a sign one can use to indicate scene breaks
without it appearing as a paragraph?

What about indentation? Is this more a style issue?
Thanks again.

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Re: Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

Bob Cole
 

I experienced this same issue with Notepad++. I sent an email to the list about it, some sort of dispute arose between some others which went totally off topic, and the thread was closed. With this particular application, I noticed the same exact thing... Very noticeable delays in speech output.


Re: Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

 

Betsy,
If anyone comes up with a solution please let us know.
Well, not the perfect solution, for sure, but I've found that using Thunderbird with the message pane disabled speds it up considerably.

Hope this helps a bit :)

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Re: Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

Betsy Grenevitch
 

I am having the same issues with NVDA and Thunderbird as well. They just started the past few days. When I am deleting a message it does not happen instantly like it used to but now there are several seconds before it will go on to the next message. If anyone comes up with a solution please let us know. Sometimes it will be fine for a couple of messages and then lag once again.


Betsy Grenevitch

On 8/5/2019 6:53 AM, Vincent Le Goff wrote:
Hi,


I'm afraid I don't experience this problem.  Is this in a specific application?  Mozilla Thunderbird seems to lag from time to time on my computer for instance, going to "not responding" when I arrow up and down the message list or worse, when I write a message.  I don't think this is related to NVDA.  Microsoft Word in long documents with NVDA does seem to be slow, but a 5-second pause between each line is something I don't often see.  But if it happens no matter what application is opened, it if happens in the good ol' notepad, that's indeed worrying.  I would first check on the system resources (perhaps you have a hidden app gorging on your CPU or memory).


Using the same version of NVDA on Windows 10 (64-bit) here.


Vincent

On 8/5/2019 12:40 PM, Rich DeSteno wrote:
I have been using NVDA just about since the beginning.  Over the last month or two, I have found it to be very sluggish.  This is particularly noticeable when arrowing up and down through text. The speech lags way behind the key strokes, sometimes going silent for five seconds or so. Needless to say, this is extremely annoying at times.  Is this a problem anyone else has noticed, or is it specific to my two systems?  I am using NVDA Version 2019.1.1 on Windows 10 and Windows 7 computers, with the problem present on both.


Re: NVDA Silent Installation

 

Steven,
Is there a way to install NVDA silently?
Well, I'd think so, although I've never done it.

From the Userguide:
--install-silent
Silently installs NVDA (does not start the newly installed copy)

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NVDA Silent Installation

Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) <steven.hicks@...>
 

HIfriends,

 

Is there a way to install NVDA silently?

 



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Re: Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

Gene
 

Have you tried an earlier version?  At this point, we don't know if something in the version you are using is causing the problem on your machines or if something else, unrelated is.  Before you try an earlier version, have you tried another synthesizer?  What synthesizer are you using now?
 
Gene

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Sent: Monday, August 05, 2019 5:40 AM
Subject: [nvda] Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

I have been using NVDA just about since the beginning.  Over the last
month or two, I have found it to be very sluggish.  This is particularly
noticeable when arrowing up and down through text. The speech lags way
behind the key strokes, sometimes going silent for five seconds or so. 
Needless to say, this is extremely annoying at times.  Is this a problem
anyone else has noticed, or is it specific to my two systems?  I am
using NVDA Version 2019.1.1 on Windows 10 and Windows 7 computers, with
the problem present on both.

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Re: Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

Vincent Le Goff <vincent.legoff.srs@...>
 

Hi,


I'm afraid I don't experience this problem.  Is this in a specific application?  Mozilla Thunderbird seems to lag from time to time on my computer for instance, going to "not responding" when I arrow up and down the message list or worse, when I write a message.  I don't think this is related to NVDA.  Microsoft Word in long documents with NVDA does seem to be slow, but a 5-second pause between each line is something I don't often see.  But if it happens no matter what application is opened, it if happens in the good ol' notepad, that's indeed worrying.  I would first check on the system resources (perhaps you have a hidden app gorging on your CPU or memory).


Using the same version of NVDA on Windows 10 (64-bit) here.


Vincent

On 8/5/2019 12:40 PM, Rich DeSteno wrote:
I have been using NVDA just about since the beginning.  Over the last month or two, I have found it to be very sluggish.  This is particularly noticeable when arrowing up and down through text. The speech lags way behind the key strokes, sometimes going silent for five seconds or so.  Needless to say, this is extremely annoying at times.  Is this a problem anyone else has noticed, or is it specific to my two systems?  I am using NVDA Version 2019.1.1 on Windows 10 and Windows 7 computers, with the problem present on both.


Sluggish NVDA for Weeks

Rich DeSteno
 

I have been using NVDA just about since the beginning.  Over the last month or two, I have found it to be very sluggish.  This is particularly noticeable when arrowing up and down through text. The speech lags way behind the key strokes, sometimes going silent for five seconds or so.  Needless to say, this is extremely annoying at times.  Is this a problem anyone else has noticed, or is it specific to my two systems?  I am using NVDA Version 2019.1.1 on Windows 10 and Windows 7 computers, with the problem present on both.

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Re: NVDA And Vista

Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) <steven.hicks@...>
 

Thanks so much to everyone for all the help!

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Ralf Kefferpuetz
Sent: 05 August 2019 10:02
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] NVDA And Vista

 

https://www.nvaccess.org/download/?nvdaVersion=2017.3

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) via Groups.Io
Sent: Montag, 5. August 2019 08:41
To: NVDA@NVDA.Groups.IO
Subject: [nvda] NVDA And Vista

 

Is there a downloadable version of NVDA that works with Vista please?

 



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Re: NVDA And Vista

Gene
 

I would think the last version to work with XP would work with VISTA.  Someone will likely know what that version is. 
 
Gene

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Is there a downloadable version of NVDA that works with Vista please?

 



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Re: NVDA And Vista

 

Ralf,
Just out of curiosity, how can I access older versions of NVDA, like this one?
Going directly to the /download link it seems that it's only possible to download the latest version.

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Re: Mathematics in Microsoft Word

Lukasz Golonka <wulfryk1@...>
 

On Mon, 5 Aug 2019 07:27:14 +0530
"Aravind R" <aravind.andhrabank@gmail.com> wrote:

have you tried math player?


Yes, I have. It has no support for Polish Braille so it is useless for
me.

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Re: NVDA And Vista

Ralf Kefferpuetz
 

https://www.nvaccess.org/download/?nvdaVersion=2017.3

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) via Groups.Io
Sent: Montag, 5. August 2019 08:41
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Subject: [nvda] NVDA And Vista

 

Is there a downloadable version of NVDA that works with Vista please?

 



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Re: NVDA And Vista

Quentin Christensen
 

On Mon, Aug 5, 2019 at 6:55 PM Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) via Groups.Io <steven.hicks=nhs.net@groups.io> wrote:

Any idea where I can download this from please?

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Larry Wang
Sent: 05 August 2019 09:40
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Please use 2017.3

 

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Is there a downloadable version of NVDA that works with Vista please?

 



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Re: NVDA And Vista

Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) <steven.hicks@...>
 

Any idea where I can download this from please?

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Larry Wang
Sent: 05 August 2019 09:40
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] NVDA And Vista

 

Please use 2017.3

 

On Mon, Aug 5, 2019 at 2:40 PM Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) via Groups.Io <steven.hicks=nhs.net@groups.io> wrote:

Is there a downloadable version of NVDA that works with Vista please?

 



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Re: NVDA And Vista

Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) <steven.hicks@...>
 

Thanks so much!

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Larry Wang
Sent: 05 August 2019 09:40
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Subject: Re: [nvda] NVDA And Vista

 

Please use 2017.3

 

On Mon, Aug 5, 2019 at 2:40 PM Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) via Groups.Io <steven.hicks=nhs.net@groups.io> wrote:

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Re: NVDA And Vista

Larry Wang
 

Please use 2017.3


On Mon, Aug 5, 2019 at 2:40 PM Hicks Steven (CORNWALL IT SERVICES) via Groups.Io <steven.hicks=nhs.net@groups.io> wrote:

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