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Re: audio description

Jackie
 

It's done via the Ease of Access Center in Control Panel.

On 10/4/19, Arlene <nedster66@gmail.com> wrote:
Hi list: arlene here: Do any of these screen readers have Audio Discription
enabler on each of their settings? These are like Jaws and NVDA? On the
apple computer Audio description is there. You have to enable it. Do the
windows computers have that Or do you have to turn it I at any channel you
listen to on the Pc Thanks!

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locked Re: music production with NVDA

Salvador Domenech Miguel
 

Hi:

Maybe if you can speak Spanish you will bee interested on a ponence that is going to be on our second meeting with users and developers on the Spanish community. He is going to talk about Reaper for producing music using NVDA. There are some material in Spanish but I think in English you will have more.

Cheers.
Salva.

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Comunicación, realización y soporte a usuarios
Equipo de NVDA en español

El 4 oct 2019, a las 17:34, azeesh rahman <ajrahman1144@...> escribió:

hi. I am great full for all your previous help regarding my queries. i just wanted to know a softwear which can be used for music production in a simple level. specifically beet making and advanced audio mixing with NVDA accessibility in concern.
for your information:
i am not interested in vying any additional tools or hardwear except my computer as if now.
i want to make music using my own voice and virtual instruments available in the softwear itself. hope iam clear with my concern and awaiting for your valuable responses.


Re: After Latest Stable Upgrade: NVDA does not start at system boot

Richard Wells
 

I experienced this on three of my machines. Two others left the box
checked. I don't know what the variable is.

On 10/4/2019 10:40 AM, Ron Canazzi wrote:
Hi Group,

I updated NVDA to the latest build 2019.2.1 a few days ago.  I noticed
when restarting the system, that NVDA would not start. Thinking that
it was a glitch---a one time occurrence, I just started it with the
hot key.  It happened again and again I used the hotkey to start
NVDA.  I then checked the menu/settings/general and indeed found that
the check box to start NVDA at start up was unchecked.  I checked it,
restarted the system and now everything is fine.

Did anyone else experience this with the latest build 2019.2.1?


audio description

Arlene
 

Hi list: arlene here: Do any of these screen readers have Audio Discription enabler on each of their settings? These are like Jaws and NVDA?  On the apple computer Audio description is there. You have to enable it. Do the windows computers have that Or do you have to turn it I  at any channel you listen to on the Pc Thanks!

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 


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Has there been any consideration of creating an addon for this program?

 

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Re: After Latest Stable Upgrade: NVDA does not start at system boot

Jackie
 

I've had this happen on updates too, Ron. It didn't happen this time
but I believe the time before that, it did. Seems to be a pretty
random occurrence & definitively disconcerting.

On 10/4/19, Sarah k Alawami <marrie12@gmail.com> wrote:
Nope. Knock on woodk nvda is rock solid here. But failing all that i
just type nvda in the run dialogue and it just works so no hot keys for
me.

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On 4 Oct 2019, at 8:40, Ron Canazzi wrote:

Hi Group,

I updated NVDA to the latest build 2019.2.1 a few days ago.  I
noticed when restarting the system, that NVDA would not start.
Thinking that it was a glitch---a one time occurrence, I just started
it with the hot key.  It happened again and again I used the hotkey
to start NVDA.  I then checked the menu/settings/general and indeed
found that the check box to start NVDA at start up was unchecked.  I
checked it, restarted the system and now everything is fine.

Did anyone else experience this with the latest build 2019.2.1?

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locked Re: music production with NVDA

Sarah k Alawami
 

You can use reaper. That is an easy to use very affordable DAW.

Take care

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On 4 Oct 2019, at 8:34, azeesh rahman wrote:

hi. I am great full for all your previous help regarding my queries. i just wanted to know a softwear which can be used for music production in a simple level. specifically beet making and advanced audio mixing with NVDA accessibility in concern.
for your information:
i am not interested in vying any additional tools or hardwear except my computer as if now.
i want to make music using my own voice and virtual instruments available in the softwear itself. hope iam clear with my concern and awaiting for your valuable responses.


Re: webpage links

Gene
 

I haven't looked at the page yet but I suspect that, at lease for some links, images are coming up which your screen-reader can't read.  I'm suspicious of pages that present material from flyers.  My experience is that much such material is actually images of the flyer or part of the flyer.
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, October 04, 2019 9:04 AM
Subject: [nvda] webpage links

I am using current versions of nvda and chrome in win 7.

When I go to the web link below;  I cannot activate many of the links on the page.

When I press l a few time I land on a list which says 14 items.

I can arrow up and down through the list, but I cannot hear the price of the item nor does anything happen when I press enter on any of the 14 links.

Suggestions?

Monte

 

 


Re: After Latest Stable Upgrade: NVDA does not start at system boot

Sarah k Alawami
 

Nope. Knock on woodk nvda is rock solid here. But failing all that i just type nvda in the run dialogue and it just works so no hot keys for me.

Sarah Alawami, owner of TFFP. . For more info go to our website. This is also our libsyn page as well.
For stuff we sell, mac training materials and  tutorials go here.
and for hosting options go here
to subscribe to the feed click here

Our telegram channel is also a good place for an announce only in regard to podcasts, contests, etc.

Our discord is where you will know when we go live on youtube, twitch and mixer. Thanks Restream staff.

Finally, to become a patron and help support the podcast go here

On 4 Oct 2019, at 8:40, Ron Canazzi wrote:

Hi Group,

I updated NVDA to the latest build 2019.2.1 a few days ago.  I noticed when restarting the system, that NVDA would not start. Thinking that it was a glitch---a one time occurrence, I just started it with the hot key.  It happened again and again I used the hotkey to start NVDA.  I then checked the menu/settings/general and indeed found that the check box to start NVDA at start up was unchecked.  I checked it, restarted the system and now everything is fine.

Did anyone else experience this with the latest build 2019.2.1?

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After Latest Stable Upgrade: NVDA does not start at system boot

Ron Canazzi
 

Hi Group,

I updated NVDA to the latest build 2019.2.1 a few days ago.  I noticed when restarting the system, that NVDA would not start. Thinking that it was a glitch---a one time occurrence, I just started it with the hot key.  It happened again and again I used the hotkey to start NVDA.  I then checked the menu/settings/general and indeed found that the check box to start NVDA at start up was unchecked.  I checked it, restarted the system and now everything is fine.

Did anyone else experience this with the latest build 2019.2.1?

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locked music production with NVDA

azeesh rahman <ajrahman1144@...>
 

hi. I am great full for all your previous help regarding my queries. i just wanted to know a softwear which can be used for music production in a simple level. specifically beet making and advanced audio mixing with NVDA accessibility in concern.
for your information:
i am not interested in vying any additional tools or hardwear except my computer as if now.
i want to make music using my own voice and virtual instruments available in the softwear itself. hope iam clear with my concern and awaiting for your valuable responses.


Re: webpage links

 

As an aside, one of the things in the Group Rules, which is really a strong suggestion, not something that can be or is enforced:

"Think very carefully about the title you are going to give any topic you post.  The topic is the first (and, sometimes, only) thing a member sees and that may be how they decide if they’re going to look further.   Generic titles, such as “Help Me!,” are not helpful because they give no idea about what.  Compare that to something like, “NVDA not reading Excel cell contents,” or, “NVDA setting for pronouncing numbers,” where the exact issue where help is needed is front and center.   Even something like, “Need help with the following . . .,” lets the reader know that you are going to present a list of issues."

Generic topics, and this is an example of one of those, make it very difficult for anyone searching the archive to zero in on prior topics.  The fact that the word "flyer" exists in the actual messages does make this one easier to find, though.

Having a truly descriptive topic, where it gives the reader a good idea of the exact nature of the issue, is useful for all involved.  I can't find the previous one, either, but sometimes that's because it  was in the Win10 for Screen Reader User's or JAWS groups.  Over time it does get difficult to remember who said what, and where, as there's significant overlap in the membership in these three groups.
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Re: webpage links

 

Jackie,

          I'm not disagreeing with you in any way.   But I am positive that this issue was just discussed recently, and for store flyers for a store based in Canada, and that the webpage that popped up in that conversation had nothing to do with what's popping up for this one.

          What I remember of what I saw then sounds much more like what Monte actually described, so I'm trying to see if there may be a connection.

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Re: webpage links

Jackie
 

Hey Brian, I really think if he were to select a store/sign in, he'd
find what he expected to find. Could be wrong, been there before, will
be again, my advice might be worth precisely what he paid for it, but
that's what I'm thinking. Their accessibility policy is pretty clear,
w/all sorts of ways to leave feedback if stuff isn't working for
folks. Wish more companies in the US were like that.

On 10/4/19, Brian Vogel <britechguy@gmail.com> wrote:
Monte,

I seem to recall your having asked about his recently, but I know that the
link you provided the first time, when activated, went to a plain-text-based
page that looks nothing like the Extra Foods/Loblaw's site that the one you
gave this morning does.   There's nothing there that matches your
description.

Since I'm based in the US it also appears that Extra Foods is not accepting
that link as a direct link to the flyer for whatever store happens to be
Store ID 9054.  I am asked, and it sounds like Jackie is being asked, too,
to select my store.

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Re: Directing NVDA output to a particular audio device

Gene
 

I don't know, but have you looked through whatever menus and dialogs may apply within the Code Factory program or plugin itself?  Are you using the SAPI 5 version or the add-on, I believe Code Factory may make both.
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, October 03, 2019 8:09 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Directing NVDA output to a particular audio device

I’m using eloquence from coat factory, do you think that makes a difference?



On Oct 3, 2019, at 8:14 PM, Quentin Christensen <quentin@...> wrote:

"Output device" is still on the synthesizer dialog - NVDA+control+s - I haven't checked this, but maybe it is greyed out if you only have one sound device?  (I have several options so I can't test that theory out).

On Fri, Oct 4, 2019 at 9:42 AM Sile via Groups.Io <somodhrain=googlemail.com@groups.io> wrote:
P.s., this used to be an option within the synthesizer selection dialog
but it does not appear to be there any more.  I am running NVDA version
2019.1.1 on a windows 10 machine.


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On 2019-10-03 7:32 p.m., Sile via Groups.Io wrote:
> Hello
>
>
> I know I have seen a thread about this, but I can't recall what the
> name of the thread is so couldn't find it in the list archive.
>
>
> I want to be able to set the audio device that NVDA output goes to so
> that I can separate it from my main headphone output for presentations.
>
>
> --Sile
>
>
>
>
>





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Re: Directing NVDA output to a particular audio device

Gene
 

I'm doubtful anyone has just one device.  When only my internal sound card is in use, I still have two choices, such as Microsoft Sound Mapper and also the name of my internal sound card.  I haven't checked in Windows 7 but that's the case in XP.
 
Also, I saw a message yesterday commenting that if you don't select a device for audio, that the internal soundcard will continue to be used by NVDA if you connect another soundcard.  That may be partly true but it isn't what is supposed to happen.  The internal soundcard may continue to be used, but if you exit and restart NVDA, it will play through the external soundcard, which is now the default device.  Also, on my Windows 7 machine, at times, spontaneously, NVDA starts using the external sound card. 
 
Gene

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, October 03, 2019 7:14 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Directing NVDA output to a particular audio device

"Output device" is still on the synthesizer dialog - NVDA+control+s - I haven't checked this, but maybe it is greyed out if you only have one sound device?  (I have several options so I can't test that theory out).

On Fri, Oct 4, 2019 at 9:42 AM Sile via Groups.Io <somodhrain=googlemail.com@groups.io> wrote:
P.s., this used to be an option within the synthesizer selection dialog
but it does not appear to be there any more.  I am running NVDA version
2019.1.1 on a windows 10 machine.


--Sile

On 2019-10-03 7:32 p.m., Sile via Groups.Io wrote:
> Hello
>
>
> I know I have seen a thread about this, but I can't recall what the
> name of the thread is so couldn't find it in the list archive.
>
>
> I want to be able to set the audio device that NVDA output goes to so
> that I can separate it from my main headphone output for presentations.
>
>
> --Sile
>
>
>
>
>





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Training and Support Manager


Re: webpage links

 

Monte,

           I seem to recall your having asked about his recently, but I know that the link you provided the first time, when activated, went to a plain-text-based page that looks nothing like the Extra Foods/Loblaw's site that the one you gave this morning does.   There's nothing there that matches your description.

           Since I'm based in the US it also appears that Extra Foods is not accepting that link as a direct link to the flyer for whatever store happens to be Store ID 9054.  I am asked, and it sounds like Jackie is being asked, too, to select my store.

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Re: webpage links

Jackie
 

Monte, at the very bottom of the page, there is a dialogue where you
need to press the space bar & go to your store. This is just a flyer.
Conversely, there is a link you can use to sign in toward the top of
the page if you have an account.

Canada has definitively put the fear of the deity into these folks for
a fact lol. I think you'll find it's quite accessible once you sign in
& actually go to the store where you wish to shop.

On 10/4/19, Monte Single <mrsingle@sasktel.net> wrote:
I am using current versions of nvda and chrome in win 7.

When I go to the web link below; I cannot activate many of the links on
the
page.

When I press l a few time I land on a list which says 14 items.

I can arrow up and down through the list, but I cannot hear the price of
the
item nor does anything happen when I press enter on any of the 14 links.

Suggestions?

Monte





https://www.extrafoods.ca/print-flyer?storeId=9054




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webpage links

Monte Single
 

I am using current versions of nvda and chrome in win 7.

When I go to the web link below;  I cannot activate many of the links on the page.

When I press l a few time I land on a list which says 14 items.

I can arrow up and down through the list, but I cannot hear the price of the item nor does anything happen when I press enter on any of the 14 links.

Suggestions?

Monte

 

 

https://www.extrafoods.ca/print-flyer?storeId=9054


Crash in Outlook 365

Daniel Gartmann <dgartmann@...>
 

Hi,

When e.g. composing a reply in Outlook 365, I often can't Tab or Shift+Tab into the body of the message that I am typing.

For me, this is quite serious, since when this happens, I cannot continue typing my e-mail and have to switch to another screen reader to get the job done.

Until I find the time to create an issue on GitHub, I take the liberty to post a segment from the log file and hope this makes sense. I would appreciate any further comments or questions if the issue needs further investigation:

Logfile snipit after crash when tabbing in and out of the message body of a message which is a reply.

INFO - core.main (13:19:59.085):
NVDA initialized
INFO - config.ConfigManager._loadConfig (13:20:05.789):
Loading config: C:\Users\Daniel Gartmann\AppData\Roaming\nvda\profiles\Dansk.ini
INFO - synthDriverHandler.setSynth (13:20:06.783):
Loaded synthDriver vocalizer
ERROR - scriptHandler.executeScript (13:26:32.663):
error executing script: <bound method Dynamic_OutlookUIAWordDocumentWordDocumentEditableTextWithoutAutoSelectDetectionUIAWindowNVDAObject.script_tab of <NVDAObjects.Dynamic_OutlookUIAWordDocumentWordDocumentEditableTextWithoutAutoSelectDetectionUIAWindowNVDAObject object at 0x051E10D0>> with gesture u'skift+tab'
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "scriptHandler.pyo", line 192, in executeScript
File "NVDAObjects\window\winword.pyo", line 1371, in script_tab
File "documentBase.pyo", line 24, in makeTextInfo
File "NVDAObjects\UIA\__init__.pyo", line 286, in __init__
NotImplementedError: UIAutomationTextRangeArray is empty


Best regards

Daniel