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Re: how can i join NVDA community and help people

Kim Vaughn
 

Thank you so very much for what you are doing,  Afik.    

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io [mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io] On Behalf Of Afik Souffir
Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2020 5:31 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

 

Hello,

 

I want to jon the NVDA community, help people and even improve NVDA. I want NVDA to be the attractive screen reader to people.

Also, I want a job.

 

How can I do it?

 

 

Afik Souffir

 

 


Re: Introducing the Quick Dictionary add-on #addonrelease

 

Hi all,
The add-ons community does have a detailed document regarding this. At the
moment there's no link to that, but a publicly accessible link will appear
this weekend. Due to the way the original document was written, this
document will go through major revisions to make the content more friendly
toward beginners.
Cheers,
Joseph

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Luke Davis
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 1:45 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Introducing the Quick Dictionary add-on #addonRelease

On Thu, 1 Oct 2020, Oleksandr Gryshchenko wrote:

I would really want to add Quick Dictionary to add-ons website.
I use it myself and hope that it will be useful for other users.
But this is my first add-on that I share with such a large community and
I'm not yet familiar with the procedure for adding add-ons to the add-ons
website.
Can anyone tell me where to read about this process?
The most straight forward instruction about this available at the moment, is
on addons.nvda-project.org, which says:

If you want to have your add-on listed on this website, please subscribe to
NVDA Add-ons Central mailing list and request a community review. A member
of the community will then review your add-on, and if it passes basic review
such as license and usability, your add-on will be made available on this
website.

The mailing list it talks about is at https://groups.io/g/nvda-addons

Luke


Re: Introducing the Quick Dictionary add-on #addonrelease

Luke Davis
 

On Thu, 1 Oct 2020, Oleksandr Gryshchenko wrote:

I would really want to add Quick Dictionary to add-ons website.
I use it myself and hope that it will be useful for other users.
But this is my first add-on that I share with such a large community and I'm not yet familiar with the procedure for adding add-ons to the add-ons website.
Can anyone tell me where to read about this process?
The most straight forward instruction about this available at the moment, is on addons.nvda-project.org, which says:

If you want to have your add-on listed on this website, please subscribe to NVDA Add-ons Central mailing list and request a community review. A member of the community will then review your add-on, and if it passes basic review such as license and usability, your add-on will be made available on this website.

The mailing list it talks about is at https://groups.io/g/nvda-addons

Luke


Re: translating the certification exam

CARLOS-ESTEBAN <carlosestebanpianista@...>
 

Hi all.

You can talk with NV Access about the possibility of translate, send a email to info@... or write a message by Facebook or Twitter (is possible that Quentin or other member of the organization read your message in the list now).

The community of NVDA in Spanish (www.nvda.es) go to translate the exam to Spanish, after of the translation of the books available in the NVAccess Shop, for example.

You need the authorization of NV Access for this.

Regards.

 

 

Carlos Esteban Martínez Macías.

Músico (pianista) y también ayuda a usuarios ciegos y con discapacidad visual, con el uso de lectores de pantalla y tecnología.

Experto certificado en el lector de pantalla NVDA.

 

Musician (pianist) and help to the blind people, with use of screen readers and technology. Certified expert in the screen reader NVDA.

 

 

De: Afik Souffir
Enviado: jueves, 1 de octubre de 2020 13:47
Para: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Asunto: Re: [nvda] translating the certification exam

 

 

I want to translate it, so it'll be available in Hebrew.

So I asked here.

Google translate not relate to this.

 

Afik

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of hurrikennyandopo ...
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:40 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] translating the certification exam

 

Hi

 

 

Have you tried the following site at https://translate.google.com/#en/mi/

You can translate say from english to another language  and I think it can go back the other way as well..

 

I just can not remember if the certification is a web page and if it changes the address all the time as there are 13 pages or so. It might make it tricky as it is time limited.

 

is there not some where in google chrome where you can also set the language so if it is in english you can specify the language you want it to change to? I do see some times before you go into a web page it will give you a option to have it translated into your language like in my case english.

 

Gene nz

 

On 2/10/2020 5:45 am, Afik Souffir wrote:

 

Hi all,

 

I want to try to translate the NVDA certification exam from English to Hebrew.

 

How can I do it?

 

Afik.

 

 

 

 

 


Re: translating the certification exam

Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...>
 

 

I want to translate it, so it'll be available in Hebrew.

So I asked here.

Google translate not relate to this.

 

Afik

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of hurrikennyandopo ...
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:40 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] translating the certification exam

 

Hi

 

 

Have you tried the following site at https://translate.google.com/#en/mi/

You can translate say from english to another language  and I think it can go back the other way as well..

 

I just can not remember if the certification is a web page and if it changes the address all the time as there are 13 pages or so. It might make it tricky as it is time limited.

 

is there not some where in google chrome where you can also set the language so if it is in english you can specify the language you want it to change to? I do see some times before you go into a web page it will give you a option to have it translated into your language like in my case english.

 

Gene nz

 

On 2/10/2020 5:45 am, Afik Souffir wrote:

 

Hi all,

 

I want to try to translate the NVDA certification exam from English to Hebrew.

 

How can I do it?

 

Afik.

 

 

 

 


Re: translating the certification exam

hurrikennyandopo ...
 

Hi



Have you tried the following site at https://translate.google.com/#en/mi/

You can translate say from english to another language  and I think it can go back the other way as well..


I just can not remember if the certification is a web page and if it changes the address all the time as there are 13 pages or so. It might make it tricky as it is time limited.


is there not some where in google chrome where you can also set the language so if it is in english you can specify the language you want it to change to? I do see some times before you go into a web page it will give you a option to have it translated into your language like in my case english.


Gene nz


On 2/10/2020 5:45 am, Afik Souffir wrote:

 

Hi all,

 

I want to try to translate the NVDA certification exam from English to Hebrew.

 

How can I do it?

 

Afik.

 

 

 

 


Re: Introducing the Quick Dictionary add-on #addonrelease

Oleksandr Gryshchenko
 

Hello
No, unfortunately, this is not a specialized dictionary.
For now, it's just a general dictionary with detailed information about the selected word or phrase.
This add-on uses an online dictionary and simply sends and receives data over the Internet.

It is possible to make a similar add-on for the medical dictionary.
But unfortunately, I'm not familiar with online medical dictionaries that provide APIs to interact with them.
If you know such services - please send me a link - I'll see if anything can be done.
Best wishes!


Introducing the Quick Dictionary add-on #addonrelease

Janet Brandly
 

Hi,

 

This addon sounds interesting. How does it keep up-to-date? Would you consider adding a medical dictionary or doing a separate addon for one? A medical dictionary would have to be kept up-to-date at least annually as things, particularly medications, can change.

 

Thank you,

 

Janet

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Oleksandr Gryshchenko
Sent: October 1, 2020 9:55 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Introducing the Quick Dictionary add-on #addonRelease

 

Hi Lauracornwell,

> do you know when it will be put into the addons website?

I would really want to add Quick Dictionary to add-ons website.
I use it myself and hope that it will be useful for other users.
But this is my first add-on that I share with such a large community and I'm not yet familiar with the procedure for adding add-ons to the add-ons website.
Can anyone tell me where to read about this process?
Or maybe someone already has experience publishing their add-ons and can tell me about it.
Thank you!

Best wishes!

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Re: translating the certification exam

Jackie
 

Is that the official NVDA stance? Somehow I very much doubt it.
Because although the world language might be English, there are a
whole lotta folks using NVDA whose native language is not English, &
they deserve the same chance as those whose native language is.
Learning is hard enough when you're blind. When you have to learn in a
language not your own, it's double-hard. Personally, I admire so much
the folks on this list who, despite having to learn in a language
that's not their native tongue, do it anyway in hopes of helping
others. Their courage is incredible. Anything others can do to ease
that learning curve ought to be fostered & encouraged. NVDA is an
international community. whatever we can do to reinforce that is a
wonderful thing. Congratulate you, Afik! Keep up the great work!
Speaking only for myself, I hope in the coming months NVDA will be
able to put in place such procedures.

On 10/1/20, René Linke <rene.linke@hamburg.de> wrote:
Hi,

Am 01.10.2020 um 18:45 schrieb Afik Souffir:
I want to try to translate the NVDA certification exam from English to
Hebrew.
The world language is English and the certificate is international. With
this you should be able to speak English well.

René






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Re: translating the certification exam

René Linke <rene.linke@...>
 

Hi,

Am 01.10.2020 um 18:45 schrieb Afik Souffir:
I want to try to translate the NVDA certification exam from English to Hebrew.

The world language is English and the certificate is international. With this you should be able to speak English well.

René


Re: unsupported input error on braille edge

Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...>
 

 

Hi Umit,

 

Does it happened always or in certain setuations?

I don't know if it's relates to NVDA, or to the display itself?

 

Afik

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of UMIT ERDEM Yigitoglu
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:50 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] unsupported input error on braille edge

 

Hello, 
I have been having this problem for a long time and at last decided to do something about it. I  have brailleedge display and wanted to use it while learning python. My problem is that I get unsupported input error when I try to use some dots. for example to write nots 5 - 1,2,6 for ( I need to press dot 5 twice. I understand that immediately after a carakter nvda doesn't understand th combination. however it is verry enoying and time consuming. Is there any solution to this problem and if not is it possible for me as a beginner programmer to tackle it? 
thank you in advance for your advice  


unsupported input error on braille edge

UMIT ERDEM Yigitoglu
 

Hello, 
I have been having this problem for a long time and at last decided to do something about it. I  have brailleedge display and wanted to use it while learning python. My problem is that I get unsupported input error when I try to use some dots. for example to write nots 5 - 1,2,6 for ( I need to press dot 5 twice. I understand that immediately after a carakter nvda doesn't understand th combination. however it is verry enoying and time consuming. Is there any solution to this problem and if not is it possible for me as a beginner programmer to tackle it? 
thank you in advance for your advice  


translating the certification exam

Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...>
 

 

Hi all,

 

I want to try to translate the NVDA certification exam from English to Hebrew.

 

How can I do it?

 

Afik.

 

 

 

 


Re: how can i join NVDA community and help people

Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...>
 

 

Hi Joseph,

 

Thanks so much!

 

Afik.

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Joseph Lee
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:36 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

Hi,

Actually, the very fact that you are willing to contribute more shows that you have already joined the NVDA Community (being a member of this list and other NVDA forums is just one of the ways to join the growing NVDA community).

Cheers,

Joseph

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of CARLOS-ESTEBAN
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

Hi all.

The minimum Rating for pass the exam is 80%.

And contralulations, you have a good idea of join to the NVDA community.

Regards.

 

Carlos Esteban Martínez Macías.

Músico (pianista) y también ayuda a usuarios ciegos y con discapacidad visual, con el uso de lectores de pantalla y tecnología.

Experto certificado en el lector de pantalla NVDA.

 

Musician (pianist) and help to the blind people, with use of screen readers and technology. Certified expert in the screen reader NVDA.

 

 

De: Afik Souffir
Enviado: jueves, 1 de octubre de 2020 6:57
Para: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Asunto: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

 

Thanks!

I'll do the test now.

I need to past in 100%?

 

Thanks for everything,

 

Afik

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Quentin Christensen
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 2:49 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

I meant to mention that :)

 

The NVDA certification exam is available here: https://certification.nvaccess.org/

 

It is free for anyone to sit.  When you pass, if you would like to have your name added to the list and receive a certificate, the cost is $100 Australian (roughly 246 Israeli New Shekel according to Google).  We know a number of organisations are using it for their clients to demonstrate proficiency in computer skills.

 

Kind regards

 

Quentin.

 

On Thu, Oct 1, 2020 at 8:54 PM Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...> wrote:

 

Hi Quentin,

 

Thanks so much.

 

I heard about certification test of NVDA.

What I'm earn for this? How can I do this test?

 

Thanks for everything!

 

Afik

Btw, I'll contribute to the list as much as I can.

 

 

 

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Quentin Christensen
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 1:45 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

Hi Afik,

 

Well, you're here in the NVDA users email group, so that's a great start :)  One thing you can do from right here, is endeavour to help when people ask questions and are stuck with how to do things.

 

As you know, being open source means NVDA can accept input from anyone, regardless of where you are, and we do value our many volunteer contributors around the world.  We have our list of open issues at: https://github.com/nvaccess/nvda/issues which you are most welcome to either contribute to, if you find a bug which isn't there, or investigate to confirm the current status of reported issues.  We accept pull requests for issues, or if you have an idea which might not fit in NVDA core, you might consider creating an add-on for it: https://addons.nvda-project.org/index.en.html

We also have a developers email list you might be interested in joining: https://groups.io/g/nvda-devel

I can't help directly with a job - unless you are based in Australia, in which case we do currently have a developer position we are looking to fill: https://www.nvaccess.org/post/nv-access-seeking-software-engineer/  Please note, you do need to be an "Australian resident for tax purposes" to be eligible (you can find the Australian Government's definition of that term here if you are unsure: https://www.ato.gov.au/individuals/international-tax-for-individuals/work-out-your-tax-residency/#:~:text=The%20primary%20test%20of%20tax,physical%20presence).

Kind regards

Quentin.

 

 

On Thu, Oct 1, 2020 at 8:30 PM Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...> wrote:

 

Hello,

 

I want to jon the NVDA community, help people and even improve NVDA. I want NVDA to be the attractive screen reader to people.

Also, I want a job.

 

How can I do it?

 

 

Afik Souffir

 

 


 

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Training and Support Manager

 


 

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Training and Support Manager

 

 


Re: how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

Hi,

Actually, the very fact that you are willing to contribute more shows that you have already joined the NVDA Community (being a member of this list and other NVDA forums is just one of the ways to join the growing NVDA community).

Cheers,

Joseph

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of CARLOS-ESTEBAN
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:32 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

Hi all.

The minimum Rating for pass the exam is 80%.

And contralulations, you have a good idea of join to the NVDA community.

Regards.

 

Carlos Esteban Martínez Macías.

Músico (pianista) y también ayuda a usuarios ciegos y con discapacidad visual, con el uso de lectores de pantalla y tecnología.

Experto certificado en el lector de pantalla NVDA.

 

Musician (pianist) and help to the blind people, with use of screen readers and technology. Certified expert in the screen reader NVDA.

 

 

De: Afik Souffir
Enviado: jueves, 1 de octubre de 2020 6:57
Para: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Asunto: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

 

Thanks!

I'll do the test now.

I need to past in 100%?

 

Thanks for everything,

 

Afik

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Quentin Christensen
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 2:49 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

I meant to mention that :)

 

The NVDA certification exam is available here: https://certification.nvaccess.org/

 

It is free for anyone to sit.  When you pass, if you would like to have your name added to the list and receive a certificate, the cost is $100 Australian (roughly 246 Israeli New Shekel according to Google).  We know a number of organisations are using it for their clients to demonstrate proficiency in computer skills.

 

Kind regards

 

Quentin.

 

On Thu, Oct 1, 2020 at 8:54 PM Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...> wrote:

 

Hi Quentin,

 

Thanks so much.

 

I heard about certification test of NVDA.

What I'm earn for this? How can I do this test?

 

Thanks for everything!

 

Afik

Btw, I'll contribute to the list as much as I can.

 

 

 

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Quentin Christensen
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 1:45 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

Hi Afik,

 

Well, you're here in the NVDA users email group, so that's a great start :)  One thing you can do from right here, is endeavour to help when people ask questions and are stuck with how to do things.

 

As you know, being open source means NVDA can accept input from anyone, regardless of where you are, and we do value our many volunteer contributors around the world.  We have our list of open issues at: https://github.com/nvaccess/nvda/issues which you are most welcome to either contribute to, if you find a bug which isn't there, or investigate to confirm the current status of reported issues.  We accept pull requests for issues, or if you have an idea which might not fit in NVDA core, you might consider creating an add-on for it: https://addons.nvda-project.org/index.en.html

We also have a developers email list you might be interested in joining: https://groups.io/g/nvda-devel

I can't help directly with a job - unless you are based in Australia, in which case we do currently have a developer position we are looking to fill: https://www.nvaccess.org/post/nv-access-seeking-software-engineer/  Please note, you do need to be an "Australian resident for tax purposes" to be eligible (you can find the Australian Government's definition of that term here if you are unsure: https://www.ato.gov.au/individuals/international-tax-for-individuals/work-out-your-tax-residency/#:~:text=The%20primary%20test%20of%20tax,physical%20presence).

Kind regards

Quentin.

 

 

On Thu, Oct 1, 2020 at 8:30 PM Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...> wrote:

 

Hello,

 

I want to jon the NVDA community, help people and even improve NVDA. I want NVDA to be the attractive screen reader to people.

Also, I want a job.

 

How can I do it?

 

 

Afik Souffir

 

 


 

--

Quentin Christensen
Training and Support Manager

 


 

--

Quentin Christensen
Training and Support Manager

 

 


Re: how can i join NVDA community and help people

CARLOS-ESTEBAN <carlosestebanpianista@...>
 

Hi all.

The minimum Rating for pass the exam is 80%.

And contralulations, you have a good idea of join to the NVDA community.

Regards.

 

Carlos Esteban Martínez Macías.

Músico (pianista) y también ayuda a usuarios ciegos y con discapacidad visual, con el uso de lectores de pantalla y tecnología.

Experto certificado en el lector de pantalla NVDA.

 

Musician (pianist) and help to the blind people, with use of screen readers and technology. Certified expert in the screen reader NVDA.

 

 

De: Afik Souffir
Enviado: jueves, 1 de octubre de 2020 6:57
Para: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Asunto: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

 

Thanks!

I'll do the test now.

I need to past in 100%?

 

Thanks for everything,

 

Afik

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Quentin Christensen
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 2:49 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

I meant to mention that :)

 

The NVDA certification exam is available here: https://certification.nvaccess.org/

 

It is free for anyone to sit.  When you pass, if you would like to have your name added to the list and receive a certificate, the cost is $100 Australian (roughly 246 Israeli New Shekel according to Google).  We know a number of organisations are using it for their clients to demonstrate proficiency in computer skills.

 

Kind regards

 

Quentin.

 

On Thu, Oct 1, 2020 at 8:54 PM Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...> wrote:

 

Hi Quentin,

 

Thanks so much.

 

I heard about certification test of NVDA.

What I'm earn for this? How can I do this test?

 

Thanks for everything!

 

Afik

Btw, I'll contribute to the list as much as I can.

 

 

 

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Quentin Christensen
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 1:45 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] how can i join NVDA community and help people

 

Hi Afik,

 

Well, you're here in the NVDA users email group, so that's a great start :)  One thing you can do from right here, is endeavour to help when people ask questions and are stuck with how to do things.

 

As you know, being open source means NVDA can accept input from anyone, regardless of where you are, and we do value our many volunteer contributors around the world.  We have our list of open issues at: https://github.com/nvaccess/nvda/issues which you are most welcome to either contribute to, if you find a bug which isn't there, or investigate to confirm the current status of reported issues.  We accept pull requests for issues, or if you have an idea which might not fit in NVDA core, you might consider creating an add-on for it: https://addons.nvda-project.org/index.en.html

We also have a developers email list you might be interested in joining: https://groups.io/g/nvda-devel

I can't help directly with a job - unless you are based in Australia, in which case we do currently have a developer position we are looking to fill: https://www.nvaccess.org/post/nv-access-seeking-software-engineer/  Please note, you do need to be an "Australian resident for tax purposes" to be eligible (you can find the Australian Government's definition of that term here if you are unsure: https://www.ato.gov.au/individuals/international-tax-for-individuals/work-out-your-tax-residency/#:~:text=The%20primary%20test%20of%20tax,physical%20presence).

Kind regards

Quentin.

 

 

On Thu, Oct 1, 2020 at 8:30 PM Afik Souffir <afik.souffir@...> wrote:

 

Hello,

 

I want to jon the NVDA community, help people and even improve NVDA. I want NVDA to be the attractive screen reader to people.

Also, I want a job.

 

How can I do it?

 

 

Afik Souffir

 

 


 

--

Quentin Christensen
Training and Support Manager

 


 

--

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Training and Support Manager

 

 


Re: Veracryp's SecureDesktop opt not usable latest trunk

 

Hi,
One way to find out: does Narrator announce Vericrypt secure desktop screen? If it doesn't, it might be time to let Vericrypt people know about accessibility issues from their side.
Cheers,
Joseph

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of john doe
Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 2:08 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Veracryp's SecureDesktop opt not usable latest trunk

Based on the feedback I got so far, I think I need to clarify my
thoughts/questions:

According to Gene, secureDesktop triggered by UAC is working when NVDA is installed.
As I can not test this for now, I'll trust Gene on that one.


Why can't NVDA take advantage of secureDesktop in portable mode (technical limitation, support lacking in NVDA ...)?


The following speaks only in the context of Veracrypt:

As far as testing goes, the secureDesktop triggered by Veracrypt (2) is not accessible with NVDA installed or in portable mode.
If I understand correctly, secureDesktop should at least be accessible when NVDA is installed.

- Why is secureDesktop triggered by Veracrypt not accessible at all?


I appriciate any feedback.


1)
https://sourceforge.net/p/veracrypt/discussion/technical/thread/461d302e/
2)
https://msdn.microsoft.com/ru-ru/library/windows/desktop/ms682124(v=vs.85).aspx

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Re: Introducing the Quick Dictionary add-on #addonrelease

Oleksandr Gryshchenko
 

Hi Lauracornwell,

> do you know when it will be put into the addons website?

I would really want to add Quick Dictionary to add-ons website.
I use it myself and hope that it will be useful for other users.
But this is my first add-on that I share with such a large community and I'm not yet familiar with the procedure for adding add-ons to the add-ons website.
Can anyone tell me where to read about this process?
Or maybe someone already has experience publishing their add-ons and can tell me about it.
Thank you!

Best wishes!

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Re: Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech

Gene
 

I don't know if there is another available solution. You could try this one, but I have no idea if it would work.

I don't know what player you use but try having one of your players play an audio file and set the player to repeat so it plays for the whole session. Have the volume be all the way down for the player. It may be that simply having the player play, even with the volume completely down would keep the sound card active.

Gene

-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Gartmann
Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2020 9:58 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech





Well, it is just my personal preference 😊.



I have had the app give error messages sometimes during start-up, so then I first unchecked it from start-up and then decided to uninstall it.



But no offense intended. The author of this program is definitely meeting a need and it is appreciated.



Daniel





-----Oprindelig meddelelse-----
Fra: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> På vegne af Gene
Sendt: 1. oktober 2020 14:30
Til: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Emne: Re: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech



I don't understand why it is unacceptable. Why would you want to uninstall it if it works? I suppose the writing done by the developer is in Italian but since all you do is install it and run it if necessary, is there a problem I am unaware of?



Gene

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

From: Daniel Gartmann

Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2020 7:18 AM

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech





Yes. The Silenzio app solved the problem, but it is a pain to uninstall. Had

to manually remove a folder, and the uninstall messages came up in a

language I don't understand, so for me this wasn't acceptable.



Daniel





-----Oprindelig meddelelse-----

Fra: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> På vegne af Gene

Sendt: 1. oktober 2020 14:11

Til: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Emne: Re: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech



Have you tried the work around discussed in this article?

https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fmosen.org%2Fsoundsfrustrating%2F&;data=02%7C01%7C%7Cb7e93cefd8e742a27c0308d86605c0f7%7C84df9e7fe9f640afb435aaaaaaaaaaaa%7C1%7C0%7C637371522181773791&amp;sdata=Wc5nTRWxOEuZcHn3paqyJ7PgV1kg6vQd1ITnll52lTI%3D&amp;reserved=0



To find the start of the discussion of the work around I'm referring to,

search the page, making sure to be at the top first, thanks so. The period

ends the sentence and shouldn't be included in the search.



You may want to read the entire article out of interest but that's how to

find the discussion immediately.



Gene

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

From: Daniel Gartmann

Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2020 3:36 AM

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech











Hello,







Has anyone experienced that using the CodeFactory Vocalizer and Eloquence

add-on for NVDA, the first part of the speech gets cut off if you haven’t

used the system for some seconds? This happens on my computer using NVDA

2020.3 beta 3 and Codefactory Vocalizer and Eloquence add-on version 1.9

which should be the latest version according to

https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.codefactoryglobal.com%2F&;data=02%7C01%7C%7Cb7e93cefd8e742a27c0308d86605c0f7%7C84df9e7fe9f640afb435aaaaaaaaaaaa%7C1%7C0%7C637371522181778782&amp;sdata=AiEjF2PmxEDAiVtWXc%2BTU11K2qW9U51kDhuX1BeqcjU%3D&amp;reserved=0







This does not happen with the OneCore voices supplied with Windows10, as far

as I have been able to test.







I haven’t been able to test this with earlier versions, and I don’t know if

the add-on can be used in the portable version alongside an installed

version in order to test this with the latest alpha version.







I don’t mind adding comments to an issue on GitHub, should such an issue

already exist. I can create one as well if needed.







Kind regards







Daniel


Re: Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech

Daniel Gartmann <dgartmann@...>
 

 

Well, it is just my personal preference 😊.

 

I have had the app give error messages sometimes during start-up, so then I first unchecked it from start-up and then decided to uninstall it.

 

But no offense intended. The author of this program is definitely meeting a need and it is appreciated.

 

Daniel

 

 

-----Oprindelig meddelelse-----
Fra: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> På vegne af Gene
Sendt: 1. oktober 2020 14:30
Til: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Emne: Re: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech

 

I don't understand why it is unacceptable.  Why would you want to uninstall it if it works?  I suppose the writing done by the developer is in Italian but since all you do is install it and run it if necessary, is there a problem I am unaware of?

 

Gene

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

From: Daniel Gartmann

Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2020 7:18 AM

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech

 

 

Yes. The Silenzio app solved the problem, but it is a pain to uninstall. Had

to manually remove a folder, and the uninstall messages came up in a

language I don't understand, so for me this wasn't acceptable.

 

Daniel

 

 

-----Oprindelig meddelelse-----

Fra: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> På vegne af Gene

Sendt: 1. oktober 2020 14:11

Til: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Emne: Re: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech

 

Have you tried the work around discussed in this article?

https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fmosen.org%2Fsoundsfrustrating%2F&amp;data=02%7C01%7C%7Cb7e93cefd8e742a27c0308d86605c0f7%7C84df9e7fe9f640afb435aaaaaaaaaaaa%7C1%7C0%7C637371522181773791&amp;sdata=Wc5nTRWxOEuZcHn3paqyJ7PgV1kg6vQd1ITnll52lTI%3D&amp;reserved=0

 

To find the start of the discussion of the work around I'm referring to,

search the page, making sure to be at the top first, thanks so.  The period

ends the sentence and shouldn't be included in the search.

 

You may want to read the entire article out of interest but that's how to

find the discussion immediately.

 

Gene

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

From: Daniel Gartmann

Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2020 3:36 AM

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: [nvda] Vocalizer for NVDA skips first part of speech

 

 

 

 

 

Hello,

 

 

 

Has anyone experienced that using the CodeFactory Vocalizer and Eloquence

add-on for NVDA, the first part of the speech gets cut off if you haven’t

used the system for some seconds? This happens on my computer using NVDA

2020.3 beta 3 and Codefactory Vocalizer and Eloquence add-on version 1.9

which should be the latest version according to

https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.codefactoryglobal.com%2F&amp;data=02%7C01%7C%7Cb7e93cefd8e742a27c0308d86605c0f7%7C84df9e7fe9f640afb435aaaaaaaaaaaa%7C1%7C0%7C637371522181778782&amp;sdata=AiEjF2PmxEDAiVtWXc%2BTU11K2qW9U51kDhuX1BeqcjU%3D&amp;reserved=0

 

 

 

This does not happen with the OneCore voices supplied with Windows10, as far

as I have been able to test.

 

 

 

I haven’t been able to test this with earlier versions, and I don’t know if

the add-on can be used in the portable version alongside an installed

version in order to test this with the latest alpha version.

 

 

 

I don’t mind adding comments to an issue on GitHub, should such an issue

already exist. I can create one as well if needed.

 

 

 

Kind regards

 

 

 

Daniel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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