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Arlene
 

Yes we do. We celebrate Thanks Giving on the second Monday in October.

 

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From: Howard Traxler
Sent: November 25, 2021 6:56 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

Do you mean to say that Columbus was not one of the pilgrims and it didn't happen in 1492?  My histaria teachers should be ashamed.

Howard

On 11/25/2021 8:00 PM, Gene wrote:

After the Pilgrims landed, they had a brutally hard winter and some of them died.  The first Thanksgiving was celebrated after the first summer, in the fall because of the good harvest that year. 

 

Gene

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

Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 7:54 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

Hi, India,

 

The Pilgrams cme from England to fight for freedom from their tyrannical government. They settled in a place called Janestown in 1620. They came to our shores on a ship called the Mayflower. After settlihng on our shores, they gave thanks to God for all the blessings he had given them. That’s why we celebrate Thanksgiving. I know Canada celebrates Thanksgiving in October.

 

I hope this helps somewhat.

 

Rosemarie

 

 

 

Sent from Mail for Windows

 

From: udit pandey
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:42 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

Happy thanksgiving day to all!

I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!

can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?

 

 

 

 

 


locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

Monte Single
 

Maby it is in Brazilo;  in Canada, it is the second Monday  in October.

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
Sent: November 25, 2021 7:45 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

i'm from brazil, isn't thanksgiving in desember?

 

Em qui., 25 de nov. de 2021 às 22:42, udit pandey <udit52805@...> escreveu:

Happy thanksgiving day to all!

I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!

can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?

 

 


locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

Howard Traxler
 

Do you mean to say that Columbus was not one of the pilgrims and it didn't happen in 1492?  My histaria teachers should be ashamed.

Howard

On 11/25/2021 8:00 PM, Gene wrote:
After the Pilgrims landed, they had a brutally hard winter and some of them died.  The first Thanksgiving was celebrated after the first summer, in the fall because of the good harvest that year. 
 
Gene
-----Original Message-----
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 7:54 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice
 

Hi, India,

 

The Pilgrams cme from England to fight for freedom from their tyrannical government. They settled in a place called Janestown in 1620. They came to our shores on a ship called the Mayflower. After settlihng on our shores, they gave thanks to God for all the blessings he had given them. That’s why we celebrate Thanksgiving. I know Canada celebrates Thanksgiving in October.

 

I hope this helps somewhat.

 

Rosemarie

 

 

 

Sent from Mail for Windows

 

From: udit pandey
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:42 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

Happy thanksgiving day to all!

I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!

can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?

 

 

 



Re: nv speech player

Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
 

for those who don't play NV speech player, create a copy of NVDA 2020.4, and install this add-on

Em qui., 25 de nov. de 2021 às 23:22, Christopher Duffley <christophernduffley@...> escreveu:

I actually quite liked the Adam voice which its variant is not currently in Espeak as far as I'm aware. I know that the Adam voice is there, but it's not the familiar one I heard in NVSpeechPlayer.

As you've just said, if anyone's willing to continue with this, that would be awesome! If not, I have plans to revive some add-ons that might not be maintained by anyone else, mostly nostalgic ones like OldEloquence and possibly some modern ones as well.

I'll hopefully be in the process of learning Python so I can hopefully help out with not just add-ons but, if needed, NVDA itself.

Thanks,

Christopher Duffley
Host of Mission Possible Podcast: http://www.missionpossiblepodcast.com
Cell: +1 (603) 851-6971

12 Pro Max

On Nov 25, 2021, at 19:49, Eduardo Fermiano Luccas <25102008luccas@...> wrote:


hello friends, i was talking to quentin about the NV speech player addon support, and i think it would be nice for a user who understands that to continue the project! i know that with NVDA 2021.2 we had espeak NG with the same voices and i thought even better, but it's not for me, it's for users who like eloquence and can't buy it, so someone can continue this project, it would be really cool


Re: nv speech player

Christopher Duffley
 

I actually quite liked the Adam voice which its variant is not currently in Espeak as far as I'm aware. I know that the Adam voice is there, but it's not the familiar one I heard in NVSpeechPlayer.

As you've just said, if anyone's willing to continue with this, that would be awesome! If not, I have plans to revive some add-ons that might not be maintained by anyone else, mostly nostalgic ones like OldEloquence and possibly some modern ones as well.

I'll hopefully be in the process of learning Python so I can hopefully help out with not just add-ons but, if needed, NVDA itself.

Thanks,

Christopher Duffley
Host of Mission Possible Podcast: http://www.missionpossiblepodcast.com
Cell: +1 (603) 851-6971

12 Pro Max

On Nov 25, 2021, at 19:49, Eduardo Fermiano Luccas <25102008luccas@...> wrote:


hello friends, i was talking to quentin about the NV speech player addon support, and i think it would be nice for a user who understands that to continue the project! i know that with NVDA 2021.2 we had espeak NG with the same voices and i thought even better, but it's not for me, it's for users who like eloquence and can't buy it, so someone can continue this project, it would be really cool


Re: first inprocess

Quentin Christensen
 

Thank you Eduardo!

That prompts me, I'll have to remember to commemorate the 5th anniversary in January :)

On Fri, Nov 26, 2021 at 1:14 PM Sarah k Alawami <marrie12@...> wrote:

You can also use paste bin to give us the text as well. I love and use that site when necessary.

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:21 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] first inprocess

 

You evidently tried to send an attachment.  This list, and lists in general, don’t accept attachments for security reasons.  You can upload the material to a file sharing service and send a link in a message.

 

Gene

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

Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 2:36 PM

Subject: [nvda] first inprocess

 

Hello friends, it is with great affection that I send the first in process which was on January 20, 2017! I hope old users remember, and 2020 users like me, I hope you read this to see how the in process was introduced!



--
Quentin Christensen
Training and Support Manager


Re: nv speech player

Quentin Christensen
 

Just to follow up on Eduardo's comments.  On the NV Speech Player's GitHub page, we have posted the following maintenance note (This is not new btw, I'm just sharing to ensure we're all on the same page):

"Maintenance Note
NV Access is no longer maintaining this project. If you make use of this project or find it interesting, and you have the time and expertise to maintain it, please feel free to fork it and let us know you are interested in taking it on.

This includes the speechPlayer core itself, plus the nvSpeechPlayer NVDA add-on also in this repository. Note that the eSpeak-ng/espeak-ng project also includes a copy of the speechPlayer code as an alternative Klatt implementation."


Kind regards

Quentin.

On Fri, Nov 26, 2021 at 11:49 AM Eduardo Fermiano Luccas <25102008luccas@...> wrote:
hello friends, i was talking to quentin about the NV speech player addon support, and i think it would be nice for a user who understands that to continue the project! i know that with NVDA 2021.2 we had espeak NG with the same voices and i thought even better, but it's not for me, it's for users who like eloquence and can't buy it, so someone can continue this project, it would be really cool



--
Quentin Christensen
Training and Support Manager


Re: first inprocess

Sarah k Alawami
 

You can also use paste bin to give us the text as well. I love and use that site when necessary.

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:21 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] first inprocess

 

You evidently tried to send an attachment.  This list, and lists in general, don’t accept attachments for security reasons.  You can upload the material to a file sharing service and send a link in a message.

 

Gene

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

Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 2:36 PM

Subject: [nvda] first inprocess

 

Hello friends, it is with great affection that I send the first in process which was on January 20, 2017! I hope old users remember, and 2020 users like me, I hope you read this to see how the in process was introduced!


locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

Gene
 

After the Pilgrims landed, they had a brutally hard winter and some of them died.  The first Thanksgiving was celebrated after the first summer, in the fall because of the good harvest that year. 
 
Gene

-----Original Message-----
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 7:54 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice
 

Hi, India,

 

The Pilgrams cme from England to fight for freedom from their tyrannical government. They settled in a place called Janestown in 1620. They came to our shores on a ship called the Mayflower. After settlihng on our shores, they gave thanks to God for all the blessings he had given them. That’s why we celebrate Thanksgiving. I know Canada celebrates Thanksgiving in October.

 

I hope this helps somewhat.

 

Rosemarie

 

 

 

Sent from Mail for Windows

 

From: udit pandey
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:42 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

Happy thanksgiving day to all!

I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!

can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?

 

 

 


locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
 

my family said that thanksgiving is celebrated a few days before christmas

Em qui., 25 de nov. de 2021 às 22:56, Rosemarie Chavarria <knitqueen2007@...> escreveu:

Hi, Edwardo,

 

No, Thanksgiving is in November here in the United States. We celebrate Christmas in December.

 

Rosemarie

 

 

 

Sent from Mail for Windows

 

From: Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:45 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

i'm from brazil, isn't thanksgiving in desember?

 

Em qui., 25 de nov. de 2021 às 22:42, udit pandey <udit52805@...> escreveu:

Happy thanksgiving day to all!

I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!

can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?

 

 

 


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Rosemarie Chavarria
 

Hi, Edwardo,

 

No, Thanksgiving is in November here in the United States. We celebrate Christmas in December.

 

Rosemarie

 

 

 

Sent from Mail for Windows

 

From: Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:45 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

i'm from brazil, isn't thanksgiving in desember?

 

Em qui., 25 de nov. de 2021 às 22:42, udit pandey <udit52805@...> escreveu:

Happy thanksgiving day to all!

I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!

can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?

 

 

 


locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

Rosemarie Chavarria
 

Hi, India,

 

The Pilgrams cme from England to fight for freedom from their tyrannical government. They settled in a place called Janestown in 1620. They came to our shores on a ship called the Mayflower. After settlihng on our shores, they gave thanks to God for all the blessings he had given them. That’s why we celebrate Thanksgiving. I know Canada celebrates Thanksgiving in October.

 

I hope this helps somewhat.

 

Rosemarie

 

 

 

Sent from Mail for Windows

 

From: udit pandey
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 5:42 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

 

Happy thanksgiving day to all!

I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!

can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?

 

 

 


locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
 

i'm from brazil, isn't thanksgiving in desember?

Em qui., 25 de nov. de 2021 às 22:42, udit pandey <udit52805@...> escreveu:

Happy thanksgiving day to all!
I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!
can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?



locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

udit pandey
 

Happy thanksgiving day to all!
I am from India here we dont celebrate this day but hold on, celebrations cannot be stopped so happy thanksgiving day to my dear friends!
can anyone tell me that why you people celebrate this day?



locked Re: Owner's Note: Thank You #adminnotice

Quentin Christensen
 

Thanks Nimer!

And thanks to everyone who makes this community so special and helpful.

I hope everyone is staying safe, having either a great Thanksgiving, or simply a good week.

Kind regards

Quentin.

On Fri, Nov 26, 2021 at 6:03 AM Nimer Jaber <nimerjaber1@...> wrote:
Hello,

On this Thanksgiving day in the U.S., I want to babble and do a bit of reflection, and I hope you will read this message thoroughly. I hope this message finds all of you happy, healthy, content, etc.

This past year has been nothing short of a nightmare for many of us. I know I have, and continue to face struggles, and I have no doubt that many of you are as well. All I can say is, we need to try to remain resilient. We need to lean on one another. We need to lean into those things that make each of us who we are. We need to love, we need to live, and we need to laugh. A lot. Some of us also need to grieve. We need to work through our pain. We need to scream,  we need to cry. For those things, all of those things are what unite us as human beings, across cultures, across religious boundaries, across borders.

In all of that, I want to thank you. Thank you for being part of this community. Thank you for passing along your knowledge to others. Thank you for being part of what makes this community a community. We are all united around NVDA, of course, but we are also unique individuals with struggles, hopes, dreams, etc., and anyone contributing to this community helps make it what it is. Whether you are here to post your questions, or are mostly providing answers, and even if you are simply a lurker, thank you. I am grateful for your support, for being here. We might disagree with one another at times, we might get annoyed at one another at times, but we are all humans, all here united around NVDA.

I also want to thank NvAccess. They are the reason we are here, of course, and they provide equity where that wasn't a thing before NVDA, to many who can now use their computers at no cost. Should you feel called to do so, please consider giving to NVAccess in the form of a donation this year. There are many deals this time of year, of lots of things to buy, but we can all help make sure that NVAccess continues to deliver.

Finally, I realize that Thanksgiving is not celebrated by everyone, and I recognize that some may even be hurting on this day. If you are one of those individuals, I want you to feel comfortable reaching out to me personally, using the contact information in my signature. I am happy to talk to you, and to do what I can to help. If you are an Indigenous person, I hope that you will understand the intent behind this message, and recognize that it is not my intent to cause you suffering. If, for some other reason, you are struggling on this day, I am sorry for your pain, and I hope you will reach out to someone. You are not alone.

--
Best,

Nimer Jaber

Registered Linux User 529141.
http://counter.li.org/

To find out about a free, open-source, and versatile screen reader for Windows, visit nvaccess.org

You can follow @nimerjaber on Twitter for the latest technology news.

Thank you, and have a great day!



--
Quentin Christensen
Training and Support Manager


Re: first inprocess

Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
 

https://www.nvaccess.org/post/introducing-in-process/
Sorry, I forgot to put the link, I hope you read it with love even after that

Em qui., 25 de nov. de 2021 às 22:21, Gene <gsasner@...> escreveu:

You evidently tried to send an attachment.  This list, and lists in general, don’t accept attachments for security reasons.  You can upload the material to a file sharing service and send a link in a message.
 
Gene
-----Original Message-----
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 2:36 PM
Subject: [nvda] first inprocess
 
Hello friends, it is with great affection that I send the first in process which was on January 20, 2017! I hope old users remember, and 2020 users like me, I hope you read this to see how the in process was introduced!


Re: first inprocess

Gene
 

You evidently tried to send an attachment.  This list, and lists in general, don’t accept attachments for security reasons.  You can upload the material to a file sharing service and send a link in a message.
 
Gene

-----Original Message-----
Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2021 2:36 PM
Subject: [nvda] first inprocess
 
Hello friends, it is with great affection that I send the first in process which was on January 20, 2017! I hope old users remember, and 2020 users like me, I hope you read this to see how the in process was introduced!


nv speech player

Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
 

hello friends, i was talking to quentin about the NV speech player addon support, and i think it would be nice for a user who understands that to continue the project! i know that with NVDA 2021.2 we had espeak NG with the same voices and i thought even better, but it's not for me, it's for users who like eloquence and can't buy it, so someone can continue this project, it would be really cool


Thanksgiving greetings

udit pandey
 

hi group,
I want to say to you all
Happy Thanksgiving to everyone if you celebrate it in your country


first inprocess

Eduardo Fermiano Luccas
 

Hello friends, it is with great affection that I send the first in process which was on January 20, 2017! I hope old users remember, and 2020 users like me, I hope you read this to see how the in process was introduced!

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