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Re: CodeFactory updated their download of the Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

 

Well if you try performing a search for something like "codefactoryglobal.com" or "code factory" in Outlook you should find the key (I found mine this way).
Now I can finally enjoy the new NVDA update...


Re: CodeFactory updated their download of the Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

Clarissa Mitchell
 

Okay, I remembered that I had activated it on another computer when I
was living somewhere else and coming back for the holidays. I got my
key from the other computer and made sure to save it in a file on my
flash drive. So it's activated on my main computer now, and I will
never lose my key. Now I just have to send another email to AT Guys,
as I had already contacted them saying I lost my key. Now I have to
tell them I found it!

On 5/24/22, Dave Grossoehme <dave@...> wrote:
I don't know that's is a good idea to leave it on the notepad now, then
do the update. I'd save the code to a file somewhere, that you can
retrieve it from later. If left on notepad and not saved somewhere and
the no button is pressed when closing notepad to make the restart for
updating it is lost.

Dave


On 5/24/2022 3:14 PM, Joseph Norton wrote:

Hi:

I did some testing and here is what I found out.

If you update NVDA, it will disable the add-on, which you are warned
about.

When you install the new update to the add-on, it also removes any
Vocalizer voices installed. It also deletes the activation from the
computer, so you will need to enter your activation code again.

If you have not updated yet, but, aren’t sure where your code is, you
may be able to retrieve it from the About tab in the settings.

Press NVDA+N and go down to Code Factory, Press Enter twice to open up
the settings dialog. Go into the about tab and press tab until you
hear “Enter activation key”. Your key should be displayed and
selected. If you press CTRL+C on it, it will copy the key to the
clipboard. You can then save it to a text file or just keep it there.
If you keep it on the clipboard, you can then update both NVDA and the
add-on. Once you have restarted NVDA with the new version of the
add-on installed, you can go into the Code Factory menu selection, and
re-activate with the key you previously copied to the clipboard.

You will need to re-download any Vocalizer voices after the activation.

You should not loose any of your activations, since your computer ID
string will not change.

Hope this helps.

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*Sent: *Tuesday, May 24, 2022 12:42 PM
*To: *nvda@nvda.groups.io
*Subject: *Re: [nvda] CodeFactory updated their download of the
Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

Can you just install the update over your existing copy of the addon or

do you have to remove the old one?

On 5/24/2022 9:44 AM, Joseph Norton wrote:

Hi listers:
Code Factory has updated their own link for the Eloquence/Vocalizer
driver. They just updated the file, but, left the filename the same.
However, it is definitely changed, since I’m using it right now. They
haven’t yet done the one branded for ATGuys, but, it doesn’t
matter—their download also works with the licensing system. Here’s the
link:
https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon

<https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon>

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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

Jackie
 

Weirdly, you can see the edit boxes, but characters don't appear when
entered. This looks for all the world like 1 of those cintilla (sp?)
edit boxes where screen readers don't see the cursor. Having thus
said, Narrator can, but doesn't do a particularly good job w/the rest
of the site.

I thought Ireland had accessibility laws in place.

On 5/24/22, Cearbhall O'Meadhra <cearbhall.omeadhra@...> wrote:
Brian,



This is something I did not know before! I'll explore the security settings
and see what change that might make.





All the best,



Cearbhall



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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 10:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox



By the way, the Firefox Settings has five true settings panes - General,
Home, Search, Privacy & Security, Sync - plus the allied More from Mozilla
Pane.

I get to the "Pane List" by hitting SHIFT + TAB 3 times immediately after
opening Settings, at which point you will be on the General Pane entry and
can down arrow until you hit Privacy & Security Pane. For any pane, hitting
TAB 4 times from the Pane List gets you to the first setting in that pane.

There may be an easier way, but my "quick and dirty" testing didn't uncover
it.
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

Cearbhall O'Meadhra
 

Brian,

 

This is something I did not know before! I'll explore the security settings and see what change that might make.

 

 

All the best,

 

Cearbhall

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 10:33 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

By the way, the Firefox Settings has five true settings panes - General, Home, Search, Privacy & Security, Sync - plus the allied More from Mozilla Pane.

I get to the "Pane List" by hitting SHIFT + TAB 3 times immediately after opening Settings, at which point you will be on the General Pane entry and can down arrow until you hit Privacy & Security Pane.  For any pane, hitting TAB 4 times from the Pane List gets you to the first setting in that pane.

There may be an easier way, but my "quick and dirty" testing didn't uncover it.
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

By the way, the Firefox Settings has five true settings panes - General, Home, Search, Privacy & Security, Sync - plus the allied More from Mozilla Pane.

I get to the "Pane List" by hitting SHIFT + TAB 3 times immediately after opening Settings, at which point you will be on the General Pane entry and can down arrow until you hit Privacy & Security Pane.  For any pane, hitting TAB 4 times from the Pane List gets you to the first setting in that pane.

There may be an easier way, but my "quick and dirty" testing didn't uncover it.
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Cearbhall,

Would you mind sending the URL (either via private message or on group) for the page where you're having the problem.  Whether or not one has valid login credentials should not matter based on what you've been saying, as it seems you can't get to the edit boxes (or some of them).

This is another of those issues that really is not going to be solved "in the abstract."  Examination of actual behavior on the page is the key to zeroing in on what's happening and not happening.
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

Cearbhall O'Meadhra
 

Brian,

 

I have just created an NVDA  log file  for the action of opening the dri.ie web page and attempting to enter my email address. No other actions were included. Would you find it useful to look it over and see if you can spot what is blocking the edit?

I won't post it if it is not useful.

 

 

All the best,

 

Cearbhall

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 8:38 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Cearbhall,

See Mozilla Help Article:  How to Clear the Firefox Cache
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

Cearbhall O'Meadhra
 

Brain,

 

I have my Firefox set to not save the History. I wonder fi that has hidden the cache management tool?

 

 

All the best,

 

Cearbhall

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 8:38 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Cearbhall,

See Mozilla Help Article:  How to Clear the Firefox Cache
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

Cearbhall O'Meadhra
 

Sorry Chris,

 

That keystroke did nothing at all. It does not even show up as a valid command.

 

 

All the best,

 

Cearbhall

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 9:21 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

CTRL+SHIFT+Del

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Cearbhall O'Meadhra
Sent: May 24, 2022 4:20 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Sorry, Brian,

 

I can open settings but the "Privacy & Security panel". Does not show up anywhere in settings as spoken by NVDA.

 

Anyway this editing problem is not temporary or recent but has always been the case. So, perhaps clearing the cache will have nothing to do with NVDA not reading the edit window.

 

I would happily clear the cache if I could find it. If you know how to get there by keystrokes, I would be happy to complete that step.

 

All the best,

 

Cearbhall

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 8:38 2. Select the Privacy & Security panel. PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Cearbhall,

See Mozilla Help Article:  How to Clear the Firefox Cache
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Re: Whether or not recommending new NVDA user to set Capslock as NVDA key

Tyler Wood
 

Personally, for me, I prefer capslock. This is mainly because I've trained myself to stop relying on the numpad in my daily use - with most laptops not offering it. Now I find it slightly convenient for desktop layout (which, by the way, can still be used for most navigation commands even if laptop mode is selected in NVDA's keyboard settings), but often times, even when it is available, I find myself reverting to alternative commands from muscle memory.
It's all personal preference - I personally am very adaptable teaching students but I also feel like it's important to offer any alternative available. The numpad insert key may not be there on a laptop, or like me, they may grow to feel more comfortable using capslock as a modifier key, so I think it's important to not only demonstrate desktop commands but laptop as well. I know far too many who rely on the numpad due to how they were initially taught - and at this point, I'm far more proficient using the top number row for data entry than I ever was using the number pad, so perhaps I'm biased.

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of William
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 12:53 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Whether or not recommending new NVDA user to set Capslock as NVDA key

I do programming as well, many variables and function names include both
upper case and lower case.

and many of my passwords used in login in include upper and lower case.

So personally I do not use Capslock as NVDA key.

But for new NVDA users, I will try to explain to them the possible
benefits and problems of setting Capslock as NVDA key and let them choose.

But many of them are newly blind people, and they do not have the
knowledge to decide on themselves on whether they should set Capslock as
NVDA key or not.




Carlos Medrano 於 24/5/2022 01:55 寫道:
Hmm. I usually tell people to try it both ways. Keep in mind that I'm
considering this from the perspective of having key echo turned off
and being really aggravated to find out that I've been coding for the
last 5 to 10 minutes in upper case. Most programming languages are
case sensitive, and depending on the programming style used, it's rare
for me to write anything in upper case.


Having Capslock used as a modifier by NVDA makes it much harder for me
to accidentally enable it in this particular case.


Hope this is helpful.


On 5/23/2022 12:38 PM, Bob Cavanaugh wrote:
Does JAWS have this option? The only reason I ask is because JAWS was
the first screen reader I used, and this was not the modifier.
Therefore, I've found it quite strange to use that key, even though
NVDA has had it as an option ever since I've been using it. It's also
why I wasn't a fan of the revamped Narrator when it came out, because
that was its only modifier. That being said, it's really user
preference as has been stated before.

On 5/23/22, Chris Mullins <cjmullins29@...> wrote:
Hi

I always set Caps Lock as an NVDA modifier Because as a touch
typist, it is
more convenient to have a modifier key on each side of the keyboard to
facilitate command entry. For the same reason, I always get an
external
keyboard with 2 Windows keys.



I rarely type in all capitals so the double press of the Caps Lock
to engage
capital input is not an issue as using the shift key is not difficult.



Cheers

Chris

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From: William
Sent: 23 May 2022 04:14
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: [nvda] Whether or not recommending new NVDA user to set
Capslock as
NVDA key



Hi all,



I would like to ask for your opinion.



Some new NVDA users, including desktop and laptop owners, will ask for

my opinion on whether they should set the Capslock as the NVDA key.



With regard to desktop and laptop environment, the logic that I have

provided them are as follows:



1. setting Capslock key as NVDA key, you have to press the key two
times

in order to input capital letters. But if you have to frequently press

the Capslock key to type capital letters, then setting Capslock key as

NVDA key will not be a good option.



2. setting Capslock key as NVDA key, you have one more option of NVDA

key, which you can choose from using the Capslock key or Insert key as

the NVDA key. But if you do not set Capslock as NVDA key, you will most

probably have to limit to pressing Insert key (laptop) or Insert key or

Numpad 0 (desktop).





How would you advice new NVDA users if they own a desktop or laptop

regarding this issue? thanks.



































Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

Chris Smart
 

CTRL+SHIFT+Del

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Cearbhall O'Meadhra
Sent: May 24, 2022 4:20 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Sorry, Brian,

 

I can open settings but the "Privacy & Security panel". Does not show up anywhere in settings as spoken by NVDA.

 

Anyway this editing problem is not temporary or recent but has always been the case. So, perhaps clearing the cache will have nothing to do with NVDA not reading the edit window.

 

I would happily clear the cache if I could find it. If you know how to get there by keystrokes, I would be happy to complete that step.

 

All the best,

 

Cearbhall

 

m +353 (0)833323487 Ph: _353 (0)1-2864623 e: cearbhall.omeadhra@...

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 8:38 2. Select the Privacy & Security panel. PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Cearbhall,

See Mozilla Help Article:  How to Clear the Firefox Cache
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

Cearbhall O'Meadhra
 

Sorry, Brian,

 

I can open settings but the "Privacy & Security panel". Does not show up anywhere in settings as spoken by NVDA.

 

Anyway this editing problem is not temporary or recent but has always been the case. So, perhaps clearing the cache will have nothing to do with NVDA not reading the edit window.

 

I would happily clear the cache if I could find it. If you know how to get there by keystrokes, I would be happy to complete that step.

 

All the best,

 

Cearbhall

 

m +353 (0)833323487 Ph: _353 (0)1-2864623 e: cearbhall.omeadhra@...

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 8:38 2. Select the Privacy & Security panel. PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Cearbhall,

See Mozilla Help Article:  How to Clear the Firefox Cache
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Re: Code Factory voices with NVDA 2022.1

Don H
 

Yes it is the same voice

On 5/24/2022 2:28 PM, Steve Wettlaufer wrote:
Perhaps a silly question, but have you checked your settings within the
Codefactory add-on to make sure you're still using the voice you think
you are?  For some reason, whenever I update it, it changes me to a
different voice and I have to go in and switch it back.

Steve

On 2022-05-24 2:44 p.m., Don H wrote:
I am running the latest version of Win 10 and just installed NVDA
2022.1.  I also downloaded and installed the Code Factory
vocalizer/Eloquinse addon.
I have been using the Vocalizer Evan voice.  With these updates the
Evan voice has changed.  Guess I will have to get used to a new
sounding voice.  I used my activation code from AT guys.







Re: nvda addons

 

On Tue, May 24, 2022 at 01:43 PM, Brian Vogel wrote:
Easy Table Navigator
-
Apparently the final I-s were being dotted and T-s were being crossed to have Add-On Updater distribute the NVDA 2022.1 compatible version of this add-on and that's now complete.  It should recognize the need to update at this point and trigger said updating.
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Re: Cannot log into web site with Firefox

 

Cearbhall,

See Mozilla Help Article:  How to Clear the Firefox Cache
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Re: CodeFactory updated their download of the Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

Dave Grossoehme
 

I don't know that's is a good idea to leave it on the notepad now, then do the update.  I'd save the code to a file somewhere, that you can retrieve it from later.  If left on notepad and not saved somewhere and the no button is pressed when closing notepad to make the restart for updating it is lost.

Dave


On 5/24/2022 3:14 PM, Joseph Norton wrote:

Hi:

 

I did some testing and here is what I found out.

 

If you update NVDA, it will disable the add-on, which you are warned about.

 

When you install the new update to the add-on, it also removes any Vocalizer voices installed.  It also deletes the activation from the computer, so you will need to enter your activation code again.

 

If you have not updated yet, but, aren’t sure where your code is, you may be able to retrieve it from the About tab in the settings.

 

Press NVDA+N and go down to Code Factory, Press Enter twice to open up the settings dialog.  Go into the about tab and press tab until you hear “Enter activation key”.  Your key should be displayed and selected.  If you press CTRL+C on it, it will copy the key to the clipboard.  You can then save it to a text file or just keep it there.  If you keep it on the clipboard, you can then update both NVDA and the add-on.  Once you have restarted NVDA with the new version of the add-on installed, you can go into the Code Factory menu selection, and re-activate with the key you previously copied to the clipboard.

 

You will need to re-download any Vocalizer voices after the activation.

 

You should not loose any of your activations, since your computer ID string will not change.

 

Hope this helps.

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From: Don H
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 12:42 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] CodeFactory updated their download of the Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

 

Can you just install the update over your existing copy of the addon or

do you have to remove the old one?

 

On 5/24/2022 9:44 AM, Joseph Norton wrote:

> Hi listers:

> Code Factory has updated their own link for the Eloquence/Vocalizer

> driver.  They just updated the file, but, left the filename the same.

> However, it is definitely changed, since I’m using it right now. They

> haven’t yet done the one branded for ATGuys, but, it doesn’t

> matter—their download also works with the licensing system.  Here’s the

> link:

> https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon

> <https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon>

> Hope this helps.

> Sent from Mail <https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=550986> for Windows

>

 

 

 

 

 


Re: Code Factory voices with NVDA 2022.1

Steve Wettlaufer
 

Perhaps a silly question, but have you checked your settings within the Codefactory add-on to make sure you're still using the voice you think you are?  For some reason, whenever I update it, it changes me to a different voice and I have to go in and switch it back.

Steve

On 2022-05-24 2:44 p.m., Don H wrote:
I am running the latest version of Win 10 and just installed NVDA 2022.1.  I also downloaded and installed the Code Factory vocalizer/Eloquinse addon.
I have been using the Vocalizer Evan voice.  With these updates the Evan voice has changed.  Guess I will have to get used to a new sounding voice.  I used my activation code from AT guys.




Re: CodeFactory updated their download of the Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

Clarissa Mitchell
 

Oh darn! I already updated it! I'm screwed! I thought I could find my
key easily. I thought I kept the email. If I did, I don't know where
to look for it.

On 5/24/22, Joseph Norton <joseph.norton@...> wrote:
Hi:



I did some testing and here is what I found out.



If you update NVDA, it will disable the add-on, which you are warned about.



When you install the new update to the add-on, it also removes any Vocalizer
voices installed. It also deletes the activation from the computer, so you
will need to enter your activation code again.



If you have not updated yet, but, aren’t sure where your code is, you may be
able to retrieve it from the About tab in the settings.



Press NVDA+N and go down to Code Factory, Press Enter twice to open up the
settings dialog. Go into the about tab and press tab until you hear “Enter
activation key”. Your key should be displayed and selected. If you press
CTRL+C on it, it will copy the key to the clipboard. You can then save it
to a text file or just keep it there. If you keep it on the clipboard, you
can then update both NVDA and the add-on. Once you have restarted NVDA with
the new version of the add-on installed, you can go into the Code Factory
menu selection, and re-activate with the key you previously copied to the
clipboard.



You will need to re-download any Vocalizer voices after the activation.



You should not loose any of your activations, since your computer ID string
will not change.



Hope this helps.

Sent from Mail for Windows



From: Don H
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 12:42 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] CodeFactory updated their download of the
Eloquence/Vocalizer driver



Can you just install the update over your existing copy of the addon or

do you have to remove the old one?



On 5/24/2022 9:44 AM, Joseph Norton wrote:

Hi listers:
Code Factory has updated their own link for the Eloquence/Vocalizer
driver. They just updated the file, but, left the filename the same.
However, it is definitely changed, since I’m using it right now. They
haven’t yet done the one branded for ATGuys, but, it doesn’t
matter—their download also works with the licensing system. Here’s the
link:
https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon
<https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon>
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Re: CodeFactory updated their download of the Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

Joseph Norton
 

Hi:

 

I did some testing and here is what I found out.

 

If you update NVDA, it will disable the add-on, which you are warned about.

 

When you install the new update to the add-on, it also removes any Vocalizer voices installed.  It also deletes the activation from the computer, so you will need to enter your activation code again.

 

If you have not updated yet, but, aren’t sure where your code is, you may be able to retrieve it from the About tab in the settings.

 

Press NVDA+N and go down to Code Factory, Press Enter twice to open up the settings dialog.  Go into the about tab and press tab until you hear “Enter activation key”.  Your key should be displayed and selected.  If you press CTRL+C on it, it will copy the key to the clipboard.  You can then save it to a text file or just keep it there.  If you keep it on the clipboard, you can then update both NVDA and the add-on.  Once you have restarted NVDA with the new version of the add-on installed, you can go into the Code Factory menu selection, and re-activate with the key you previously copied to the clipboard.

 

You will need to re-download any Vocalizer voices after the activation.

 

You should not loose any of your activations, since your computer ID string will not change.

 

Hope this helps.

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From: Don H
Sent: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 12:42 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] CodeFactory updated their download of the Eloquence/Vocalizer driver

 

Can you just install the update over your existing copy of the addon or

do you have to remove the old one?

 

On 5/24/2022 9:44 AM, Joseph Norton wrote:

> Hi listers:

> Code Factory has updated their own link for the Eloquence/Vocalizer

> driver.  They just updated the file, but, left the filename the same.

> However, it is definitely changed, since I’m using it right now. They

> haven’t yet done the one branded for ATGuys, but, it doesn’t

> matter—their download also works with the licensing system.  Here’s the

> link:

> https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon

> <https://www.codefactoryglobal.com/downloads/installers/codefactory-py3-1.0.nvda-addon>

> Hope this helps.

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Simple guide for using Focus 40 5th gen with NVDA?

Akash Kakkar
 

Hey all,

So I'm looking for simple guide which can help me in learning that how to use Focus 40 5th Gen Braille Display with NVDA.

NVDA seem to have very limited documentation on this and also I don't know why they have used some other naming convensions for the keys which is not mentioned in Focus 40 user guide.

I'm quite confused, I have never used a braille display with NVDA

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