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Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Gene
 

You should be able to record with Goldwave from the computer even if the soundcard doesn’t support it.  That is my understanding from discussions I’ve seen on lists.  But are you talking about recording something from another appliance?  You said your friend has Apple TV, but what will you be recording from?
 
Gene

-----Original Message-----
From: Arlene
Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 6:00 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software
 

Hi, do you have to pay for virtual recorder? If so, can you record with Goldwave? I have it on this computer. Someone gave it to me as a gift. I heard you can do it but never learned how to do it.

 

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From: Gene
Sent: May 9, 2021 2:56 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

But if you are recording material the PC is actually playing, the most simple solution may well be virtual recorder.  then you can use MP3 Direct Cut for editing.  MP3 Direct cut can’t record from your computer itself unless you have a soundcard that supports Stereo Mix, also known by other names including What You Hear.  On board sound, which a typical computer has when sold, usually doesn’t support that option.  An external USB sound card that does is the usual solution.  But Virtual Recorder solves the problem.  It can record what your computer plays even if the onboard sound or sound card you are using doesn’t.

 

Gene

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

Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:37 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

If you are just wanting to record programs and not do any serious editing, then all you'll need is mp3 Direct Cut. This will do the job nicely and will also let you edit out commercials or the beginning and the end of the show if you get a few minutes you don't need. NVDA has an add on for mp3 Direct Cut and works very well.  Best of all, it's FREE! :)

 

Roger

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On 5/9/2021 1:47 PM, Arlene wrote:

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

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From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 

.

 

 


Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Arlene
 

If I use that, does NVDA get onto the recording as you record from the web?

 

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From: Roger Stewart
Sent: May 9, 2021 2:37 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

If you are just wanting to record programs and not do any serious editing, then all you'll need is mp3 Direct Cut. This will do the job nicely and will also let you edit out commercials or the beginning and the end of the show if you get a few minutes you don't need. NVDA has an add on for mp3 Direct Cut and works very well.  Best of all, it's FREE! :)

 

Roger

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On 5/9/2021 1:47 PM, Arlene wrote:

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 

.

 

 


Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Arlene
 

Hi, do you have to pay for virtual recorder? If so, can you record with Goldwave? I have it on this computer. Someone gave it to me as a gift. I heard you can do it but never learned how to do it.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Gene
Sent: May 9, 2021 2:56 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

But if you are recording material the PC is actually playing, the most simple solution may well be virtual recorder.  then you can use MP3 Direct Cut for editing.  MP3 Direct cut can’t record from your computer itself unless you have a soundcard that supports Stereo Mix, also known by other names including What You Hear.  On board sound, which a typical computer has when sold, usually doesn’t support that option.  An external USB sound card that does is the usual solution.  But Virtual Recorder solves the problem.  It can record what your computer plays even if the onboard sound or sound card you are using doesn’t.

 

Gene

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

Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:37 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

If you are just wanting to record programs and not do any serious editing, then all you'll need is mp3 Direct Cut. This will do the job nicely and will also let you edit out commercials or the beginning and the end of the show if you get a few minutes you don't need. NVDA has an add on for mp3 Direct Cut and works very well.  Best of all, it's FREE! :)

 

Roger

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On 5/9/2021 1:47 PM, Arlene wrote:

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 

.

 

 


Re: english Canadian pack

Louise Pfau
 

I should’ve indicated that I installed the additional Windows OneCore voice packs I wanted through the Narrator settings.  I didn’t realize that the SAPI 5 voices were related to the default Windows language.  I believe that’s US in North America.  I appologize for any confusion.
 
Thanks,
 
Louise


Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Arlene
 

Sorry, I wasn’t clear from what I wanted. I was heading out the door. I don’t have cable TV. My friend records 48 hours from the web using Audio High Jack.  I do have a hook up If I did record from the TV if it had cable. My friend has Apple TV  Can I record shows from it as I would using cable TV?

 

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From: Gene
Sent: May 9, 2021 2:56 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

But if you are recording material the PC is actually playing, the most simple solution may well be virtual recorder.  then you can use MP3 Direct Cut for editing.  MP3 Direct cut can’t record from your computer itself unless you have a soundcard that supports Stereo Mix, also known by other names including What You Hear.  On board sound, which a typical computer has when sold, usually doesn’t support that option.  An external USB sound card that does is the usual solution.  But Virtual Recorder solves the problem.  It can record what your computer plays even if the onboard sound or sound card you are using doesn’t.

 

Gene

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

Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:37 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

If you are just wanting to record programs and not do any serious editing, then all you'll need is mp3 Direct Cut. This will do the job nicely and will also let you edit out commercials or the beginning and the end of the show if you get a few minutes you don't need. NVDA has an add on for mp3 Direct Cut and works very well.  Best of all, it's FREE! :)

 

Roger

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On 5/9/2021 1:47 PM, Arlene wrote:

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 

.

 

 


Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Gene
 

But if you are recording material the PC is actually playing, the most simple solution may well be virtual recorder.  then you can use MP3 Direct Cut for editing.  MP3 Direct cut can’t record from your computer itself unless you have a soundcard that supports Stereo Mix, also known by other names including What You Hear.  On board sound, which a typical computer has when sold, usually doesn’t support that option.  An external USB sound card that does is the usual solution.  But Virtual Recorder solves the problem.  It can record what your computer plays even if the onboard sound or sound card you are using doesn’t.
 
Gene

-----Original Message-----
Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:37 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software
 
If you are just wanting to record programs and not do any serious editing, then all you'll need is mp3 Direct Cut. This will do the job nicely and will also let you edit out commercials or the beginning and the end of the show if you get a few minutes you don't need. NVDA has an add on for mp3 Direct Cut and works very well.  Best of all, it's FREE! :)
 
Roger
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
On 5/9/2021 1:47 PM, Arlene wrote:

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 

.

 


Re: Bluetooth speakers with Windows

Gene
 

I can propose two possibilities. 
 
I don’t particularly like this possible workaround but you may want to try it.  I also have no idea if it will work since other expected solutions didn’t.  Perhaps having something playing at so low a volume that you can hardly hear it will work and what is playing could be a looping file of white noise.  I can prepare a file that you can have a player loop for continuous play.  You can set the volume of the player as you wish. 
 
You might have to get used to the white noise, even if it is very soft, it may be distracting until you get used to it. 
 
Or there may be a much better work around.  After a ;period of disuse, get in the habit of issuing a command that does nothing but generate speech.  Then issue whatever command or commands you were going to do.  NVDA key t, for example, before issuing other commands would solve the problem since that command generates speech and never does anything.  I think I would prefer that work around to the white noise one but I’m offering both so you have choices.
 
Gene

-----Original Message-----
Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:24 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows
 
Yes correct. OK then now what.

On 09/05/2021 22:21, Gene wrote:
> Since neither add-on solves the problem, I am suspicious that the problem isn’t the usual one.  Anything that keeps the sound card active, such as Silenzio, as I understand it, should solve the problem and I would expect the Add-on Brian referenced to solve it as well.
>
> We need more information.  does the problem occur when and only when there has been no audio for a time or does it occur at other times?  We assumed the problem occurred after a period of no audio but since the expected solutions don’t work, we have to see if our assumptions are correct.
>
> Gene
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kevin Cussick via groups.io
> Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:14 PM
> To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
> Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows
>
> that did not work for me either.
>
> On 09/05/2021 11:31, Steve Nutt wrote:
>> No, but I think Silenzio will.  That add-on is not great, I tested it.
>>
>> All the best
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>> From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Kevin Cussick via groups.io
>> Sent: 08 May 2021 23:01
>> To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
>> Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows
>>
>> well for me this addon did not fix the blue tooth audio cutting off words.
>>
>> On 08/05/2021 15:14, Brian Vogel wrote:
>>> Because of how Windows handles power management (and sleeping) for
>>> Bluetooth.  There's actually an add-on to address this issue:
>>>
>>>
>>>     BluetoothAudio
>>>     <https://addons.nvda-project.org/addons/BluetoothAudio.en.html>
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Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Roger Stewart
 

If you are just wanting to record programs and not do any serious editing, then all you'll need is mp3 Direct Cut. This will do the job nicely and will also let you edit out commercials or the beginning and the end of the show if you get a few minutes you don't need. NVDA has an add on for mp3 Direct Cut and works very well.  Best of all, it's FREE! :)

Roger









On 5/9/2021 1:47 PM, Arlene wrote:

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 

.



Re: Bluetooth speakers with Windows

Kevin Cussick
 

Yes correct. OK then now what.

On 09/05/2021 22:21, Gene wrote:
Since neither add-on solves the problem, I am suspicious that the problem isn’t the usual one. Anything that keeps the sound card active, such as Silenzio, as I understand it, should solve the problem and I would expect the Add-on Brian referenced to solve it as well.
We need more information. does the problem occur when and only when there has been no audio for a time or does it occur at other times? We assumed the problem occurred after a period of no audio but since the expected solutions don’t work, we have to see if our assumptions are correct.
Gene
-----Original Message-----
From: Kevin Cussick via groups.io
Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:14 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows
that did not work for me either.
On 09/05/2021 11:31, Steve Nutt wrote:
No, but I think Silenzio will. That add-on is not great, I tested it.

All the best

Steve

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-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Kevin Cussick via groups.io
Sent: 08 May 2021 23:01
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows

well for me this addon did not fix the blue tooth audio cutting off words.

On 08/05/2021 15:14, Brian Vogel wrote:
Because of how Windows handles power management (and sleeping) for
Bluetooth. There's actually an add-on to address this issue:


BluetoothAudio
<https://addons.nvda-project.org/addons/BluetoothAudio.en.html>

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Re: Bluetooth speakers with Windows

Gene
 

Since neither add-on solves the problem, I am suspicious that the problem isn’t the usual one.  Anything that keeps the sound card active, such as Silenzio, as I understand it, should solve the problem and I would expect the Add-on Brian referenced to solve it as well.
 
We need more information.  does the problem occur when and only when there has been no audio for a time or does it occur at other times?  We assumed the problem occurred after a period of no audio but since the expected solutions don’t work, we have to see if our assumptions are correct.
 
Gene

-----Original Message-----
Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 4:14 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows
 
that did not work for me either.

On 09/05/2021 11:31, Steve Nutt wrote:
> No, but I think Silenzio will.  That add-on is not great, I tested it.
>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Kevin Cussick via groups.io
> Sent: 08 May 2021 23:01
> To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
> Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows
>
> well for me this addon did not fix the blue tooth audio cutting off words.
>
> On 08/05/2021 15:14, Brian Vogel wrote:
>> Because of how Windows handles power management (and sleeping) for
>> Bluetooth.  There's actually an add-on to address this issue:
>>
>>
>>    BluetoothAudio
>>    <https://addons.nvda-project.org/addons/BluetoothAudio.en.html>
>>
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>> Brian -Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 20H2, Build 19042
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>> /Always remember others may hate you but those who hate you don't win
>> unless you hate them.  And then you destroy yourself./
>>
>>          ~ Richard M. Nixon
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Re: Bluetooth speakers with Windows

Kevin Cussick
 

that did not work for me either.

On 09/05/2021 11:31, Steve Nutt wrote:
No, but I think Silenzio will. That add-on is not great, I tested it.
All the best
Steve
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-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Kevin Cussick via groups.io
Sent: 08 May 2021 23:01
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows
well for me this addon did not fix the blue tooth audio cutting off words.
On 08/05/2021 15:14, Brian Vogel wrote:
Because of how Windows handles power management (and sleeping) for
Bluetooth. There's actually an add-on to address this issue:


BluetoothAudio
<https://addons.nvda-project.org/addons/BluetoothAudio.en.html>

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unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself./

~ Richard M. Nixon


Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Gene
 

It isn’t clear how you intend to record.  Are you recording content the computer is playing such as from a web stream or are you recording from something else like a cable television connected to the line-in jack of your computer?
 
We can’t advise on the best way to do what you want to do without knowing that.   
 
Gene

-----Original Message-----
From: Arlene
Sent: Sunday, May 09, 2021 1:47 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software
 

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 


Re: Bluetooth speakers with Windows

Martin Courcelles
 

The ones I use for keeping the Bluetooth sound going is either: SPDIF KeepAlive, found here:

SPDIF KeepAlive for Home Theatre PC - Rhys Goodwin's Weblog

Or the SoundKeeper tool, which he suggested in his blog at:

SPDIF/HDMI Sound Keeper v1.1.0 [2020/07/18] — VEG's Blog

 

Cheers,

Martin

 

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: May 8, 2021 6:18 PM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows

 

I don’t recall if anyone sent a link for Silenzio.  Here is a Jonathan Mosen discussion of the problem which includes a link.

 

If you don’t want to read the article, search the page for Silenzio and you will get to the discussion of it.

 

Gene

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

Sent: Saturday, May 08, 2021 5:01 PM

Subject: Re: [nvda] Bluetooth speakers with Windows

 

well for me this addon did not fix the blue tooth audio cutting off words.

On 08/05/2021 15:14, Brian Vogel wrote:
> Because of how Windows handles power management (and sleeping) for
> Bluetooth.  There's actually an add-on to address this issue:
>
>
>   BluetoothAudio
>   <https://addons.nvda-project.org/addons/BluetoothAudio.en.html>
>
> --
>
> Brian -Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 20H2, Build 19042
>
> /Always remember others may hate you but those who hate you don't win
> unless you hate them.  And then you destroy yourself./
>
>         ~ Richard M. Nixon
>
>




Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Arlene
 

I am interested in learning how to record shows like 48 hours from this computer. I thought I had to use Reaper. Someone told me if you record from the PC it does pick up the screen reader weather you use JAWS, NVDA etc. but with a Mac you don’t pick up the screen reader when using Audio High Jack that the Mac uses.

 

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Chris Smart
Sent: May 9, 2021 10:54 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

 

On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 

 

That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.

 

 

Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.

 

 


Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Chris Smart
 


On 2021-05-09 1:49 p.m., Arlene wrote:

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows? 


That all depends on which audio device you are recording through, how you have things routed etc. If you want to do something simple like record a show, you probably don't need Reaper.



Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

Again, for doing what? Playing back a 100+ track project with lots of virtual instruments and effects processing? Yes. For recording a single thing onto one track, no.



Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

Arlene
 

Hi, Does Reaper pick up NVDA while using it to record shows?  Does it matter how fast your prosessor works while using Reaper? 

 

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From: Steve Nutt
Sent: May 9, 2021 3:33 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

I was going to say, Reaper is one of the lightest audio production systems

in terms of resources, that I have used.  So if your computer takes that

long in Reaper, you won't have much success with any.

 

All the best

 

Steve

 

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Luke Davis

Sent: 09 May 2021 00:13

To: nvda@nvda.groups.io

Subject: Re: [nvda] Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

Charlie Dyasi wrote:

 

> Reaper, I have it installed on my laptop, but my laptop is so old, it

takes for ever just open up reaper at least in half an hour.

 

I suspect you will have that problem with any of the high-end audio

software. Even Audacity doesn't perform well on older machines, at least not

for transcoding or FX tasks.

I can't imagine that Protools will either; it has always been a resource

hog.

 

Luke

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Re: Enquiry about add-ons for Audio Production Software

 

On Sun, May 9, 2021 at 06:33 AM, Steve Nutt wrote:
So if your computer takes that long in Reaper, you won't have much success with any.
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Which is a single example of the old saw, "You can't get blood from a stone."

As RAM and processing power got cheaper and cheaper, programs were designed to take advantage of having more RAM and processing power to play with.  Whether it so happens to be DAWs or anything else, you really cannot expect XP/Vista/very early Win7 eras of hardware to perform well with software that taxes them beyond their limits.

And even if the hardware is newer and up to the task, it still needs to have enough RAM to have breathing room.  I not infrequently see clients who have computers with 4GB of RAM trying to run Windows 10 and complaining that it's slow.  It will be slow, no question, with that little RAM.  And the older your processor is, the worse it's likely to get if you have insufficient RAM.

With everything, it's about fitting the tool to the task, and if you don't, you get anything from a suboptimal to just plain awful experience.
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Re: english Canadian pack

Martin Courcelles
 

No worries. I added the NVDA group, in case other folks are interested in adding voices. 

It’s in Windows 10.

Go under settings and search for text to speech. 

Then choose the Change text-to-speech settings”.

Under that choose “Add Voices”.

Under that, you will find all text to speech languages.

Cheers,

Mrtin

 

 

 

From: Anthony Borg <anthonyborg001@...>
Sent: May 9, 2021 8:37 AM
To: 'Martin Courcelles' <mcourcel@...>
Subject: english Canadian pack

 

Hi Martin

 

Sorry to troubling you, can you please tell me from where I can download that English Canadian pack and is it free?

Thanks in advance

 

Anthony


Re: a couple questions sparked by recent topics

Steve Nutt
 

Oh wow, you're right.

I don't know if others are available though.

All the best

Steve

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From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Louise Pfau
Sent: 09 May 2021 02:21
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Subject: Re: [nvda] a couple questions sparked by recent topics

There are also SAPI 5 versions of "Microsoft david" and "Microsoft Zira (spelled Z I R A on my computer)" available by default on Windows 10. I wonder if other "Windows OneCore voices" like "Microsoft Richard" and "Microsoft Mark " are also available in SAPI 5 format.

Thanks,

Louise


Re: a couple questions sparked by recent topics

Steve Nutt
 

Louise, as has been said before, you can't get those voices in SAPI form, they are only available as OneCore.

All the best

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-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Louise Pfau
Sent: 09 May 2021 01:22
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] a couple questions sparked by recent topics

Hi. I was thinking of getting more SAPI voices like the ones that come with Windows 10 by default. I think they are Microsoft David and Microsoft Zira.
Are there others in the same category?

Thanks,

Louise

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