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Re: NVDA Suddenly Silent after latest Win10 Cumulative Update

Gene
 

Did you switch synthesizers? Before doing that, did you apply the saved configuration, NVDA key control r?  Did you also try playing something to make sure the sound card is functioning?
 
GeneGene 

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, May 16, 2019 8:59 AM
Subject: [nvda] NVDA Suddenly Silent after latest Win10 Cumulative Update

NVDA is still firing up, but is dead silent.  Before I uninstall and reinstall I thought I'd ask if there's something I should check first.  I have the No Beeps Speech add-on and have tried toggling states, but that has no effect.

--

Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

Puritanism:  The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.

        ~ H.L. Mencken

 

 


Re: NVDA Suddenly Silent after latest Win10 Cumulative Update

 

Hi,
What I'm really interested in finding out is what NVDA records in the log -
perhaps it might be a DLL problem, a startup issue, etc.
Cheers,
Joseph

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Hermann-Josef
Kurzen
Sent: Thursday, May 16, 2019 7:14 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] NVDA Suddenly Silent after latest Win10 Cumulative
Update

Hi Brian,

try the following:

1. Press windows+ctrl+enter
This will start Narrator

2. Press windows+d
This will open the desktop

3. Press letter n until NVDA is spoken
This will the entry beginning with n

4. Press enter
This will start NVDA again

5. Press windows+ctrl+enter
This will deactivate narrator

After this steps NVDA should work without problems


Greetings - Hermann



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06:59:38 -0700
An: nvda@nvda.groups.io;
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Update
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NVDA is still firing up, but is dead silent.  Before I uninstall and
reinstall I thought I'd ask if there's something I should check first.  I
have the No Beeps Speech add-on and have tried toggling states, but that has
no effect.

--

Brian *-* Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763

*Puritanism:  The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be
happy.*

~ H.L. Mencken




Re: NVDA Suddenly Silent after latest Win10 Cumulative Update

Hermann-Josef Kurzen
 

Hi Brian,

try the following:

1. Press windows+ctrl+enter
This will start Narrator

2. Press windows+d
This will open the desktop

3. Press letter n until NVDA is spoken
This will the entry beginning with n

4. Press enter
This will start NVDA again

5. Press windows+ctrl+enter
This will deactivate narrator

After this steps NVDA should work without problems


Greetings - Hermann



--- Ursprüngliche Nachricht ---

Von: "Brian Vogel" <britechguy@gmail.com> Wichtigkeit Normal
Lesebestätigung wurde nicht angefordert
Gesendet am: Do, 16. Mai 2019 06:59:38 -0700
An: nvda@nvda.groups.io;
CC:
Betreff: [nvda] NVDA Suddenly Silent after latest Win10 Cumulative Update
Verwendetes Mailprogramm: GROUPS.IO Web Poster

NVDA is still firing up, but is dead silent.  Before I uninstall and reinstall I thought I'd ask if there's something I should check first.  I have the No Beeps Speech add-on and have tried toggling states, but that has no effect.

--

Brian *-* Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763

*Puritanism:  The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.*

~ H.L. Mencken




Re: Nvda and Free Commander

Jacob Kruger
 

No specific add-on involved, and, NVDA + T would generally just announce the window title?


BTW, let me double-check that we're talking about same file manager - I'm occasionally working with FreeCommander XE version 2018.0.0.770:

https://freecommander.com/en/summary/


By the way, am also working under windows 10 64 bit, so, yes, I do have the windows 10 app essentials add-on installed, but, also don't think that's really relevant.


Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
"Resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."

On 2019-05-16 3:24 PM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Jacob,

do you know the addon?

If I press Nvda+t, nothing is told me.

Jarek

Dne 16-05-2019 v 10:47 Jacob Kruger napsal(a):
Not really relevant, but, just used golden cursor to tell me which panel I was in - tabbed over to one after the other, routed mouse cursor to where was focused, and then asked golden cursor add-on to tell me mouse coordinates.


But, have never really bothered - I just use NVDA key + T to get it to tell me the title of the window, which tells me which of the panels I am focused on..


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
082 413 4791
"Resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."
On 2019-05-16 9:42 AM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Jacob,

I never know, which panel in Free Commander is opened.

Which key may I press to find out it.

Jarek

Dne 16-05-2019 v 08:03 Jacob Kruger napsal(a):
If I play around with free commander - been a little while - I think I used to check window title to find out which panel had focus.


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
Skype: BlindZA
"...resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."
On 2019-05-15 10:06 PM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Group Nvda,
I use Free Commander for free on my computer.
To switch between individual panels, press Tab.
However, Nvda does not tell me which panel I am in.
Free Commander is available at:
http://freecommander.com
I wonder if there will ever be a sound system for Free Commander implemented in Nvda.
(I'm talking about the sound so Nvda can tell me in Free Commander the left and right panels.)
Jarek









NVDA Suddenly Silent after latest Win10 Cumulative Update

 

NVDA is still firing up, but is dead silent.  Before I uninstall and reinstall I thought I'd ask if there's something I should check first.  I have the No Beeps Speech add-on and have tried toggling states, but that has no effect.

--

Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

Puritanism:  The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.

        ~ H.L. Mencken

 

 


Re: NVDA reads Drupal 8 Superfish menu in Chrome with "link ALT+" appended to the end of href links

maura.clover@...
 

Good morning,

I wanted to report back that the Drupal Superfish issue with NVDA has been resolved. Superfish was injecting an empty "accesskey" attribute into href links which NVDA and JAWS were both announcing as ALT+. The attribute has been removed and now both SRs read the menu correctly. Thank you Luke for your suggestion as it was the right path to follow.

Regards.


Re: Nvda and Free Commander

Jarek.Krcmar
 

Hi Jacob,

do you know the addon?

If I press Nvda+t, nothing is told me.

Jarek

Dne 16-05-2019 v 10:47 Jacob Kruger napsal(a):

Not really relevant, but, just used golden cursor to tell me which panel I was in - tabbed over to one after the other, routed mouse cursor to where was focused, and then asked golden cursor add-on to tell me mouse coordinates.


But, have never really bothered - I just use NVDA key + T to get it to tell me the title of the window, which tells me which of the panels I am focused on..


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
082 413 4791
"Resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."
On 2019-05-16 9:42 AM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Jacob,

I never know, which panel in Free Commander is opened.

Which key may I press to find out it.

Jarek

Dne 16-05-2019 v 08:03 Jacob Kruger napsal(a):
If I play around with free commander - been a little while - I think I used to check window title to find out which panel had focus.


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
Skype: BlindZA
"...resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."
On 2019-05-15 10:06 PM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Group Nvda,
I use Free Commander for free on my computer.
To switch between individual panels, press Tab.
However, Nvda does not tell me which panel I am in.
Free Commander is available at:
http://freecommander.com
I wonder if there will ever be a sound system for Free Commander implemented in Nvda.
(I'm talking about the sound so Nvda can tell me in Free Commander the left and right panels.)
Jarek







Buttons on embedded Acast player

Steve Griffiths
 


Has anyone tried to use the Acast podcast player on a website? I've found that the buttons to play and pause the podcast work in Chrome, but are unlabelled in Firefox and not even announced in Internet Explorer, although they do take focus. Is there a setting in NVDA or the browser that I can change to correct this? Or should I approach the NVDA developers about it?

 

Thanks,

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Re: MAY BE STUPID BUT NEED HELP

Quentin Christensen
 

Hi Christo,

Although they look like errors which might need attention, the key question is: Did anything seem to go wrong or stop working when that error happened? 

Quentin.

On Thu, May 16, 2019 at 8:29 PM Christo Vorster <christo.vorster.klavierstem@...> wrote:

Hi to everone

 

I looked at my log yesterday and found a few notices seeming to be possible or probable functional errors.

 

I am rather clueless regarding the exact working of computer programs. I am going to copy the log report. If I simply am stupid, please tell me, if not, advise me what might be wrong or tell me what to do.

 

Thanks and warmest regards

 

Christo Vorster (South Africa)

 

INFO - __main__ (18:14:42.032):

Starting NVDA

INFO - core.main (18:14:43.644):

Config dir: C:\Users\Christo Vorster\AppData\Roaming\nvda

INFO - config.ConfigManager._loadConfig (18:14:43.644):

Loading config: C:\Users\Christo Vorster\AppData\Roaming\nvda\nvda.ini

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.153):

NVDA version 2019.1.1

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using Windows version 10.0.17134 workstation

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using Python version 2.7.15 (v2.7.15:ca079a3ea3, Apr 30 2018, 16:22:17) [MSC v.1500 32 bit (Intel)]

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using comtypes version 1.1.3

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using configobj version 5.1.0 with validate version 1.0.1

INFO - synthDriverHandler.setSynth (18:14:51.256):

Loaded synthDriver eloquence

INFO - core.main (18:14:52.200):

Using wx version 4.0.3 msw (phoenix) wxWidgets 3.0.5

INFO - brailleInput.initialize (18:14:52.210):

Braille input initialized

INFO - braille.initialize (18:14:52.210):

Using liblouis version 3.8.0

INFO - braille.BrailleHandler.setDisplayByName (18:14:52.737):

Loaded braille display driver noBraille, current display has 0 cells.

WARNING - core.main (18:14:52.806):

Java Access Bridge not available

INFO - _UIAHandler.UIAHandler.MTAThreadFunc (18:14:52.849):

UIAutomation: IUIAutomation5

INFO - external:globalPlugins.NVDAExtensionGlobalPlugin.GlobalPlugin.__init__ (18:15:10.434):

Loaded NVDAExtensionGlobalPlugin version 5.0.1

INFO - core.main (18:15:11.825):

NVDA initialized

ERROR - RPC process 8456 (nvda_slave.exe) (22:26:58.520):

__main__.main:

slave error

Traceback (most recent call last):

  File "nvda_slave.pyw", line 94, in main

  File "comHelper.pyo", line 22, in _lresultFromGetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\client\__init__.pyo", line 180, in GetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\__init__.pyo", line 1247, in GetActiveObject

  File "_ctypes/callproc.c", line 950, in GetResult

WindowsError: [Error -2147221021] Operation unavailable

ERROR - RPC process 3340 (nvda_slave.exe) (22:30:14.220):

__main__.main:

slave error

Traceback (most recent call last):

  File "nvda_slave.pyw", line 94, in main

  File "comHelper.pyo", line 22, in _lresultFromGetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\client\__init__.pyo", line 180, in GetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\__init__.pyo", line 1247, in GetActiveObject

  File "_ctypes/callproc.c", line 950, in GetResult

WindowsError: [Error -2147221021] Operation unavailable

ERROR - RPC process 3956 (nvda_slave.exe) (22:30:54.892):

__main__.main:

slave error

Traceback (most recent call last):

  File "nvda_slave.pyw", line 94, in main

  File "comHelper.pyo", line 22, in _lresultFromGetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\client\__init__.pyo", line 180, in GetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\__init__.pyo", line 1247, in GetActiveObject

  File "_ctypes/callproc.c", line 950, in GetResult

WindowsError: [Error -2147221021] Operation unavailable

 

 

 



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MAY BE STUPID BUT NEED HELP

christo.vorster.klavierstem@...
 

Hi to everone

 

I looked at my log yesterday and found a few notices seeming to be possible or probable functional errors.

 

I am rather clueless regarding the exact working of computer programs. I am going to copy the log report. If I simply am stupid, please tell me, if not, advise me what might be wrong or tell me what to do.

 

Thanks and warmest regards

 

Christo Vorster (South Africa)

 

INFO - __main__ (18:14:42.032):

Starting NVDA

INFO - core.main (18:14:43.644):

Config dir: C:\Users\Christo Vorster\AppData\Roaming\nvda

INFO - config.ConfigManager._loadConfig (18:14:43.644):

Loading config: C:\Users\Christo Vorster\AppData\Roaming\nvda\nvda.ini

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.153):

NVDA version 2019.1.1

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using Windows version 10.0.17134 workstation

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using Python version 2.7.15 (v2.7.15:ca079a3ea3, Apr 30 2018, 16:22:17) [MSC v.1500 32 bit (Intel)]

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using comtypes version 1.1.3

INFO - core.main (18:14:46.154):

Using configobj version 5.1.0 with validate version 1.0.1

INFO - synthDriverHandler.setSynth (18:14:51.256):

Loaded synthDriver eloquence

INFO - core.main (18:14:52.200):

Using wx version 4.0.3 msw (phoenix) wxWidgets 3.0.5

INFO - brailleInput.initialize (18:14:52.210):

Braille input initialized

INFO - braille.initialize (18:14:52.210):

Using liblouis version 3.8.0

INFO - braille.BrailleHandler.setDisplayByName (18:14:52.737):

Loaded braille display driver noBraille, current display has 0 cells.

WARNING - core.main (18:14:52.806):

Java Access Bridge not available

INFO - _UIAHandler.UIAHandler.MTAThreadFunc (18:14:52.849):

UIAutomation: IUIAutomation5

INFO - external:globalPlugins.NVDAExtensionGlobalPlugin.GlobalPlugin.__init__ (18:15:10.434):

Loaded NVDAExtensionGlobalPlugin version 5.0.1

INFO - core.main (18:15:11.825):

NVDA initialized

ERROR - RPC process 8456 (nvda_slave.exe) (22:26:58.520):

__main__.main:

slave error

Traceback (most recent call last):

  File "nvda_slave.pyw", line 94, in main

  File "comHelper.pyo", line 22, in _lresultFromGetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\client\__init__.pyo", line 180, in GetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\__init__.pyo", line 1247, in GetActiveObject

  File "_ctypes/callproc.c", line 950, in GetResult

WindowsError: [Error -2147221021] Operation unavailable

ERROR - RPC process 3340 (nvda_slave.exe) (22:30:14.220):

__main__.main:

slave error

Traceback (most recent call last):

  File "nvda_slave.pyw", line 94, in main

  File "comHelper.pyo", line 22, in _lresultFromGetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\client\__init__.pyo", line 180, in GetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\__init__.pyo", line 1247, in GetActiveObject

  File "_ctypes/callproc.c", line 950, in GetResult

WindowsError: [Error -2147221021] Operation unavailable

ERROR - RPC process 3956 (nvda_slave.exe) (22:30:54.892):

__main__.main:

slave error

Traceback (most recent call last):

  File "nvda_slave.pyw", line 94, in main

  File "comHelper.pyo", line 22, in _lresultFromGetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\client\__init__.pyo", line 180, in GetActiveObject

  File "comtypes\__init__.pyo", line 1247, in GetActiveObject

  File "_ctypes/callproc.c", line 950, in GetResult

WindowsError: [Error -2147221021] Operation unavailable

 

 

 


Re: Nvda and Free Commander

Jacob Kruger
 

Not really relevant, but, just used golden cursor to tell me which panel I was in - tabbed over to one after the other, routed mouse cursor to where was focused, and then asked golden cursor add-on to tell me mouse coordinates.


But, have never really bothered - I just use NVDA key + T to get it to tell me the title of the window, which tells me which of the panels I am focused on..


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
082 413 4791
"Resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."

On 2019-05-16 9:42 AM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Jacob,

I never know, which panel in Free Commander is opened.

Which key may I press to find out it.

Jarek

Dne 16-05-2019 v 08:03 Jacob Kruger napsal(a):
If I play around with free commander - been a little while - I think I used to check window title to find out which panel had focus.


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
Skype: BlindZA
"...resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."
On 2019-05-15 10:06 PM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Group Nvda,
I use Free Commander for free on my computer.
To switch between individual panels, press Tab.
However, Nvda does not tell me which panel I am in.
Free Commander is available at:
http://freecommander.com
I wonder if there will ever be a sound system for Free Commander implemented in Nvda.
(I'm talking about the sound so Nvda can tell me in Free Commander the left and right panels.)
Jarek






Re: AUDIO DUCKING ISSUES

heaven.lists92@...
 

Dear André

 

I’ll see if I can find the audio enhancements to check if they’re off.

 

Kind regards

 

Heaven

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Andre Fisher
Sent: Saturday, 11 May 2019 05:53
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] AUDIO DUCKING ISSUES

 

Hi.

Did you turn off all sound enhancements? This does not sound like a ducking issue to me at all.


Re: AUDIO DUCKING ISSUES

heaven.lists92@...
 

Dear Luke

The issue with the sound moving to the right speaker is only on the laptop
speakers. The sound is clear through earphones.

However, whether I use earphones or not, my NVDA ducks whenever windows
makes a sound.

I also have to set NVDA on a low volume through earphones and change volume
using the speaker settings otherwise NVDA is too loud. The jumps between
volumes on my NVDA are massive.

Kind regards

Heaven

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Luke Davis
Sent: Saturday, 11 May 2019 06:03
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] AUDIO DUCKING ISSUES

Do you have these problems if you use headphones or external speakers?

Luke

On Fri, 10 May 2019, heaven.lists92@gmail.com wrote:

I have an Asus laptop with the newest NVDA, the newist Windows and Office
365.
1. Whenever the laptop makes a Windows sound or any other sound, NVDA
becomes a lot softer.
2. Sometimes NVDA moves to the right speaker of its own accord and I
don?t hear it from the left speaker at all.
3. I have to set NVDA on 10% or 20% otherwise it is too loud.  The umps
between volumes are so large.


Re: AUDIO DUCKING ISSUES

heaven.lists92@...
 

Dear Abbey

 

I’ll definitely try the Microsoft Help desk.  They may be able to help me.

 

Thak you for your suggestion.

 

Kind regards

 

Heaven

 

 

From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Abbie Taylor
Sent: Saturday, 11 May 2019 23:57
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] AUDIO DUCKING ISSUES

 

I had a similar issue several years ago when I upgraded from Windows 7 to 10. I finally called the Microsoft Disability Answer Desk, and the agent to whom I spoke installed a new sound driver for me. You might give that a try. Good luck. 
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Re: Threshold/add-on releases round 2: reverting recent releases/compatibility range changes, Threshold work from my add-ons put on hold #addonrelease

Robert Doc Wright godfearer
 

Joseph, I missed it if it were ever defined, what is threshold? Could you write me off list with an explaination?

godfearer@...

 

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From: Joseph Lee
Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:55 PM
To: nvda-devel@groups.io
Subject: [nvda] Threshold/add-on releases round 2: reverting recent releases/compatibility range changes, Threshold work from my add-ons put on hold #AddonRelease

 

Hi all,

 

After receiving feedback regarding recent add-on updates and compatibility checks, I’m going to do two things:

  1. Revert releases: although Project Threshold does say that NVDA 2019.3 is required, feature set isn’t frozen. Thus I’m reverting recent releases.
  2. Threshold/add-on compatibility work put on hold: until the “real” game changer comes to Threshold and getting clearance to introduce Threshold work, I’m putting Threshold add-on work on hold for all my add-ons (for now, all of my add-ons, including Add-on Updater, are affected by this hold).

 

For those using Add-on Updater: depending on if you’ve updated add-ons recently or not, you’ll either get no update announcement or a dialog asking you to “update”. Don’t worry if update versions seem to be older than what you might be using.

 

A note to anyone wishing to test Project Threshold with add-ons: at this time, I advise against it until “green light” is issued from authorities. The exception is for add-on developers who are interested in keeping an eye on changes coming with this project – hold off releasing Threshold powered add-on versions until told to do so.

Cheers,

Joseph

 


Re: Nvda and Free Commander

Jarek.Krcmar
 

Hi Jacob,

I never know, which panel in Free Commander is opened.

Which key may I press to find out it.

Jarek

Dne 16-05-2019 v 08:03 Jacob Kruger napsal(a):

If I play around with free commander - been a little while - I think I used to check window title to find out which panel had focus.


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
Skype: BlindZA
"...resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."
On 2019-05-15 10:06 PM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Group Nvda,
I use Free Commander for free on my computer.
To switch between individual panels, press Tab.
However, Nvda does not tell me which panel I am in.
Free Commander is available at:
http://freecommander.com
I wonder if there will ever be a sound system for Free Commander implemented in Nvda.
(I'm talking about the sound so Nvda can tell me in Free Commander the left and right panels.)
Jarek




Re: Nvda and Free Commander

Jacob Kruger
 

If I play around with free commander - been a little while - I think I used to check window title to find out which panel had focus.


Stay well


Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
Skype: BlindZA
"...resistance is futile...but, acceptance is versatile..."

On 2019-05-15 10:06 PM, Jarek.Krcmar wrote:
Hi Group Nvda,
I use Free Commander for free on my computer.
To switch between individual panels, press Tab.
However, Nvda does not tell me which panel I am in.
Free Commander is available at:
http://freecommander.com
I wonder if there will ever be a sound system for Free Commander implemented in Nvda.
(I'm talking about the sound so Nvda can tell me in Free Commander the left and right panels.)
Jarek



Nvda and Free Commander

Jarek.Krcmar
 

Hi Group Nvda,
I use Free Commander for free on my computer.
To switch between individual panels, press Tab.
However, Nvda does not tell me which panel I am in.
Free Commander is available at:
http://freecommander.com
I wonder if there will ever be a sound system for Free Commander implemented in Nvda.
(I'm talking about the sound so Nvda can tell me in Free Commander the left and right panels.)
Jarek


Threshold/add-on releases round 2: reverting recent releases/compatibility range changes, Threshold work from my add-ons put on hold #addonrelease

 

Hi all,

 

After receiving feedback regarding recent add-on updates and compatibility checks, I’m going to do two things:

  1. Revert releases: although Project Threshold does say that NVDA 2019.3 is required, feature set isn’t frozen. Thus I’m reverting recent releases.
  2. Threshold/add-on compatibility work put on hold: until the “real” game changer comes to Threshold and getting clearance to introduce Threshold work, I’m putting Threshold add-on work on hold for all my add-ons (for now, all of my add-ons, including Add-on Updater, are affected by this hold).

 

For those using Add-on Updater: depending on if you’ve updated add-ons recently or not, you’ll either get no update announcement or a dialog asking you to “update”. Don’t worry if update versions seem to be older than what you might be using.

 

A note to anyone wishing to test Project Threshold with add-ons: at this time, I advise against it until “green light” is issued from authorities. The exception is for add-on developers who are interested in keeping an eye on changes coming with this project – hold off releasing Threshold powered add-on versions until told to do so.

Cheers,

Joseph


Re: Notice for Project Threshold participants: if using Joseph Lee's add-ons, you must install today's updates #addonrelease

Brice Mijares
 

Thanks for the explanation.

On 5/15/2019 9:28 AM, Joseph Lee wrote:
Hi,
Project Threshold introduces at least two backwards incompatible changes to
NVDA: a long overdue speech refactor facility to bring some speech and
sounds requests and other thins to come to life, and upgrading NVDA's source
code to Python 3 for future-proofing work and making the code modern.
Cheers,
Joseph
-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brice Mijares
Sent: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 9:16 AM
To: nvda@nvda.groups.io
Subject: Re: [nvda] Notice for Project Threshold participants: if using
Joseph Lee's add-ons, you must install today's updates #AddonRelease
Please explain what this Project Threshold is.
On 5/15/2019 6:48 AM, Joseph Lee wrote:
Dear NVDA community,

With the merging of speech refactor work into threshold branch,
Project Threshold has formally launched (expect a notice from NV
Access people regarding this).

An important notice for users of my add-ons: if you are using any of
my add-ons and plan to participate in Project Threshold, you MUST
install add-on updates destined for today. This is because the minimum
add-on API version for Threshold will be 2019.3, and also because
there will be changes in Threshold that will break many add-ons, including
some of mine.

The following add-ons will receive updates today:

* Add-on Updater
* Easy Table Navigator
* Enhanced Touch Gestures
* Golden Cursor (deep maintenance only)
* GoldWave
* ObjPad
* Object Location Tones
* Resource Monitor
* StationPlaylist (both stable only)
* Virtual Review
* Windows 10 App Essentials

Notes for some add-ons:

* Add-on Updater: this update will go out first; you must install this
add-on first. Also, if anyone is participating in Project Threshold
and installs this add-on, Add-on Updater will now install updates
for add-ons that does declare support for Threshold i.e. 2019.3-dev;
that is, if the last tested NVDA version is earlier than 2019.3,
Add-on Updater Threshold edition won�t even attempt to install the
add-on update. This is done so you are protected from updates that
could break in Threshold.
* Golden Cursor: the upcoming version will be the last version to be
maintained by me.
* Resource Monitor: Psutil dependency will be updated to 5.6.2 to
resolve package generation bug caused by a missing file and to bring
updated features.
* StationPlaylist: Studio 5.20 or later will be required. Also,
support for Threshold will be added to 18.09.x-LTS in the next
release (scheduled for end of May).
* SystrayList: this will be the last version to be powered by Python
2, and consequently supporting old NVDA releases earlier than 2019.1.
* Windows 10 App Essentials: effective with today�s build, end of
support countdown for Version 1803 (April 2018 Update/build 17134)
will be in effect. For now the add-on will install on Version 1803,
but a June snapshot will drop support for it; consequently, from
that future snapshot onwards, Version 1809 (October 2018
Update/build 17763) or later will be required as for add-on support
policy (supporting Insider build, latest, immediate past release,
with a given stable release supported for at least fifteen months).
Support for Version 1803 from this add-on will end in July.

Cheers,

Joseph

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