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Now we're Talking. Latest NVDA Includes Enhanced Skype Support, Browse Mode for Microsoft Office


The first major release of 2015 for the free NVDA screen reader is imminent. NV Access has posted a release candidate for version 2015.1, which will basically resemble the final release assuming no major bugs are found. This version includes a browse mode for Microsoft Office and Outlook similar to the one used on web pages, enhanced support for Skype 7 and above including the reviewing of recent messages, a silent install feature from the command-line, and a host of additional changes and bug fixes. Follow the link to read the update post or download the new release. Here's a complete list of changes in this version.

Source: NV Access
Category: News
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darknexus Wednesday, 18-Feb-2015 4:35 PM ET:

I prefer the way Google Docs does it. All the mark-up and navigation information without worrying about a separate browse mode.


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J.J. Meddaugh is an experienced technology writer and computer enthusiast. He is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a major in telecommunications management and a minor in business. When not writing for Blind Bargains, he enjoys travel, playing the keyboard, and meeting new people.


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