Category: Blind

  • LanguageIdent 0.1.0

    Just now I released version 0.1.0 of LanguageIdent. I renamed the langPredict-NVDA-Addon to LanguageIdent. I think its a better fit. I also switched the AI-model from fast-text-langident to langid-python-module. It’s easier to use and has the great feature, that allows to limit to identified languages. In this release aside the new name the main feature […]

  • langPredict 0.0.2

    Sometimes NVDA parses a newline, but the AI model crashes with newlines. I forgot to commit some binary-files for the required python-modules. It works very vell and reliablte now. You an get the new release here.

  • langPredict – new nvda addon

    Making a complete synthesizer to autoswitch language in NVDA seemed a bit too much. I understand NVDA much better now and ported to language prediction and switching to a new plugin, that works with any speech-synthesizer. It’s a bit of a hack. It replaces the built in speak function from NVDA and modifies the speech-sequence…

  • NVDA One Core AutoLang for NVDA 2022

    The C++ interfaced for the OneCore-API was changed in NVDA 2022.1.1: Moved the UWP/OneCore interaction layer of NVDAHelper from C++/CX to C++/Winrt. (#10662) What’s New in NVDA I used the the version and reimplemented automatic language switching. On the way I cleaned up the code and make it work in more cases, when more than one…

  • NVDA-Plugin to speak Text in detected language

    I’m using screenreaders for well over a year now. I constantly switch between English and German in emails, text, chats, etc. Many many times a day the screenreader would read German or English in the wrong voice, because it is not properly tagged. I October I bought a Macbook Air M1. VoiceOver on the M1…