In-Process Archive

In-Process 20th September 2023

Hot on the heels of NVDA 2023.2 comes not one, but two betas of NVDA 2023.3! NVDA 2023.3 Beta 2 That’s right, the paint isn’t even dry on the new NVDA 2023.2 yet, but already we’re up to NVDA 2023.3 Beta 2! It might be a quicker release turnaround, but NVDA 2023.3 has lots of… Read More

In-Process 8th September 2023

The big news this week is the release of NVDA 2023.2, so let’s dive in! NVDA 2023.2 NV Access is pleased to announce that Version 2023.2 of NVDA, the free screen reader for Microsoft Windows, is now available for download. We encourage all users to upgrade to this version. This release introduces the Add-on Store… Read More

In-Process 25th August 2023

We’re getting ever closer to NVDA 2023.2, so let’s start there: NVDA 2023.2 Beta 3 Since our last In-Process, we’ve had another beta. NVDA 2023.2 Beta 3 fixes a bug with checking for updates. It also includes more updates to translations. We are getting close to putting out a “Release Candidate” build. So, if you… Read More

In-Process 11th August 2023

Another beta, and it’s big! NVDA 2023.2 Beta 2 We are moving ever closer to NVDA 2023.2! After the release of the first beta, several issues came to light. This week we have released a second beta – NVDA 2023.2 Beta 2 – which should fix these issues. Please do try Beta 2, both to… Read More

In-Process 31st July 2023

It’s beginning to sound a lot like…. NVDA 2023.2 Beta 1 The big news this week is that Beta 1 of NVDA 2023.2 is out! NVDA 2023.2 is a huge update with lots of new features and updates. Let’s check out the highlights: This release introduces the Add-on Store to replace the Add-ons Manager. In… Read More

In-Process 17th July 2023

Can you believe we’re halfway through the year already! Where does the time go! Thanks to our amazing corporate donors First up this week, we’d like to highlight two of our amazing corporate supporters. Elston is “one of Australia’s largest privately owned and operated financial services companies. We have offices in Queensland, New South Wales… Read More

In-Process 30th June 2023

Happy End-Of-Financial-Year to those who celebrate! As well as that exciting occasion, this week is also Deafblind awareness week, so I thought I’d include a run through of NVDA’s Braille settings. It’s worth revising the settings you use for any program every now and then. Before that though, lots of news: Helen Keller Services AccessAbility… Read More

In-Process 16th June 2023

What a busy few weeks we’ve had! Let’s get into it: Australian Story Did you catch our founders Mick and Jamie on Australian Story? What an amazing show it was! Australian Story is a half-hour documentary style TV program. It goes behind the scenes to cover the people who do extra-ordinary things, and make amazing… Read More

In-Process 2nd June 2023

In-Process 2nd June 2023 The big news this week is that we’re going to be on Australian Story: NV Access on the small screen! For the past few months, we have been busy filming an episode of Australian Story, on our founders, Mick and Jamie. The episode features NV Access and NVDA and we are… Read More

In-Process 19th May 2023

We start with breaking news today: We’re hiring! NV Access seeking software engineer NV Access is seeking a Software Engineer. The position is 100% remote, work from Home. It is, however, Australia based – you must be classed as “An Australian Resident for tax purposes”. A great opportunity for a junior to mid-level software engineer.… Read More