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Job: Dev Ops Engineer

Apply your skills in server infrastructure development, system administration, web development and test automation, to empower blind and vision-impaired people globally through technology. A great opportunity to gain experience through diverse aspects of a software development organisation Open source development – global, life-changing impact Remote first – Flexible working conditions – work from home NV… Read More

In-Process 16th January

Welcome to a new year! We hope you had a great Christmas and New Year and are busy getting into everything 2020 has to offer. As we all get into the new year, this week’s In-Process provides an update on where things are at currently. NVDA 2019.3 First of all, yes things are still moving… Read More

NVDA 2019.3beta2 now available for testing

Beta2 of NVDA 2019.3 is now available for download and testing. For anyone who is interested in trying out what NVDA 2019.3 has to offer before it is officially released, we welcome you to download the beta and provide feedback. Changes from beta1: The new Windows console support using UI Automation is no longer used… Read More

In-Process 12th December

Well the year is nearly at an end, but things aren’t winding down at NV Access! In fact, we’ve got a new beta version for you, so let’s start with that. NVDA 2019.3 beta 1 We’ve been working solidly towards 2019.3 for a long time. Now, we’re finally bringing you something with a little polish.… Read More

NVDA 2019.3beta1 now available for testing

Beta1 of NVDA 2019.3 is now available for download and testing. For anyone who is interested in trying out what NVDA 2019.3 has to offer before it is officially released, we welcome you to download the beta and provide feedback. NVDA 2019.3 is a very significant release as there are a great deal of under-the-hood… Read More

In-Process 29th November

Can you believe it’s the end of November already? The year is flying by! NVDA 2019.3 – Python 3 First of all, the question everyone is wondering, where is the next version of NVDA? We’ve always said, we’d rather wait and release something stable, than aim to meet an arbitrary deadline. Since 2019.2.1 we have… Read More

In-Process 15th November

Not our longest In-Process this week, but several important pieces to share with you. NVDACon Firstly, NVDACon is coming up in less than 24 hours! For all the important info, I’m going to borrow this Post from Austin Pinto: “Dear NVDA community, after more than 8 months in which we spent exciting time together to… Read More

In-Process 30th October

In-Process has been missing in action for a couple of weeks, but don’t fret, we’ve all been working hard! This week, it’s all about the events. Let’s get into it: Microsoft AT Partner summit Mick and Quentin spent a week in Seattle at the Microsoft AT Partner Summit. The summit brings NV Access and other… Read More

Preparing for success in Kiribati

Recently, six blind students graduated with Information & Communication Technology (ICT) qualifications on Kiribati. They attribute their success to the great assistance of NVDA. Ben Clare, an Inclusive Education Advisor helped bring NVDA to Kiribati. We are very proud to be able to share some of the work done using NVDA on Kiribati with you.… Read More

NVDA 2019.2.1 Released

NV Access has just released an important update to NVDA 2019.2 which fixes several crashes. A reminder that NV Access always recommends closing all applications (including web browsers) before updating NVDA. NVDA 2019.2.1 contains the following changes: Addressed several crashes in Gmail seen in both Firefox and Chrome when interacting with particular popup menus such… Read More