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NVDA Certification in Russia

Anatoliy Popko is a well-known Russian accessibility expert. Recently, Quentin had the opportunity to chat with him and find out about some of the exciting projects he is involved with. The interview is available as a video, with the transcript of the conversation below that. Quentin: Anatoliy Popko, tell me a little bit about yourself… Read More

In-process 23rd October 2020

The big news this time around is the release of NVDA 2020.3. The new version came out last week, so by now many users with NVDA set to “Check for updates” will have already updated. So, let’s dive right into that first up: NVDA 2020.3 NVDA 2020.3 includes several large improvements to stability and performance.… Read More

NVDA 2020.3 Released

NV Access is pleased to announce that version 2020.3 of NVDA, the free screen reader for Microsoft Windows, is now available for download. We encourage all users to upgrade to this version. NVDA 2020.3 includes several large improvements to stability and performance, particularly in Microsoft Office applications. There are new settings to toggle touchscreen support… Read More

In-Process 9th October 2020

We’re very close to a new NVDA version! The first release candidate is out, so let’s start with that: NVDA 2020.3 Release Candidate Following on from the beta releases over the past few weeks, NVDA 2020.3 RC1 has been released. This is a release candidate, and unless any critical issues are found, this will be… Read More

NVDA 2020.3rc1 available for testing

The Release Candidate (RC) of NVDA 2020.3 is now available for download and testing. We encourage all users to download this RC and provide feedback. Unless any critical bugs are found, this will be identical to the final 2020.3 release. NVDA 2020.3 includes several large improvements to stability and performance, particularly in Microsoft Office applications.… Read More

NVDA 2020.3beta4 Available for Testing

Beta4 of NVDA 2020.3 is now available for download and testing. For anyone who is interested in trying out what the next version of NVDA has to offer before it is officially released, we welcome you to download the beta and provide feedback. Changes since Beta3: “Automatic focus mode for caret movement” setting is now… Read More

NVDA 2020.3beta3 Available for Testing

Beta3 of NVDA 2020.3 is now available for download and testing. For anyone who is interested in trying out what the next version of NVDA has to offer before it is officially released, we welcome you to download the beta and provide feedback. Changes since Beta2: Major performance improvements in Visual Studio Code. Changes since… Read More

In-Process 24th September 2020

Lots this week: NVDA 2020.3 Beta 2, the upcoming NVDACon, NV Access is hiring, we ask, “How has NVDA benefitted you?”, we present the GSOC report and listen to NVDA in the charts!

NVDA 2020.3beta2 Available for Testing

Beta2 of NVDA 2020.3 is now available for download and testing. For anyone who is interested in trying out what the next version of NVDA has to offer before it is officially released, we welcome you to download the beta and provide feedback. Changes from Beta1: Updated translations for many languages. Small corrections to the… Read More

NVDA 2020.3beta1 Available for Testing

Beta1 of NVDA 2020.3 is now available for download and testing. For anyone who is interested in trying out what the next version of NVDA has to offer before it is officially released, we welcome you to download the beta and provide feedback. NVDA 2020.3 includes several large improvements to stability and performance, particularly in… Read More