NVDA 2021.1beta1 Available for Testing

Beta1 of NVDA 2021.1 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 2021.1 includes optional experimental support for UIA in Excel and Chromium browsers. There are fixes for several languages, and for accessing links in Braille. There are updates to Unicode CLDR and mathematical symbols, eSpeak-NG and LibLouis.

There are many bug fixes and improvements, including in Office, Visual Studio and several languages.

Note: this is an Add-on API compatibility breaking release. Add-ons will need to be re-tested and have their manifest updated. This release also drops support for Adobe Flash.