NVDA 2022.3beta5 available for testing

Beta 5 of NVDA 2022.3 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.


A significant amount of this release was contributed by the NVDA development community. This includes delayed character descriptions and improved Windows Console support.

This release also includes several bug fixes. Notably, up-to-date versions of Adobe Acrobat/Reader will no longer crash when reading a PDF document.

eSpeak has been updated, which introduces 3 new languages: Belarusian, Luxembourgish and Totontepec Mixe.

Changes from Beta 4:

  • Introduces an API fix for NVDA remote from NVDA 2022.2.3.
  • Updates to translations.

Changes from Beta 3:

  • Introduces a bug fix with input gestures from NVDA 2022.2.2.
  • Updates to translations.

Changes from Beta 2:

  • Introduces security fix from NVDA 2022.2.1.
  • Updates to translations.

Changes from Beta 1:

  • NVDA now reads delayed character descriptions in the correct locale.
  • Updates to translations.


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