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NVDA global commands extension (NVDAExtensionGlobalPlugin)

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Version Channel Minimum NVDA version Last tested NVDA version download count since last release update Last release date Download
10.1 stable 2019.3 2021.2 19 2021-12-01 15:13:00 NVDAExtensionGlobalPlugin 10.1 (stable)


This add-on has been developed with the participation of Daniel Poiraud. It adds to NVDA: 1- The features some features can be enabled or disabled individually. * Display of the list of icons in the notification area , * Display of the windows list of running applications, * Help in the composition of a symbol that is complex such as, for example, a a e related, a symbol power of 2 and possibility to add its own categories and symbols, * Extension of the functionality of the virtual buffer for browsers Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, and Google Chrome: * new commands for navigation mode (paragraph, division, anchor, main area, * new types of elements for the dialog box opened by "NVDA+F7" (radio button, paragraph, frame, checkBox, etc) with the announcement of the number of items found, * commands for the tables: announce the cells of a row /column , go to first/last cell in the row/current column, move the column/row preceding or following with announcement possible of the cells in that row/column, * announcement of the URL of the document, * navigate in loop, * Announcement of the function associated with editing commands style Copy, Paste, etc., * Announcement of the name of the folder pre-selected in the dialog boxes like "Open","Save", "Save as",etc., * display of information on the focused application: * the current profile configuration, * the name and version number of the application, * the add-on loaded for the application, * NVDA logs tools: * Opening the previous or current log, * copy of current Log path to the clipboard, * history of voice speechs, * renaming keyboard keys, * selective announcement of command keyboard keys , * simple countdown timer, * display of visible elements making up the object in the foreground, * fast switching of voice profile, * remanence of the modifier keys, * shutdown, reboot or hybernate the computer, * control the main or NVDA volume: * mute or unmute volume for the focused application, * establishment of the main Windows or NVDA volume at the start of add-on, * modification of main volume or audio stream's volume of focused application. * Tools for development of add-on * supplements regarding the date and time: copy date and time to clipboard, report time with seconds 2- The options * remove the announcement from the description of the objects in the Windows ribbons , * proclaim the word focused when deleting a word (for NVDA versions lower than 2020.3), * automatically maximize the foreground window, * announce punctuations and symbols when moving by word in a document. 3- The advanced options * report, with a sound, the registration of an error in the NVDA log also for the final versions and release candidate of NVDA, * Caption dialog title with the name of the addon, * Do not take account of the option called Report object descriptions during the display of the dialog box style confirmation, * use numeric keypad's keys conventionally. 4- Various other elements * presentation formatting of the text in a dialog box, * sub-menus to explore the program folders or configuration, * script to quickly restart NVDA.