Microsoft word: heading level is hidden on braille display when cursor is at start of heading #3701

nvaccessAuto opened this Issue Dec 9, 2013 · 3 comments

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Reported by mdcurran on 2013-12-09 02:59
When reading a line of a Microsoft Word document on a braille display, NVDA communicates that the current paragraph is a heading by showing h# (where number is the outline level) at the start of the text. However, this only shows if the cursor is past the first character. On the first character the heading indicator is erased.
This is indirectly due to the heading controlfields from NVDA's in-process Microsoft word support not exposing the _startOfNode attribute.


Comment 1 by Michael Curran <mick@... on 2013-12-09 03:11
In [3248b58]:
```CommitTicketReference repository="" revision="3248b580f114730f945fa78578418a1d24db2ed2"
Merge branch 't3701' into next. Incubates #3701

Added labels: incubating

Comment 2 by Michael Curran <mick@... on 2014-01-26 21:36
In [10cb197]:
```CommitTicketReference repository="" revision="10cb1977142ecfdc7c5cfd21b9e02e971714f3bf"
Merge branch 't3701'. Fixes #3701

Removed labels: incubating
State: closed

Comment 3 by mdcurran on 2014-01-26 21:37
Milestone changed from next to 2014.1

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