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Screen readers cant read interface on Windows 10 #11031

tapper82 opened this issue Aug 6, 2019 · 1 comment


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commented Aug 6, 2019

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qBittorrent version and Operating System

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qBittorrent 4.07 Windows 10

If on linux, libtorrent and Qt version

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What is the problem

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When using NVDA screen reader you get no feed back from the interface.

What is the expected behavior

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NVDA should beable to read the interface allowing blind people to use qBittorrent.

Steps to reproduce

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Install NVDA and open qBittorrent try to use qBittorrent with your eyes closed.

Extra info(if any)

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It's the same with other screen readers I have tested out JAWS and narrator


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commented Aug 14, 2019

Related issue: nvaccess/nvda#8604
In short, probably NVDA doesn't handle Qt > 5.11 applications well.
However you could still try qBittorrent 32-bit version since it uses an older Qt version and chances are NVDA supports it.

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