[fpc-pascal] Lazarus Release 2.0.2 - suggestions (screen reader)

Martin Frb lazarus at mfriebe.de
Tue Apr 16 14:53:38 CEST 2019

About ctrl+shift+arrow key: Do you know any documentation on how to 
implement this. What API to call, to let the screen reader know?

Also for other modifications needed, any documentation?


On 16/04/2019 14:31, Mgr. Janusz Chmiel wrote:
> For now, I would like to thank you, that you have allowed visually 
> impaired users to use edit field inside source code wiev. Screen 
> readers users are even notified about line number on focus. Sure, 
> because it is not standard Windows Microsoft Edit control, it is 
> impossible to use CTRL+SHIFT+arrow keys to assign some block of text 
> with screen reader, but I know, that also commercial Delphi which uses 
> his own controls not standard Windows controls from Microsoft have 
> similar issue.
> The most difficulty question is to determine, what is more complex. 
> Modify Lazarus component sources or customize NVDA screen reader for 
> accessibility of non standard controls.

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