[orca-list] Adding pronunciations (was Re: orca)
William.Walker at Sun.COM
Tue Sep 4 18:48:11 BST 2007
Sorry about that. The GUI interface to the pronunciation dictionary was
added for Orca v2.19.90.
On Tue, 2007-09-04 at 18:40 +0100, Nick Adamson wrote:
> Hi Willie.
> Which version of Orca are you talking about here,
> I've got the version of orca that comes with Ubuntu 7.4, (I think it's
> 2.18), and I don't think I've seen any property pages as you describe.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Willie Walker" <William.Walker at Sun.COM>
> To: "mike coulombe" <kb8aey at verizon.net>
> Cc: "ubuntu" <ubuntu-accessibility at lists.ubuntu.com>; <orca-list at gnome.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, September 04, 2007 4:08 PM
> Subject: [orca-list] Adding pronunciations (was Re: orca)
> > Hi Mike:
> > The "pronunciation" tab of the Orca preferences dialog contains a table
> > where the left column holds the word to be replaced and the right column
> > holds the string to substitute for that word.
> > You can type Alt+N to enter a new entry -- you will first be taken to
> > the left column, where you type the word you want to define a
> > pronunciation for. Press Return when you're done typing the word.
> > Then, press Ctrl+Right_Arrow to navigate to the right hand column.
> > Press Return to start editing the pronunciation and type the
> > pronunciation in. The pronunciation just consists of ordinary words to
> > substitute for the word in the left column. When you're done typing the
> > pronunciation, press Return.
> > Tab to the OK button and press Space to dismiss the preferences dialog.
> > Hope this helps,
> > Will
> > On Mon, 2007-08-27 at 13:42 -0500, mike coulombe wrote:
> >> Hi, I see there is a way to get orca to say words differently than they
> >> are spelled. How does this work. I found add entry, but only find one
> >> place to type in a word. Where do you type the way you want the word
> >> pronounced.
> >> Mike.
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