configure a wireless conection

José Vilmar Estácio de Souza vilmar at
Thu Nov 4 00:29:34 GMT 2010

Yes, ctrl+f1.

On 11/03/2010 06:41 PM, André Baldo wrote:
> A little note:
> If I am not mistaken, the shortcut to make Orca speak the icons would be
> control+f1.
> Good luck,
> André.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "José Vilmar Estácio de Souza"<vilmar at>
> To:<ubuntu-accessibility at>
> Sent: Wednesday, November 03, 2010 5:53 PM
> Subject: Re: configure a wireless conection
> Hi Luis.
> First you need to find the top panel pressing ctrl+alt+tab.
> Since there, you need to press tab until you hear something like icon.
> Press alt+f1 so that orca can announce the title of the icon.
> Using the steps above you'll can find the network manager.
> Now press shift+f10 and you'll find an option to edit the  connections.
> On 11/03/2010 05:19 PM, Luis antónio Marques Caetano wrote:
>> Hi all. I'm using ubuntu 10.10.
>> Until now, I wasn't able to configure a wireless conection. I know (a
>> friend of mine told me) that in older ubuntu versions there was an
>> icon on one of the panels which opens a window on we could configure a
>> wireless conection, but I never tried it, because I already had the
>> conection configured and ready to use (that friend helped me). But
>> now, I made a clean instal of ubuntu and lost the configuration. And I
>> need to conect my ubuntu instalation to the web...
>> Can someone help me with this? Is there any key stroke which lets me
>> go to that icon? I already tried CTRL+Alt+Tab to go to the panels, but
>> once in the panels I'm neither able to activate the icons, nor able to
>> go out of the panel, after pressing enter on an icon trying to
>> activate it...
>> Many thanks in advance, for any kind of help!

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