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Re: SGB Speaking Graphical Browser (or desktop)

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>
Date: Sat, 8 Dec 2001 09:17:06 -0500
Message-ID: <004a01c17ff3$047bfea0$2cf60141@mtgmry1.md.home.com>
To: "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@w3.org>, "jonathan chetwynd" <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
narrator is also available in windows xp as well and is indeed quite
basic and if at all only will work with ie.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@w3.org>
To: "jonathan chetwynd" <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Saturday, December 08, 2001 12:42 AM
Subject: Re: SGB Speaking Graphical Browser (or desktop)

I think the best of these that I have come across is WebSound
http://websound.unige.ch/ - a graphical browseer that speaks (or a
browser with graphical rendering)

Most Macintosh browsers speak, although generally at a fairly basic
Similarly there is the narrator function in windows 2000 but it is
a bit basic to provide what I think you are looking for.

I am surprised if it isn't possible to run emacespeak in Xemacs.



On Fri, 7 Dec 2001, jonathan chetwynd wrote:

  I've been playing around with emacspeak/w3 and mozilla and realise
that what
  I'd like to tryout is an SGB.

  Has anyone used a 'speaking' plugin for Mozilla?

  Is there such a thing?
  under development?

  Xemacspeak/w3 could be a starter, except it isn't available yet....

  ideas please

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