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Re: accessing Youtube video controls in Firefox


From: Kornbrot, Diana
Date: Sep 25, 2012 1:28AM

Firefox does have its own screen reader that can be installed as plugin

On 25/09/2012 00:12, "Julius Charles Serrano" < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:

Hi everyone.

I'm having a problem accessing the video controls in Youtube using my
screen reader.

I'm using Firefox 15, and I have installed the latest version of Flash

When trying to access the video controls, JAWS says:
"Flash start
flash end"

while NVDA says:
"embedded object unavailable"

When I use IE, both JAWS and NVDA can read the video controls e.g. Play,
mute. But I nonetheless prefer to use Firefox.

I'd appreciate any suggestions you could give.

Thank you very much.

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