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Re: Accessible GIS coordinates

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From: Olaf Drümmer
Date: Oct 31, 2013 2:13AM


Hi Bevi,


Am 31 Oct 2013 um 04:46 schrieb Chagnon | PubCom < <EMAIL REMOVED> >:

> I'm often stumped why
> today's screen reader software doesn't recognize or voice most of the
> characters on a font.

maybe you should let the vendors low about this….

A while ago the NVDA team told they'd voice most of the important Unicode codepoints but that they don't see any value in doing this for each and every code point. It seems prime and double prime might be among the less important ones. As the NVDA guys are very open minded - if they begin to hear they should include support fore more of these code points, especially including prime and double prime for GIS coordinates etc., they might simply add it.


Olaf