Re: [BCAB] Running NVDA from a USB stick on a Windows XP machine Neela 31 Oct 2012 18:12 GMT
It would be really helpful to those of us not used to writing command lines Chris, if you would just write the command out in full. Thanks. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Chris" <email@example.com> To: "BCAB Discussion List" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 5:14 PM Subject: Re: [BCAB] Running NVDA from a USB stick on a Windows XP machine > The autorun is broken as of now. The only way would be with the help of > Narrator typing the letter of your flash drive, then a colon, then a > backslash, then the full path to the NVDA executable simply named > nvda.exe. > > > Christopher Hallsworth > > On 31/10/2012 16:24, Clive.Lever@kent.gov.uk wrote: >> Hello all, >> >> how do I run NVDA from a USB stick on a Windows XP machine. Do you need >> to type in any keystrokes to launch it? >> >> We've done what it asked on the NVDA website, loading the program files >> onto a pen drive. The site says to put 'Autorun' onto the pen, and that >> this should automatically launch on plugging in the pen drive. Although >> we did this, my sighted colleague says that on connecting the USB stick >> to the PC, the box still comes up asking if I want to run movies, open >> folder to view files, take no action and all that. >> >> Does anyone have any ideas as to why NVD is not running without the need >> for further clicks? >> >> Thanks, >> Clive >> >> >> >> Clive Lever >> Diversity and Equality Officer >> Kent County Council >> >> Office: 01622 221163 >> Email: email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> >> >> >> Kent County Council >> Room G37 >> Sessions House >> Maidstone, Kent. >> ME14 1XQ >> >> >> >> > > -- > To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, > please visit our website: > http://www.bcab.org.uk/ > > To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our > website: > http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/ > > To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email > email@example.com.