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3 Examples Of Common Computing Tasks


This section describes the user interface provided by Emacspeak when performing common-place computing tasks like editing and proof-reading, surfing the WWW, reading and replying to electronic mail and Usenet news. This paper description suffers from the natural shortcoming of elucidating in print what is essentially aural.

Here are some features of the spoken feedback that are common to the different interaction scenarios:

Raman T. V.
Tue Nov 21 15:57:11 PST 1995