Control Usage Assistant

Use this add-on to find out how to interact with the focused control. Press NvDA+H to obtain a short help message on interacting with the focused control, such as checkboxes, edit fields and so on.


  • New and updated translations.


  • Help messages for more controls added, including terminal windows.
  • Added help messages for working in some areas of applications, such as Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint and Windows 8 start screen.
  • Added help messages for working with forms in both browse and focus modes in virtual buffer documents (Internet Explorer, Adobe Reader, Mozilla Firefox, etc.).
  • New language: Danish.


  • Initial version.