[BCAB] Winstaller Unattended Windows Installer

Chris H christopherh40 at gmail.com
Tue May 28 23:30:49 BST 2013


Mo, first of all yes, Nvda will speak the partition screen. Second yes, 
it supports Windows 8. I suggest you check out the 14 day trial first 
before shelling out the £45 or contacting them for a possible deal.


Chris

On 28/05/2013 22:00, Mobeen Iqbal wrote:
> hi chris.
>
> Which parts specifically? for example, do they provide speech on the
> partitioning screen? if they do i'll be impressed. all other steps i've
> completely managed to automate without any programming knowledge so
> you're logged straight in to windows and NVDA can be launched if its not
> already running. On the custom disks i've made, all you have to do is
> put the disk in, boot from it, press up arrow twice and enter and that
> installs to the selected partition, automating all other steps up until
> the windows desktop/NVDA start. i'm curious more than anything before
> shelling out the £45 if this will provide more functionality than VLite
> currently offers. if they get it working with windows8, then yes they'll
> be a step ahead.
>
> cheers,
>
> Mo.
>
> On 28/05/2013 21:51, Chris H wrote:
>> That's ok Mo, but Winstaller goes one step further by providing speech
>> in parts of the install that is otherwise inaccessible.
>>
>>
>> Chris
>>
>> On 28/05/2013 21:22, Mobeen Iqbal wrote:
>>> hi chris.
>>>
>>> many thanks for your email to the list. i've used VLite for years to
>>> build my own custom installs for windows 7 and server, it seems to do
>>> the same thing as this and is fully accessible. NLite is also useful if
>>> you want to make an unattended install of windows XP or earlier
>>> operating systems.
>>>
>>> all the best,
>>>
>>> Mo.
>>>
>>> On 28/05/2013 21:15, Chris H wrote:
>>>> Hi Alexander.
>>>> Well that is fine and you can of course take your pick. I am merely
>>>> spreading the word and you can see why in the original thread. I just
>>>> think this will open new opportunities for the blind community. Ok, we
>>>> can install Mac Os X without sighted assistance with VoiceOver, but
>>>> never Windows, until perhaps now.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Chris
>>>>
>>>> On 28/05/2013 20:15, Alexander Shannon wrote:
>>>>> Hi Chris,
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks for your reply.
>>>>>
>>>>> I remember command line arguments ending in .bat from the past, but
>>>>> I'm
>>>>> nowhere near knowledgeable enough to add such command lines to an
>>>>> unattended
>>>>> install program, so although I can see the potential for this program
>>>>> for
>>>>> unattended windows installs, I don't think it could solve my potential
>>>>> problem.
>>>>>
>>>>> Alexander Shannon
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>
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