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Have just downloaded 12.04 from the Costa Rica Server.

At login a voice comes on in English and repeats the password keys--very disturbing.

Avast and ClamTK found nothing.

What is going on?

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That's probably an activated Universal Access -> Screen Reader setting.

Settings -> Universal Access -> switch off the Screen Reader option.

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Thank you. Removed Orca screen Reader and problem solved. – Karl Wust Oct 16 '12 at 20:59
Glad I could help. – user98085 Oct 16 '12 at 21:21

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