I'll dig into this at some point today.
I have not tried this with Adobe Reader DC and don't try everything when it comes to programs that have been historically well supported by screen readers and that have been very largely accessible. I'll try to figure out what the bump in the road happens to be and whether there's a keyboard shortcut or other method around it.
Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763
Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem — neat, plausible, and wrong.
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