Re: [Bulk] CTRL + up arrow, CTRL + down arrow, JAWS has funny behavior
No, it's not funny at all, and yes I suffer through the same pain. These
keystrokes broke some time in the past and have not worked reliably for
quite a while.
I'm currently still fixated with JAWS 12.0.525 and refuse to move ahead
until they release the next major version. Fixing things like that in the
sub-releases is not a priority.
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfortto my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.
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Sent: Monday, August 08, 2011 15:31
Subject: [Bulk] CTRL + up arrow, CTRL + down arrow, JAWS has funny behavior
They still say it is the same for Standard Windows Keystrokes in Help Topics
CTRL + UP and CTRL + DOWN
In My JAWS 12, using both Windows 7 or XP machines
In a rich text or or plain text whether it is in an email or in a Wordpad
file I have funny results. Do you?
When I use CTRL + up arrow to read the previous paragraph.
Or when I use CTRL + down arrow to read the next paragraph.
I will find that instead of reading the next paragraph, instead JAWS will
just speak the entire text from the top of the file or top of the email
I can stop it and read a line at a time and it works just fine.
but using my old reliable CTRL + UP and CTRL + DOWN, I am often irritated by
I could say that it is similarly funny behavior when trying ALT + UP and ALT
+ DOWN to read a sentence at a time.
But I will just leave it there.
Is there a suggestion or a fix?
Or am I just an individual who is the only one to whom this is occurring?
One note. This does not seem to happen when navigating my text on a web page
or in a Microsoft Word document.
Just in Wordpad and in my Email messages using Windows Live Mail of a rich
text or plain text type of message.
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