Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

Gerald Levy

I just checked the FS web site, and found out that they charge $400 to upgrade to JAWS 12 from JAWS 8 or earleer, plus an additional $200 if you want the professional version.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Brian and Denise Albriton" <>
To: "Adrian Spratt" <>
Cc: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:59 AM
Subject: RE: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

I think you made a good choice. Twelve seems to be pretty abysmal with xp.

On Sun, 21 Aug 2011, Adrian Spratt wrote:

Check with FS in the morning, but I suspect your friend would be asked to
pay full price. I suggest waiting for the release of JAWS 13, which I
believe is anticipated in November. This way if your friend bought an SMA at
the same time, s/he would be eligible to upgrade to JAWS 14 without
additional charge. In addition, many listers have reported flaws in JAWS 12,
possibly because it is more directed to Windows 7 than XP. I'm assuming
someone using JAWS 7 hasn't yet switched to Windows 7. I still use XP Pro,
and the warnings on this list have convinced me to stay with JAWS 11, even
though my SMA entitles me to JAWS 12.

-----Original Message-----
From: []
On Behalf Of Brian and Denise Albriton
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:34 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

Has anyone move from jaws 7 to 12 and if so how much did it cost?
Checking on behalf of a friend.

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