Re: JAWS and Office 2016


Cynthia Bruce
 

Hi All,

Because the university where I teach is moving to Office 365, they are
saying we have to upgrade to the latest version of office. While I never
expect full support, can I expect to run into any trouble? I am running JAWS
14 and Windows 7.

I am just really hesitant because I am in the final stages of finishing my
dissertation, and I really have no time to deal with how to sort out major
changes in how Word, for example, works. I know I am not unique there, but I
would love it if I could upgrade without major learning.

Cynthia

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Les
Kriegler
Sent: May 11, 2016 8:08 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: JAWS and Office 2016

Brian, Full support is a subjective term. It's hard to imagine that every
feature is supported. Having said that, it is quite similar to Office 2013
and you should be able to use the majority of features you require.

Les

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Brian
Prewitt
Sent: Monday, May 9, 2016 9:06 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: JAWS and Office 2016

Hi Everyone,

I need some recommendations on upgrading from Office 2010 Pro to Office 2016
Pro on Windows 7. Is Office 2016 fully supported by JAWS?

Thank you,

Brian

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