Re: Jaws 17 Lagging

Tom Behler

Can do, Dave, since I still have Jaws 16 on this machine.

I also thought of calling FS early next week, just to let them know about
the problem and to see what they say.

Tom Behler

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of Dave
Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2016 2:26 PM
Subject: Re: Jaws 17 Lagging


Try a simple test. Use JAWS 16 for a while with everything else the same and
see if the problem continues or abates.

Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and Pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Behler" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2016 11:17 AM
Subject: Re: Jaws 17 Lagging

I, too, am having a problem with Jaws sluggishness with Outlook 2016.

It seems that as I continue to type an e-mail in Outlook, Jaws slows down in
terms of announcing my key strokes. In fact, sometimes, it gets to the
point where Jaws totally freezes, and I have to wait a few seconds for it to

I can't consistently replicate the problem, or link it to anything else that
might be running on my computer at the time, so if anyone has any
suggestions, please let me know.

Again, I'm using the latest build of Jaws 17 here on a Windows 7 64-bit

I don't recall having this problem with Outlook 2010 and Jaws 16 on this
same computer prior to my software upgrades.

Dr. Tom Behler from Michigan

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of Nicole
Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2016 11:56 AM
Subject: Jaws 17 Lagging

Okay, I just upgraded to Jaws 17 from Jaws 15. I'm running Windows 7 on a
Dell dual core machine.
I've managed to not have any of the annoying Jaws freeze problems in Outlook
that I had in 15 so far. However, I'm noticing that Jaws 17 seems slower. It
doesn't respond as quickly when reading things. Is this a known issue, or
something I'm dealing with because I'm running Windows 7? It slows down
things like clearing the junk email folder each morning, and it seems more

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