Re: How To Stop Jaws From Saying Clickable At The End Of Every Line In A PDF Document


Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

Hi, Tom. I wasn't clear. You first open Firefox, then use JAWS Key to open the Settings Center in JAWS, not Firefox. Firefox must be opened first, though, so that the JAWS configuration file for Firefox is loaded.
----- Original Message -----
From: Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 8:41 AM
Subject: Re: How To Stop Jaws From Saying Clickable At The End Of Every Line In A PDF Document

Bill:

 

Can you tell me how to get to the settings center in Firefox?

 

I’m having a brain lapse here.

 

Wonder if this happened because of a Firefox update?

 

Tom Behler

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 10:50 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: How To Stop Jaws From Saying Clickable At The End Of Every Line In A PDF Document

 

 

How to stop JAWS from saying "clickable" on websites

 

 

Hi, Tom. Open Firefox.

In

"Settings Center"

under the

"Web / HTML / PDFs"

category, there is a subcategory labeled

"Miscellaneous"

Under

"Miscellaneous"

there is a setting labeled

"Indicate Element Attribute"

Unchecking this setting will stop Jaws from saying

"Clickable"

 

Bill White billwhite92701@...

----- Original Message -----

From: Tom Behler

Sent: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:43 AM

Subject: How To Stop Jaws From Saying Clickable At The End Of Every Line In A PDF Document

 

Hello, everyone.

 

I just received a faculty Emeriti news letter from my University.  The letter is accessed via a link that was included in an e-mail.

 

I can open the news letter with no problem, but when I start reading it, Jaws says clickable at the end of every line.

 

Obviously, this makes for an anoying reading experience.

 

I have received news letters from this organization before, and have not had this problem.

 

Is there something I can do to turn this “clickable” announcement off, or could it be something in the way the news letter was sent and formatted?

 

I’m using Jaws 17, Windows 7, and Firefox as my main internet browser.

 

Thanks for any advice!

 

Dr.  Tom Behler from Michigan

 

 



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