Re: Punctuation Level, How To Change It On The Fly For Jaws Users

Randy Barnett <randy@...>

Thanks for the tip. It looks like a great source of shortcut commands also...

On 6/6/2017 10:22 AM, Richard Turner wrote:

OK.  Ignore that previous message.

I found it.  It is called Say System Time.  Silly me, I would have thought it would be called Say Time or Speak time.

There I go assuming again, grin.





From: [] On Behalf Of Mike B.
Sent: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 5:21 AM
Subject: Punctuation Level, How To Change It On The Fly For Jaws Users


Hi All,


I thought some of you might be interested, or would find this keystroke beneficial.

Assigning A Keystroke To Adjust Punctuation On The Fly:


1. Press, Insert + F2, to open the Jaws Manager.
2. Go to Keyboard Manager and press enter.
3. Navigate to Default, & then tab 1 time to get into the list of options.
4. In the Default keyboard manager list navigate to Set Punctuation Level
If it says none.  That means there has not been a keystroke assigned.
5. Press the Alt key to open the menues, & right arrow to Action. Then down arrow to Add Keystroke, & press enter.  Or press control + A which is the
shortcut for asigning a keystroke.
6. Insert a keystroke combination like control + dash for example. If the
combination is already being used for another command jaws will tell you.
Doing this in the Default Keyboard Manager, allows this keystroke to be used
in all aplications.
7. Tab to the Okay button, press the spacebar, then a dialogue will open asking
if you are sure you want to modify the default JKM. Press the spacebar on
the Yes option.


Now, every time you press the control + dash keystroke it changes the
punctuation level.  So press the control + dash keystroke until you hear
the punctuation level you want.


If you ever want to change or remove the keystroke, simply repeat the above steps.


Take care.  Mike.  Go Dodgers!
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