Re: Problem deleting files
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To make it simple right click on the recycle bin and select properties then tab through to the check box to show a dialog box when deleting files.
Then apply then ok job done!
Sent: 22 July 2017 20:36
Subject: Re: Problem deleting files
hmmm, sounds like you have pressed enter on the
recycle ben and you have selected a file there to
open the properties of that file. you must find
the recycle ben on the desktop and at that point
press alt plus enter. you should then be able to
tab to the checkbox you are looking for.
Legend has it that on Saturday 7/22/2017 02:05 PM, Laura Richardson said:
>I went to the recycle bin, pressed alt + enter,
>and Jaws said I was on the general page. The
>next step you give is to tab to the setting but
>when I tab there are only three choices;
>restore, okay, and cancel. I pressed escape and
>closed the recycle bin Not sure why this is
>and what I need to do to get to that particular setting.
>From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Bill White
>Sent: Saturday, July 22, 2017 12:45 PM
>Subject: Re: Problem deleting files
>Hi, Laura. Part of your problem is because
>something is not set correctly for the Recycle properties.
>1. Find your Recycle Bin.
>2. Press ALT plus ENTER to get into the properties of the Recycle Bin.
>3. If you are in the General properties, which
>is what usually comes up first, tab until you see the following setting:
>Display delete confirmation dialog
>4. Make sure this is checked with the SpaceBar.
>5. Tab to Apply and Press Enter.
>6. Tab to OK and press ENTER again.
>That should get back the Are you sure? dialog
>you should get when deleting a file.
>The other problem is that JAWS is losing focus
>when you are trying to delete the file, and you
>are on a Cancel button. This could be for a
>download in progress, or a Cancel button for the deletion itself.
>[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Laura Richardson
>Sent: Saturday, July 22, 2017 10:36 AM
>Subject: Problem deleting files
>Using a Dell laptop with Windows 10, Jaws 18, MS
>Word 2016 What I describe below has been
>happening since I got this computer less than two months ago.
>Two different things are happening when I want to delete a file:
>1. Sometimes when I press delete to get rid of
>a file Jaws says nothing and I have to press alt
>+ tab to get back to the documents and that file
>is gone Jaws does not ask me if Im sure I want to delete this file.
>2. Sometimes when I press delete Jaws says
>this will cancel all transfers in progress and
>tells me to press the space bar Whether I
>press the space bar or not Jaws repeatedly tells
>me this message I have to press alt + f4
>several times to make this go away so I can alt
>tab back to the documents at which point that file has been deleted.
>There seems to be no rhyme or reason as to which
>scenario is going to happen when I want to
>delete a file. Has anybody dealt with this
>before? Is it possibly some kind of setting
>thats not set correctly? I just want to
>press delete and have Jaws ask me if Im sure I
>want to delete as Ive always done in the past.