Re: JAWS announcing Touch keyboard
Van Lant, Robin
I do have a touch screen laptop. I do not knowingly have the onscreen keyboard turned on. I’ll try to investigate. With my bit of vision, I have never noticed it, but who knows!
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Jonas Voll
Sent: Friday, December 08, 2017 11:47 AM
Subject: Re: JAWS announcing Touch keyboard
Do you maybe have the on screen keyboard turnd on and your laptop is a Touch screen?
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On Behalf Of Van Lant, Robin via Groups.Io
I’m running Windows 10 on my laptop with JAWS 2018. I have it set to require a password to login. If I leave my computer and come back later to type in my password, I hear a sound effect kind of like an ascending tone on a slide whistle and a voice says “Touch keyboard”. I also notice that the voice I’m hearing on parts of the login screen are different from the normal voice I use. All reverts to normal as I am loaded into my user profile of Windows.
What does JAWS mean by “Touch keyboard” and the sound effect? Any idea why the voice changes? Robin
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