Re: JFW 12 and Adobe Reader 10.1

Bergen, Eric <Eric.Bergen@...>

I am not sure if this will make a difference but try this.
Go to your start menu and open Adobe Reader.
Go to your edit menu and click on preferences.
Find General in the list and hit tab.
Keep tabbing until you find enable protected mode at startup and make sure it is unchecked.
Tab to ok and hit enter.
This is what I did and I was able to read PDF documents after that.
As long as it is not a scanned document. In this case you will need OCR.
Hope this helps.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...] On Behalf Of Sharon Clark
Sent: Monday, December 19, 2011 3:17 PM
To: jfw@...
Subject: JFW 12 and Adobe Reader 10.1


I have a student who's attempting to open PDF documents found through EBSCOhost to read using Adobe Reader 10.1. When the article is opened; however, JAWS cannot read anything. We were able to read the document with Read Out Loud. Is there a setting that needs to be changed to allow JAWS to read the document? Your assistance is greatly appreciated concerning this matter.


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