Re: JAWS and MS Edge

Van Lant, Robin

I agree that JAWS seems particularly verbose in Edge.  I have not found settings yet to adjust this, as the same sites in IE 11 read fine, so I think it’s an Edge issue, not a JAWS settings issue.  I’m still with IE and Chrome until Edge is improved.



From: <> On Behalf Of dramartinez@...
Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2018 5:53 AM
Subject: JAWS and MS Edge


Good morning, I am a brand new subscriber.  I have a question concerning reading Websites in MS Edge.  When arrowing up and down through Web pages, JAWS says things like "column 1 row 1" and then reads the content of that cell(?).  Or when entering a list it will announce "list with 3 items" (or something along those lines, and then proceed to give you information about links and whatnot in that list.  I find this very cumbersome and would like to know if there is any way to stop those kinds of announcements.  I have already gone through "verbosity" and set everything to advanced or to ignore table headings and such.  Any help is appreciated.  Thanks.

P.S., I have been a JAWS user since JAWS 1.X. 

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