moderated Re: access and jaws

Tom Lange

I use Jaws 2019 with Excel in Office 2016 at work every day and have no major issues. I don’t mess around with charts, graphs, et cetera, just routine data entry, and it works fine.

On Sep 5, 2019, at 10:03 PM, Sieghard Weitzel <sieghard@...> wrote:

I am sorry, Glen, but your statement that Jaws 2019 does not work with Excel is absolutely incorrect. I virtually live in Excel when I am working and I haven’t used anything but Jaws 2019 since it came out, in fact, well before then since I am on the Jaws Beta list.


From: <> On Behalf Of Glenn / Lenny
Sent: Thursday, September 5, 2019 9:55 PM
Subject: Re: access and jaws


You might need to keep an older copy of Jaws installed for that program.

I still use Office 2000, because it does all I need it to do, and Jaws 2019 does not work with Excel, but earlier versions do.



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Sent: Thursday, September 05, 2019 9:38 PM

Subject: access and jaws



I’ve heard that access 2007 is the latest version that works well with Jaws?  Is this true?  Is the accessibility problem in the inputting of data and reading the fields, or in designing your data base?


How does Access work with NBDA?


Does anyone use a data base that works well with Jaws?  If so, which one?

Thanks much.



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