moderated Re: braille display going to sleep during windows login

Milton Ota <mota1252@...>

If using the Focus 14 or 40 5th Generation, bring the display settings up and find Rest.

Press Enter on Rest and you will see at the far left of the display a number, using the up or down rocker bar will change the length of time before the braille display goes to sleep. The longest lenght you can have is 45.

Original message:

There is a sleep time in the menu of that Braille display, you can get
to it by using the thumb keys when a screen reader is not using the
On Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:34:03 -0400,
Richard Turner wrote:
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Well, I think she needs to either call Freedom Scientific or Humanware to figure out why it is going to sleep at that point.
That is not normal.

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From: <> On Behalf Of Michelle's Home Emails
Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:04 PM
Subject: Re: braille display going to sleep during windows login

hi Richard

Michelle here,

Thank you for response.
i think the lady has a humanware brailleiant 40 cell about 12 months old with Jaws 2019 pro windows 10

Hope this helps?

On 20 Sep 2019, at 12:23 pm, Richard Turner <> wrote:
Which braille display does she have?
What software is she using?


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On Sep 18, 2019, at 10:05 PM, Michelle's Home Emails <> wrote:
hi list
MY friend who is Deafblind is having problems where her braille display goes to sleep too quickly during login. Any way how to fix this so that it give a longer time to read information? Jays 2019 pro windows vers 10
Kind regards

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