Re: Help needed with a script for selecting next character

John Martyn

Since there isn't a get next character, but there is a get prior character
this makes it a little difficult and there are some steps.
First you need to use the command SelectNextCharacter
Then you do a getSelectedText function
Then speak the selected text.
If you need an example, I can write one for you.
John Martyn

-----Original Message-----
From: []
On Behalf Of Kimber Gardner
Sent: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 4:59 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Help needed with a script for selecting next character

Hi All,

I've never done any scripting before, but I find I need a script to select
and read next character in a terminal emulation program I use at work.

I was able to find the jkm file associated with the application but I'm
having trouble adding the keystroke.

I know that shift+right arrow selects by characters, but I need to hear each
character spoken as it is selected.

Can anyone help with this?

Feel free to contact me offlist.


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