moderated Re: how to read highlighted text on web page


Mike B
 

Try this keystroke:
Shift+JAWSKey+DownArrow
Says selected or highlighted text that appears on the screen.
Take care.  Mike.  Sent from my iBarstool.
 *My body has absorbed so much soap and disinfectant lately that when I pee it cleans the toilet.

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Saturday, June 13, 2020 11:10 AM
Subject: Re: how to read highlighted text on web page

It would be great to figure out where in a document is any highlighted text.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Glenn / Lenny
Sent: Saturday, June 13, 2020 2:09 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: how to read highlighted text on web page

If one just wants to read what is highlighted, the Jaws hotkey insert + Shift + numpad 2 will read the highlighted text.
Glenn
----- Original Message -----
From: "John Covici" <covici@...>
To: <main@jfw.groups.io>
Sent: Saturday, June 13, 2020 1:02 PM
Subject: Re: how to read highlighted text on web page


hmmm, jaws +f2 just says custom hilight and you can set the foreground
and background, but seems no way to read them.

On Sat, 13 Jun 2020 13:28:59 -0400,
Adrian Spratt wrote:
>
> One thought is to place focus on each of the options and, in each case,
> press JAWS key+f to compare fonts, etc. This may be all you need.
> Otherwise, it may tell you how the highlighted text differs from the
> non-highlighted.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of John Covici
> Sent: Saturday, June 13, 2020 12:11 PM
> To: jfw@groups.io
> Subject: how to read hilighted text on web page
>
> Hi.  OI am using Jaws 2020 latest update and I can't seem to read
> hilighted text on web page.  What I am trying to read are options with y/n
> choices and one of them is hilighted.  I tried to  use a different sound
> scheme such as attributes and colors, but no joy.
>
> Thanks in advance for any suggestions.
>
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