moderated Re: Jaws 2021 and emoji panel
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This is a synthesizer issue, and unless JAWS is told to process certain Unicode symbols directly and send them to synths, it won’t be able to read emojis and some Unicode symbols correctly.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On Behalf Of Richard Turner
Sent: Saturday, October 10, 2020 6:37 AM
Subject: Jaws 2021 and emoji panel
I find I have to use Narrator to arrow through the emoji panel, and after picking one, Narrator reads the emoji just fine.
Jaws 2021 reads a number.
I sent a note to a friend who has a great job at a place where it is not uncommon for the office to go out for a drink at 3 PM to end the day. So I used the whiskey glass emoji. Narrator reads it accurately. Jaws 2021 says “twelve.”
Any thoughts about how Jaws can be made to speak the emoji?
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