moderated Re: Openbook 9.0
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Just a quick note of caution. If you have JAWS 2020 or 2021 installed Openbook 9.0 will not install properly. This from my own experience and after talking with Freedom this was the steps I needed to take.
Uninstall JAWS 2020 or 2021
Update or install Openbook 9.0
Re install JAWS 2020 or 2021.
The reason is that JAWS and Openbook use the same OCR components. JAWS has newer ones than Openbook and Openbook will hang at install unless you follow procedure above. This is from own personal experience and after checking with Freedom Scientific after I encountered the issue.
Unless someone gives different experience or has updated information that was the latest I have from Freedom and my own situation.
Again, just wanted to put the details out for a caution.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On Behalf Of O.Addison Gethers
Sent: Friday, November 27, 2020 2:15 PM
Subject: Re: Openbook 9.0
David I didn’t know that and thanks for telling me and give me the links to download it.
Addison, OpenBook 9.0 was last updated in February of 2018. You can download the latest 9.0 release from this page.
Blindness Assistive Technology Specialist
JAWS Certified, 2019
On 11/27/2020 12:36 PM, O.Addison Gethers wrote: