moderated Re: Jaws 2021 question/problem

Richard Turner <richardturner42@...>

Has anyone contacted FS support about this issue?
It won't get fixed if folks don't contact them directly.

I don't have so many people in my contacts that I need this feature, but if you do, providing direct feedback would help.

Richard, in the U.S.

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-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Ron Pelletier
Sent: Monday, December 28, 2020 11:50 AM
Subject: Re: Jaws 2021 question/problem

Hi Madison,

It is a problem in JAWS 2021 which was there in 2020 also and was not fixed.
I wonder when they will fix it, hopefully In the next update.

Ron & Danvers

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Madison Martin
Sent: Monday, December 28, 2020 2:40 PM
Subject: Jaws 2021 question/problem

Hi all,
I upgraded to Jaws 2021 almost 2 weeks ago now and I have a problem that I've noticed. When I go to my favourites list in Edge, or when I go into contacts in Outlook, or start a new message in Outlook type a letter and then do ctrl k to bring up a list of addresses starting with that letter, Jaws will only read a few items and then stop speaking. When this happens in favourites I have to alt tab to something else and then alt tab back and then Jaws will start reading again, but then stops speaking again after reading a few more items. When this happens in Outlook I have to go to the bottom of the list of addresses starting with that letter or the end of my contacts and then arrow up and Jaws will read a few more and then stop speaking again. Now when I upgraded I was asked if I wanted to import settings or something like that and I said yes, though I don't recall having any settings set that have anything to do with this. So I'm wondering, is this an issue with Jaws 2021, or is there some setting or something that I can change so that Jaws will stop doing this? I'm just glad that my Braille display works when this happens. Now, I know some of you might suggest switching to an earlier version of Jaws, but I do these things on a daily basis, and besides I don't have any earlier versions of Jaws on this computer as I uninstalled 2018 after I upgraded. Running Jaws 2021, Outlook 2013, the latest Edge and Windows 10 2004. Thanks for any help/suggestions anyone can provide!!!!!

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