moderated Re: Since most recent Jaws update
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Hey there, Tom, Brian Zolo here in Gahanna, Ohio the voice assistant is only on windows ten. I found that out when I first installed jaws 2021. Have a great weekend! BZ!
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Friday, January 08, 2021 5:18 PM
Subject: Re: Since most recent Jaws update
Is the voice assistant only available for the Windows 10 operating system?
I’m asking because while I found the voice assistant options very easily in the Jaws utilities menu on my Windows 10 computer, I can’t find those options on my older Windows 7 PC after installing the January Jaws 2021 update.
It sounds like you are invoking the voice assistant.
That’s what Jaws says when it cannot hear your command.
If you are not intentionally trying to use the new Voice Assistant, open the jaws menu with insert+j and open the utilities menu.
The first item is the Voice Assistant.
Richard, in the U.S.
"You know," said Arthur, "it's at times like this, when I'm trapped in a Vogon airlock with a man from Betelgeuse, and about to die of asphyxiation in deep space, that I really wish I'd listened to what my mother told me when I was young."
"Why, what did she tell you?"
"I don't know, I didn't listen."
-- Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy
The other day I updated Jaws to the most recent version of Jaws 2021. For some reason out of the clear blue I hear a ding, Jaws says “I didn’t hear anything” and then dings again. I was in a MS word document. Has anyone else had this happen or am I hallucinating?