moderated Re: sometimes jaws not working with chrome


Steve Nutt
 

It’s majorly annoying though when it does it on a lot of sites, which it often does for me.

 

Beta 22 hasn’t improved on that either.

 

All the best


Steve

 

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From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Lee Anne Atkinson
Sent: 04 October 2021 11:22
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Subject: Re: sometimes jaws not working with chrome

 

Hi,

 

Sorry to join this thread a bit late.  I too have experienced problems with JAWS interacting with Chrome.  The arrow keys work fine to navigate the page but any of the other keys like the number 2 or letter h does not work.  My only fix is to close and restart JAWS.  Annoying?  Yes.  In the grand scheme of life this is fairly minor.  Although a reliable fix wouldn't hurt!😊 

 

Have a good day,

 

Lee Anne

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Steve Nutt
Sent: Monday, October 4, 2021 4:22 AM
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Subject: Re: sometimes jaws not working with chrome

 

Yep that works, but you shouldn’t have to jump through these hoops.

 

All the best


Steve

 

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From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of James Rinehart
Sent: 02 October 2021 22:14
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Subject: Re: sometimes jaws not working with chrome

 

Try reading Alt + tab to task switch back to refocus the page? 

 

On Oct 2, 2021, at 12:52 PM, Curtis Chong <chong.curtis@...> wrote:



Good morning:

 

Here is what I notice with JAWS and Chrome.

 

  1. Oftentimes, Chrome takes a while to bring up a page. Pressing INSERT+T gives you Chrome untitled.
  2. When the page actually does come up, I routinely press Numpad Plus to hear JAWS say Virtual Cursor. This is my confirmation that I can now use some of the JAWS shortcut commands to navigate through the page.
  3. Otherwise, JAWS with Chrome is working fairly well for me.

 

HTH.

 

Best regards,

 

Curtis Chong

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mark
Sent: Saturday, October 02, 2021 10:01 AM
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Subject: sometimes jaws not working with chrome

 

Usually JAWS works well with chrome. But I notice that sometimes it doesn't work, like suddenly the navigation keys don't work. I try reloading the page and it doesn't work. It's a matter of time before I try something that makes it work, like restarting JAWS. But I don't know what it is going on. Maybe something on the page hasn't fully loaded? Any ideas?


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