moderated Re: Firefox 102

Soronel Haetir

I wasn't aware of shift+enter, which does take care of my major gripe.
Though I do also use the right-click menu for copy-link and

On 6/30/22, JM Casey <jmcasey@...> wrote:
Oh, let me see right now. Not sure I've tried the context menu yet.
however, to open in a new tab, I press ctrl-enter, and to open in a new
window, shift-enter.
The only thing I usually use the right click menu for is to copy links to
share them, or to save a file associated with a link, say to download a
podcast episode or something similar.
And testing it now, yes, i see the problem. Damn, that's unfortunate.
Now I just switched to nVDA v21.3, where the context menu seems to be
working as expected. So that's interesting. I guess, wait for a JAWS or
Firefox update -- maybe it can be fixed on either end.
In the meantime, try those keyboard commands I guess (ctrl-enter,
shift-enter, ctrl-s to save, though the last isn't as convenient as using
the context menu on a link since you dont' ahve to go there in order to save

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Soronel Haetir
Sent: June 30, 2022 05:53 PM
Subject: Re: Firefox 102

Do you normally use the right-click menu? That is the only thing I notice
odd with 102, but since my normal interaction is to use the right-click menu
and "open in new window" (rather than tab) I find 102 extremely

I can't even use jaws' "route PC to jaws" command and then the physical
right mouse button.

On 6/30/22, JM Casey <jmcasey@...> wrote:
I'm using Firefox 102.0, 6b bit, as I type this, running a rather old
version of JAWS, and it's working great.
So if something is broken, perhaps it's a recent JAWS update.

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Curtis
Sent: June 29, 2022 11:08 PM
Subject: Re: Firefox 102

Agreed. Firefox broke something in terms of interacting with JAWS.

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Chris Hill
Sent: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 6:56 AM
Subject: Firefox 102

Right now, I'd say it is a don't download. The applications key
doesn't seem to work with jaws running, and neither do keys like the k
for play/stop in youtube. Applications key works fine in NVDA, go


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