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Re: Glad to Hear

Kimsan <kimsansong@...>
 

New set of bugs? Lol, good one. That reminded me of a fellow colleague of
mine here at the district, an assistive technology specialist for a large
part of the state, recently switched over to the mac and told me to switch
over to the mac because with jaws, all people are doing is paying for bug
fixes.

Now that is nothing to do with anything, I just thought of his comment when
Mr. Dave Carlson said something about bug fixes.

Kimsan Song
Online Access Technology Trainer
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509-396-1646
Email:
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-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar Carlson
Sent: Thursday, September 06, 2012 3:55 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Glad to Hear

I'm glad to hear that no one has any more problems with JAWS, and that we
are all looking forward to the new set of bugs soon to be released with
version 14. Just can't wait.

Dave Carlson
Tastefully composed and launched near the Pacific Ocean using a Dell
Latitude E6520, JAWS 13.0.718, and Windows 7 Professional 32-bit

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Re: magnification

Kimsan <kimsansong@...>
 

Stan:
Have you heard of winzoom?
Take a look here:
http://www.getwinzoom.com/index.php?option=com_virtuemart&page=shop.product_
details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=18&Itemid=5&vmcchk=1&Itemid=5


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-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Stan Holdeman
Sent: Thursday, September 06, 2012 1:59 PM
To: JFW List
Subject: magnification

Listers: Is there a screen magnifier that is more powerful than windows
magnifier but less expensive than MAgic that works well with jaws 13?

Stan Holdeman
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Mailing list related downtime

James Homuth
 

Folks,

You may or may not have been attempting to send mail to one of these lists
since Sunday. Apparently, while things were busy blowing up on this end, the
list software decided it would be awesome to take a small vacation. I've
since ended that vacation, and if I didn't break half the server in the
process, you should be getting this mail. Unfortunately, due to the nature
of email you'll need to most likely resend any messages you've sent to the
list. But when you do, they will go through.

James,
Systems Admin
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I paid some one to sign me up toget messages. I do not get messages anyy more.

ptusing <ptusing@...>
 

\dear \sir,
\after sending you requests, I paid some one to try to get
my messages started again.

The messages stop every 14 days.

He did his best to try to get my messages started againa nd noted I was listed as a list member.

Isthere some link called
"resume messages"?

I do not mind paying decent money once, but my messagessimplys top every month or twice a month.

\Thanks.


Glad to Hear

Dave...
 

I'm glad to hear that no one has any more problems with JAWS, and that we are all looking forward to the new set of bugs soon to be released with version 14. Just can't wait.

Dave Carlson
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magnification

Stan Holdeman
 

Listers: Is there a screen magnifier that is more powerful than windows magnifier but less expensive than MAgic that works well with jaws 13?

Stan Holdeman
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JAWS 14 FSCast postscript

Adrian Spratt
 

I forgot to mention that Windows 8 is scheduled to be released on October
26, and the release of JAWS 14 is planned for the end of October.
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JAWS 14 FSCast

Adrian Spratt
 

Thanks to Dean Martineau's newsletter today, I learn that there is an FSCast
on JAWS 14. I am in the school that wishes FS would fix problems rather than
add new features, but the ones in JAWS 14 look very promising.

FS is making available Vocalizer voices, still being developed by Nuance.
(Neither Eloquence nor RealSpeak has been upgraded in years.) Based on the
FSCast demonstration, they sound more pleasing and appear more responsive to
commands than RealSpeak. There may finally be a viable alternative to
Dectalk Express, which I have clung to through the years.

The demonstration of JAWS 14 and Windows 8 is also encouraging, and FS has
made a change to how JAWS handles Outlook messages that might finally
convince me to upgrade from 2003.

The improvements to Text Analyzer look as though they'll simplify the visual
aspects of editing documents.

Here's the link:
http://www.freedomscientific.com/FSCast/episodes/fscast069-august2012.asp
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JAWS 14 Podcast

Dave Mitchell
 

Today's Flying Blind post provided the following link.
Perhaps some daring soul can listen and report back. Mitch

http://www.freedomscientific.com/FSCast/episodes/fscast069-august2012.asp
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Re: Menu to Ribbon Workbook

Paul Price
 

I haven't seen anything on this list now for 4 days, is it working?

I posted as well, but didn't get any replies.


Paul price
email and msn messenger: pprice72@optusnet.com.au
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-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, 2 September 2012 12:54 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: Menu to Ribbon Workbook

you're welcome. it's really really handy, especially when you start sending
things out by twitter and have to watch that 140-character size limit.

Chris



At 08:30 PM 9/1/2012, you wrote:
Hi, Chris.
Thanks for the tinyurl info. I've seen the tinyurl thing but didn't
know how to do it. I'll bookmark the site fur future reference.
More Later,
Dani

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com
[mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Saturday, September 01, 2012 6:02 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: Menu to Ribbon Workbook

or, go to www.tinyurl.com, paste that 128-character URL into the box,
and then just send out the shorter link it creates for you on the next
screen.
Links created by TinyUrl are always 26 characters long, so should work
for everyone.
Such as this:
http://tinyurl.com/8dye669

Chris




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software accessibility with Jaws

Paul Price
 

Hi all,

I'm writing to find out if anyone has had any experience using jaws with the
following software:

The first piece of software is a crm software called Solve 360 - which is
put out by Norada.com.

The second piece of software is a predictive dialler is - Vicidial which
works in conjunction with the voidt interface Bria.

I have an opportunity for a job, and would like to know if these pieces of
software are accessible.

Thanks in advance for any info anyone can provide.


Paul price
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JAWS laptop difficulty: full-sized laptops not permitting numpad "off" function

ptusing <ptusing@...>
 

Hi,
Has any one recently bought a
full sized laptop with full sized keyboard only to discover
the onboard numpad does not work in "numpad off" mode?

If you have a full sized keyboard on your recently purchased laptop that allows numpad "off" to work,
write me please off list.
Thanks.


Re: broken jaws?

Curtis Delzer
 

One friend fixed her "not speaking" option, the other after her re-boot after a Microsoft update, something was so corrupted in jfw that she cannot get past it. which is the best way to get to "safe" mode?

thanks!


At 08:11 AM 09/01/12, you wrote:
that is what my friends completely suspect. thanks!


At 05:22 PM 08/31/12, you wrote:
There is a very good possability that an update from Microbloat nailed you.
I have had many settings mysteriously changed after a Microsoft update.
Cy

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar Carlson
Sent: Friday, August 31, 2012 2:24 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: broken jaws?

I suspect it's not JAWS. More likely the sound card mixer was shut off
(muted) or disabled for JAWS speech.

Does Narrator work? If so, use it to set JAWS to use the default sound card
again, and it might clear up the problem.

Steps:
Insert+J
Utilities
Sound Card
Check the appropriate choice


Dave Carlson
Tastefully composed and launched near the Pacific Ocean using a Dell
Latitude E6520, JAWS 13.0.718, and Windows 7 Professional 32-bit


----- Original Message -----
From: "Curtis Delzer" <curtis@calweb.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Friday, August 31, 2012 13:08
Subject: broken jaws?


Two close friends of mine after some sort of either windows 7 update
or Java update, has had it happen where Eloquence for jaws was
broken, one, in fact where she couldn't even restart her computer.
The other, even after we installed jaws from the downloaded archive
with the command line switches, /type repair, did not solve the
eloquence problem. It would speak during the install, however even
after the install, nothing is heard from eloquence. We un installed
jfw, (only leaving the configuration files) and re-installed, with
the same result.
Any ideas at all will be appreciated. In fact the person who did not
have an external synthesizer cannot even start her computer because
of some sort of eloquence corruption referring to a *..dll which the
program claims cannot be found so it cannot run. My other friend has
window-eyes and her jfw will run her triple talk, but not eloquence.
thanks!

Curtis Delzer

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list messages

ptusing <ptusing@...>
 

Sorry but am not receiving messages again.
Thanks.


How to use Outlook 2007's scheduling assistant

Delaunay Christophe <christophe.delaunay@...>
 

Hi all,

A sighted colleague attempted to show me how to schedule a meeting with others when I only can know thether they will be busy of not.

First, I had to begin with defining a new apointment. I defined a priori the start time and end time, gave a subject and all that stuff. Then, I clicked on the "scheduling assistant" tab of the lower ribbon.

I could then see the button "Add attendee" and use this button to add all the colleagues I wanted for this meeting.

But the problem was now: The sighted colleague saw all the attendees in some sort of table. The number of lines of the "table" was the number of attendees plus one. On each line except the last one, (click here to add an attendee), had on the left, a checkbox checked, (required), or unchecked, (optional). Then, the name of the attendee and then, blue or white areas showing whether the attendee is busy or not at different times of the day. Problem: jaws only shows the left part of the "table", ending at the attendee names. Is there a way to let it show the times at which the attendee is busy or not?

Is there another way to use the scheduling assistant with jaws please?

Many thanks in advance. Have a nice day. Christophe Delaunay


First time firefox user, couple of questions

Nickus de Vos <bigboy529@...>
 

Hi all
I started to use firefox a couple of days ago and I'm planning to
permanently move away from IE. I think I have the latest version of
firefox because I just downloaded it from the website the other day, I
also have windows 7 with jaws13.

I just have a couple of things still bothering me. Sometimes I load a
page but it's as if it's not yet loaded or jaws can't get focus. I'm
at the top of the page and it reads the heading of the page but I am
unable to arrow down, refreshing the page sometimes doesn't even work
and I also tried refreshing the jaws screen with jaws plus escape. I
also want to know if there is a quick way to switch between tabs if
you have more than one open at a time, and generally if there's any
other settings which would help jaws and firefox work better together.


Frame Viewer

Marquette, Ed <Ed.Marquette@...>
 

I have a Web application that I have to use 90% of my day -- to save, search for, and retrieve documents. It runs with IE 8.
There is a rectangular space I'd like to hear read automatically or upon press of a keystroke.
I've successfully used Frame Viewer in standard client applications.
I've never had much luck with Web applications, including this one.
Perhaps I'm just doing it wrong when it comes to Web applications.
I also have Hot Spot Clicker, though it won't work until our IT Department figures out what to do about its security lock down.


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jaws 14

Holger Fiallo <holgerfiallo@...>
 

FS just put a podcast on jaws 14.

Holger Fiallo
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software accessibility with Jaws

Paul Price
 

Hi all,

I'm writing to find out if anyone has had any experience using jaws with the
following software:

The first piece of software is a crm software called Solve 360 - which is
put out by Norada.com.

The second piece of software is a predictive dialler is - Vicidial which
works in conjunction with the voidt interface Bria.

I have an opportunity for a job, and would like to know if these pieces of
software are accessible.

Thanks in advance for any info anyone can provide.


Paul price
email and msn messenger: pprice72@optusnet.com.au
skype: pprice72

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Re: Getting around on the internet

Jimmy Jones
 

Sorry for being late to this topic and if someoneelse has already suggested
this, but you can substitute the backspace for the alt+left arrow key to
back up a page.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Daniel Garcia
Sent: Saturday, September 01, 2012 2:20 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: Getting around on the internet

I don't know of a JAWS workaround for this problem, but you can just open
another windows when you click on the link. On Internet Explorer just
navigate to the link with INSERT F7 and then hit SHIFT + ENTER. If you are
using another browser, just get help on the hot key for opening a different
window.

Daniel Garcia


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Cal
Sent: Saturday, September 01, 2012 2:09 PM
To: jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Subject: Getting around on the internet

Hi! I don't know how unusual this question is, but I'm asking it because
JAWS is reacting differently to how it once did and I'm not sure why or if I
can switch things back to how it used to work for me. When I'm browsing
online and click on a link to read the subsequent page it's all well and
good, but when I do an alt + left arrow to go back to the previous page I
end up at the top of the page instead of at the link that I had just clicked
on. For instance, before if I were on the Los Angeles Times home page and
clicked the link for top stories I could read the top stories on the
subsequent page and then do an alt + left arrow to go back to the home page
and it would put me back at the link for top stories, but now the PC cursor
seems to end up at the top of the page and I have to scroll down to get back
to the top stories link. Is there some way I can set JAWS to return to the
last visited link when I do an alt + left arrow? I hope this isn't too
confusing a description. Thanks for your help.
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