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Re: Jaws 13 and MS Word 2002

Adrian Spratt
 

Jim,

Instead of adjusting in word, change the format while you're in your web
browser. Press JAWS key+v for JAWS quick settings, then arrow down to
"virtual cursor options." The first pair of choices under that heading is
for selecting and copying. From what you write, you have it set to copy the
page the way it appears . Press the spacebar on that setting to bring up
"select and copy from virtual cursor." With that selection, any copy you
make from a webpage will go into your Word document with your Word
formatting intact.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Jim L
Sent: Monday, October 15, 2012 10:19 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: Jaws 13 and MS Word 2002

Heya folks,

I often copy and paste text from certain websites to my word document. Am
using Jaws 13 and Microsoft word 2002 on an XP home PC.

Just recently whether its particular websites I don't know when I paste text
to my word am getting words spread letter by letter down the page e.g the
word newspaper for example N E W S P A P E R

As you can imagine this gets very frustrating when it comes to reading text
that I want to save etc The only thing that fixes it slightly is under
format in word 2002 settings is clicking autoformat but this doesn't fix it
completely and copying and pasting text isn't as much fun as I once
experienced.

I've gone thru my Jaws 13 word settings and turned off graphics but please
if there's any configuration or options I need to change to help me continue
my pasting important info from the web to my word document any help will be
appreciated.

Cheers,

Jim


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Re: OneNote

O.Addison Gethers <oag1rottie@...>
 

Hi All,
Is my e-mail coming through here?

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From: "Will Cummings" <will.cummings@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 8:32 AM
Subject: Re: OneNote


Hey Ari,

Thanks for your reply. That's disappointing news to hear, but not entirely
unexpected. From what I can tell, OneNote has a fairly visually-oriented
interface, which is not something that is going to be easily accessible for
anyone who is visually impaired. I'll try the other magnification software
you suggested and see if that has any of the same issues Zoomtext was
having when I ran the program.

I'm definitely still interested to know if anyone else has had any success
with JFW and OneNote or knows of some combination of programs that might
work. If it's not JFW related and hence not list related, feel free to PM
me.

Cheers,
Will
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Re: OneNote

Dani Pagador
 

Hi, Will.
There's a list of keyboard shortcuts in the OneNote Help. I'm using JFW13's
most recent update--won't touch 14 till it's more stable, and I find that
JFW doesn't work very well with OneNote's ribbons, though it works fine with
other Microsoft Office apps. Maybe the keyboard shortcuts will help you move
a little further with the program.
HTH,
Dani

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Will Cummings
Sent: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 2:32 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: OneNote

Hey Ari,

Thanks for your reply. That's disappointing news to hear, but not entirely
unexpected. From what I can tell, OneNote has a fairly visually-oriented
interface, which is not something that is going to be easily accessible for
anyone who is visually impaired. I'll try the other magnification software
you suggested and see if that has any of the same issues Zoomtext was having
when I ran the program.

I'm definitely still interested to know if anyone else has had any success
with JFW and OneNote or knows of some combination of programs that might
work. If it's not JFW related and hence not list related, feel free to PM
me.

Cheers,
Will
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Re: OneNote

Will Cummings <will.cummings@...>
 

Hey Ari,

Thanks for your reply. That's disappointing news to hear, but not entirely
unexpected. From what I can tell, OneNote has a fairly visually-oriented
interface, which is not something that is going to be easily accessible for
anyone who is visually impaired. I'll try the other magnification software
you suggested and see if that has any of the same issues Zoomtext was
having when I ran the program.

I'm definitely still interested to know if anyone else has had any success
with JFW and OneNote or knows of some combination of programs that might
work. If it's not JFW related and hence not list related, feel free to PM
me.

Cheers,
Will
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Jaws 13 and MS Word 2002

Jim L
 

Heya folks,

I often copy and paste text from certain websites to my word document. Am
using Jaws 13 and Microsoft word 2002 on an XP home PC.

Just recently whether its particular websites I don't know when I paste text
to my word am getting words spread letter by letter down the page e.g the
word newspaper for example
N
E
W
S
P
A
P
E
R

As you can imagine this gets very frustrating when it comes to reading text
that I want to save etc
The only thing that fixes it slightly is under format in word 2002 settings
is clicking autoformat but this doesn't fix it completely and copying and
pasting text isn't as much fun as I once experienced.

I've gone thru my Jaws 13 word settings and turned off graphics but please
if there's any configuration or options I need to change to help me continue
my pasting important info from the web to my word document any help will be
appreciated.

Cheers,

Jim


Re: OneNote

Ari Damoulakis <aridamoulakis@...>
 

Hi Wil
For me, I've never managed to use JFW with one note properly. I am
thinking, since you have a bit of sight, how about you try use it with
something like Supernova magnifier from Dolphin or maybe FS MAGic? If
you use it for short periods of time, then you can use the demos of
these programs instead of having to buy them.
Sorry, but I really don't know if my answers helped you much at all,
but all I know is I've never been able to use this with jaws properly,
so I don't bother.
Ari

On 10/16/12, Will Cummings <will.cummings@gmail.com> wrote:
Hello everyone,

I have a question about JFW and Microsoft OneNote. I will admit I am not a
very experienced Jaws user, so if this is an extremely easy fix I apologize
in advance for a dumb question.

I'm very interested in using OneNote for school, however I keep running
into accessibility issues. I'm partially sighted and still use Zoomtext a
lot, but apparently the combination of Zoomtext and OneNote is too much for
computers to bear, as several have consistantly frozen up on me and
required forced shutdowns. I also use JFW, particularly for reading long
passages, and thought that maybe I could access OneNote with Jaws. When I
tried, Jaws could read the main page fairly well, but could not navigate to
any of the tabs or other controls I was trying to reach (add new page, new
section, etc). I tried accessing the command list and software help for
Jaws and OneNote, and basically got the message that Jaws did not recognize
the program.

Has anyone else used OneNote successfully with Jaws, and if so, how? Do I
need a script? I know I could not write one myself, so if I do need one
where might I find one?

Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Cheers,
Will
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OneNote

Will Cummings <will.cummings@...>
 

Hello everyone,

I have a question about JFW and Microsoft OneNote. I will admit I am not a
very experienced Jaws user, so if this is an extremely easy fix I apologize
in advance for a dumb question.

I'm very interested in using OneNote for school, however I keep running
into accessibility issues. I'm partially sighted and still use Zoomtext a
lot, but apparently the combination of Zoomtext and OneNote is too much for
computers to bear, as several have consistantly frozen up on me and
required forced shutdowns. I also use JFW, particularly for reading long
passages, and thought that maybe I could access OneNote with Jaws. When I
tried, Jaws could read the main page fairly well, but could not navigate to
any of the tabs or other controls I was trying to reach (add new page, new
section, etc). I tried accessing the command list and software help for
Jaws and OneNote, and basically got the message that Jaws did not recognize
the program.

Has anyone else used OneNote successfully with Jaws, and if so, how? Do I
need a script? I know I could not write one myself, so if I do need one
where might I find one?

Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Cheers,
Will
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Re: Video Card enquiry

Adrian Spratt
 

A good question for FS, just to be up to date!

Unfortunately, my experience with asking video card questions at FS has been
unhappy. This list could be a good place to ask, if anyone has actual
experience with a card.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Lisle, Ted
(CHFS DMS)
Sent: Monday, October 15, 2012 1:45 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: Video Card enquiry

That would be a good question for HJ.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Paul Price
Sent: Monday, October 15, 2012 2:09 AM
To: Jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Subject: Video Card enquiry

Good Afternoon.

Just writing with a video card enquiry.

A radio station I'm volunteering for is looking to purchase a new pc.

The pc has a ATI HD7770 1 GB graphics card in it, I presume on-board.

Does anyone know if this will work with jaws?

Thanks in advance for any info you are able to provide.



Paul price
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Re: Video Card enquiry

Lisle, Ted (CHFS DMS)
 

That would be a good question for HJ.

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From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Paul Price
Sent: Monday, October 15, 2012 2:09 AM
To: Jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Subject: Video Card enquiry

Good Afternoon.

Just writing with a video card enquiry.

A radio station I'm volunteering for is looking to purchase a new pc.

The pc has a ATI HD7770 1 GB graphics card in it, I presume on-board.

Does anyone know if this will work with jaws?

Thanks in advance for any info you are able to provide.



Paul price
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Re: computer freezing up

John ESherrer
 

This happens to me, with JAWS 13, I use the insert spacebar and then s, I do
it again and most of the time JAWS will start again.
John

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Martin Nelson
Sent: Sunday, October 14, 2012 9:52 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support mailing list
Subject: computer freezing up

Hello, everyone: I am a Jaws user, using the most recent build of Jaws 13. I
am finding when I open internet explorer 8 often Jaws goes silent for a
while wile loading a web page. It usually comes back, but occasionally it
does not, and the computer freezes up, not allowing me to do anything,
necessitating a forced shut down. I am using windows Xp, with an old delll
computer. Any ideas as to what might be happening would be most appreciated.
Thank you.
Martin Nelson


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Re: J-say and dragon

Marquette, Ed <Ed.Marquette@...>
 

You do not need J-Say. J-Say makes training easier, and does add to the convenience of using Dragon Naturally Speaking, but it is NOT necessary.
Also, if the Dragon Naturally Speaking is older than Version 11.5, the transfer is valuable mainly to give you a discount on the upgrade to version 12.0
I personally think the advances in Naturally Speaking in 11.5 are so great that you would be wasting your time with anything earlier.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of RJ Sandefur
Sent: Sunday, October 14, 2012 10:38 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: J-say and dragon

I have a friend who is going to be giving me her dragon. She baught it five years ago. Will I need J-say? RJ
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Re: WLM alternatives

Soronel Haetir
 

Honestly it shouldn't matter whether your ISP supports it or not.
Jaws supporting your chosen client is far more important.

WLM does take some getting used to but once you do it is quite usable.

On 10/14/12, Crystal French <raincrow@clearwire.net> wrote:
Hi,
I'm struggling to get things going with my new Windows 7 computer.

I was going to try to work with Windows Live Mail for my email program.

Clear is my ISP and tech support told me that it was not one of their
supported email programs.

I am using POP3.

I have been using Outlook Express for years.

Can anyone suggest an email program that works well with Jaws on Windows 7?

I am using Jaws 13.

Thanks for any help, and I could shure use a boatload of it right now.

Crystal


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Video Card enquiry

Paul Price
 

Good Afternoon.

Just writing with a video card enquiry.

A radio station I'm volunteering for is looking to purchase a new pc.

The pc has a ATI HD7770 1 GB graphics card in it, I presume on-board.

Does anyone know if this will work with jaws?

Thanks in advance for any info you are able to provide.



Paul price
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computer freezing up

Martin Nelson <martinelson1@...>
 

Hello, everyone: I am a Jaws user, using the most recent build of Jaws 13. I am finding when I open internet explorer 8 often Jaws goes silent for a while wile loading a web page. It usually comes back, but occasionally it does not, and the computer freezes up, not allowing me to do anything, necessitating a forced shut down. I am using windows Xp, with an old delll computer. Any ideas as to what might be happening would be most appreciated.
Thank you.
Martin Nelson


Re: WLM alternatives

David Maynard <dmaynard35@...>
 

I couldn't get Eudora 7 to install on a Windows 7 pro 64 bit.

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart Sent: Sunday, October 14, 2012 3:03 PM To: The Jaws for Windows support list. Subject: Re: WLM alternatives

Or Eudora 7?



At 02:05 PM 10/14/2012, you wrote:
Hi Crystal.
What about Mozilla Thunderbird?
Matt
Sent from my mac
Twitter: matt692
msn: matt692@live.com
skype: blindman3221

On 2012-10-14, at 11:55 AM, "Crystal French" <raincrow@clearwire.net> wrote:

Hi,
I'm struggling to get things going with my new Windows 7 computer.

I was going to try to work with Windows Live Mail for my email
program.

Clear is my ISP and tech support told me that it was not one of
their supported email programs.

I am using POP3.

I have been using Outlook Express for years.

Can anyone suggest an email program that works well with Jaws
on Windows 7?

I am using Jaws 13.

Thanks for any help, and I could shure use a boatload of it
right now.

Crystal

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Re: WLM alternatives

Chris Smart <csmart8@...>
 

Or Eudora 7?



At 02:05 PM 10/14/2012, you wrote:
Hi Crystal.
What about Mozilla Thunderbird?
Matt
Sent from my mac
Twitter: matt692
msn: matt692@live.com
skype: blindman3221

On 2012-10-14, at 11:55 AM, "Crystal French" <raincrow@clearwire.net> wrote:

Hi,
I'm struggling to get things going with my new Windows 7 computer.

I was going to try to work with Windows Live Mail for my email
program.

Clear is my ISP and tech support told me that it was not one of
their supported email programs.

I am using POP3.

I have been using Outlook Express for years.

Can anyone suggest an email program that works well with Jaws
on Windows 7?

I am using Jaws 13.

Thanks for any help, and I could shure use a boatload of it
right now.

Crystal

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Re: WLM alternatives

Matt Dierckens <matt.dierckens@...>
 

Hi Crystal.
What about Mozilla Thunderbird?
Matt
Sent from my mac
Twitter: matt692
msn: matt692@live.com
skype: blindman3221

On 2012-10-14, at 11:55 AM, "Crystal French" <raincrow@clearwire.net> wrote:

Hi,
I'm struggling to get things going with my new Windows 7 computer.

I was going to try to work with Windows Live Mail for my email program.

Clear is my ISP and tech support told me that it was not one of their supported email programs.

I am using POP3.

I have been using Outlook Express for years.

Can anyone suggest an email program that works well with Jaws on Windows 7?

I am using Jaws 13.

Thanks for any help, and I could shure use a boatload of it right now.

Crystal

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WLM alternatives

Crystal French
 

Hi,
I'm struggling to get things going with my new Windows 7 computer.

I was going to try to work with Windows Live Mail for my email program.

Clear is my ISP and tech support told me that it was not one of their supported email programs.

I am using POP3.

I have been using Outlook Express for years.

Can anyone suggest an email program that works well with Jaws on Windows 7?

I am using Jaws 13.

Thanks for any help, and I could shure use a boatload of it right now.

Crystal


J-say and dragon

RJ Sandefur
 

I have a friend who is going to be giving me her dragon. She baught it five years ago. Will I need J-say? RJ
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Chatting with Facebook Friends

Rick Miller
 

Dear Listers:

I am trying to use JAWS to set up AIM to chat with my Facebook friends and am having a terrible time. I have gone online and have tried to follow the instructions I have run across, but nothing seems to be helping. So now I'm turning to all of you with the hope that someone can give me the advice and the help I need.

First of all, before I begin, I'd like to tell you that I am using JAWS 13, Windows XP and Internet Explorer 8. I begin having problems the minute I try to go to the www.aim.com web site. When the web site pops up, so does the Internet Explorer information bar. I have turned the information bar off by going to Internet Options, but it still keeps popping up. I can't figure out what to do to stop it from popping up.

I have managed to go to the page where the options of how to proceed with AIM pop up. I only want to use AIM to chat with my Facebook friends, so I have opted not to allow it to do such things as control my Facebook friends, control my messages, control my news feeds, etc., etc. Then after I have made these options I cannot find the link to continue to the next step. The one time I did I found myself on the Lifestream page, but could not find my buddy list. Sometimes I have gotten a notice that my browser is not supported. Do you know if Internet Explorer 8 is compatible with AIM? Could that be the reason why nothing is working?

There is another annoying thing that has been happening which I can't figure out how to stop. Ever since I downloaded AIM version 7.5 (the version of AIM I am using), every time I boot up my computer Internet Explorer 8 automatically loads the AOL main page in spite of the fact that AOL is not my home page. Do any of you know if there is a way I can stop this from happening?

Thank you listers for any help you can give.

Sincerely,


Rick Miller

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