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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Swati Sinha
 

Hello,
From where we can get these scripts?
Can anyone work on, with the scripts to make an application accessible?
How can I learnthis, so that I can do scripting?
Does scripting require any programming background?
Thank you in advance.

----- Original Message -----
From: "kaveinthran" <kavein2211@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, October 24, 2011 9:55 AM
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


hi sir,

You can try adobe audition or CCleaner

or, even audacity

On 10/24/2011 2:21 AM, John Martyn wrote:
Hi all,
While I wrap up some last minute scripting projects, I am looking for a new
application to script. I won't be doing any financial applications or office
applications this time, but any other suggestions are welcome.
I've gotten rather quick at doing this so challenges are also welcome.
John Martyn



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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

kaveinthran <kavein2211@...>
 

hi sir,

You can try adobe audition or CCleaner

or, even audacity

On 10/24/2011 2:21 AM, John Martyn wrote:
Hi all,
While I wrap up some last minute scripting projects, I am looking for a new
application to script. I won't be doing any financial applications or office
applications this time, but any other suggestions are welcome.
I've gotten rather quick at doing this so challenges are also welcome.
John Martyn



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Issues with FSreader 2.0

Cristóbal
 

Hello list,



Recently I have been having trouble with FSReader and was wondering if
anyone else was experiencing the same pproblems.



I have a folder within my Documents called BookShare books where I keep all
the titles I’ve downloaded from Bookshare.org. I probably have over 600
titles I’ve collected over the years and currently around 20 or so books
that I have unzipped. Once I finished reading a book, I’ll move it over to a
subfolder within the BookShare Books folder called “read”.



Easy enough right? Well, the last few times I’ve opened up FSReader and did
the whole ctl+o to go to the directory to select a new book (I switch
between this foldr and a separate one I have for Newspapers and magazines),
the directory doesn’t seem to update. Books that I have finished reading and
since moved to my read subfolder still appear and new titles that I have
since unzipped don’t show up at all.



I’ve tried doing the whole change directory thing with switching back and
forth between certain folders that have other Daisy books and back to the
Bookshare folder and so on, but it’s still the same. I’ve also tried
creating a new folder and moving the contents from the first folder to the
new folder and still, only the 20 or so unzipped daisy books show up.



I first noticed this with the new JFW 13 beta version and thought that may
have been the problem, but I have recently also tried using FSReader with
the older JFW versions on my pc (12, 11) and still no dice. I’m pretty sure
that this wasn’t an issue before, but now it seems as though no matter which
Jaws version I use, the situation is still the same. Also, I haven’t used
the merge utility in JFW 13 to carry over my older Jaws settings if that
makes any difference.



Again, just wondering if anyone else’s come across this issue and or if it
may be a beta bug or if FSReader on my machine may just be buggy. I know FS
isn’t developing FSReader any more so who knows, I may just report it as a
beta bug as well as to regular support if I can’t get this fixed.



I’d appreciate any feedback.



Thanks,

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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Dave...
 

Gary and Ed,

Unfortunately I think the same is also true for WebEx and PC Anywhere.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gary King" <w4wkz@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 17:17
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Ed,
Go-To Meeting displays a graphical representation of the other computer's
screen. I doubt that even the OCR in JFW 13 is good enough to let you do
any real work with it. Of course, scripting is not going to help either.

Gary King
w4wkz@bellsouth.net
----- Original Message -----
From: "Marquette, Ed" <Ed.Marquette@KutakRock.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:29 PM
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


At the risk of starting a conflagration of controversy, I would like to
support the notion that John should get some remuneration for his hard
work -- even if he charged for scripts.
I know I would pay significantly for a set of scripts that made Google
Docs accessable, though I think that is not feasible.
The biggest single area of inaccessibility I encounter on my job is with
respect to on-line collaboration. I have clients who regularly send
invitations to go-to-meeting sessions where a document will be on the
screen, albeit from the client's computer. We will be on the phone
together, and sometimes the client will make edits he wants me to review,
and sometimes he will say simply, "Here, I'll give you control. Why don't
you revise this section on indemnification?"
I accomplish this only with the assistance of my sighted secretary.
Without her presence, I would be sunk.
Serotek has something called Accessable Event, but that really doesn't cut
it.
Again, this may be an application of limited applicability, but I run into
it all the time, and document collaboration is becoming more and more
popular. I hear ads for Go-To-Meeting almost every time I tune into XM
Radio, and note the popularity of Google Docs, not just because it is
cheap, but also because it offers collaboration.
This may simply be impossible and not everyone needs it, but if you need
it, you need it bad.


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:11 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Ok, so with most of the Office applications scripted for, not to
mention iTunes, and the various parts of Windows, what else would
the masses of unemployed blind folks with limitted incomes like
access to?
With the basics that most people want to use daily covered, we're
probably going to move into more specialized applications that not
as many people require. If said application is something that some
of us who work or are trying to find work need access to, maybe we
should donate a little cash to John for his hard work and probably
hundreds of hours spent scripting. Just a thought. Of course, any
donations would be voluntary.





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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Rob <musicmaker365@...>
 

Hi,
You are doing a great job with iTunes, but for some of us Win XP Jaws 11 users, We just cant seem to get along with iTunes.
So how about looking at a program that we can use without iTunes?
here is a program that will allow you to export files from iPod or iPhone to the PC.
its perfect for importing voice memos and photos, as well as music.
its not free, but the unregestered version will work fine in a limited way.
when starting the program, press alt+F4 to close the registration window.
also, when you add files, the registration window will open. just alt+F4 to continue.
I have tested this program on a iPod touch 4th gen with IOS 5.
the left side is the treeView and the right sie of the window is the list view.
sort of like out look express, but the tab key will not work to move between the two.
so you will need to use your cursor.
I made some jaws scripts to make it easier.
if you hear jaws announce the word, True, before a file name, this means the file is checked. if it says False, it is unchecked.
you can right click the file for more options.
note, the applications key will not work.
read more and download at
http://www.3herosoft.com/ipod-to-computer-transfer.html

if you want the jaws scripts email me at
musicmaker365@gmail.com
But remember, I am not as talented
at scripts as John!

----- Original Message -----
From: "John Martyn" <johnrobertmartyn@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 1:21 PM
Subject: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Hi all,
While I wrap up some last minute scripting projects, I am looking for a new
application to script. I won't be doing any financial applications or office
applications this time, but any other suggestions are welcome.
I've gotten rather quick at doing this so challenges are also welcome.
John Martyn



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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Adrian Spratt
 

A famous example is Laura Sloate. Not on this list, but she made a name for
herself in the financial industry. Google her name for more.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Dave Scrimenti
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 6:55 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

I think finding a job would be easier if you look in fields that actually
exist. I've never heard of any openings in the finanical industry. Anyone
here working in finanicals?
----- Original Message -----
From: "George B" <gbmagoo@comcast.net>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 5:21 PM
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


well this is true, and john said he will not do a finanical software
and that is what a lot of blind need in today's world for jobs and
life. but o yes he should do something for the few who like music,
that would be about as helpfull as the f m radio in the braille notes,
voice sense and etc.
that really helped in me getting a job hehaheha

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-
jdh.com] On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 12:40
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Let's not forget that Jaws is an acronym for Job Access With Speech,
or at least that was the original idea. :)




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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Chris Smart <csmart8@...>
 

Hey John, could you script a spellchecker for our friend there?

At 06:55 PM 10/23/2011, you wrote:
I think finding a job would be easier if you look in fields that actually exist. I've never heard of any openings in the finanical industry. Anyone here working in finanicals?
----- Original Message ----- From: "George B" <gbmagoo@comcast.net>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 5:21 PM
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


well this is true, and john said he will not do a finanical software and
that is what a lot of blind need in today's world for jobs and life. but o
yes he should do something for the few who like music, that would be about
as helpfull as the f m radio in the braille notes, voice sense and etc.
that really helped in me getting a job hehaheha

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-
jdh.com] On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 12:40
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Let's not forget that Jaws is an acronym for Job Access With
Speech, or at least that was the original idea. :)




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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Gary King
 

Ed,
Go-To Meeting displays a graphical representation of the other computer's screen. I doubt that even the OCR in JFW 13 is good enough to let you do any real work with it. Of course, scripting is not going to help either.

Gary King
w4wkz@bellsouth.net

----- Original Message -----
From: "Marquette, Ed" <Ed.Marquette@KutakRock.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:29 PM
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


At the risk of starting a conflagration of controversy, I would like to support the notion that John should get some remuneration for his hard work -- even if he charged for scripts.
I know I would pay significantly for a set of scripts that made Google Docs accessable, though I think that is not feasible.
The biggest single area of inaccessibility I encounter on my job is with respect to on-line collaboration. I have clients who regularly send invitations to go-to-meeting sessions where a document will be on the screen, albeit from the client's computer. We will be on the phone together, and sometimes the client will make edits he wants me to review, and sometimes he will say simply, "Here, I'll give you control. Why don't you revise this section on indemnification?"
I accomplish this only with the assistance of my sighted secretary. Without her presence, I would be sunk.
Serotek has something called Accessable Event, but that really doesn't cut it.
Again, this may be an application of limited applicability, but I run into it all the time, and document collaboration is becoming more and more popular. I hear ads for Go-To-Meeting almost every time I tune into XM Radio, and note the popularity of Google Docs, not just because it is cheap, but also because it offers collaboration.
This may simply be impossible and not everyone needs it, but if you need it, you need it bad.


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:11 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Ok, so with most of the Office applications scripted for, not to
mention iTunes, and the various parts of Windows, what else would
the masses of unemployed blind folks with limitted incomes like
access to?
With the basics that most people want to use daily covered, we're
probably going to move into more specialized applications that not
as many people require. If said application is something that some
of us who work or are trying to find work need access to, maybe we
should donate a little cash to John for his hard work and probably
hundreds of hours spent scripting. Just a thought. Of course, any
donations would be voluntary.





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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Dave Scrimenti <dscrimenti@...>
 

Almost nobody uses ProTools on a PC. It doesn't work very well. So it wouldn't be worth scripting in my opinion. If you want or need to use ProTools, get a Mac. You can still use your PC for everything else.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Juan Pablo" <jpculasso@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 4:17 PM
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Yepp, I know about that. Unfortunately switching to a mac only in a far future.

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 6:15 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Juan, Protools for Windows is apparently really flaky. It is partly accessible on the Mac though if you want to switch.




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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Dave Scrimenti <dscrimenti@...>
 

I think finding a job would be easier if you look in fields that actually exist. I've never heard of any openings in the finanical industry. Anyone here working in finanicals?

----- Original Message -----
From: "George B" <gbmagoo@comcast.net>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 5:21 PM
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


well this is true, and john said he will not do a finanical software and
that is what a lot of blind need in today's world for jobs and life. but o
yes he should do something for the few who like music, that would be about
as helpfull as the f m radio in the braille notes, voice sense and etc.
that really helped in me getting a job hehaheha

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-
jdh.com] On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 12:40
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Let's not forget that Jaws is an acronym for Job Access With
Speech, or at least that was the original idea. :)




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Short Keys.

Charles Coe
 

Hi,



Here is a web site that has a list of shortcut keys for several popular
programs including Access, excel, Outlook, Thunder, FireFox,etc; Also has
shortcut keys for programs that work on Lynix, MAC, and Windows platforms.



www.shortcutworld.com



charles

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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Dave...
 

John,

Both the startup interface and the web interface are very graphical. Can't
select any of the components from a list since it doesn't act normally.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area

----- Original Message -----
From: "John Martyn" <johnrobertmartyn@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 12:44
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


I recall using a harmony remote before I lost my vision. As I recall, it was
a web application. Has this changed into an actual application or is it
still web interface?
John

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:28 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

John,

I'm struggling with the interface with Logitech Harmony Remote. It allows a
single remote to be programmed to issue a series of commands in sequence, to
simplify the control of separate audio/video components.

The initial launch, installation, and the ultimate web interface are all
very inaccessible, even with JAWS 13's OCR.

Off-list I can "loan" you the files to install, but unfortunately in order
to get it running, you need an actual Harmony remote connected via USB. A
long shot, I know, but what a great tool to have for the VI.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "John Martyn" <johnrobertmartyn@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:21
Subject: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Hi all,
While I wrap up some last minute scripting projects, I am looking for a new
application to script. I won't be doing any financial applications or office
applications this time, but any other suggestions are welcome.
I've gotten rather quick at doing this so challenges are also welcome.
John Martyn



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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Dave...
 

About $80 for the remote. John asked, and I answered. I wasn't trying to
find one that might or might not have universal appeal or usefulness. Just
know that this is one I'd personally like to have scripted.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area

----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Holdstock" <ptrholdstock@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:47
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Do many VI people have those remotes? I don't and I'm not sure how many
others will either. How much do they cost? I'm assuming not cheap and since
the majortiy of blind people don't work I suspect uptake for this will be
low. Of course I appreciate how it will be useful to those who do have the
remotes though!

Peter
-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 7:27 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

John,

I'm struggling with the interface with Logitech Harmony Remote. It allows a
single remote to be programmed to issue a series of commands in sequence, to
simplify the control of separate audio/video components.

The initial launch, installation, and the ultimate web interface are all
very inaccessible, even with JAWS 13's OCR.

Off-list I can "loan" you the files to install, but unfortunately in order
to get it running, you need an actual Harmony remote connected via USB. A
long shot, I know, but what a great tool to have for the VI.

Dave Carlson
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----- Original Message -----
From: "John Martyn" <johnrobertmartyn@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:21
Subject: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Hi all,
While I wrap up some last minute scripting projects, I am looking for a new
application to script. I won't be doing any financial applications or office
applications this time, but any other suggestions are welcome.
I've gotten rather quick at doing this so challenges are also welcome.
John Martyn



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Re: adobe reader

cecropia64
 

HEY FOLKS, THANKS FOR THE VERY HELPFUL INFO. BECAUSE OF THIS, I FOUND OUT THAT SOMEHOW ADOBE HADN'T BEEN RECOGNIZED AS MY DEFAULT PDF READER. BUT IF I HADN'T BEEN CHECKING THE STUFF YOU HAD SUGGESTED, I WOULD NEVER HAD FOUND THE DEFAULT PDF READER BUTTON. IT SEEMS THAT IT HAD NEVER BEEN INSTALLED OR AT LEAST NOT PROPERLY. AFTER HAVING INSTALLING OR REINSTALLING IT, ALL WORKS JUST FINE. THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR THE INFO. STEWART

On 10/23/2011 4:24 PM, Mike & Barbara wrote:
Hi cecropia64,

I ran into a problem with a fellow list member who was having trouble with
Adobe running Jaws8. We installed Adobe X / 10& it worked very well with
Jaws8. The latest version is Adobe Reader X / 10. If you install it , you
will need to follow the steps below to make sure it works well with Jaws.

You need to disable protected view first to get it to work well with Jaws.

Do the following:

1. From either your desktop or start menu, press enter on Adobe. The
Adobe window is now open, press control + K, to open preferences. Another
way to
get to preferences is after pressing enter on the Adobe shortcut, press Alt
+ E, for the edit menu, arrow up to preferences,& press enter.

3. When preferences opens you will be in a tree view and should be on the
General page, if not arrow up or down until you have General highlighted.
It
is #4 of 29. Tab until you find a checkbox called enable protected mode at
startup, uncheck it, choose yes on the warning you will get to continue.
Then, tab to okay, press enter to save your changes / close preferences,&
Alt + F4 to close Adobe.

Hope this helps. Take care.
Mike

----- Original Message -----
From: Farfar on Laptop
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:23 AM
Subject: Re: adobe reader


Don't remember which version of Adobe Reader works best with JAWS 9. But I
bet that's the problem. If you have an older version of Adobe Reader you
might try that, or try reinstalling the version you have. And what version
is that, by the way?
Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support mailing list"<jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:12
Subject: adobe reader


HI FOLKS. SMALL PROBLEM. I'M USING JAWS NINE AND WINDOWS XP. LATELY, IT
SEEMS LIKE WHENEVER I TRY TO GET A PDF FILE TO READ, ADOBE COMES UP BUT
THE
FILE ITSELF DOESN'T. IT SEEMS TO STOP ONCE ACROBAT LOADS. ANY
SUGGESTIONS?
SHOULD I UNINSTALL AND THEN REINSTALL ACROBAT OR IS THERE AN EARLIER
VERSON
I SHOULD BE USING. IT SEEMED TO WORK FINE FOR AWHILE, BUT NOW
NOTHING.THANKS
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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

John Martyn
 

It might be possible to do GoogleDocs now that I have acquired new skills. I
should give it another examination.
John

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:43 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Hi there Magoo,

At 05:21 PM 10/23/2011, you wrote:
yes he should do something for the few who like music, that would be
about as helpfull as the f m radio in the braille notes, voice sense
and etc.
I didn't say anything about liking music, I was talking about mixing,
mastering, recording, i.e. professionals working in studios.
Anyway, that's probably too small a niche for John to consider, which is
fine.




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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Chris Smart <csmart8@...>
 

Hi there Magoo,

At 05:21 PM 10/23/2011, you wrote:
yes he should do something for the few who like music, that would be about
as helpfull as the f m radio in the braille notes, voice sense and etc.
I didn't say anything about liking music, I was talking about mixing, mastering, recording, i.e. professionals working in studios.
Anyway, that's probably too small a niche for John to consider, which is fine.




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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

George B
 

well this is true, and john said he will not do a finanical software and
that is what a lot of blind need in today's world for jobs and life. but o
yes he should do something for the few who like music, that would be about
as helpfull as the f m radio in the braille notes, voice sense and etc.
that really helped in me getting a job hehaheha

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-
jdh.com] On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 12:40
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Let's not forget that Jaws is an acronym for Job Access With
Speech, or at least that was the original idea. :)




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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Juan Pablo <jpculasso@...>
 

You mast to upgrade to jaws 12 or 13 to avoid these inconveniences.

-----Original Message-----
From: Brandon Keith Biggs
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 6:54 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Hello,
Does anyone know if there are scripts for the new WLM?
I'm running Windows Vista and Jaws 11 and I just installed WLM. It seems as
if it is utilizing ribbons instead of a menu bar, so I'm stuck with a
not-so-good way of changing my settings. Also the spell check is horrible
because it just tells the word that it wants to change to, not the
misspelled word.
I don't think this problem was on the old Windows Live Mail but I don't know
how to get an earlier version of WLM.
Thanks,

Brandon Keith Biggs
-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Holdstock
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 1:21 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

I think all of us agree that John should get some recompense for his work
and I think many offered to pay something for the fnatastic Itunes scripts.
Perhaps having a paypal link on his site would be a good idea for voluntary
contributions although if he came up with realistic prices I'd be happy to
consider whether I need the product or not.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Marquette, Ed
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 8:29 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application

At the risk of starting a conflagration of controversy, I would like to
support the notion that John should get some remuneration for his hard
work -- even if he charged for scripts.
I know I would pay significantly for a set of scripts that made Google Docs
accessable, though I think that is not feasible.
The biggest single area of inaccessibility I encounter on my job is with
respect to on-line collaboration. I have clients who regularly send
invitations to go-to-meeting sessions where a document will be on the
screen, albeit from the client's computer. We will be on the phone
together, and sometimes the client will make edits he wants me to review,
and sometimes he will say simply, "Here, I'll give you control. Why don't
you revise this section on indemnification?"
I accomplish this only with the assistance of my sighted secretary. Without
her presence, I would be sunk.
Serotek has something called Accessable Event, but that really doesn't cut
it.
Again, this may be an application of limited applicability, but I run into
it all the time, and document collaboration is becoming more and more
popular. I hear ads for Go-To-Meeting almost every time I tune into XM
Radio, and note the popularity of Google Docs, not just because it is cheap,
but also because it offers collaboration.
This may simply be impossible and not everyone needs it, but if you need it,
you need it bad.


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:11 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Ok, so with most of the Office applications scripted for, not to
mention iTunes, and the various parts of Windows, what else would
the masses of unemployed blind folks with limitted incomes like
access to?
With the basics that most people want to use daily covered, we're
probably going to move into more specialized applications that not
as many people require. If said application is something that some
of us who work or are trying to find work need access to, maybe we
should donate a little cash to John for his hard work and probably
hundreds of hours spent scripting. Just a thought. Of course, any
donations would be voluntary.





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Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

Brandon Keith Biggs <brandonboy13@...>
 

Hello,
Does anyone know if there are scripts for the new WLM?
I'm running Windows Vista and Jaws 11 and I just installed WLM. It seems as if it is utilizing ribbons instead of a menu bar, so I'm stuck with a not-so-good way of changing my settings. Also the spell check is horrible because it just tells the word that it wants to change to, not the misspelled word.
I don't think this problem was on the old Windows Live Mail but I don't know how to get an earlier version of WLM.
Thanks,

Brandon Keith Biggs

-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Holdstock
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 1:21 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application

I think all of us agree that John should get some recompense for his work
and I think many offered to pay something for the fnatastic Itunes scripts.
Perhaps having a paypal link on his site would be a good idea for voluntary
contributions although if he came up with realistic prices I'd be happy to
consider whether I need the product or not.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Marquette, Ed
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 8:29 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: RE: JAWS Scripting for a new application

At the risk of starting a conflagration of controversy, I would like to
support the notion that John should get some remuneration for his hard
work -- even if he charged for scripts.
I know I would pay significantly for a set of scripts that made Google Docs
accessable, though I think that is not feasible.
The biggest single area of inaccessibility I encounter on my job is with
respect to on-line collaboration. I have clients who regularly send
invitations to go-to-meeting sessions where a document will be on the
screen, albeit from the client's computer. We will be on the phone
together, and sometimes the client will make edits he wants me to review,
and sometimes he will say simply, "Here, I'll give you control. Why don't
you revise this section on indemnification?"
I accomplish this only with the assistance of my sighted secretary. Without
her presence, I would be sunk.
Serotek has something called Accessable Event, but that really doesn't cut
it.
Again, this may be an application of limited applicability, but I run into
it all the time, and document collaboration is becoming more and more
popular. I hear ads for Go-To-Meeting almost every time I tune into XM
Radio, and note the popularity of Google Docs, not just because it is cheap,
but also because it offers collaboration.
This may simply be impossible and not everyone needs it, but if you need it,
you need it bad.


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:11 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: JAWS Scripting for a new application


Ok, so with most of the Office applications scripted for, not to
mention iTunes, and the various parts of Windows, what else would
the masses of unemployed blind folks with limitted incomes like
access to?
With the basics that most people want to use daily covered, we're
probably going to move into more specialized applications that not
as many people require. If said application is something that some
of us who work or are trying to find work need access to, maybe we
should donate a little cash to John for his hard work and probably
hundreds of hours spent scripting. Just a thought. Of course, any
donations would be voluntary.





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Re: adobe reader

Mike & Barbara <mb69mach1@...>
 

Hi cecropia64,

I ran into a problem with a fellow list member who was having trouble with
Adobe running Jaws8. We installed Adobe X / 10 & it worked very well with
Jaws8. The latest version is Adobe Reader X / 10. If you install it , you
will need to follow the steps below to make sure it works well with Jaws.

You need to disable protected view first to get it to work well with Jaws.

Do the following:

1. From either your desktop or start menu, press enter on Adobe. The
Adobe window is now open, press control + K, to open preferences. Another
way to
get to preferences is after pressing enter on the Adobe shortcut, press Alt
+ E, for the edit menu, arrow up to preferences, & press enter.

3. When preferences opens you will be in a tree view and should be on the
General page, if not arrow up or down until you have General highlighted.
It
is #4 of 29. Tab until you find a checkbox called enable protected mode at
startup, uncheck it, choose yes on the warning you will get to continue.
Then, tab to okay, press enter to save your changes / close preferences, &
Alt + F4 to close Adobe.

Hope this helps. Take care.
Mike

----- Original Message -----
From: Farfar on Laptop
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:23 AM
Subject: Re: adobe reader


Don't remember which version of Adobe Reader works best with JAWS 9. But I
bet that's the problem. If you have an older version of Adobe Reader you
might try that, or try reinstalling the version you have. And what version
is that, by the way?
Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
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From: "cecropia64" <cecropia64@att.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support mailing list" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2011 11:12
Subject: adobe reader


HI FOLKS. SMALL PROBLEM. I'M USING JAWS NINE AND WINDOWS XP. LATELY, IT
SEEMS LIKE WHENEVER I TRY TO GET A PDF FILE TO READ, ADOBE COMES UP BUT
THE
FILE ITSELF DOESN'T. IT SEEMS TO STOP ONCE ACROBAT LOADS. ANY
SUGGESTIONS?
SHOULD I UNINSTALL AND THEN REINSTALL ACROBAT OR IS THERE AN EARLIER
VERSON
I SHOULD BE USING. IT SEEMED TO WORK FINE FOR AWHILE, BUT NOW
NOTHING.THANKS
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