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moderated Re: Transition to Office 365

Private Email
 

Thanks Robin, That helps a lot. 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Van Lant, Robin via Groups.Io
Sent: Thursday, May 3, 2018 7:14 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Transition to Office 365

 

Jackie,

Glad to hear it was a non-issue for  you. 

 

I do use the Task List in Outlook.  It’s not my primary task list, but I do like it, especially for things that I need to do a week or further out.   The primary way I use it is to go to the list with Control 4.  Recall that I’m still in Outlook 2010, so I’m not sure if it will look different for you.  When you open the task list, focus is at the top of the list on a  line that I believe allows sighted users to click to open a new task. Using my arrow keys, I go through my task list to hear what I have to do.  There are lots of visual ways that sighted users can flag tasks and categorize them.  I supposed this works if JAWS will read the flags, but it’s too cumbersome for me, so I just simply go by name of the task and due date.  At least in my case, they are ordered from top to bottom starting with the most recent due date.  I have a few items with no due date and those are at the very top. 

 

To create a new one, hit alt N and a window will open up. Focus is in the place to name the task.  From here, the only things I add is a start date. Outlook will default the due date to the start date you entered. You can change it if you want.  I also have mine to set a reminder by default.  I think you can set this default option in the Outlook options.  You can also change it by tabbing through the fields.   When a task is due, I get a pop-up in the same window as any meeting alarms.  To clear a task, just hit delete on it in the task list.  The one caveat is if have something on your task list that is related to an email or meeting you have flagged for follow-up.  For example, if I send an email to someone and I want to be sure I get a reply by a certain date, I will go into my sent mail folder and highlight the message. On the context menu, I select the follow-up option, then either pick one of the options or hit custom to set a specific date.  This leaves the message in my Sent mail folder, but also adds it to my Task list.  When you want to delete the task, hitting delete in the task list will delete the task and the message. You’ll get a warning, so don’t panic.  Instead, what you want to do is to highlight the task and select the option to remove the follow-up flag from the context menu. I think it’s the last option on the context menu, so I will hit the application key, then arrow up once to hear “Remove” and hit enter. 

 

Is there something else specific you are having challenges with in Tasks that I may be able to address specifically?   In essence for me, I do get alarms, but I also go into my task list on a regular basis and just scroll through the list to refresh my mind of what’s on it.

 

I’m getting better as using the calendar by tabbing.  Not sur how helpful I can be there, but happy to help if I can.   I do also have my work email linked to my iPhone and can review my calendar and task list from the phone, which is nice.  I prefer how the phone can give me a simply list of my appointments in a list format so I don’t’ have to go day by day in Outlook.  Window Eyes had a function to do this in Outlook, but it doesn’t seem JAWS does, so I think I’ll be relying on my phone when I’m trying to get an overall feel for my work week.  I do also use the search function in the calendar to find certain events, such as when I cannot recall when my dentist appointment is.  Outlook will pull up the search results in a list format, so I can figure out the date and open the appointment, if needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                               

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Private Email
Sent: Thursday, May 03, 2018 11:16 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Transition to Office 365

 

My company switched about a year ago and I have seen no changes except good ones.  I have had no issues with the change.  Actually I didn’t even notice it for a while.  So, you’re a heavy Outlook user?  Got any tips for the calendar and tasks?  I fuss with the calendar constantly and want to use outlook for tasks and to stay more organized but find it VERY difficult. 

 

Jackie

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Van Lant, Robin via Groups.Io
Sent: Thursday, May 3, 2018 12:53 PM
To: JFW list (main@jfw.groups.io) <main@jfw.groups.io>
Subject: Transition to Office 365

 

Hello,

My company is going to be upgrading from Office 2010 to Office 365.  For those who have made that jump, how different of an experience is Office 365?  I am a heavy user of Outlook, Excel and Word and an occasional user of PowerPoint.

 

Robin



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moderated Re: bouncing emails

James Homuth
 

An admin has looked at this and you don't appear to be bouncing. If you still receive bounces, please forward them to the ownership address.
 
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From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Jonas Voll
Sent: May-09-18 9:35 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: bouncing emails

Hey it looks like my emails are bouncing, can an admin look at this?

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moderated Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

Sharon
 

This is strange. Because when I start from the search box when in the start menu, I only get web results in windows 10. But when I go to my documents and do a control-f from there, I can find the files I want to find in my folders; not sure subfolders are included or not.

Sharon

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Paul Hunt
Sent: Wednesday, May 09, 2018 2:16 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

 

Thanks David. I didn’t ask the question but this worked perfectly for me.

Paul

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of David Bailes
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 3:39 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

 

Hi John,
assuming that the files are somewhere in your personal folder, you can do this from the search box in the start menu. Normally when you search for files using the start menu, it only searches the names of files. However, if you filter the search results for documents, then the contents are searched as well. To do this:
1. In the search box, type in a word or phrase as normal.
2. Tab twice to move to the filters list, which is laid out as a row of items.
3. Press right arrow to move to find results in documents, and press enter. The focus returns to the search box, and Jaws reads out the first item in the filtered list of results.

David.

On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 03:40 am, John J. Fioravanti, Jr. wrote:

How can I find files in windows 10 by their content and not just their names.  

Thank you.


moderated Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

Stan Bobbitt
 

Hi, I have the latest windows 10 spring update 1803 and actually, that sort of search still works just fine for me.

I enter into a folder full of text documents, hit control plus E, type my keyword, and a list of text files containing that word shows up when I tab down a time or two.

HTH,

Stan B

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 10:25 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

 

Hi, David. I believe what John is asking is if there is a way to search for files in Windows 10 based on words contained inside files. This used to be possible in Windows XP, and I believe it is one thing we cannot now do since Windows 7. I miss this feature. I used to have a folder of recipes, and I could, for example, search for any of those text files that contain the word pistachio. This was nice, because it made it easy to find anything on the drive. It also used to be easier to change which drive was searched.

 

Bill White

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of David Bailes
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 1:39 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

 

Hi John,
assuming that the files are somewhere in your personal folder, you can do this from the search box in the start menu. Normally when you search for files using the start menu, it only searches the names of files. However, if you filter the search results for documents, then the contents are searched as well. To do this:
1. In the search box, type in a word or phrase as normal.
2. Tab twice to move to the filters list, which is laid out as a row of items.
3. Press right arrow to move to find results in documents, and press enter. The focus returns to the search box, and Jaws reads out the first item in the filtered list of results.

David.

On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 03:40 am, John J. Fioravanti, Jr. wrote:

How can I find files in windows 10 by their content and not just their names.  

Thank you.


moderated Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Mario
 

yeah, I saw that after I replied. my bad.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 10:12 AM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Actually I downloaded Jaws2018 and it corrected the problem.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Wednesday, May 09, 2018 8:58 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

maximize the notepad window, and try read line again.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 10:30 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I unloaded Jaws, went to run and typed in jaws18 /default. Jaws came
back up. I could tell it was the default as it was speaking very slow.

I then went into notepad and using the read line keys the text that Jaws
read prior to the line no longer occurs. So now what?


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2018 7:38 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

but there shouldn't be any. so if you checked, assuming you know how,
and there aren't any, that's good.

but did you try loading JAWS with it's defaults (insert+f4, spacebar,
windows+r, type JAWS followed by the version you're using followed by a
space and a slash and the word default, press enter), and trying the
read line with notepad, did the message still announce?

if so, consider performing a repair on JAWS.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7:13 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I couldn't find any notepad files under user settings. How would I get to
the notepad files?

Cheers,

Kevin


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2018 2:24 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

unload JAWS, and reload JAWS by pressing windows+r, type jaws followed
by the version you're using) /default, and press enter. now open
notepad, load a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. do
you get the same message?

if you do, navigate to your user settings and see if you have any
setting files for notepad. if you do, delete them, launch Notepad, load
a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. did the message get
announced again?

if so, you'd might want to do a repair.


-------- Original Message --------
From: Kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Monday, May 7, 2018 2:17 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Hello, I'm in note pad reading a document. There are times when I use the
jaws key and up arrow on the num pad and it says "unkown script call to:
reading Jaws version." What is causing this to occur? It doesn't happen in
MS word. Cheers Kevin









.









.









.


moderated Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

Paul Hunt <prhunt1@...>
 

Thanks David. I didn’t ask the question but this worked perfectly for me.

Paul

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of David Bailes
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 3:39 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

 

Hi John,
assuming that the files are somewhere in your personal folder, you can do this from the search box in the start menu. Normally when you search for files using the start menu, it only searches the names of files. However, if you filter the search results for documents, then the contents are searched as well. To do this:
1. In the search box, type in a word or phrase as normal.
2. Tab twice to move to the filters list, which is laid out as a row of items.
3. Press right arrow to move to find results in documents, and press enter. The focus returns to the search box, and Jaws reads out the first item in the filtered list of results.

David.

On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 03:40 am, John J. Fioravanti, Jr. wrote:

How can I find files in windows 10 by their content and not just their names.  

Thank you.


moderated Re: Changing ITunes data

Dave...
 

Highlight the Album or Song you wish to change.
Press the Applications key (or Shift+F10) to bring up a context menu.
Select "Get Info".
Edit as you desire.
Press on OK when done.

You can also change this information in Windows Explorer (I have Windows 7).
Highlight all the songs in your folder.
Again use the App key.
Select properties.
Ctrl+Tab to the Summary page.
Edit those fields that are common to all the songs (e.g. Album, artist,
genre, year).
Press on Okay.

Dave
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and Pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ralph Supernaw" <rhs@q.com>
To: <main@jfw.groups.io>
Sent: Wednesday, May 09, 2018 09:34
Subject: Changing ITunes data


Hi,

I would like to be able to change information such as name, artist, and
genre for songs and albums on ITunes. I have the latest Windows 10, JFW
2018, and ITunes.

Is there a way to do this?

Thanks.


moderated Changing ITunes data

Ralph Supernaw
 

Hi,

I would like to be able to change information such as name, artist, and genre for songs and albums on ITunes. I have the latest Windows 10, JFW 2018, and ITunes.

Is there a way to do this?

Thanks.


moderated Re: Windows 10 Feature Update and ElBraille

Randy Meyer
 

John:

 

My ElBraille and desktop computer are both running version 17.09.  I will let you know if I am able to upgrade my ElBraille to the latest.

 

Thank you for letting me know how to find the version.

 

Randy Meyer

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of John Gurd via Groups.Io
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 2:42 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Windows 10 Feature Update and ElBraille

 

Hi Randy

To find out what version of Windows 10 you are running press Windows Key plus R and then type WINVER. Hopefully it will say Windows 1803. It may say 1709 or 1703 which are the earlier versions.

 

John

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Randy Meyer
Sent: 08 May 2018 20:16
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Windows 10 Feature Update and ElBraille

 

John:

 

I updated windows 10 on my ElBraille last week.  Where would I look to see if it is to the 1803 feature you mentioned?

 

I had been having windows 10 upgrade problems for a while on my ElBraille.  There wasn’t enough hard drive space to perform the upgrade.  Working with VFO and Elita Group, they finally figured out my problem.  I had a large outlook mailbox file.  They moved the file to D: drive and setup a file redirecting outlook to it.  I believe outlook still thinks it is located on the C: drive, even though it is not.

 

Randy Meyer

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of John Gurd via Groups.Io
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 11:12 AM
To: 'jfw World List' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Windows 10 Feature Update and ElBraille

 

Has anyone updated the ElBraille to Windows 10 1803 Feature Update? Is it even possible?

 

John

 


moderated Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

Hi, Mario. What I experience with Windows 10 is this:

If I do a search for pistachio on my hard drive, I may or may not get a list of files containing the word pistachio. I'm refering to what is inside the file, not the name of the file. In many cases, I get the following:

See web results, Press right to open preview

Bill White
billwhite92701@dslextreme.com

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 7:41 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

I'm using W7 and can still find files based on it's content, and the
more content that is used the better a match will result. don't know
about W10.


-------- Original Message --------
From: Bill White [mailto:billwhite92701@dslextreme.com]
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 10:25 AM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not
the names of files

Hi, David. I believe what John is asking is if there is a way to search
for files in Windows 10 based on words contained inside files. This used
to be possible in Windows XP, and I believe it is one thing we cannot
now do since Windows 7. I miss this feature. I used to have a folder of
recipes, and I could, for example, search for any of those text files
that contain the word pistachio. This was nice, because it made it easy
to find anything on the drive. It also used to be easier to change which
drive was searched.

Bill White
billwhite92701@dslextreme.com

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of David
Bailes
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 1:39 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content
not the names of files

Hi John,
assuming that the files are somewhere in your personal folder, you can
do this from the search box in the start menu. Normally when you search
for files using the start menu, it only searches the names of files.
However, if you filter the search results for documents, then the
contents are searched as well. To do this:
1. In the search box, type in a word or phrase as normal.
2. Tab twice to move to the filters list, which is laid out as a row of
items.
3. Press right arrow to move to find results in documents, and press
enter. The focus returns to the search box, and Jaws reads out the first
item in the filtered list of results.

David.

On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 03:40 am, John J. Fioravanti, Jr. wrote:
How can I find files in windows 10 by their content and not just their
names.
Thank you.


moderated Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

Mario
 

I'm using W7 and can still find files based on it's content, and the
more content that is used the better a match will result. don't know
about W10.

-------- Original Message --------
From: Bill White [mailto:billwhite92701@dslextreme.com]
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 10:25 AM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not
the names of files

Hi, David. I believe what John is asking is if there is a way to search
for files in Windows 10 based on words contained inside files. This used
to be possible in Windows XP, and I believe it is one thing we cannot
now do since Windows 7. I miss this feature. I used to have a folder of
recipes, and I could, for example, search for any of those text files
that contain the word pistachio. This was nice, because it made it easy
to find anything on the drive. It also used to be easier to change which
drive was searched.

Bill White
billwhite92701@dslextreme.com

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of David
Bailes
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 1:39 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content
not the names of files

Hi John,
assuming that the files are somewhere in your personal folder, you can
do this from the search box in the start menu. Normally when you search
for files using the start menu, it only searches the names of files.
However, if you filter the search results for documents, then the
contents are searched as well. To do this:
1. In the search box, type in a word or phrase as normal.
2. Tab twice to move to the filters list, which is laid out as a row of
items.
3. Press right arrow to move to find results in documents, and press
enter. The focus returns to the search box, and Jaws reads out the first
item in the filtered list of results.

David.

On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 03:40 am, John J. Fioravanti, Jr. wrote:
How can I find files in windows 10 by their content and not just their
names.
Thank you.


moderated Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

Hi, David. I believe what John is asking is if there is a way to search for files in Windows 10 based on words contained inside files. This used to be possible in Windows XP, and I believe it is one thing we cannot now do since Windows 7. I miss this feature. I used to have a folder of recipes, and I could, for example, search for any of those text files that contain the word pistachio. This was nice, because it made it easy to find anything on the drive. It also used to be easier to change which drive was searched.

 

Bill White

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of David Bailes
Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 1:39 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

 

Hi John,
assuming that the files are somewhere in your personal folder, you can do this from the search box in the start menu. Normally when you search for files using the start menu, it only searches the names of files. However, if you filter the search results for documents, then the contents are searched as well. To do this:
1. In the search box, type in a word or phrase as normal.
2. Tab twice to move to the filters list, which is laid out as a row of items.
3. Press right arrow to move to find results in documents, and press enter. The focus returns to the search box, and Jaws reads out the first item in the filtered list of results.

David.

On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 03:40 am, John J. Fioravanti, Jr. wrote:

How can I find files in windows 10 by their content and not just their names.  

Thank you.


moderated Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

kevin meyers
 

Actually I downloaded Jaws2018 and it corrected the problem.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Wednesday, May 09, 2018 8:58 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

maximize the notepad window, and try read line again.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 10:30 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I unloaded Jaws, went to run and typed in jaws18 /default. Jaws came
back up. I could tell it was the default as it was speaking very slow.

I then went into notepad and using the read line keys the text that Jaws
read prior to the line no longer occurs. So now what?


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2018 7:38 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

but there shouldn't be any. so if you checked, assuming you know how,
and there aren't any, that's good.

but did you try loading JAWS with it's defaults (insert+f4, spacebar,
windows+r, type JAWS followed by the version you're using followed by a
space and a slash and the word default, press enter), and trying the
read line with notepad, did the message still announce?

if so, consider performing a repair on JAWS.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7:13 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I couldn't find any notepad files under user settings. How would I get to
the notepad files?

Cheers,

Kevin


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2018 2:24 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

unload JAWS, and reload JAWS by pressing windows+r, type jaws followed
by the version you're using) /default, and press enter. now open
notepad, load a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. do
you get the same message?

if you do, navigate to your user settings and see if you have any
setting files for notepad. if you do, delete them, launch Notepad, load
a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. did the message get
announced again?

if so, you'd might want to do a repair.


-------- Original Message --------
From: Kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Monday, May 7, 2018 2:17 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Hello, I'm in note pad reading a document. There are times when I use the
jaws key and up arrow on the num pad and it says "unkown script call to:
reading Jaws version." What is causing this to occur? It doesn't happen in
MS word. Cheers Kevin









.









.


moderated Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Mario
 

maximize the notepad window, and try read line again.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 10:30 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I unloaded Jaws, went to run and typed in jaws18 /default. Jaws came
back up. I could tell it was the default as it was speaking very slow.

I then went into notepad and using the read line keys the text that Jaws
read prior to the line no longer occurs. So now what?


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2018 7:38 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

but there shouldn't be any. so if you checked, assuming you know how,
and there aren't any, that's good.

but did you try loading JAWS with it's defaults (insert+f4, spacebar,
windows+r, type JAWS followed by the version you're using followed by a
space and a slash and the word default, press enter), and trying the
read line with notepad, did the message still announce?

if so, consider performing a repair on JAWS.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7:13 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I couldn't find any notepad files under user settings. How would I get to
the notepad files?

Cheers,

Kevin


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2018 2:24 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

unload JAWS, and reload JAWS by pressing windows+r, type jaws followed
by the version you're using) /default, and press enter. now open
notepad, load a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. do
you get the same message?

if you do, navigate to your user settings and see if you have any
setting files for notepad. if you do, delete them, launch Notepad, load
a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. did the message get
announced again?

if so, you'd might want to do a repair.


-------- Original Message --------
From: Kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Monday, May 7, 2018 2:17 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Hello, I'm in note pad reading a document. There are times when I use the
jaws key and up arrow on the num pad and it says "unkown script call to:
reading Jaws version." What is causing this to occur? It doesn't happen in
MS word. Cheers Kevin









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moderated bouncing emails

Jonas Voll
 

Hey it looks like my emails are bouncing, can an admin look at this?

TH!

 


moderated Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

kevin meyers
 

Thanks Bill and Mario! I just downloaded most recent version of Jaws 18. That corrected the problem.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2018 9:45 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Sounds as if something in one of your settings files is corrupted or one of the JAWS scripts is corrupted. You might want to download the JAWS version you have, and do a JAWS repair to stop the Unknown function call.

Bill White
billwhite92701@dslextreme.com

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of kevin meyers
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7:30 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I unloaded Jaws, went to run and typed in jaws18 /default. Jaws came back up. I could tell it was the default as it was speaking very slow.

I then went into notepad and using the read line keys the text that Jaws read prior to the line no longer occurs. So now what?


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2018 7:38 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

but there shouldn't be any. so if you checked, assuming you know how,
and there aren't any, that's good.

but did you try loading JAWS with it's defaults (insert+f4, spacebar,
windows+r, type JAWS followed by the version you're using followed by a
space and a slash and the word default, press enter), and trying the
read line with notepad, did the message still announce?

if so, consider performing a repair on JAWS.

-------- Original Message --------
From: kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7:13 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

I couldn't find any notepad files under user settings. How would I get to
the notepad files?

Cheers,

Kevin


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2018 2:24 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using note pad and read line key stroke

unload JAWS, and reload JAWS by pressing windows+r, type jaws followed
by the version you're using) /default, and press enter. now open
notepad, load a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. do
you get the same message?

if you do, navigate to your user settings and see if you have any
setting files for notepad. if you do, delete them, launch Notepad, load
a text file and issue the read line keystroke again. did the message get
announced again?

if so, you'd might want to do a repair.


-------- Original Message --------
From: Kevin meyers [mailto:kman2020@wi.rr.com]
Sent: Monday, May 7, 2018 2:17 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using note pad and read line key stroke

Hello, I'm in note pad reading a document. There are times when I use the
jaws key and up arrow on the num pad and it says "unkown script call to:
reading Jaws version." What is causing this to occur? It doesn't happen in
MS word. Cheers Kevin









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moderated Re: File find in windows 10 with jaws 2018, looking for content not the names of files

David Bailes
 

Hi John,
assuming that the files are somewhere in your personal folder, you can do this from the search box in the start menu. Normally when you search for files using the start menu, it only searches the names of files. However, if you filter the search results for documents, then the contents are searched as well. To do this:
1. In the search box, type in a word or phrase as normal.
2. Tab twice to move to the filters list, which is laid out as a row of items.
3. Press right arrow to move to find results in documents, and press enter. The focus returns to the search box, and Jaws reads out the first item in the filtered list of results.

David.


On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 03:40 am, John J. Fioravanti, Jr. wrote:

How can I find files in windows 10 by their content and not just their names.  

Thank you.


moderated Re: Windows 10 Feature Update and ElBraille

John Gurd
 

Hi Randy

To find out what version of Windows 10 you are running press Windows Key plus R and then type WINVER. Hopefully it will say Windows 1803. It may say 1709 or 1703 which are the earlier versions.

 

John

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Randy Meyer
Sent: 08 May 2018 20:16
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Windows 10 Feature Update and ElBraille

 

John:

 

I updated windows 10 on my ElBraille last week.  Where would I look to see if it is to the 1803 feature you mentioned?

 

I had been having windows 10 upgrade problems for a while on my ElBraille.  There wasn’t enough hard drive space to perform the upgrade.  Working with VFO and Elita Group, they finally figured out my problem.  I had a large outlook mailbox file.  They moved the file to D: drive and setup a file redirecting outlook to it.  I believe outlook still thinks it is located on the C: drive, even though it is not.

 

Randy Meyer

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of John Gurd via Groups.Io
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 11:12 AM
To: 'jfw World List' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Windows 10 Feature Update and ElBraille

 

Has anyone updated the ElBraille to Windows 10 1803 Feature Update? Is it even possible?

 

John

 


moderated Re: Jaws and Casper

netbat66
 

don't update. version 10 is not accessible.
***
to get the external drive to boot first for casper you have to go into system bios and change the boot order from the c drive to the usb drive before it can boot to the u s b drive ferst.
i just left mine this way because if you have to re install windows from a dvd disk it would have to be set the same way before the dvd disk will boot.

-----Original Message-----
From: Nino Dagostino
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2018 9:27 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Jaws and Casper



Hi:



I have casper 10 I could not get it to boot a usb drive.



The menues are not very accessibil you can get to some of the menus on the menu bar at the top of the screen.



I ended up using disk image for windows.









From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 8:12 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Jaws and Casper





Hi,



Using: W10 64 bit and Jaws 2018



An update message was just received from Future System Solutions advising to update my Casper 8.0 to version 10.



Has anyone tried out Casper version 10 with Jaws 2018 and if so, is 10 accessible?



Thanks



Tom


moderated Re: Jaws and Casper

Nino Dagostino
 

Hi:

 

I have casper 10 I could not get it to boot a usb drive.

 

The menues are not very accessibil you can get to some of the menus on the menu bar at the top of the screen.

 

I ended up using disk image for windows.

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom
Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 8:12 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Jaws and Casper

 

Hi,

 

Using: W10 64 bit and Jaws 2018

 

An update message was just received from Future System Solutions  advising to update my Casper 8.0 to version 10.

 

Has anyone tried out Casper version 10  with Jaws 2018 and if so, is 10 accessible?

 

Thanks

 

Tom