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david koch
 

Hi everyone. I am new to this list, but have been using JAWS for 3
years. Do any of you know if any video/audio capturing software is
JAWS friendly? Thanks a lot!


Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7Computer?

Peter Holdstock <ptrholdstock@...>
 

That's not true if you've got it plugged in to a high defintion TV which makes windows default to high def. Sight and Sound in the UK told me to lower the resolution because I was having problems. You tend to find if the resolution is too high then the JAWS cursor doesn't work. That said, in 99% of cases the defaults will be fine.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar in His Studio
Sent: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 5:05 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7Computer?

Brandon,

You don't need to mess with your resolution any more. JAWS does not require
any changes to resolution. Let the screen be what it's comfortable with as a
default.


Dave Carlson
Sent from my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Jose, California

----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:53 PM
Subject: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7
Computer?


Hello,
I have disabled the touchpad and all touch things on my computer. I have set
everything I could find to work best with Jaws.
I could not find how to make the control panel Classic view. What I mean by
Classic view is Icons instead of links. In every version up to windows 7
(including Vista) there is a setting you can toggle that will make Control
Panel Icons in rows that you can arrow through. With this windows 7 I'm
forced to hit tab to navigate through a long list of links. This is not
effective in any shape or form.
I perhaps think that there might be a Windows 7 64 bit and Windows 7 32 bit,
but on my CD I saw no double installation. I did see a difference on the
website. Right after I sent this email I Installed the Jaws 11 off FS's
Website and restarted my computer a multitude of times. Once everything
looked to be in order I opened up IE and Jaws promptly Crashed. My computer
is restarting as I'm typing.

I called FS this morning to ask them to give me another activation and I
asked them if there was anything I needed to know to make Jaws work on a
Windows 7 computer as on other versions of windows there are a few things
you need to do to make Jaws run optimally. I was told that Jaws ran on
Windows 7 no problem.

Needless to say this is the most difficulty in installing Jaws I've ever
had...
If it is truly necessary, I can bug DOR to buy me Jaws 13, but I was waiting
to do that till the Summer when I will have lots of free time to be on the
phone.
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:30 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon,

Forget about Control Panel in Classic View. There are many once-familiar
dialogs that will look different from XP.

Don't think Home vs. Professional has anything to do with it, unless you
have a non-professional version of JAWS on a professional operating system.

Have no idea about your line breaks, except that you might want to make sure
you have IE maximized.

What do you mean by "out of the box" with regard to Freedom Scientific?

I didn't have to fiddle with anything when I got my Windows 7 machine and
JAWS 12 installed.

Do you perhaps have a touchpad or a touch stick that's getting in your way
when you're working? I turned both mine off to prevent accidental movement
of the cursor.

You have JAWS 11 and I'm not sure that JAWS 11 has all the bugs worked out
with regard Windows Live Mail.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "JFW List" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 20:10
Subject: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?


Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and
I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Peter Holdstock <ptrholdstock@...>
 

Hi, often the biggest problem with JAWS and new computers is all the extra software the manufacturer installs. I've never used any of it so I'd say go right ahead and uninstall it all. Nearly every computer I've had had software which wasn't accessible in the slightest and in many cases had popups which made jaws act strange. I usually found more accessible software which also did the same thing. Other than that I've never changed any windows 7 settings other than if your computer is plugged in to a high defintion TV and the resolution is too high for jaws. In most cases though the default will be fine. Windows 7 is a thousand times better than Vista so I would say definately don't go back to it as the problems you are having can be resolved.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Brandon Keith Biggs
Sent: Wednesday, December 28, 2011 7:57 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Hello,
That works marvelously! It's not the same, but the small icons make things
so much easier to navigate!
I think it was the fact that I had a 32 bit Jaws on a 64 bit computer that
was giving me all the big problems.
Does anyone know if there is a way to disable the mute button on Windows 7?
For some reason they have a mute button up on the top of the keyboard, but
they don't have a button to turn off the monitor. That is just strange...
Thanks,

Brandon Keith Biggs
-----Original Message-----
From: Kimsan
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 11:24 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

One thing you can do with the CTRL panel once you are in it Is navigate to
the search with CTRL E, tab once until you hear category button and press
space bar. Once the context menu is up arrow up or down and enter on large
icons or small icons.
Then you can just use letter navigation from there to get to the various
different items in the CTRL panel instead of tabbing around.
If this isn't what you are referring to with the "classic view" of the CTRL
panel I will just show myself the door lol.
-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Brandon Keith Biggs
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:54 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Hello,
I have disabled the touchpad and all touch things on my computer. I have set
everything I could find to work best with Jaws.
I could not find how to make the control panel Classic view. What I mean by
Classic view is Icons instead of links. In every version up to windows 7
(including Vista) there is a setting you can toggle that will make Control
Panel Icons in rows that you can arrow through. With this windows 7 I'm
forced to hit tab to navigate through a long list of links. This is not
effective in any shape or form.
I perhaps think that there might be a Windows 7 64 bit and Windows 7 32 bit,
but on my CD I saw no double installation. I did see a difference on the
website. Right after I sent this email I Installed the Jaws 11 off FS's
Website and restarted my computer a multitude of times. Once everything
looked to be in order I opened up IE and Jaws promptly Crashed. My computer
is restarting as I'm typing.

I called FS this morning to ask them to give me another activation and I
asked them if there was anything I needed to know to make Jaws work on a
Windows 7 computer as on other versions of windows there are a few things
you need to do to make Jaws run optimally. I was told that Jaws ran on
Windows 7 no problem.

Needless to say this is the most difficulty in installing Jaws I've ever
had...
If it is truly necessary, I can bug DOR to buy me Jaws 13, but I was waiting
to do that till the Summer when I will have lots of free time to be on the
phone.
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:30 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon,

Forget about Control Panel in Classic View. There are many once-familiar
dialogs that will look different from XP.

Don't think Home vs. Professional has anything to do with it, unless you
have a non-professional version of JAWS on a professional operating system.

Have no idea about your line breaks, except that you might want to make sure
you have IE maximized.

What do you mean by "out of the box" with regard to Freedom Scientific?

I didn't have to fiddle with anything when I got my Windows 7 machine and
JAWS 12 installed.

Do you perhaps have a touchpad or a touch stick that's getting in your way
when you're working? I turned both mine off to prevent accidental movement
of the cursor.

You have JAWS 11 and I'm not sure that JAWS 11 has all the bugs worked out
with regard Windows Live Mail.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "JFW List" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 20:10
Subject: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?


Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and
I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon Keith Biggs <brandonboy13@...>
 

Hello,
That works marvelously! It's not the same, but the small icons make things so much easier to navigate!
I think it was the fact that I had a 32 bit Jaws on a 64 bit computer that was giving me all the big problems.
Does anyone know if there is a way to disable the mute button on Windows 7? For some reason they have a mute button up on the top of the keyboard, but they don't have a button to turn off the monitor. That is just strange...
Thanks,

Brandon Keith Biggs

-----Original Message-----
From: Kimsan
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 11:24 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

One thing you can do with the CTRL panel once you are in it Is navigate to
the search with CTRL E, tab once until you hear category button and press
space bar. Once the context menu is up arrow up or down and enter on large
icons or small icons.
Then you can just use letter navigation from there to get to the various
different items in the CTRL panel instead of tabbing around.
If this isn't what you are referring to with the "classic view" of the CTRL
panel I will just show myself the door lol.
-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Brandon Keith Biggs
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:54 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Hello,
I have disabled the touchpad and all touch things on my computer. I have set
everything I could find to work best with Jaws.
I could not find how to make the control panel Classic view. What I mean by
Classic view is Icons instead of links. In every version up to windows 7
(including Vista) there is a setting you can toggle that will make Control
Panel Icons in rows that you can arrow through. With this windows 7 I'm
forced to hit tab to navigate through a long list of links. This is not
effective in any shape or form.
I perhaps think that there might be a Windows 7 64 bit and Windows 7 32 bit,
but on my CD I saw no double installation. I did see a difference on the
website. Right after I sent this email I Installed the Jaws 11 off FS's
Website and restarted my computer a multitude of times. Once everything
looked to be in order I opened up IE and Jaws promptly Crashed. My computer
is restarting as I'm typing.

I called FS this morning to ask them to give me another activation and I
asked them if there was anything I needed to know to make Jaws work on a
Windows 7 computer as on other versions of windows there are a few things
you need to do to make Jaws run optimally. I was told that Jaws ran on
Windows 7 no problem.

Needless to say this is the most difficulty in installing Jaws I've ever
had...
If it is truly necessary, I can bug DOR to buy me Jaws 13, but I was waiting
to do that till the Summer when I will have lots of free time to be on the
phone.
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:30 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon,

Forget about Control Panel in Classic View. There are many once-familiar
dialogs that will look different from XP.

Don't think Home vs. Professional has anything to do with it, unless you
have a non-professional version of JAWS on a professional operating system.

Have no idea about your line breaks, except that you might want to make sure
you have IE maximized.

What do you mean by "out of the box" with regard to Freedom Scientific?

I didn't have to fiddle with anything when I got my Windows 7 machine and
JAWS 12 installed.

Do you perhaps have a touchpad or a touch stick that's getting in your way
when you're working? I turned both mine off to prevent accidental movement
of the cursor.

You have JAWS 11 and I'm not sure that JAWS 11 has all the bugs worked out
with regard Windows Live Mail.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "JFW List" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 20:10
Subject: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?


Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and
I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Kimsan <kimsansong@...>
 

One thing you can do with the CTRL panel once you are in it Is navigate to
the search with CTRL E, tab once until you hear category button and press
space bar. Once the context menu is up arrow up or down and enter on large
icons or small icons.
Then you can just use letter navigation from there to get to the various
different items in the CTRL panel instead of tabbing around.
If this isn't what you are referring to with the "classic view" of the CTRL
panel I will just show myself the door lol.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Brandon Keith Biggs
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:54 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Hello,
I have disabled the touchpad and all touch things on my computer. I have set
everything I could find to work best with Jaws.
I could not find how to make the control panel Classic view. What I mean by
Classic view is Icons instead of links. In every version up to windows 7
(including Vista) there is a setting you can toggle that will make Control
Panel Icons in rows that you can arrow through. With this windows 7 I'm
forced to hit tab to navigate through a long list of links. This is not
effective in any shape or form.
I perhaps think that there might be a Windows 7 64 bit and Windows 7 32 bit,
but on my CD I saw no double installation. I did see a difference on the
website. Right after I sent this email I Installed the Jaws 11 off FS's
Website and restarted my computer a multitude of times. Once everything
looked to be in order I opened up IE and Jaws promptly Crashed. My computer
is restarting as I'm typing.

I called FS this morning to ask them to give me another activation and I
asked them if there was anything I needed to know to make Jaws work on a
Windows 7 computer as on other versions of windows there are a few things
you need to do to make Jaws run optimally. I was told that Jaws ran on
Windows 7 no problem.

Needless to say this is the most difficulty in installing Jaws I've ever
had...
If it is truly necessary, I can bug DOR to buy me Jaws 13, but I was waiting
to do that till the Summer when I will have lots of free time to be on the
phone.
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:30 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon,

Forget about Control Panel in Classic View. There are many once-familiar
dialogs that will look different from XP.

Don't think Home vs. Professional has anything to do with it, unless you
have a non-professional version of JAWS on a professional operating system.

Have no idea about your line breaks, except that you might want to make sure
you have IE maximized.

What do you mean by "out of the box" with regard to Freedom Scientific?

I didn't have to fiddle with anything when I got my Windows 7 machine and
JAWS 12 installed.

Do you perhaps have a touchpad or a touch stick that's getting in your way
when you're working? I turned both mine off to prevent accidental movement
of the cursor.

You have JAWS 11 and I'm not sure that JAWS 11 has all the bugs worked out
with regard Windows Live Mail.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "JFW List" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 20:10
Subject: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?


Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and
I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Dave...
 

Brandon,

You don't need to mess with your resolution any more. JAWS does not require
any changes to resolution. Let the screen be what it's comfortable with as a
default.


Dave Carlson
Sent from my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Jose, California

----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:53 PM
Subject: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7
Computer?


Hello,
I have disabled the touchpad and all touch things on my computer. I have set
everything I could find to work best with Jaws.
I could not find how to make the control panel Classic view. What I mean by
Classic view is Icons instead of links. In every version up to windows 7
(including Vista) there is a setting you can toggle that will make Control
Panel Icons in rows that you can arrow through. With this windows 7 I'm
forced to hit tab to navigate through a long list of links. This is not
effective in any shape or form.
I perhaps think that there might be a Windows 7 64 bit and Windows 7 32 bit,
but on my CD I saw no double installation. I did see a difference on the
website. Right after I sent this email I Installed the Jaws 11 off FS's
Website and restarted my computer a multitude of times. Once everything
looked to be in order I opened up IE and Jaws promptly Crashed. My computer
is restarting as I'm typing.

I called FS this morning to ask them to give me another activation and I
asked them if there was anything I needed to know to make Jaws work on a
Windows 7 computer as on other versions of windows there are a few things
you need to do to make Jaws run optimally. I was told that Jaws ran on
Windows 7 no problem.

Needless to say this is the most difficulty in installing Jaws I've ever
had...
If it is truly necessary, I can bug DOR to buy me Jaws 13, but I was waiting
to do that till the Summer when I will have lots of free time to be on the
phone.
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:30 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon,

Forget about Control Panel in Classic View. There are many once-familiar
dialogs that will look different from XP.

Don't think Home vs. Professional has anything to do with it, unless you
have a non-professional version of JAWS on a professional operating system.

Have no idea about your line breaks, except that you might want to make sure
you have IE maximized.

What do you mean by "out of the box" with regard to Freedom Scientific?

I didn't have to fiddle with anything when I got my Windows 7 machine and
JAWS 12 installed.

Do you perhaps have a touchpad or a touch stick that's getting in your way
when you're working? I turned both mine off to prevent accidental movement
of the cursor.

You have JAWS 11 and I'm not sure that JAWS 11 has all the bugs worked out
with regard Windows Live Mail.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "JFW List" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 20:10
Subject: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?


Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and
I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon Keith Biggs <brandonboy13@...>
 

Hello,
I have disabled the touchpad and all touch things on my computer. I have set everything I could find to work best with Jaws.
I could not find how to make the control panel Classic view. What I mean by Classic view is Icons instead of links. In every version up to windows 7 (including Vista) there is a setting you can toggle that will make Control Panel Icons in rows that you can arrow through. With this windows 7 I'm forced to hit tab to navigate through a long list of links. This is not effective in any shape or form.
I perhaps think that there might be a Windows 7 64 bit and Windows 7 32 bit, but on my CD I saw no double installation. I did see a difference on the website. Right after I sent this email I Installed the Jaws 11 off FS's Website and restarted my computer a multitude of times. Once everything looked to be in order I opened up IE and Jaws promptly Crashed. My computer is restarting as I'm typing.

I called FS this morning to ask them to give me another activation and I asked them if there was anything I needed to know to make Jaws work on a Windows 7 computer as on other versions of windows there are a few things you need to do to make Jaws run optimally. I was told that Jaws ran on Windows 7 no problem.

Needless to say this is the most difficulty in installing Jaws I've ever had...
If it is truly necessary, I can bug DOR to buy me Jaws 13, but I was waiting to do that till the Summer when I will have lots of free time to be on the phone.
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs

-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 8:30 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon,

Forget about Control Panel in Classic View. There are many once-familiar
dialogs that will look different from XP.

Don't think Home vs. Professional has anything to do with it, unless you
have a non-professional version of JAWS on a professional operating system.

Have no idea about your line breaks, except that you might want to make sure
you have IE maximized.

What do you mean by "out of the box" with regard to Freedom Scientific?

I didn't have to fiddle with anything when I got my Windows 7 machine and
JAWS 12 installed.

Do you perhaps have a touchpad or a touch stick that's getting in your way
when you're working? I turned both mine off to prevent accidental movement
of the cursor.

You have JAWS 11 and I'm not sure that JAWS 11 has all the bugs worked out
with regard Windows Live Mail.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "JFW List" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 20:10
Subject: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?


Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and
I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Re: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Dave...
 

Brandon,

Forget about Control Panel in Classic View. There are many once-familiar
dialogs that will look different from XP.

Don't think Home vs. Professional has anything to do with it, unless you
have a non-professional version of JAWS on a professional operating system.

Have no idea about your line breaks, except that you might want to make sure
you have IE maximized.

What do you mean by "out of the box" with regard to Freedom Scientific?

I didn't have to fiddle with anything when I got my Windows 7 machine and
JAWS 12 installed.

Do you perhaps have a touchpad or a touch stick that's getting in your way
when you're working? I turned both mine off to prevent accidental movement
of the cursor.

You have JAWS 11 and I'm not sure that JAWS 11 has all the bugs worked out
with regard Windows Live Mail.

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

----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Keith Biggs" <brandonboy13@comcast.net>
To: "JFW List" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 20:10
Subject: [Bulk] Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?


Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and
I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Optimal Settings for Jaws on a Windows 7 Computer?

Brandon Keith Biggs <brandonboy13@...>
 

Hello,
I just got a Windows 7 computer and I'm having some difficulties finding the
optimal settings to set my computer at.
I was told by FS that it came out of the box perfectly configured. I know
this is wrong because on webpages I see 10 line breaks where there should
only be 1 or 2, I'm not hearing characters when I erase them in some text
boxes, when I erase Jaws says the character that's ahead and not the one
it's supposed to be erasing, while I'm typing this message in Windows Live
Mail my Jaws curser is jumping to the desktop at random times, On the HP
solution center everything is unlabeled, Jaws is not reading some of the
notification windows that pop up, the F keys don't work except in key
combinations, I can't seem to get the Control Panel in Classic view, Jaws
doesn't seem to want to start up when I turn on the computer. These are what
I've found after the second hour with this darn computer!
I'm using Jaws 11 with Windows 7, an HP computer.
Perhaps the problem is that the CD I installed is home and not professional.
Is there a way to tell?
So far it looks like people saying Windows 7 being better is all a myth and I should just
go back to my Vista machine.
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you,

Brandon Keith Biggs
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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] May be off topic

Dave...
 

Kimsan,

So far I've seen only two other respondents besides myself.

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

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kimsan" <kimsansong@aol.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 17:07
Subject: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


How many people are subscribed to that list? I haven't seen any emails come
through to that list.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of James Homuth
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:44 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic

This might be a better question for the support mailing list, folks.
http://lists.the-jdh.com/mailman/listinfo/support_lists.the-jdh.com

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: December-27-11 3:40 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic

Roger,

Why do you want to change the filenames in the first place? As Chris
suggested, it's not a smart thing to be doing. What is your motivation or
driving urgency to change the names of executable files?

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roger White" <rogwhite@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:33
Subject: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs
may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
I found several .exe files with crazy-sounding names. I was
wondering if I could rename them?

I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if
I could use it to help me identify these files?


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One may be a JAWS file, but I am not sure about all. How can I find the
folder where they are stored?

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Re: [Bulk] May be off topic

Kimsan <kimsansong@...>
 

How many people are subscribed to that list? I haven't seen any emails come
through to that list.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of James Homuth
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:44 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic

This might be a better question for the support mailing list, folks.
http://lists.the-jdh.com/mailman/listinfo/support_lists.the-jdh.com

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: December-27-11 3:40 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic

Roger,

Why do you want to change the filenames in the first place? As Chris
suggested, it's not a smart thing to be doing. What is your motivation or
driving urgency to change the names of executable files?

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roger White" <rogwhite@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:33
Subject: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs
may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
I found several .exe files with crazy-sounding names. I was
wondering if I could rename them?

I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if
I could use it to help me identify these files?


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One may be a JAWS file, but I am not sure about all. How can I find the
folder where they are stored?

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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] Outlook 2007

Dave...
 

Here's what you should do:

Start with Outlook closed

Windows + r to open the run dialog
Type Outlook /resetnavpane

This resets all the panes to their default positions and sizes.

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

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Arnold ABG" <markarnold.abg@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 13:52
Subject: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] Outlook 2007


Hello again,

Well, nothing seems to help. I have even unloaded the current release of
JAWS and tried version 12 and 11 with no success. I have customized the
view when I originally started using Outlook 2007, so I thought maybe I
would return to the default settings and start over. Is there an easy way
to simply restore Outlook to its original look? Please let me know as I
have exhausted all other means of correcting my problem.

Thanks for listening to me wine and complain. LOL!
Mark


www.AmericanBlindGolf.com

Mark D. Arnold
Director American Blind Golf
414 Allen Drive
Wadsworth, OH 44281-2119
Home: (330) 336-8654
Cell: (330) 419-1710

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 1:57 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] Outlook 2007

Mark,

I wonder if you just have a stuck key. I don't mean mechanically stuck but
that it is being detected as held down in code.

Try repeatedly tapping each pair of shift, control, alt, and windows keys
several times rapidly to see if one of them was "stuck". See if you get
control back .

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Arnold ABG" <markarnold.abg@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 07:52
Subject: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] Outlook 2007


Wish I could find something but nothing looks out of place. Even if I
simply hit control r to reply to your post, it will not let me enter text.
I can see the curser blinking but it will not let me enter text. For
example if I start typing with the key stroke shift plus t for a capital
letter, it will say not in a table. I have to open up Word, type in what I
want and then copy and paste in my reply. Before I can paste it in, I have
to unload JAWS and then paste it in. Very perplexing.

Mark


www.AmericanBlindGolf.com

Mark D. Arnold
Director American Blind Golf
414 Allen Drive
Wadsworth, OH 44281-2119
Home: (330) 336-8654
Cell: (330) 419-1710


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 9:52 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Outlook 2007

Start by looking at your view settings. You may have opened a preview, task,
toDo, or some other interfering pane.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Arnold ABG" <markarnold.abg@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 06:33
Subject: [Bulk] Outlook 2007


List,



I am encountering a really strange problem using Outlook 2007 with the
latest version of JFW 13. I believe I accidentally hit a key stroke that
somewhat changed the look of the screen. I have a little residual vision so
I can see that something blinked a bit or changed. Anyway, now when I open
a message, JAWS will not read the message body unless I use the JAWS curser.
Also, if I attempt to write a new email, when I tab to the message body,
JAWS says something like, "this option is not available." I've been racking
my brains but can't for the life of me figure what is going on. Anyone have
any ideas on what I can look to change?



Thanks in advance,

Mark



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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] Outlook 2007

Mark Arnold ABG
 

Hello again,

Well, nothing seems to help. I have even unloaded the current release of
JAWS and tried version 12 and 11 with no success. I have customized the
view when I originally started using Outlook 2007, so I thought maybe I
would return to the default settings and start over. Is there an easy way
to simply restore Outlook to its original look? Please let me know as I
have exhausted all other means of correcting my problem.

Thanks for listening to me wine and complain. LOL!
Mark


www.AmericanBlindGolf.com

Mark D. Arnold
Director American Blind Golf
414 Allen Drive
Wadsworth, OH 44281-2119
Home: (330) 336-8654
Cell: (330) 419-1710

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 1:57 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] Outlook 2007

Mark,

I wonder if you just have a stuck key. I don't mean mechanically stuck but
that it is being detected as held down in code.

Try repeatedly tapping each pair of shift, control, alt, and windows keys
several times rapidly to see if one of them was "stuck". See if you get
control back .

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Arnold ABG" <markarnold.abg@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 07:52
Subject: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] Outlook 2007


Wish I could find something but nothing looks out of place. Even if I
simply hit control r to reply to your post, it will not let me enter text.
I can see the curser blinking but it will not let me enter text. For
example if I start typing with the key stroke shift plus t for a capital
letter, it will say not in a table. I have to open up Word, type in what I
want and then copy and paste in my reply. Before I can paste it in, I have
to unload JAWS and then paste it in. Very perplexing.

Mark


www.AmericanBlindGolf.com

Mark D. Arnold
Director American Blind Golf
414 Allen Drive
Wadsworth, OH 44281-2119
Home: (330) 336-8654
Cell: (330) 419-1710


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 9:52 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Outlook 2007

Start by looking at your view settings. You may have opened a preview, task,
toDo, or some other interfering pane.

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Arnold ABG" <markarnold.abg@gmail.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 26, 2011 06:33
Subject: [Bulk] Outlook 2007


List,



I am encountering a really strange problem using Outlook 2007 with the
latest version of JFW 13. I believe I accidentally hit a key stroke that
somewhat changed the look of the screen. I have a little residual vision so
I can see that something blinked a bit or changed. Anyway, now when I open
a message, JAWS will not read the message body unless I use the JAWS curser.
Also, if I attempt to write a new email, when I tab to the message body,
JAWS says something like, "this option is not available." I've been racking
my brains but can't for the life of me figure what is going on. Anyone have
any ideas on what I can look to change?



Thanks in advance,

Mark



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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] May be off topic

Ann Byrne
 

I would rename them to something I can recognize. I have inadvertently hit keys that caused some of my books to be called things like 's.zip', which tells me nothing. If I knew what it was supposed to be, I would rename the thing in a minute. I know how it happened, of course--hitting alt-s for save at the wrong time--but that doesn't give me te name of the book.

It doesn't change a file's content to rename it; just clarifies what it is. You need to be sure to leave the extension unchanged, though.

At 03:17 PM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
Roger --

You wrote: I have about a half dozen with just letters and digits for a
name. I
was just wanting to be able to keep up with what they are.

Don't bother. Unless you know they are unnecessary you should leave them
alone.

Or Hit enter on each one to see what they do.

Dave Carlson
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 13:02
Subject: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 3:40 PM, Farfar on Laptop wrote:
Roger,

Why do you want to change the filenames in the first place? As Chris
suggested, it's not a smart thing to be doing. What is your motivation or
driving urgency to change the names of executable files?

Dave Carlson
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list."<jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:33
Subject: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs
may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
I found several .exe files with crazy-sounding names. I was
wondering if I could rename them?

I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if
I could use it to help me identify these files?


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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] May be off topic

Dave...
 

Roger --

You wrote: I have about a half dozen with just letters and digits for a
name. I
was just wanting to be able to keep up with what they are.

Don't bother. Unless you know they are unnecessary you should leave them
alone.

Or Hit enter on each one to see what they do.

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

----- Original Message -----
From: "Roger White" <rogwhite@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 13:02
Subject: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 3:40 PM, Farfar on Laptop wrote:
Roger,

Why do you want to change the filenames in the first place? As Chris
suggested, it's not a smart thing to be doing. What is your motivation or
driving urgency to change the names of executable files?

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roger White"<rogwhite@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list."<jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:33
Subject: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs
may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
I found several .exe files with crazy-sounding names. I was
wondering if I could rename them?

I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if
I could use it to help me identify these files?


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Re: [Bulk] May be off topic

Roger White
 

On 12/27/2011 3:40 PM, Farfar on Laptop wrote:
Roger,

Why do you want to change the filenames in the first place? As Chris
suggested, it's not a smart thing to be doing. What is your motivation or
driving urgency to change the names of executable files?

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roger White"<rogwhite@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list."<jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:33
Subject: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs
may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
I found several .exe files with crazy-sounding names. I was
wondering if I could rename them?

I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if
I could use it to help me identify these files?


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Re: [Bulk] May be off topic

James Homuth
 

This might be a better question for the support mailing list, folks.
http://lists.the-jdh.com/mailman/listinfo/support_lists.the-jdh.com

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: December-27-11 3:40 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic

Roger,

Why do you want to change the filenames in the first place? As Chris
suggested, it's not a smart thing to be doing. What is your motivation or
driving urgency to change the names of executable files?

Dave Carlson
Sent from my Dell Latitude E6520 using Windows 7, San Francisco Bay Area
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roger White" <rogwhite@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:33
Subject: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs
may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
I found several .exe files with crazy-sounding names. I was
wondering if I could rename them?

I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if
I could use it to help me identify these files?


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Re: [Bulk] May be off topic

Dave...
 

Roger,

Why do you want to change the filenames in the first place? As Chris
suggested, it's not a smart thing to be doing. What is your motivation or
driving urgency to change the names of executable files?

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

----- Original Message -----
From: "Roger White" <rogwhite@bellsouth.net>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:33
Subject: [Bulk] Re: May be off topic


On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs
may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
I found several .exe files with crazy-sounding names. I was
wondering if I could rename them?

I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if
I could use it to help me identify these files?


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Re: May be off topic

Roger White
 

On 12/27/2011 2:11 PM, Chris Smart wrote:
Are they connected to Jaws in any way?
What folders are they in?
My advice would be, if you have no idea what they do or what programs may depend on them, leave them alone.

Chris

At 10:49 AM 12/27/2011, you wrote:
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I also heard about a program called File Name, and I was wondering if I could use it to help me identify these files?


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Re: Following twitter accounts

Stephanie Switzer
 

Shane.
I guess great minds think alike. lol.

On 12/27/11, Shane Davidson <shane@shaned.net> wrote:
Lol. I just posted that.
Twitmonger is a spin off and only has twitter support and nothing else.
So if that's all yoru doing, twitmonger's your best bet.
Yes it's still in early dev, but is being actively worked on.

-----Original Message-----
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On Behalf Of Stephanie Switzer
Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 2:03 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: Following twitter accounts

Here is another program that is a "fork of the no longer developed Qwitter
program" In case you don't like "The qube":
http://twitmonger.shaned.net/


On 12/27/11, Stephanie Switzer <emmanrusty@gmail.com> wrote:
There's a more updated program. It's called "The Qube" You should
download that instead of "qwitter" seeing as Qwitter is no longer
being developed. You can find it at:
http://quartzprojects.co.uk/
It's still in beta stage, but the developer welcomes feedback from the
people using the program.

On 12/26/11, Roger Loran Bailey <rogerbailey81@aol.com> wrote:
Try AccessibleTwitter.com.

On 12/26/2011 10:53 PM, Dale Reardon wrote:
Hi,

I am using Jfw13 and IE9.

When I click on twitter links on people's websites to follow them I
get taken to a twitter page/website where I'm told by my sighted
wife that there is a follow button to activate. However Jaws
doesn't seem to detect it and won't let me activate it.

Does anyone know a way around this?

Thanks,

Dale.
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