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Re: putting a search query into the start menu search box

Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

I have the same Windows version as you do.

 

Thank you.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 11:02 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: putting a search query into the start menu search box

 

Bill,

           What Version of Windows 10?  I have Version 1809, Build 17763.194, and when I do this the right arrow for something noted as settings throws focus to the open option for those settings.  What the right arrow does is move you out of the "search results" list/column and in to a list of things you can do with the current item you have focus on in the search results list.  What that is, of course, varies depending on the type of the search result item itself.
--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

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Re: Strange problem with chrome

Mario
 

using the JAWS cursor, do you find a cancel button? if so, "click" it.
did it go away? if not, try closing the session with a control+w or just
alt+f4 and try to visit and navigate a website.

-------- Original Message --------
From: Kimber Gardner [mailto:kimbersinbox1963@gmail.com]
Sent: Tue, Jan 8, 2019 2:45 PM EST
To: main
Subject: Strange problem with chrome

Hi all,

Hoping someone can shed some light on a weird problem I'm having in
google chrome.

Sometimes when I try to open a web site, everything seems to be
proceeding normally, but instead of the site content all I see with
jaws is a button that says something like view site settings. If I tab
around it tells me something about the content being safe, how many
cookies are active and learn more. I can't get to the site content or
close this message.

What the heck is going on? And more importantly, is there some way to
stop this behavior?

Thanks


Re: Strange problem with chrome

Kimber Gardner
 

Part of the problem is I can't predict when the view settings thing
will happen. For example I was shopping the other day at qvc.com and
repeatedly getting the view settings message. Until I wasn't. I closed
the site three or four times then on the fifth try all was fine.
Sometimes it happens on the gmail web interface, most of the time not.

I know that isn't especially helpful. But the randomness is what makes
this issue all the more maddening.

The message that says how the content of the site has been deemed safe
does feel like it's significant. That why I was curious as to whether
there is some setting that tries to check that sort of thing.

In any case, it drives me crazy. I love Chrome otherwise and have only
been seeing this issue recently.

Kim

On 1/8/19, Brian Vogel <britechguy@gmail.com> wrote:
As per usual, having specific URLs to test with would help out a lot.
--

Brian *-* Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763

* Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a
well-known solution to every human problem — neat, plausible, and wrong.*

~ H.L. Mencken, AKA The Sage of Baltimore



--
Kimberly


Re: Strange problem with chrome

 

As per usual, having specific URLs to test with would help out a lot.
--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

   Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem — neat, plausible, and wrong.

         ~ H.L. Mencken, AKA The Sage of Baltimore


Re: Strange problem with chrome

Mike Rogers
 

Hi.
I have rthe same problem, occasionally. Also, sometimes all I get is blank. When that happens, I go to the start menu and type default apps. then I revert to Internet Explorer for default for a while. Things eventually return to normal and I revert to chrome. bit of a pain.

********************************

www.harmonicaworkshops.com



On Tue, 8 Jan 2019 14:45:36 -0500
"Kimber Gardner" <kimbersinbox1963@gmail.com> wrote:

Hi all,

Hoping someone can shed some light on a weird problem I'm having in
google chrome.

Sometimes when I try to open a web site, everything seems to be
proceeding normally, but instead of the site content all I see with
jaws is a button that says something like view site settings. If I tab
around it tells me something about the content being safe, how many
cookies are active and learn more. I can't get to the site content or
close this message.

What the heck is going on? And more importantly, is there some way to
stop this behavior?

Thanks

--
Kimberly


Strange problem with chrome

Kimber Gardner
 

Hi all,

Hoping someone can shed some light on a weird problem I'm having in
google chrome.

Sometimes when I try to open a web site, everything seems to be
proceeding normally, but instead of the site content all I see with
jaws is a button that says something like view site settings. If I tab
around it tells me something about the content being safe, how many
cookies are active and learn more. I can't get to the site content or
close this message.

What the heck is going on? And more importantly, is there some way to
stop this behavior?

Thanks

--
Kimberly


Re: putting a search query into the start menu search box

 

Bill,

           What Version of Windows 10?  I have Version 1809, Build 17763.194, and when I do this the right arrow for something noted as settings throws focus to the open option for those settings.  What the right arrow does is move you out of the "search results" list/column and in to a list of things you can do with the current item you have focus on in the search results list.  What that is, of course, varies depending on the type of the search result item itself.
--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

   Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem — neat, plausible, and wrong.

         ~ H.L. Mencken, AKA The Sage of Baltimore


Re: Question About Sound Schemes

Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

It doesn't have anything to do with Windows sound schemes. It's the JAWS scheme which he changed, not the Windows sound scheme.

Bill White

billwhite92701@dslextreme.com

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Steve Matzura
Sent: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 8:26 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question About Sound Schemes

Not sure what this has to do with Windows sound schemes.


On 1/6/2019 10:04 PM, Dani Pagador wrote:
Hi, Everyone.
Using JFW2018 with Win10 and Word2016. I need to proof a document and
have changed to the Proofreading with Attributes and Fonts--can't
remember its name. The scheme only seems to work in SayAll mode. When
I read word by word or line by line, JFW doesn't announce things like
bold or italics. Am I missing something?

Thanks,
Dani


Re: green flags in Excel

Van Lant, Robin
 

Could it indicate a drop menu is present? Sometimes people set cells for you to pick a value from a list. I'm not sure what color those indicators would be. I can ask around here at work.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Dale Alton
Sent: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 10:10 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: green flags in Excel

ifI were to guess it is a pivot table. You aren't able to get rid of it and it won't show on a print.

Denver Dale

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Tuesday, January 08, 2019 9:25 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: green flags in Excel

using Excel 2010, I'm working on a spreadsheet and one of the columns
has dollar values and as I am told, followed by a little green
triangular flag pointing downwards. JAWS doesn't announce anything but
the number. what is this green flag mean, and what to do to remove it?
if I don't know if it is occurring somewhere else, will it come out on
the print out of the spreadsheet?









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Re: green flags in Excel

Dale Alton <blinkydale@...>
 

ifI were to guess it is a pivot table. You aren't able to get rid of it and it won't show on a print.

Denver Dale

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Tuesday, January 08, 2019 9:25 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: green flags in Excel

using Excel 2010, I'm working on a spreadsheet and one of the columns
has dollar values and as I am told, followed by a little green
triangular flag pointing downwards. JAWS doesn't announce anything but
the number. what is this green flag mean, and what to do to remove it?
if I don't know if it is occurring somewhere else, will it come out on
the print out of the spreadsheet?


Re: putting a search query into the start menu search box

 

Hi,

Yes, right arrow. When you do press right arrow, an embedded Edge browser will show up, displaying top search results.

Cheers,

Joseph

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 8:01 AM
To: JFW Mailing List <main@jfw.groups.io>
Subject: putting a search query into the start menu search box

 

I am using Windows 10. When I press the Windows key and begin to enter a search query such as the letter U for Updates, JAWS says the following:

 

Check for updates, System settings, Press right to switch preview

 

What exactly do they mean by switching preview, and are they refering to the Right Arrow when they say

 

Press right to switch preview

 

Thank you.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 


Re: Question About Sound Schemes

Steve Matzura
 

Not sure what this has to do with Windows sound schemes.

On 1/6/2019 10:04 PM, Dani Pagador wrote:
Hi, Everyone.
Using JFW2018 with Win10 and Word2016. I need to proof a document and
have changed to the Proofreading with Attributes and Fonts--can't
remember its name. The scheme only seems to work in SayAll mode. When
I read word by word or line by line, JFW doesn't announce things like
bold or italics. Am I missing something?

Thanks,
Dani


green flags in Excel

Mario
 

using Excel 2010, I'm working on a spreadsheet and one of the columns
has dollar values and as I am told, followed by a little green
triangular flag pointing downwards. JAWS doesn't announce anything but
the number. what is this green flag mean, and what to do to remove it?
if I don't know if it is occurring somewhere else, will it come out on
the print out of the spreadsheet?


putting a search query into the start menu search box

Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

I am using Windows 10. When I press the Windows key and begin to enter a search query such as the letter U for Updates, JAWS says the following:

 

Check for updates, System settings, Press right to switch preview

 

What exactly do they mean by switching preview, and are they refering to the Right Arrow when they say

 

Press right to switch preview

 

Thank you.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 


Boarder Changes in Excel 2016 Not Being Indicated

Richard B. McDonald
 

Hi!

 

I am using Excel 2016 under JAWS 2019 on my Windows 7 Pro 64 bit laptop.  Even though I have made the appropriate “check” under the JAWS settings to have my boarder changes indicated, it is not working.  Has anyone else had this problem?

 

Thanks,

Richard


Re: Google support phone number

 

I have not seen a Google phone number for anything other than sales for many moons now.

The last time I had phone interaction with Google the experience was not good.

I look to the product support forums first and foremost when it comes to Google.  There's almost certain to be someone else who's having or had the same issue you're having (regardless of the issue or specific Google product).  It becomes apparent pretty quickly which have been solved and which are ongoing.

--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

   Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem — neat, plausible, and wrong.

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Re: Google support phone number

 

Since there is no phone number in sight and they mention both email and chat support it would appear they are not keen on making a phone number available if it even exists.

If you can find one feel free to share it.

 

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Sent: Monday, January 7, 2019 5:01 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Google support phone number

 

I have got phone support from Google, in the past unless it’s changed by now!

 

 

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From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel
Sent: Sunday, January 6, 2019 5:20 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Google support phone number

 

Google is a big company so for what product or service? Do you mean the Google equivalent of Apple or Microsoft Accessibility? If so you are out of luck, there is no phone support.

You can go to the following website and send your request by email or start a chat session:

 

Google Accessibility Support

 

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Sent: Sunday, January 6, 2019 2:16 PM
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Subject: Google support phone number

 

Hello:

 

Does anybody know of a Google support phone number?

 

Thank you very much.

 

 


Re: Saving user names and passwords on web sites using Chrome

Alan Robbins
 

Try F6

 

Al

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of John Doering
Sent: Monday, January 7, 2019 8:40 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Saving user names and passwords on web sites using Chrome

 

Hello:

When working on web sites with Chrome, I get a audio notification asking if I want to save my user name and password for the site, but the controls disappear once announced.  Does anyone have a key stroke to access the controls to save user names and passwords on web sites using Chrome?

 

Thanks in advance,

 

 

John Doering

Administrative Pricing Asst 

 

p. 4147783040 Extn:4063  t. 800-642-8778

 

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Re: Saving user names and passwords on web sites using Chrome

Chris Hill
 

F6



On Jan 7, 2019, at 07:39, John Doering <john.doering@...> wrote:

Hello:

When working on web sites with Chrome, I get a audio notification asking if I want to save my user name and password for the site, but the controls disappear once announced.  Does anyone have a key stroke to access the controls to save user names and passwords on web sites using Chrome?

 

Thanks in advance,

 

 

John Doering

Administrative Pricing Asst 

 
p. 4147783040 Extn:4063  t. 800-642-8778

 

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Saving user names and passwords on web sites using Chrome

John Doering
 

Hello:

When working on web sites with Chrome, I get a audio notification asking if I want to save my user name and password for the site, but the controls disappear once announced.  Does anyone have a key stroke to access the controls to save user names and passwords on web sites using Chrome?

 

Thanks in advance,

 

 

John Doering

Administrative Pricing Asst 

 
p. 4147783040 Extn:4063  t. 800-642-8778

 

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