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Loy
 

You can get a copy of outlook on amazon.com
 

----- Original Message -----
From: Jim Rawls
Sent: Monday, February 1, 2021 4:03 PM
Subject: error in last email.

I want to know if windows mail works with jaws 2021, and if not is there a place where I can get office 2019 at a discounted price? Jim


moderated Re: Removing Marks in Word

Mike B
 

Hi Vaughn,
 
I know and I was just kidding with you and you're very welcome.

Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, February 01, 2021 11:58 AM
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

Sorry, Mike, I wrote Mark, my bad!

 

Mike, again, thank you for the extensive list of commands and functions.

 

Vaughn

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 6:13 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Van, you're very welcome!

Mike.

----- Original Message -----

From: Vaughn Brown

Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 3:54 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Mark, this is fantastic! Really, thank you!

Vaughn

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:49 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Here's mor info that might be helpful from a few years ago:.  This was an answer I provided to a similar question on a different tech list

 

8/08/16  
Here you go:
 
PlaceMarkers

 

A PlaceMarker is a bookmark that you can easily add to a Web page, HTML, PDF,  or Word document, or form to mark a location. This is useful when you want
to  return to commonly used areas on a Web page, important sections or paragraphs of  an HTML document, or specific parts, such as required fields, of
a complicated  form. PlaceMarkers can be defined as temporary or permanent and can be anchored  to text, elements of the current Web page, or to a Web
site's domain. Multiple  PlaceMarkers can be added to HTML or PDF documents, while only one can be added  to a Word document.

 

The following describes how to add, rename, or delete PlaceMarkers. If you  are not familiar with PlaceMarkers and need more information, refer to
Important PlaceMarker Concepts.
For additional  PlaceMarker operation, refer to
Advanced PlaceMarker Usage.
For general information  about using PlaceMarkers in a Word document, refer to
Marking and Returning to a PlaceMarker in Word.

 

Adding a Temporary PlaceMarker

 

To quickly add a temporary PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 3 items
1. Open a Web page, other HTML document, or Word document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. A temporary PlaceMarker now    appears on the page.

 

You can always jump to it using any of the    following
Navigation Quick Keys:
K, SHIFT+K, SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0, or CTRL+SHIFT+K. (The last keystroke opens the PlaceMarker List.    Select Temporary from the list, and
then choose the Move To button.)
list end

 

Selecting Between the Temporary PlaceMarker and the Cursor Position

 

To select text between a temporary PlaceMarker and your current position in a  Web page, HTML document, or Word document, do the following:

 

list of 2 items
1. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+k to set a temporary PlaceMarker.
2. Navigate to another location on the Web page or document, then press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M. All text between the temporary    PlaceMarker and your current
cursor position is selected and ready to be    copied to the Clipboard.
list end

 

This method is often easier than using the SHIFT Key in  conjunction with the ARROW keys when attempting to select large  blocks of text.

 

Adding Permanent PlaceMarkers to Web Pages or HTML Documents

 

To add a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 6 items
1. Open a Web page or other HTML document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K and then ENTER.
The Add PlaceMarker dialog box opens with focus in the Name edit field. It    contains text that appears at the cursor location. If you want to change
the    PlaceMarker name, type a new name in this field; otherwise, press TAB to move to the next control.
4. The Define for All Pages on Current Domain check box is cleared by    default, which allows the PlaceMarker to be anchored only to the current Web
  page or HTML document. If you want to use this PlaceMarker so that it is    anchored to all pages within the current domain instead, press SPACEBAR to
select the check box. Press TAB to move to the next control.
5. The Anchor to Text check box is cleared by default. Select this check box    if you want to link the PlaceMarker with specific text, such as a heading,
   that appears on the page. This can be useful on frequently updated Web pages    where text and elements tend to drift from their original position.
When    selected, the next control, Anchor Text edit field, automatically populates    using the original text in the Name edit field. This guarantees
that the    PlaceMarker will always be associated with this text on the Web page.
6. Press TAB to navigate to the OK button and press SPACEBAR to close the dialog box and save the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Renaming PlaceMarkers

 

To change the name of a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 5 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to rename.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of PlaceMarkers on    this page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select the PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Change Name button or press ALT+C.
5. Enter a new name for the PlaceMarker and then press SPACEBAR on the OK button.
list end

 

Removing PlaceMarkers

 

To remove one or more PlaceMarkers, do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to delete.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of all PlaceMarkers    on the current page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select a PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Remove button or press ALT+R to delete the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Tip: If you want to delete all PlaceMarkers  for this page, press SPACEBAR on the Remove All button or press ALT+L.

 

Important PlaceMarker Concepts

 

The following sections, PlaceMarker Keystrokes, Temporary versus Permanent  PlaceMarkers, and URL versus Domain PlaceMarkers, are key to understanding
 PlaceMarkers with JAWS.

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Web Pages, HTML Documents, or Forms
list of 8 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to insert a temporary    PlaceMarker.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text between the    temporary PlaceMarker and your current cursor position.
• Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog    box to add a new PlaceMarker, rename or change existing PlaceMarker    parameters, jump to
PlaceMarkers, or delete PlaceMarkers.
• Press K to jump to the next PlaceMarker.
• Press SHIFT+K to jump to the previous PlaceMarker.
• Press number row keys 7 through 0 to    hear the content of PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0 to jump to PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to speak all of the PlaceMarkers    on a Web page or in an HTML document.
list end

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Word Documents
list of 3 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to set a PlaceMarker at the    current cursor position. Only one PlaceMarker can be set per Word document.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to return to the marker in a Word    document.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text or items from the    marker to the current cursor position.
list end

 

Temporary Versus Permanent PlaceMarkers

 

You can add a temporary PlaceMarker anywhere on a Web page by pressing CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. This lets you easily mark a spot that you  can return to later
by pressing K. Only one temporary  PlaceMarker may be set per Web page. If you later decide to move the temporary  PlaceMarker to a different place on
the Web page, just move the Virtual Cursor  to that new location and press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K again.

 

If you want to make the temporary PlaceMarker permanent, press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog box and add it  to the list, which lets
you keep and maintain multiple PlaceMarkers on the Web  page, HTML document, or form. The last location where you set a temporary  PlaceMarker is saved
until you move it again, or remove the PlaceMarker from the  PlaceMarkers List dialog. You can browse to other Web pages, exit JAWS, even  restart your
computer, and your temporary and permanent PlaceMarkers are  preserved.

 

URL Versus Domain PlaceMarkers

 

JAWS lets you assign PlaceMarkers to either the current Web address (the URL  displayed in the Address bar) or domain (the overall Web site name). The
URL  (uniform resource locator) is the Web address displayed in the address bar. You  can only use PlaceMarkers assigned to the current URL when you are
visiting that  page.

 

Individual Web pages are contained within a domain. The domain's name is  usually the first portion of the page's Web address and ends with .com, .net,
 .org, .gov, .edu, or similar suffix. When you add a domain PlaceMarker to a Web  page, you can use that PlaceMarker on any page within the current domain.
Since  many sites use a consistent design for all of their pages, the placement of  links, graphics, buttons, and form fields is often similar. If this
is the case,  you can use a single domain PlaceMarker to navigate many other pages on the  site.

 

For example, if a Web site has a Search box located at the top of each page,  you can put a domain PlaceMarker there named "Search." You can then use this
 PlaceMarker to move to the Search box on any page in the domain, regardless of  the URL.

 

Advanced PlaceMarker Usage

 

The following describes other ways to customize and display PlaceMarkers.

 

Sharing PlaceMarkers

 

You can use Settings Packager to share your PlaceMarkers for a Web site with  other JAWS users. Settings Packager is a program that lets you save speech
and  sound schemes, PlaceMarkers, and personalized Web settings in a compressed .zip  file that you can send in an e-mail message, post on a Web site,
or copy to  removable storage media. You can also use Settings Packager to import the  settings contained in these .zip files into JAWS. To start Settings
Packager,  press INSERT+F2, select "Settings Packager," and press ENTER. For more information on using this program, open the  Settings Packager Help menu
and choose Help Topics.

 

To share your PlaceMarkers with other JAWS users without using Settings  Packager:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open your JAWS user settings folder from the Start Menu, All Programs,    JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS, Explore My    Settings.

 

2. Move to the PlaceMarkers folder and press ENTER.
3. PlaceMarker information is stored in .PMI files. Locate the .PMI file with    the same name as the page containing the PlaceMarkers you want to share.

 

4. Copy this file and distribute it to other users. These users then need to    copy the .PMI file on their PlaceMarkers folder by going to the Start Menu,
   All Programs, JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS,    Explore My Settings and open the PlaceMarkers folder. The users can now
   navigate that HTML page with your PlaceMarkers.
list end

 

Custom Page Summary

 

When you open an HTML page, the Custom Page Summary feature automatically  lists each PlaceMarker on the page and its associated text. This lets you  quickly
review the text located near your PlaceMarkers so you can hear any  changes or updates to those areas of the page. To enable or disable this  feature,
do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open Settings Center (INSERT+F2) or Quick Settings    (INSERT+V).
2. In the Search edit box, type "PlaceMarker" without the quotes.
3. Press DOWN ARROW to move to Custom PlaceMarker Page    Summary in the filtered results of the tree view. (Note that for Web browsers,    this option
appears in both the Virtual Cursor Options group and the    Personalized Web Settings group.)
4. Press SPACEBAR to toggle through the following settings.
list end
list of 3 items
• Select "Speak PlaceMarkers on Page Load" to have JAWS read the name of    each PlaceMarker on the current page as well as the text that appears near
the    PlaceMarker's location.
• Select "List PlaceMarkers in Results Viewer on Page Load" to have JAWS    display the PlaceMarker information for the page in the Results Viewer. The
   Results Viewer provides a link with the name of the PlaceMarker and the text    that appears near the PlaceMarker's location on the page. You can use
the ARROW keys to move to a link and then press ENTER to move to that PlaceMarker.
• Select "Do Nothing" to have JAWS provide a custom page summary.
list end

 

See also:

 

PlaceMarkers in Word

 

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----- Original Message -----

From: Mike B

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:41 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Adrian,

 

This was the only answer I could find when searching for how to remove placemarks or temporary placemarks.  Well, what I should say is that all the answers I found pretty much said this same thing.  But, when I placed a temporary placemark in a DOCX file, and tried to have Jaws report it's ASCII code or whatever it's called I couldn't get one.


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:18 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Mike,

 

Like you, I’m confused by Vaughn’s question. I’m not sure he’s using Word. If he is, you’re right that only one placemarker can be set, and it’s temporary. Set another placemarker, and the previous one is automatically removed. At any rate, that’s true through Outlook 2016.

 

As you know, it is possible to set more than one placemarker on webpages. I wonder if Vaughn is using some sort of semi-webpage text program.

 

Finally, to avoid confusion, the markers cited in the “featured snippet” are for revealing paragraph markers, an unrelated issue that came up on this list recently.

 

Vaughn, if you’ve solved the problem, great. Otherwise, please post the name and version of the program you’re using. Knowing Mike, he’ll either have the answer or find it for you.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 11:17 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Vaughn,

 

I don't know if my answer is going to help you much but, here goes.  When you create a temporary placemark in a Word doc that's exactly what you're doing but, when you make a second placemark you're not making a second placemark, you're only moving the original placemark since only 1 placemark can be used at a time in a Word doc, from what I understand.

 

Knowing what version of Word you're running would be helpful along with which operating system, but since we're working ginerically the answer will be gineric as well.  Here you go:

Featured snippet from the web
Word - Remove all table of authority markers
list of 5 items
1. Click the Show/Hide Paragraph Markers tool on the Home tab to show the
Paragraph markers. (The rest of the directions will not work if this step is
not taken)
2. Press Ctrl+H to display the Find and Replace dialog box.
3. In the Find What box, enter ^19 TA.
4. Make sure that nothing is in the Replace With box.
5. Click Replace All.
list end
 


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

From: Vaughn Brown

Sent: Friday, January 29, 2021 2:41 PM

Subject: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hello, listers,

 

I am doing a great deal of research for my final semester in graduate school. As a result I am marking spots in lengthy texts with CTL+Windows+K and finding them with ALT+Windows+K. How do I remove these markings?

 

Thank you,

 

Vaughn


moderated Re: error in last email.

Chris Hill
 

Yes, it should.  Thunderbird is free, and ebay has office versions very cheap.



On 2/1/2021 15:03, Jim Rawls wrote:

I want to know if windows mail works with jaws 2021, and if not is there a place where I can get office 2019 at a discounted price? Jim


moderated error in last email.

Jim Rawls
 

I want to know if windows mail works with jaws 2021, and if not is there a place where I can get office 2019 at a discounted price? Jim


moderated Re: Removing Marks in Word

Vaughn Brown
 

Sorry, Mike, I wrote Mark, my bad!

 

Mike, again, thank you for the extensive list of commands and functions.

 

Vaughn

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 6:13 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Van, you're very welcome!

Mike.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 3:54 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Mark, this is fantastic! Really, thank you!

Vaughn

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:49 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Here's mor info that might be helpful from a few years ago:.  This was an answer I provided to a similar question on a different tech list

 

8/08/16  
Here you go:
 
PlaceMarkers

 

A PlaceMarker is a bookmark that you can easily add to a Web page, HTML, PDF,  or Word document, or form to mark a location. This is useful when you want
to  return to commonly used areas on a Web page, important sections or paragraphs of  an HTML document, or specific parts, such as required fields, of
a complicated  form. PlaceMarkers can be defined as temporary or permanent and can be anchored  to text, elements of the current Web page, or to a Web
site's domain. Multiple  PlaceMarkers can be added to HTML or PDF documents, while only one can be added  to a Word document.

 

The following describes how to add, rename, or delete PlaceMarkers. If you  are not familiar with PlaceMarkers and need more information, refer to
Important PlaceMarker Concepts.
For additional  PlaceMarker operation, refer to
Advanced PlaceMarker Usage.
For general information  about using PlaceMarkers in a Word document, refer to
Marking and Returning to a PlaceMarker in Word.

 

Adding a Temporary PlaceMarker

 

To quickly add a temporary PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 3 items
1. Open a Web page, other HTML document, or Word document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. A temporary PlaceMarker now    appears on the page.

 

You can always jump to it using any of the    following
Navigation Quick Keys:
K, SHIFT+K, SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0, or CTRL+SHIFT+K. (The last keystroke opens the PlaceMarker List.    Select Temporary from the list, and
then choose the Move To button.)
list end

 

Selecting Between the Temporary PlaceMarker and the Cursor Position

 

To select text between a temporary PlaceMarker and your current position in a  Web page, HTML document, or Word document, do the following:

 

list of 2 items
1. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+k to set a temporary PlaceMarker.
2. Navigate to another location on the Web page or document, then press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M. All text between the temporary    PlaceMarker and your current
cursor position is selected and ready to be    copied to the Clipboard.
list end

 

This method is often easier than using the SHIFT Key in  conjunction with the ARROW keys when attempting to select large  blocks of text.

 

Adding Permanent PlaceMarkers to Web Pages or HTML Documents

 

To add a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 6 items
1. Open a Web page or other HTML document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K and then ENTER.
The Add PlaceMarker dialog box opens with focus in the Name edit field. It    contains text that appears at the cursor location. If you want to change
the    PlaceMarker name, type a new name in this field; otherwise, press TAB to move to the next control.
4. The Define for All Pages on Current Domain check box is cleared by    default, which allows the PlaceMarker to be anchored only to the current Web
  page or HTML document. If you want to use this PlaceMarker so that it is    anchored to all pages within the current domain instead, press SPACEBAR to
select the check box. Press TAB to move to the next control.
5. The Anchor to Text check box is cleared by default. Select this check box    if you want to link the PlaceMarker with specific text, such as a heading,
   that appears on the page. This can be useful on frequently updated Web pages    where text and elements tend to drift from their original position.
When    selected, the next control, Anchor Text edit field, automatically populates    using the original text in the Name edit field. This guarantees
that the    PlaceMarker will always be associated with this text on the Web page.
6. Press TAB to navigate to the OK button and press SPACEBAR to close the dialog box and save the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Renaming PlaceMarkers

 

To change the name of a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 5 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to rename.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of PlaceMarkers on    this page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select the PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Change Name button or press ALT+C.
5. Enter a new name for the PlaceMarker and then press SPACEBAR on the OK button.
list end

 

Removing PlaceMarkers

 

To remove one or more PlaceMarkers, do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to delete.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of all PlaceMarkers    on the current page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select a PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Remove button or press ALT+R to delete the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Tip: If you want to delete all PlaceMarkers  for this page, press SPACEBAR on the Remove All button or press ALT+L.

 

Important PlaceMarker Concepts

 

The following sections, PlaceMarker Keystrokes, Temporary versus Permanent  PlaceMarkers, and URL versus Domain PlaceMarkers, are key to understanding
 PlaceMarkers with JAWS.

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Web Pages, HTML Documents, or Forms
list of 8 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to insert a temporary    PlaceMarker.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text between the    temporary PlaceMarker and your current cursor position.
• Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog    box to add a new PlaceMarker, rename or change existing PlaceMarker    parameters, jump to
PlaceMarkers, or delete PlaceMarkers.
• Press K to jump to the next PlaceMarker.
• Press SHIFT+K to jump to the previous PlaceMarker.
• Press number row keys 7 through 0 to    hear the content of PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0 to jump to PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to speak all of the PlaceMarkers    on a Web page or in an HTML document.
list end

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Word Documents
list of 3 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to set a PlaceMarker at the    current cursor position. Only one PlaceMarker can be set per Word document.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to return to the marker in a Word    document.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text or items from the    marker to the current cursor position.
list end

 

Temporary Versus Permanent PlaceMarkers

 

You can add a temporary PlaceMarker anywhere on a Web page by pressing CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. This lets you easily mark a spot that you  can return to later
by pressing K. Only one temporary  PlaceMarker may be set per Web page. If you later decide to move the temporary  PlaceMarker to a different place on
the Web page, just move the Virtual Cursor  to that new location and press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K again.

 

If you want to make the temporary PlaceMarker permanent, press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog box and add it  to the list, which lets
you keep and maintain multiple PlaceMarkers on the Web  page, HTML document, or form. The last location where you set a temporary  PlaceMarker is saved
until you move it again, or remove the PlaceMarker from the  PlaceMarkers List dialog. You can browse to other Web pages, exit JAWS, even  restart your
computer, and your temporary and permanent PlaceMarkers are  preserved.

 

URL Versus Domain PlaceMarkers

 

JAWS lets you assign PlaceMarkers to either the current Web address (the URL  displayed in the Address bar) or domain (the overall Web site name). The
URL  (uniform resource locator) is the Web address displayed in the address bar. You  can only use PlaceMarkers assigned to the current URL when you are
visiting that  page.

 

Individual Web pages are contained within a domain. The domain's name is  usually the first portion of the page's Web address and ends with .com, .net,
 .org, .gov, .edu, or similar suffix. When you add a domain PlaceMarker to a Web  page, you can use that PlaceMarker on any page within the current domain.
Since  many sites use a consistent design for all of their pages, the placement of  links, graphics, buttons, and form fields is often similar. If this
is the case,  you can use a single domain PlaceMarker to navigate many other pages on the  site.

 

For example, if a Web site has a Search box located at the top of each page,  you can put a domain PlaceMarker there named "Search." You can then use this
 PlaceMarker to move to the Search box on any page in the domain, regardless of  the URL.

 

Advanced PlaceMarker Usage

 

The following describes other ways to customize and display PlaceMarkers.

 

Sharing PlaceMarkers

 

You can use Settings Packager to share your PlaceMarkers for a Web site with  other JAWS users. Settings Packager is a program that lets you save speech
and  sound schemes, PlaceMarkers, and personalized Web settings in a compressed .zip  file that you can send in an e-mail message, post on a Web site,
or copy to  removable storage media. You can also use Settings Packager to import the  settings contained in these .zip files into JAWS. To start Settings
Packager,  press INSERT+F2, select "Settings Packager," and press ENTER. For more information on using this program, open the  Settings Packager Help menu
and choose Help Topics.

 

To share your PlaceMarkers with other JAWS users without using Settings  Packager:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open your JAWS user settings folder from the Start Menu, All Programs,    JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS, Explore My    Settings.

 

2. Move to the PlaceMarkers folder and press ENTER.
3. PlaceMarker information is stored in .PMI files. Locate the .PMI file with    the same name as the page containing the PlaceMarkers you want to share.

 

4. Copy this file and distribute it to other users. These users then need to    copy the .PMI file on their PlaceMarkers folder by going to the Start Menu,
   All Programs, JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS,    Explore My Settings and open the PlaceMarkers folder. The users can now
   navigate that HTML page with your PlaceMarkers.
list end

 

Custom Page Summary

 

When you open an HTML page, the Custom Page Summary feature automatically  lists each PlaceMarker on the page and its associated text. This lets you  quickly
review the text located near your PlaceMarkers so you can hear any  changes or updates to those areas of the page. To enable or disable this  feature,
do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open Settings Center (INSERT+F2) or Quick Settings    (INSERT+V).
2. In the Search edit box, type "PlaceMarker" without the quotes.
3. Press DOWN ARROW to move to Custom PlaceMarker Page    Summary in the filtered results of the tree view. (Note that for Web browsers,    this option
appears in both the Virtual Cursor Options group and the    Personalized Web Settings group.)
4. Press SPACEBAR to toggle through the following settings.
list end
list of 3 items
• Select "Speak PlaceMarkers on Page Load" to have JAWS read the name of    each PlaceMarker on the current page as well as the text that appears near
the    PlaceMarker's location.
• Select "List PlaceMarkers in Results Viewer on Page Load" to have JAWS    display the PlaceMarker information for the page in the Results Viewer. The
   Results Viewer provides a link with the name of the PlaceMarker and the text    that appears near the PlaceMarker's location on the page. You can use
the ARROW keys to move to a link and then press ENTER to move to that PlaceMarker.
• Select "Do Nothing" to have JAWS provide a custom page summary.
list end

 

See also:

 

PlaceMarkers in Word

 

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Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

From: Mike B

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:41 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Adrian,

 

This was the only answer I could find when searching for how to remove placemarks or temporary placemarks.  Well, what I should say is that all the answers I found pretty much said this same thing.  But, when I placed a temporary placemark in a DOCX file, and tried to have Jaws report it's ASCII code or whatever it's called I couldn't get one.


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:18 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Mike,

 

Like you, I’m confused by Vaughn’s question. I’m not sure he’s using Word. If he is, you’re right that only one placemarker can be set, and it’s temporary. Set another placemarker, and the previous one is automatically removed. At any rate, that’s true through Outlook 2016.

 

As you know, it is possible to set more than one placemarker on webpages. I wonder if Vaughn is using some sort of semi-webpage text program.

 

Finally, to avoid confusion, the markers cited in the “featured snippet” are for revealing paragraph markers, an unrelated issue that came up on this list recently.

 

Vaughn, if you’ve solved the problem, great. Otherwise, please post the name and version of the program you’re using. Knowing Mike, he’ll either have the answer or find it for you.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 11:17 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Vaughn,

 

I don't know if my answer is going to help you much but, here goes.  When you create a temporary placemark in a Word doc that's exactly what you're doing but, when you make a second placemark you're not making a second placemark, you're only moving the original placemark since only 1 placemark can be used at a time in a Word doc, from what I understand.

 

Knowing what version of Word you're running would be helpful along with which operating system, but since we're working ginerically the answer will be gineric as well.  Here you go:

Featured snippet from the web
Word - Remove all table of authority markers
list of 5 items
1. Click the Show/Hide Paragraph Markers tool on the Home tab to show the
Paragraph markers. (The rest of the directions will not work if this step is
not taken)
2. Press Ctrl+H to display the Find and Replace dialog box.
3. In the Find What box, enter ^19 TA.
4. Make sure that nothing is in the Replace With box.
5. Click Replace All.
list end
 


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Friday, January 29, 2021 2:41 PM

Subject: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hello, listers,

 

I am doing a great deal of research for my final semester in graduate school. As a result I am marking spots in lengthy texts with CTL+Windows+K and finding them with ALT+Windows+K. How do I remove these markings?

 

Thank you,

 

Vaughn


moderated calendar short cuts and jaws

tina sohl
 

Hi. I was using google calendar this morning and noticed the option
for short cut keyboard commands, so I went through them, only to find
they don't seem to work with jaws. Are they not meant for jaws or am i
missing another key to press before the short cut key? I have an HP
laptop, in case I need to use the function, key, but thought I'd ask.
Thanks,
Tina


moderated Re: Question about keeping email in another folder before deleting inbox

Jasmine Kotsay
 

Hi,
Actually, my issue was resolved. Thank you!

On Feb 1, 2021, at 6:40 AM, Marie <scribbles.mn@...> wrote:



We would need to know what program you are using for email to give you a definite answer. However, with most or all email clients, you can move emails to a different folder for safe keeping. It would also be helpful to know what folders you have.

Marie

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Jasmine Kotsay
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 7:08 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Question about keeping email in another folder before deleting inbox

 

Hi,
I was wondering if anyone knows how I can keep emails I don't want to delete in another folder so that I can delete emails in my inbox? I know this isn't necessarily JAWS related, but wasn't sure who to ask.

Sincerely,
Jasmine


moderated Re: MP3gain installation

 

I have always sourced the installer for MP3Gain from Sourceforge.  That's where the developer continues to host it, and I've never had an issue with the loathsome practice of bundling potentially unwanted programs with this one.
--

Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 20H2, Build 19042  

One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

           ~ André Gide


moderated Re: Using Pandora with JAWS

Charles Krugman
 

There is a script that has been around for a while. I use it and am very
satisfied with it. There is a nominal fee for purchase but you can try it
first. Check out q-continuum.net.
Chuck

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Roger Crome
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 2:38 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Using Pandora with JAWS

Hello everyone,

I am helping a person to learn to use JAWS. She would like to use Pandora
to listen to music. She is running JAWS 2021 with Windows 10. We
downloaded the Pandora App and it appears somewhat usable but has limited
ease of access to the controls. I am wondering if there is a list of usable
hotkeys for this app, or if there may be a script that I can acquire that
will help her make this more usable?

Thanks much for any assistance that you can provide.
Roger







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moderated Re: Question about keeping email in another folder before deleting inbox

 

You simply create folders for your emails and move them from your Inbox into these folders. If you do this efficiently your Inbox will always be extremely organized if not completely empty.

I, for example, have a folder called "Buying and Selling" and in that folder I have sub folders for any store or website where I may buy stuff like Amazon, Best Buy etc. With Amazon I go even a step further and I make subfolders for each year, e.g. 2019, 2020, 2021 and I move any order confirmation emails I receive after an order into these folders. I furthermore have a folder called Financial and Insurance where I have sub folders for my bank, credit card companies, insurance company etc. and any emails from these organisations go into the appropriate folders. I then have a folder called Family and Friends with sub folders for different people, I have one called Technology with sub folders for technical information for the devices I own, e.g. Apple, Sonos, Lg etc. For my business I have similar folders including one called Suppliers which has hundreds of sub folders and other sub folders in it. I use Outlook so if I have an email I want to keep I just press Control + Shift + V which is the shortcut to move a message, this bring up my folder tree, I type, fo r example, "Sup" to go to my supplier folder or "Fin" to go to my financial folder, then expand it with the right arrow, use first letter navigation to find the sub folder I want, if it has further sub folders like years I again expand it, once I am on the folder where I want the email to go I press enter and it is moved out of the Inbox and into that folder.

 

Best regards,

Sieghard

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Jasmine Kotsay
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 7:08 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Question about keeping email in another folder before deleting inbox

 

Hi,
I was wondering if anyone knows how I can keep emails I don't want to delete in another folder so that I can delete emails in my inbox? I know this isn't necessarily JAWS related, but wasn't sure who to ask.

Sincerely,
Jasmine


moderated Re: Question about keeping email in another folder before deleting inbox

Marie
 

We would need to know what program you are using for email to give you a definite answer. However, with most or all email clients, you can move emails to a different folder for safe keeping. It would also be helpful to know what folders you have.

Marie

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Jasmine Kotsay
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 7:08 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Question about keeping email in another folder before deleting inbox

 

Hi,
I was wondering if anyone knows how I can keep emails I don't want to delete in another folder so that I can delete emails in my inbox? I know this isn't necessarily JAWS related, but wasn't sure who to ask.

Sincerely,
Jasmine


moderated Re: MP3gain installation

David Griffith
 

 

MP3Gain GUI Version 1.03.0004 is working fine here.

What version are you trying to install?

David G.

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

 

From: Audiobookfan
Sent: 01 February 2021 08:52
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: MP3gain installation

 

I'm wanting to install mp3gain on my Windows 10 computer and I'm

wondering if there are any issues/risks or gotchas that I should know

about. I launched the installer and got a dialog that indicated that

some necessary files might be missing or out of date. It did give me the

option to install anyway. I'm thinking that I read something in the past

about updating these files might mess up Jaws functionality, but I'm not

sure about that. Can anyone confirm or deny this issue? Should I grab

the full version of mp3gain or just go ahead and install the standard

version? Will the standard version work with the files that come with

Windows 10?

 

Do I need to be cautious of the download from SourceForge? I also am

concerned that some installers might be bundled with bloatware. Is this

a concern I need to worry about? If so, can anyone point me to a clean

version of mp3gain?

 

Is there anything else I should be aware of before installing mp3gain?

 

Thanks,

Jeff

 

 

 

 

 


moderated MP3gain installation

Audiobookfan
 

I'm wanting to install mp3gain on my Windows 10 computer and I'm wondering if there are any issues/risks or gotchas that I should know about. I launched the installer and got a dialog that indicated that some necessary files might be missing or out of date. It did give me the option to install anyway. I'm thinking that I read something in the past about updating these files might mess up Jaws functionality, but I'm not sure about that. Can anyone confirm or deny this issue? Should I grab the full version of mp3gain or just go ahead and install the standard version? Will the standard version work with the files that come with Windows 10?

Do I need to be cautious of the download from SourceForge? I also am concerned that some installers might be bundled with bloatware. Is this a concern I need to worry about? If so, can anyone point me to a clean version of mp3gain?

Is there anything else I should be aware of before installing mp3gain?

Thanks,
Jeff


moderated Using Pandora with JAWS

Roger Crome
 

Hello everyone,

I am helping a person to learn to use JAWS. She would like to use Pandora to listen to music. She is running JAWS 2021 with Windows 10. We downloaded the Pandora App and it appears somewhat usable but has limited ease of access to the controls. I am wondering if there is a list of usable hotkeys for this app, or if there may be a script that I can acquire that will help her make this more usable?

Thanks much for any assistance that you can provide.
Roger


moderated List Rules - Mon, 02/01/2021 #cal-notice

main@jfw.groups.io Calendar <noreply@...>
 

List Rules

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moderated Question about keeping email in another folder before deleting inbox

Jasmine Kotsay
 

Hi,
I was wondering if anyone knows how I can keep emails I don't want to delete in another folder so that I can delete emails in my inbox? I know this isn't necessarily JAWS related, but wasn't sure who to ask.

Sincerely,
Jasmine


moderated Re: Removing Marks in Word

Mike B
 

Van, you're very welcome!
Mike.

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 3:54 PM
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

Mark, this is fantastic! Really, thank you!

Vaughn

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:49 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Here's mor info that might be helpful from a few years ago:.  This was an answer I provided to a similar question on a different tech list

 

8/08/16  
Here you go:
 
PlaceMarkers

 

A PlaceMarker is a bookmark that you can easily add to a Web page, HTML, PDF,  or Word document, or form to mark a location. This is useful when you want
to  return to commonly used areas on a Web page, important sections or paragraphs of  an HTML document, or specific parts, such as required fields, of
a complicated  form. PlaceMarkers can be defined as temporary or permanent and can be anchored  to text, elements of the current Web page, or to a Web
site's domain. Multiple  PlaceMarkers can be added to HTML or PDF documents, while only one can be added  to a Word document.

 

The following describes how to add, rename, or delete PlaceMarkers. If you  are not familiar with PlaceMarkers and need more information, refer to
Important PlaceMarker Concepts.
For additional  PlaceMarker operation, refer to
Advanced PlaceMarker Usage.
For general information  about using PlaceMarkers in a Word document, refer to
Marking and Returning to a PlaceMarker in Word.

 

Adding a Temporary PlaceMarker

 

To quickly add a temporary PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 3 items
1. Open a Web page, other HTML document, or Word document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. A temporary PlaceMarker now    appears on the page.

 

You can always jump to it using any of the    following
Navigation Quick Keys:
K, SHIFT+K, SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0, or CTRL+SHIFT+K. (The last keystroke opens the PlaceMarker List.    Select Temporary from the list, and
then choose the Move To button.)
list end

 

Selecting Between the Temporary PlaceMarker and the Cursor Position

 

To select text between a temporary PlaceMarker and your current position in a  Web page, HTML document, or Word document, do the following:

 

list of 2 items
1. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+k to set a temporary PlaceMarker.
2. Navigate to another location on the Web page or document, then press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M. All text between the temporary    PlaceMarker and your current
cursor position is selected and ready to be    copied to the Clipboard.
list end

 

This method is often easier than using the SHIFT Key in  conjunction with the ARROW keys when attempting to select large  blocks of text.

 

Adding Permanent PlaceMarkers to Web Pages or HTML Documents

 

To add a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 6 items
1. Open a Web page or other HTML document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K and then ENTER.
The Add PlaceMarker dialog box opens with focus in the Name edit field. It    contains text that appears at the cursor location. If you want to change
the    PlaceMarker name, type a new name in this field; otherwise, press TAB to move to the next control.
4. The Define for All Pages on Current Domain check box is cleared by    default, which allows the PlaceMarker to be anchored only to the current Web
  page or HTML document. If you want to use this PlaceMarker so that it is    anchored to all pages within the current domain instead, press SPACEBAR to
select the check box. Press TAB to move to the next control.
5. The Anchor to Text check box is cleared by default. Select this check box    if you want to link the PlaceMarker with specific text, such as a heading,
   that appears on the page. This can be useful on frequently updated Web pages    where text and elements tend to drift from their original position.
When    selected, the next control, Anchor Text edit field, automatically populates    using the original text in the Name edit field. This guarantees
that the    PlaceMarker will always be associated with this text on the Web page.
6. Press TAB to navigate to the OK button and press SPACEBAR to close the dialog box and save the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Renaming PlaceMarkers

 

To change the name of a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 5 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to rename.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of PlaceMarkers on    this page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select the PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Change Name button or press ALT+C.
5. Enter a new name for the PlaceMarker and then press SPACEBAR on the OK button.
list end

 

Removing PlaceMarkers

 

To remove one or more PlaceMarkers, do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to delete.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of all PlaceMarkers    on the current page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select a PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Remove button or press ALT+R to delete the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Tip: If you want to delete all PlaceMarkers  for this page, press SPACEBAR on the Remove All button or press ALT+L.

 

Important PlaceMarker Concepts

 

The following sections, PlaceMarker Keystrokes, Temporary versus Permanent  PlaceMarkers, and URL versus Domain PlaceMarkers, are key to understanding
 PlaceMarkers with JAWS.

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Web Pages, HTML Documents, or Forms
list of 8 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to insert a temporary    PlaceMarker.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text between the    temporary PlaceMarker and your current cursor position.
• Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog    box to add a new PlaceMarker, rename or change existing PlaceMarker    parameters, jump to
PlaceMarkers, or delete PlaceMarkers.
• Press K to jump to the next PlaceMarker.
• Press SHIFT+K to jump to the previous PlaceMarker.
• Press number row keys 7 through 0 to    hear the content of PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0 to jump to PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to speak all of the PlaceMarkers    on a Web page or in an HTML document.
list end

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Word Documents
list of 3 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to set a PlaceMarker at the    current cursor position. Only one PlaceMarker can be set per Word document.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to return to the marker in a Word    document.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text or items from the    marker to the current cursor position.
list end

 

Temporary Versus Permanent PlaceMarkers

 

You can add a temporary PlaceMarker anywhere on a Web page by pressing CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. This lets you easily mark a spot that you  can return to later
by pressing K. Only one temporary  PlaceMarker may be set per Web page. If you later decide to move the temporary  PlaceMarker to a different place on
the Web page, just move the Virtual Cursor  to that new location and press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K again.

 

If you want to make the temporary PlaceMarker permanent, press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog box and add it  to the list, which lets
you keep and maintain multiple PlaceMarkers on the Web  page, HTML document, or form. The last location where you set a temporary  PlaceMarker is saved
until you move it again, or remove the PlaceMarker from the  PlaceMarkers List dialog. You can browse to other Web pages, exit JAWS, even  restart your
computer, and your temporary and permanent PlaceMarkers are  preserved.

 

URL Versus Domain PlaceMarkers

 

JAWS lets you assign PlaceMarkers to either the current Web address (the URL  displayed in the Address bar) or domain (the overall Web site name). The
URL  (uniform resource locator) is the Web address displayed in the address bar. You  can only use PlaceMarkers assigned to the current URL when you are
visiting that  page.

 

Individual Web pages are contained within a domain. The domain's name is  usually the first portion of the page's Web address and ends with .com, .net,
 .org, .gov, .edu, or similar suffix. When you add a domain PlaceMarker to a Web  page, you can use that PlaceMarker on any page within the current domain.
Since  many sites use a consistent design for all of their pages, the placement of  links, graphics, buttons, and form fields is often similar. If this
is the case,  you can use a single domain PlaceMarker to navigate many other pages on the  site.

 

For example, if a Web site has a Search box located at the top of each page,  you can put a domain PlaceMarker there named "Search." You can then use this
 PlaceMarker to move to the Search box on any page in the domain, regardless of  the URL.

 

Advanced PlaceMarker Usage

 

The following describes other ways to customize and display PlaceMarkers.

 

Sharing PlaceMarkers

 

You can use Settings Packager to share your PlaceMarkers for a Web site with  other JAWS users. Settings Packager is a program that lets you save speech
and  sound schemes, PlaceMarkers, and personalized Web settings in a compressed .zip  file that you can send in an e-mail message, post on a Web site,
or copy to  removable storage media. You can also use Settings Packager to import the  settings contained in these .zip files into JAWS. To start Settings
Packager,  press INSERT+F2, select "Settings Packager," and press ENTER. For more information on using this program, open the  Settings Packager Help menu
and choose Help Topics.

 

To share your PlaceMarkers with other JAWS users without using Settings  Packager:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open your JAWS user settings folder from the Start Menu, All Programs,    JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS, Explore My    Settings.

 

2. Move to the PlaceMarkers folder and press ENTER.
3. PlaceMarker information is stored in .PMI files. Locate the .PMI file with    the same name as the page containing the PlaceMarkers you want to share.

 

4. Copy this file and distribute it to other users. These users then need to    copy the .PMI file on their PlaceMarkers folder by going to the Start Menu,
   All Programs, JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS,    Explore My Settings and open the PlaceMarkers folder. The users can now
   navigate that HTML page with your PlaceMarkers.
list end

 

Custom Page Summary

 

When you open an HTML page, the Custom Page Summary feature automatically  lists each PlaceMarker on the page and its associated text. This lets you  quickly
review the text located near your PlaceMarkers so you can hear any  changes or updates to those areas of the page. To enable or disable this  feature,
do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open Settings Center (INSERT+F2) or Quick Settings    (INSERT+V).
2. In the Search edit box, type "PlaceMarker" without the quotes.
3. Press DOWN ARROW to move to Custom PlaceMarker Page    Summary in the filtered results of the tree view. (Note that for Web browsers,    this option
appears in both the Virtual Cursor Options group and the    Personalized Web Settings group.)
4. Press SPACEBAR to toggle through the following settings.
list end
list of 3 items
• Select "Speak PlaceMarkers on Page Load" to have JAWS read the name of    each PlaceMarker on the current page as well as the text that appears near
the    PlaceMarker's location.
• Select "List PlaceMarkers in Results Viewer on Page Load" to have JAWS    display the PlaceMarker information for the page in the Results Viewer. The
   Results Viewer provides a link with the name of the PlaceMarker and the text    that appears near the PlaceMarker's location on the page. You can use
the ARROW keys to move to a link and then press ENTER to move to that PlaceMarker.
• Select "Do Nothing" to have JAWS provide a custom page summary.
list end

 

See also:

 

PlaceMarkers in Word

 

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----- Original Message -----

From: Mike B

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:41 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Adrian,

 

This was the only answer I could find when searching for how to remove placemarks or temporary placemarks.  Well, what I should say is that all the answers I found pretty much said this same thing.  But, when I placed a temporary placemark in a DOCX file, and tried to have Jaws report it's ASCII code or whatever it's called I couldn't get one.


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:18 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Mike,

 

Like you, I’m confused by Vaughn’s question. I’m not sure he’s using Word. If he is, you’re right that only one placemarker can be set, and it’s temporary. Set another placemarker, and the previous one is automatically removed. At any rate, that’s true through Outlook 2016.

 

As you know, it is possible to set more than one placemarker on webpages. I wonder if Vaughn is using some sort of semi-webpage text program.

 

Finally, to avoid confusion, the markers cited in the “featured snippet” are for revealing paragraph markers, an unrelated issue that came up on this list recently.

 

Vaughn, if you’ve solved the problem, great. Otherwise, please post the name and version of the program you’re using. Knowing Mike, he’ll either have the answer or find it for you.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 11:17 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Vaughn,

 

I don't know if my answer is going to help you much but, here goes.  When you create a temporary placemark in a Word doc that's exactly what you're doing but, when you make a second placemark you're not making a second placemark, you're only moving the original placemark since only 1 placemark can be used at a time in a Word doc, from what I understand.

 

Knowing what version of Word you're running would be helpful along with which operating system, but since we're working ginerically the answer will be gineric as well.  Here you go:

Featured snippet from the web
Word - Remove all table of authority markers
list of 5 items
1. Click the Show/Hide Paragraph Markers tool on the Home tab to show the
Paragraph markers. (The rest of the directions will not work if this step is
not taken)
2. Press Ctrl+H to display the Find and Replace dialog box.
3. In the Find What box, enter ^19 TA.
4. Make sure that nothing is in the Replace With box.
5. Click Replace All.
list end
 


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

From: Vaughn Brown

Sent: Friday, January 29, 2021 2:41 PM

Subject: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hello, listers,

 

I am doing a great deal of research for my final semester in graduate school. As a result I am marking spots in lengthy texts with CTL+Windows+K and finding them with ALT+Windows+K. How do I remove these markings?

 

Thank you,

 

Vaughn


moderated Re: Removing Marks in Word

Vaughn Brown
 

Mark, this is fantastic! Really, thank you!

Vaughn

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:49 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Here's mor info that might be helpful from a few years ago:.  This was an answer I provided to a similar question on a different tech list

 

8/08/16  
Here you go:
 
PlaceMarkers

 

A PlaceMarker is a bookmark that you can easily add to a Web page, HTML, PDF,  or Word document, or form to mark a location. This is useful when you want
to  return to commonly used areas on a Web page, important sections or paragraphs of  an HTML document, or specific parts, such as required fields, of
a complicated  form. PlaceMarkers can be defined as temporary or permanent and can be anchored  to text, elements of the current Web page, or to a Web
site's domain. Multiple  PlaceMarkers can be added to HTML or PDF documents, while only one can be added  to a Word document.

 

The following describes how to add, rename, or delete PlaceMarkers. If you  are not familiar with PlaceMarkers and need more information, refer to
Important PlaceMarker Concepts.
For additional  PlaceMarker operation, refer to
Advanced PlaceMarker Usage.
For general information  about using PlaceMarkers in a Word document, refer to
Marking and Returning to a PlaceMarker in Word.

 

Adding a Temporary PlaceMarker

 

To quickly add a temporary PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 3 items
1. Open a Web page, other HTML document, or Word document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. A temporary PlaceMarker now    appears on the page.

 

You can always jump to it using any of the    following
Navigation Quick Keys:
K, SHIFT+K, SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0, or CTRL+SHIFT+K. (The last keystroke opens the PlaceMarker List.    Select Temporary from the list, and
then choose the Move To button.)
list end

 

Selecting Between the Temporary PlaceMarker and the Cursor Position

 

To select text between a temporary PlaceMarker and your current position in a  Web page, HTML document, or Word document, do the following:

 

list of 2 items
1. Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+k to set a temporary PlaceMarker.
2. Navigate to another location on the Web page or document, then press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M. All text between the temporary    PlaceMarker and your current
cursor position is selected and ready to be    copied to the Clipboard.
list end

 

This method is often easier than using the SHIFT Key in  conjunction with the ARROW keys when attempting to select large  blocks of text.

 

Adding Permanent PlaceMarkers to Web Pages or HTML Documents

 

To add a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 6 items
1. Open a Web page or other HTML document.
2. Move the virtual cursor to the location on the page where you want to put    the PlaceMarker.
3. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K and then ENTER.
The Add PlaceMarker dialog box opens with focus in the Name edit field. It    contains text that appears at the cursor location. If you want to change
the    PlaceMarker name, type a new name in this field; otherwise, press TAB to move to the next control.
4. The Define for All Pages on Current Domain check box is cleared by    default, which allows the PlaceMarker to be anchored only to the current Web
  page or HTML document. If you want to use this PlaceMarker so that it is    anchored to all pages within the current domain instead, press SPACEBAR to
select the check box. Press TAB to move to the next control.
5. The Anchor to Text check box is cleared by default. Select this check box    if you want to link the PlaceMarker with specific text, such as a heading,
   that appears on the page. This can be useful on frequently updated Web pages    where text and elements tend to drift from their original position.
When    selected, the next control, Anchor Text edit field, automatically populates    using the original text in the Name edit field. This guarantees
that the    PlaceMarker will always be associated with this text on the Web page.
6. Press TAB to navigate to the OK button and press SPACEBAR to close the dialog box and save the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Renaming PlaceMarkers

 

To change the name of a PlaceMarker, do the following:

 

list of 5 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to rename.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of PlaceMarkers on    this page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select the PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Change Name button or press ALT+C.
5. Enter a new name for the PlaceMarker and then press SPACEBAR on the OK button.
list end

 

Removing PlaceMarkers

 

To remove one or more PlaceMarkers, do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open the page containing the PlaceMarker you want to delete.
2. Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to display a list of all PlaceMarkers    on the current page.
3. Use the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW keys to    select a PlaceMarker.
4. Press SPACEBAR on the Remove button or press ALT+R to delete the PlaceMarker.
list end

 

Tip: If you want to delete all PlaceMarkers  for this page, press SPACEBAR on the Remove All button or press ALT+L.

 

Important PlaceMarker Concepts

 

The following sections, PlaceMarker Keystrokes, Temporary versus Permanent  PlaceMarkers, and URL versus Domain PlaceMarkers, are key to understanding
 PlaceMarkers with JAWS.

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Web Pages, HTML Documents, or Forms
list of 8 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to insert a temporary    PlaceMarker.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text between the    temporary PlaceMarker and your current cursor position.
• Press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog    box to add a new PlaceMarker, rename or change existing PlaceMarker    parameters, jump to
PlaceMarkers, or delete PlaceMarkers.
• Press K to jump to the next PlaceMarker.
• Press SHIFT+K to jump to the previous PlaceMarker.
• Press number row keys 7 through 0 to    hear the content of PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press SHIFT+ number row keys 7 through 0 to jump to PlaceMarkers 1 through 4.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to speak all of the PlaceMarkers    on a Web page or in an HTML document.
list end

 

PlaceMarker Keystrokes for Word Documents
list of 3 items
• Press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K to set a PlaceMarker at the    current cursor position. Only one PlaceMarker can be set per Word document.
• Press ALT+WINDOWS Key+K to return to the marker in a Word    document.
• Press INSERT+SPACEBAR, M to select text or items from the    marker to the current cursor position.
list end

 

Temporary Versus Permanent PlaceMarkers

 

You can add a temporary PlaceMarker anywhere on a Web page by pressing CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K. This lets you easily mark a spot that you  can return to later
by pressing K. Only one temporary  PlaceMarker may be set per Web page. If you later decide to move the temporary  PlaceMarker to a different place on
the Web page, just move the Virtual Cursor  to that new location and press CTRL+WINDOWS Key+K again.

 

If you want to make the temporary PlaceMarker permanent, press CTRL+SHIFT+K to open the PlaceMarker List dialog box and add it  to the list, which lets
you keep and maintain multiple PlaceMarkers on the Web  page, HTML document, or form. The last location where you set a temporary  PlaceMarker is saved
until you move it again, or remove the PlaceMarker from the  PlaceMarkers List dialog. You can browse to other Web pages, exit JAWS, even  restart your
computer, and your temporary and permanent PlaceMarkers are  preserved.

 

URL Versus Domain PlaceMarkers

 

JAWS lets you assign PlaceMarkers to either the current Web address (the URL  displayed in the Address bar) or domain (the overall Web site name). The
URL  (uniform resource locator) is the Web address displayed in the address bar. You  can only use PlaceMarkers assigned to the current URL when you are
visiting that  page.

 

Individual Web pages are contained within a domain. The domain's name is  usually the first portion of the page's Web address and ends with .com, .net,
 .org, .gov, .edu, or similar suffix. When you add a domain PlaceMarker to a Web  page, you can use that PlaceMarker on any page within the current domain.
Since  many sites use a consistent design for all of their pages, the placement of  links, graphics, buttons, and form fields is often similar. If this
is the case,  you can use a single domain PlaceMarker to navigate many other pages on the  site.

 

For example, if a Web site has a Search box located at the top of each page,  you can put a domain PlaceMarker there named "Search." You can then use this
 PlaceMarker to move to the Search box on any page in the domain, regardless of  the URL.

 

Advanced PlaceMarker Usage

 

The following describes other ways to customize and display PlaceMarkers.

 

Sharing PlaceMarkers

 

You can use Settings Packager to share your PlaceMarkers for a Web site with  other JAWS users. Settings Packager is a program that lets you save speech
and  sound schemes, PlaceMarkers, and personalized Web settings in a compressed .zip  file that you can send in an e-mail message, post on a Web site,
or copy to  removable storage media. You can also use Settings Packager to import the  settings contained in these .zip files into JAWS. To start Settings
Packager,  press INSERT+F2, select "Settings Packager," and press ENTER. For more information on using this program, open the  Settings Packager Help menu
and choose Help Topics.

 

To share your PlaceMarkers with other JAWS users without using Settings  Packager:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open your JAWS user settings folder from the Start Menu, All Programs,    JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS, Explore My    Settings.

 

2. Move to the PlaceMarkers folder and press ENTER.
3. PlaceMarker information is stored in .PMI files. Locate the .PMI file with    the same name as the page containing the PlaceMarkers you want to share.

 

4. Copy this file and distribute it to other users. These users then need to    copy the .PMI file on their PlaceMarkers folder by going to the Start Menu,
   All Programs, JAWS X (where X is the JAWS version number), Explore JAWS,    Explore My Settings and open the PlaceMarkers folder. The users can now
   navigate that HTML page with your PlaceMarkers.
list end

 

Custom Page Summary

 

When you open an HTML page, the Custom Page Summary feature automatically  lists each PlaceMarker on the page and its associated text. This lets you  quickly
review the text located near your PlaceMarkers so you can hear any  changes or updates to those areas of the page. To enable or disable this  feature,
do the following:

 

list of 4 items
1. Open Settings Center (INSERT+F2) or Quick Settings    (INSERT+V).
2. In the Search edit box, type "PlaceMarker" without the quotes.
3. Press DOWN ARROW to move to Custom PlaceMarker Page    Summary in the filtered results of the tree view. (Note that for Web browsers,    this option
appears in both the Virtual Cursor Options group and the    Personalized Web Settings group.)
4. Press SPACEBAR to toggle through the following settings.
list end
list of 3 items
• Select "Speak PlaceMarkers on Page Load" to have JAWS read the name of    each PlaceMarker on the current page as well as the text that appears near
the    PlaceMarker's location.
• Select "List PlaceMarkers in Results Viewer on Page Load" to have JAWS    display the PlaceMarker information for the page in the Results Viewer. The
   Results Viewer provides a link with the name of the PlaceMarker and the text    that appears near the PlaceMarker's location on the page. You can use
the ARROW keys to move to a link and then press ENTER to move to that PlaceMarker.
• Select "Do Nothing" to have JAWS provide a custom page summary.
list end

 

See also:

 

PlaceMarkers in Word

 

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Take care.
Mike
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----- Original Message -----

From: Mike B

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:41 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Adrian,

 

This was the only answer I could find when searching for how to remove placemarks or temporary placemarks.  Well, what I should say is that all the answers I found pretty much said this same thing.  But, when I placed a temporary placemark in a DOCX file, and tried to have Jaws report it's ASCII code or whatever it's called I couldn't get one.


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 9:18 PM

Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Mike,

 

Like you, I’m confused by Vaughn’s question. I’m not sure he’s using Word. If he is, you’re right that only one placemarker can be set, and it’s temporary. Set another placemarker, and the previous one is automatically removed. At any rate, that’s true through Outlook 2016.

 

As you know, it is possible to set more than one placemarker on webpages. I wonder if Vaughn is using some sort of semi-webpage text program.

 

Finally, to avoid confusion, the markers cited in the “featured snippet” are for revealing paragraph markers, an unrelated issue that came up on this list recently.

 

Vaughn, if you’ve solved the problem, great. Otherwise, please post the name and version of the program you’re using. Knowing Mike, he’ll either have the answer or find it for you.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B
Sent: Saturday, January 30, 2021 11:17 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hi Vaughn,

 

I don't know if my answer is going to help you much but, here goes.  When you create a temporary placemark in a Word doc that's exactly what you're doing but, when you make a second placemark you're not making a second placemark, you're only moving the original placemark since only 1 placemark can be used at a time in a Word doc, from what I understand.

 

Knowing what version of Word you're running would be helpful along with which operating system, but since we're working ginerically the answer will be gineric as well.  Here you go:

Featured snippet from the web
Word - Remove all table of authority markers
list of 5 items
1. Click the Show/Hide Paragraph Markers tool on the Home tab to show the
Paragraph markers. (The rest of the directions will not work if this step is
not taken)
2. Press Ctrl+H to display the Find and Replace dialog box.
3. In the Find What box, enter ^19 TA.
4. Make sure that nothing is in the Replace With box.
5. Click Replace All.
list end
 


Stay safe and take care.  Mike.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Friday, January 29, 2021 2:41 PM

Subject: Removing Marks in Word

 

Hello, listers,

 

I am doing a great deal of research for my final semester in graduate school. As a result I am marking spots in lengthy texts with CTL+Windows+K and finding them with ALT+Windows+K. How do I remove these markings?

 

Thank you,

 

Vaughn


moderated Re: Facebook question

Madison Martin
 

How do I do that?

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Joseph Hudson
Sent: January 30, 2021 12:48 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Facebook question

Hi Madison, you got a change the new email address to your primary address. And
then you can remove the old one.
joseph hudson

Email FaceTime and iMessage
jhud7789@twc.com


Office phone/what's up messenger

254-300-7667

Emergency sell

254-813-2461

https://www.facebook.com/joseph.hudson.9404

https://twitter.com/josephhudson89

On Jan 29, 2021, at 11:44 AM, Madison Martin <madisonmartin463@gmail.com>
wrote:

Hi all,
I was able to add this email address to my profile on Facebook, but
notifications are still going to my old email. How do I change it so
that they get sent to this address? I saw that there's a link to
remove this address from my profile, but there didn't seem to be one
to remove my old email address. I'm using mbasic.facebook.com, the
latest Edge, the latest Jaws 2021, and Windows 10 version 2004. Thanks
Madison







moderated Re: Jaws scripts for QuickBooks

Don Risavy, Jr.
 

This isn't for me as it's for one of the students that we work with at the
FL Rehab Center for the Blind that is trying to use QuickBooks. So will pass
this info along to the instructor that is trying to work with the student
with jaws.
Thanks.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel
Sent: January 30, 2021 11:27 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Jaws scripts for QuickBooks

I guess this is one of the situations where you get what you pay for. I use
QuickBooks Online which is very accessible, but then it's a subscription
based service so you have to decide if you want to pay hundreds for the
scripts and it's not like the desktop version of QuickBooks is free or if
you want to just pay a bit each month. Are you using it personally or for
business? Not sure how much a personal/self-emploed type of subscription is,
I pay I think $35 a month here in Canada and that is after a fairly
significant discount I get as a member of the Canadian Federation for
Independent Business, but I have two incorporated companies I have to do
bookkeeping for, one is just a holding company which owns my building and it
has a very low volume of items, the other is my retail business with undreds
of transactions a month.. I don't use it for Payroll since I use a payroll
service for that.

Best regards,
Sieghard

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Don Risavy, Jr.
Sent: Friday, January 29, 2021 1:57 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Jaws scripts for QuickBooks

Yes know about them already; but, was trying to find something more
affordable or even free smile.
Thanks.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of John Covici
Sent: January 29, 2021 4:49 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Jaws scripts for QuickBooks

For the desktop version there is one from myblindspot.com .

On Fri, 29 Jan 2021 13:06:36 -0500,
Don Risavy, Jr. wrote:

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Does anyone know of if there are any scripts out there that are
available for jaws and QuickBooks?

Thanks.

Don












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