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Re: How to communicate with the list moderator...

Armando Vias <armando.l.vias@...>
 

jfw+owner@groups.io
Sorry for the miss spelling.

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Re: How to communicate with the list moderator...

Armando Vias <armando.l.vias@...>
 

I'm sorry. The email address to talk to the moderators is jfw+ownew@groups.io

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Re: How to communicate with the list moderator...

Armando Vias <armando.l.vias@...>
 

The email address for you to talk about the moderators is
jfw+owner@groups.io

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How to communicate with the list moderator...

HAMILTON
 

Hi:

There is an issue which I would like to discuss with the group's moderator.
Please provide the e-mail address to use when wishing to communicate with
only the moderator. Thanks.

Jim H


Re: getting rid of clutter

Kevin Wollenweber <dancingweed@...>
 

Mario:

Archiving sends a good portion of the emails that you currently have in your inbox to an ARCHIVED file or a separate file (which I am now told can be found at ANY MAIL), so your immediate inbox will not be so chock full of emails dating back to perhaps when you first bought your PC or laptop. It just minimizes the amount of emails that you keep in your inbox; does that sound right, folks?

Kevin

-----Original Message-----
From: Mario [mailto:mrb620@hotmail.com]
Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2015 9:30 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: getting rid of clutter

um... er... what is the purpose of archiving? I see it in Thunderbird but haven't used it because I don't know what it does.


On 12/9/2015 9:39 PM, Soronel Haetir wrote:
I never delete anything from gmail but do use the archive feature.
That way things don't show up on the main inbox page but I can still
refer to them later (admittedly a rare occurrence but it's nice for
those rare times I do want something).

To archive something just check the box on on the inbox page and then
the archive button.

If using the standard layout (rather than basic HTML which is what I
use) there is even a way to check every item on the page at once and
you can then archive them or whatever other action. But the standard
interface is something of a pain with jaws.

On 12/9/15, Ryan Coverdell <rmcover74@gmail.com> wrote:
Gmail works great with the Pac Mate Omni and my desktop Pc. But one
thing about it is that it stores message by conversation. That means
that for things like this list there might be a dozen or more messages
to sort through, and deleting them can be tedious. How can I delete an
entire conversation in my gmail account? Jaws 14 with windows 7 and or
pac mate bx series. I have some older messages from a couple of months
ago I have to tie up lose ends with, and in just the past week I
somehow got out of digest mode without my changing anything. I need to
get rid of as many conversations as I can in gmail as quickly as
possible. Thank you for your response. Could some one e-mail me off
list so I don't have to deal with sorting through conversations? Again
my question is, how do I delete conversations? Kind regards,
Ryan Coverdell




Re: getting rid of clutter

Carolyn Arnold <4carolyna@...>
 

I checked in Outlook - Alt F-T-A (advanced settings). For one thing, I
saw that there were four or five tabs to get to check or uncheck deleted
e-mails, but there is a tab for archives there. I'm not concerned with
any archives, so I don't know what it does, but I do know that it's
there.

Bye for now,

Carolyn

-----Original Message-----
From: Alice Dampman Humel [mailto:alicedh@verizon.net]
Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2015 11:48 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: getting rid of clutter

when you archive something in gmail, where does it go? in other words,
where do you go to re-read the things you've archived? I've done it on
the phone, but I have no idea where to find them.thanks.

On Dec 10, 2015, at 9:30 AM, Mario <mrb620@hotmail.com
<mailto:mrb620@hotmail.com> > wrote:


um... er... what is the purpose of archiving? I see it in
Thunderbird but haven't used it because I don't know what it does.


On 12/9/2015 9:39 PM, Soronel Haetir wrote:


I never delete anything from gmail but do use the archive
feature.
That way things don't show up on the main inbox page but
I can still
refer to them later (admittedly a rare occurrence but
it's nice for
those rare times I do want something).

To archive something just check the box on on the inbox
page and then
the archive button.

If using the standard layout (rather than basic HTML
which is what I
use) there is even a way to check every item on the page
at once and
you can then archive them or whatever other action. But
the standard
interface is something of a pain with jaws.

On 12/9/15, Ryan Coverdell <rmcover74@gmail.com
<mailto:rmcover74@gmail.com> > wrote:


Gmail works great with the Pac Mate Omni and my
desktop Pc. But one
thing about it is that it stores message by
conversation. That means
that for things like this list there might be a
dozen or more messages
to sort through, and deleting them can be
tedious. How can I delete an
entire conversation in my gmail account? Jaws 14
with windows 7 and or
pac mate bx series. I have some older messages
from a couple of months
ago I have to tie up lose ends with, and in just
the past week I
somehow got out of digest mode without my
changing anything. I need to
get rid of as many conversations as I can in
gmail as quickly as
possible. Thank you for your response. Could some
one e-mail me off
list so I don't have to deal with sorting through
conversations? Again
my question is, how do I delete conversations?
Kind regards,
Ryan Coverdell


Re: getting rid of clutter

Alice Dampman Humel <alicedh@...>
 

when you archive something in gmail, where does it go? in other words, where do you go to re-read the things you’ve archived? I’ve done it on the phone, but I have no idea where to find them…thanks. 

On Dec 10, 2015, at 9:30 AM, Mario <mrb620@...> wrote:

um... er... what is the purpose of archiving? I see it in Thunderbird but haven't used it because I don't know what it does.


On 12/9/2015 9:39 PM, Soronel Haetir wrote:
I never delete anything from gmail but do use the archive feature.
That way things don't show up on the main inbox page but I can still
refer to them later (admittedly a rare occurrence but it's nice for
those rare times I do want something).

To archive something just check the box on on the inbox page and then
the archive button.

If using the standard layout (rather than basic HTML which is what I
use) there is even a way to check every item on the page at once and
you can then archive them or whatever other action. But the standard
interface is something of a pain with jaws.

On 12/9/15, Ryan Coverdell <rmcover74@...> wrote:
Gmail works great with the Pac Mate Omni and my desktop Pc. But one
thing about it is that it stores message by conversation. That means
that for things like this list there might be a dozen or more messages
to sort through, and deleting them can be tedious. How can I delete an
entire conversation in my gmail account? Jaws 14 with windows 7 and or
pac mate bx series. I have some older messages from a couple of months
ago I have to tie up lose ends with, and in just the past week I
somehow got out of digest mode without my changing anything. I need to
get rid of as many conversations as I can in gmail as quickly as
possible. Thank you for your response. Could some one e-mail me off
list so I don't have to deal with sorting through conversations? Again
my question is, how do I delete conversations?      Kind regards,
Ryan Coverdell











Re: Hanging indents

Carolyn Arnold <4carolyna@...>
 

Where are the free office key strokes? Thanks.

Bye for now,

Carolyn

-----Original Message-----
From: Adekoya Rasak [mailto:rasakadekoya@gmail.com]
Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2015 7:23 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: Hanging indents

in Microsoft office 2003 to 2010, the keystroke is control+T.
meanwhile, if you need all the keystroke in office, kindly request. it is free.

On 10/12/2015, Adrian Spratt <Adrian@adrianspratt.com> wrote:
It looks like control-t is the hanging indent shortcut from Word 2003
through at least Word 2010. Control-shift-t undoes a hanging indent.

-----Original Message-----
From: Kimber Gardner [mailto:kimbersinbox1963@gmail.com]
Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2015 5:57 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: Hanging indents

What version of Word are you using?

On 12/10/15, Caitlin Best <bestca21@gmail.com> wrote:
Does anyone know how to do a hanging indent in Microsoft word?

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Re: Hanging indents

Carolyn Arnold <4carolyna@...>
 

The command used to be Control T. I don't know if that still works or
not.

Bye for now,

Carolyn

-----Original Message-----
From: Caitlin Best [mailto:bestca21@gmail.com]
Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2015 3:12 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Hanging indents

Does anyone know how to do a hanging indent in Microsoft word?

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Re: getting rid of clutter

Carolyn Arnold <4carolyna@...>
 

Kevin, I have Outlook set to delete when I exit. It gives me the choice, so I do not do it every time that I exit. I usually wait until the end of the day, and it will clean everything out, zap, in one whack. That setting might do what you need.

Bye for now,

Carolyn

-----Original Message-----
From: Kevin Wollenweber [mailto:dancingweed@optonline.net]
Sent: Wednesday, December 9, 2015 11:12 PM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: getting rid of clutter

It is nice to be able to archive older emails instead of having to keep up with it all and delete what is necessary, but where do you find the archived items should you want to refer to something way, way back? I tried looking in the obvious place, the ARCHIVE folder, but they aren't there! It is as if you deleted them instead of archiving. Are the items automatically deleted at a certain point? After all, I've also been told that too much archiving slows down your computer.

Kevin

-----Original Message-----
From: Soronel Haetir [mailto:soronel.haetir@gmail.com]
Sent: Wednesday, December 09, 2015 9:39 PM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: getting rid of clutter

I never delete anything from gmail but do use the archive feature.
That way things don't show up on the main inbox page but I can still refer to them later (admittedly a rare occurrence but it's nice for those rare times I do want something).

To archive something just check the box on on the inbox page and then the archive button.

If using the standard layout (rather than basic HTML which is what I
use) there is even a way to check every item on the page at once and you can then archive them or whatever other action. But the standard interface is something of a pain with jaws.

On 12/9/15, Ryan Coverdell <rmcover74@gmail.com> wrote:
Gmail works great with the Pac Mate Omni and my desktop Pc. But one
thing about it is that it stores message by conversation. That means
that for things like this list there might be a dozen or more messages
to sort through, and deleting them can be tedious. How can I delete an
entire conversation in my gmail account? Jaws 14 with windows 7 and or
pac mate bx series. I have some older messages from a couple of months
ago I have to tie up lose ends with, and in just the past week I
somehow got out of digest mode without my changing anything. I need to
get rid of as many conversations as I can in gmail as quickly as
possible. Thank you for your response. Could some one e-mail me off
list so I don't have to deal with sorting through conversations? Again
my question is, how do I delete conversations? Kind regards,
Ryan Coverdell




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Re: getting rid of clutter

Mario
 

um... er... what is the purpose of archiving? I see it in Thunderbird but haven't used it because I don't know what it does.

On 12/9/2015 9:39 PM, Soronel Haetir wrote:
I never delete anything from gmail but do use the archive feature.
That way things don't show up on the main inbox page but I can still
refer to them later (admittedly a rare occurrence but it's nice for
those rare times I do want something).

To archive something just check the box on on the inbox page and then
the archive button.

If using the standard layout (rather than basic HTML which is what I
use) there is even a way to check every item on the page at once and
you can then archive them or whatever other action. But the standard
interface is something of a pain with jaws.

On 12/9/15, Ryan Coverdell <rmcover74@gmail.com> wrote:
Gmail works great with the Pac Mate Omni and my desktop Pc. But one
thing about it is that it stores message by conversation. That means
that for things like this list there might be a dozen or more messages
to sort through, and deleting them can be tedious. How can I delete an
entire conversation in my gmail account? Jaws 14 with windows 7 and or
pac mate bx series. I have some older messages from a couple of months
ago I have to tie up lose ends with, and in just the past week I
somehow got out of digest mode without my changing anything. I need to
get rid of as many conversations as I can in gmail as quickly as
possible. Thank you for your response. Could some one e-mail me off
list so I don't have to deal with sorting through conversations? Again
my question is, how do I delete conversations? Kind regards,
Ryan Coverdell




Re: Hanging indents

Adekoya Rasak
 

in Microsoft office 2003 to 2010, the keystroke is control+T.
meanwhile, if you need all the keystroke in office, kindly request. it
is free.

On 10/12/2015, Adrian Spratt <Adrian@adrianspratt.com> wrote:
It looks like control-t is the hanging indent shortcut from Word 2003
through at least Word 2010. Control-shift-t undoes a hanging indent.

-----Original Message-----
From: Kimber Gardner [mailto:kimbersinbox1963@gmail.com]
Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2015 5:57 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: Hanging indents

What version of Word are you using?

On 12/10/15, Caitlin Best <bestca21@gmail.com> wrote:
Does anyone know how to do a hanging indent in Microsoft word?

Sent from my iPhone




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Public speaker & Brand strategist.

www.360connect.media

Skype: Asiwaju.rasak29
Twitt: @adekoyarasakb


Re: Hanging indents

Adrian Spratt
 

It looks like control-t is the hanging indent shortcut from Word 2003 through at least Word 2010. Control-shift-t undoes a hanging indent.

-----Original Message-----
From: Kimber Gardner [mailto:kimbersinbox1963@gmail.com]
Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2015 5:57 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: Hanging indents

What version of Word are you using?

On 12/10/15, Caitlin Best <bestca21@gmail.com> wrote:
Does anyone know how to do a hanging indent in Microsoft word?

Sent from my iPhone




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Re: Hanging indents

Kimber Gardner
 

What version of Word are you using?

On 12/10/15, Caitlin Best <bestca21@gmail.com> wrote:
Does anyone know how to do a hanging indent in Microsoft word?

Sent from my iPhone



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Re: Playing BlueRay Format On A PC

David Moore
 

Hi,
I use Vlc Media player. Have a great one.

From: Gary King
Sent: Wednesday, December 9, 2015 3:27 PM
Subject: Playing BlueRay Format On A PC
 
If you play movies in the Blue Ray format on your PC, what JAWS friendly program are you using?  I have Power DVD 9 that came with my Windows 7 computer, but I am wondering if there's something better.
Gary King
w4wkz@...


Hanging indents

Caitlin Best <bestca21@...>
 

Does anyone know how to do a hanging indent in Microsoft word?

Sent from my iPhone


Re: getting rid of clutter

Soronel Haetir
 

They are under "All mail". Note that I am referring only to using the
web mail client. If you use a standalone client then the messages may
well get deleted from the server as you download them to your system.

Note that it's generally far easier to find messages by searching
rather than looking through many dozens or hundreds of pages of
subject lines.

On 12/9/15, Kevin Wollenweber <dancingweed@optonline.net> wrote:
It is nice to be able to archive older emails instead of having to keep up
with it all and delete what is necessary, but where do you find the archived
items should you want to refer to something way, way back? I tried looking
in the obvious place, the ARCHIVE folder, but they aren't there! It is as
if you deleted them instead of archiving. Are the items automatically
deleted at a certain point? After all, I've also been told that too much
archiving slows down your computer.

Kevin

-----Original Message-----
From: Soronel Haetir [mailto:soronel.haetir@gmail.com]
Sent: Wednesday, December 09, 2015 9:39 PM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: getting rid of clutter

I never delete anything from gmail but do use the archive feature.
That way things don't show up on the main inbox page but I can still refer
to them later (admittedly a rare occurrence but it's nice for those rare
times I do want something).

To archive something just check the box on on the inbox page and then the
archive button.

If using the standard layout (rather than basic HTML which is what I
use) there is even a way to check every item on the page at once and you can
then archive them or whatever other action. But the standard interface is
something of a pain with jaws.

On 12/9/15, Ryan Coverdell <rmcover74@gmail.com> wrote:
Gmail works great with the Pac Mate Omni and my desktop Pc. But one
thing about it is that it stores message by conversation. That means
that for things like this list there might be a dozen or more messages
to sort through, and deleting them can be tedious. How can I delete an
entire conversation in my gmail account? Jaws 14 with windows 7 and or
pac mate bx series. I have some older messages from a couple of months
ago I have to tie up lose ends with, and in just the past week I
somehow got out of digest mode without my changing anything. I need to
get rid of as many conversations as I can in gmail as quickly as
possible. Thank you for your response. Could some one e-mail me off
list so I don't have to deal with sorting through conversations? Again
my question is, how do I delete conversations? Kind regards,
Ryan Coverdell




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Re: Jim's Question about VLC Announcing Track Names

Jim L
 

Thanks so much, this did the trick:)

 

 

 

 

From: Brad Martin [mailto:brad@...]
Sent: Thursday, 10 December 2015 11:10 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: Jim's Question about VLC Announcing Track Names

 

Jim,

To answer your question, there is an option in VLC that causes little bubbles to appear every time the track changes, and that's why JAWS is announcing it even when you have the program minimized. The solution is:

1. From the Tools menu, select Preferences.

2. Tab until you find a combo box (dropdown) that says, "Show Media Change Popup." Select "Never" from the combo box. Then tab to OK.

That will keep the popup from appearing every time the song changes, which means JAWS won't have anything to announce.

Best of luck,
Brad

On 12/9/2015 4:02 PM, Jim L wrote:

Heya folks,

 

Another little bug bare with VLC and Jaws, is there a way to stop Jaws speaking the next track without totally silencing Jaws in VLC?.  This happens also when VLC is minimized to the taskbar and is kind of annoying especially if one’s making a playlist for a party etc and Jaws keeps announcing the next track.

 

Cheers,

 

Jim

 

 


Re: getting rid of clutter

Kevin Wollenweber <dancingweed@...>
 

It is nice to be able to archive older emails instead of having to keep up with it all and delete what is necessary, but where do you find the archived items should you want to refer to something way, way back? I tried looking in the obvious place, the ARCHIVE folder, but they aren't there! It is as if you deleted them instead of archiving. Are the items automatically deleted at a certain point? After all, I've also been told that too much archiving slows down your computer.

Kevin

-----Original Message-----
From: Soronel Haetir [mailto:soronel.haetir@gmail.com]
Sent: Wednesday, December 09, 2015 9:39 PM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Re: getting rid of clutter

I never delete anything from gmail but do use the archive feature.
That way things don't show up on the main inbox page but I can still refer to them later (admittedly a rare occurrence but it's nice for those rare times I do want something).

To archive something just check the box on on the inbox page and then the archive button.

If using the standard layout (rather than basic HTML which is what I
use) there is even a way to check every item on the page at once and you can then archive them or whatever other action. But the standard interface is something of a pain with jaws.

On 12/9/15, Ryan Coverdell <rmcover74@gmail.com> wrote:
Gmail works great with the Pac Mate Omni and my desktop Pc. But one
thing about it is that it stores message by conversation. That means
that for things like this list there might be a dozen or more messages
to sort through, and deleting them can be tedious. How can I delete an
entire conversation in my gmail account? Jaws 14 with windows 7 and or
pac mate bx series. I have some older messages from a couple of months
ago I have to tie up lose ends with, and in just the past week I
somehow got out of digest mode without my changing anything. I need to
get rid of as many conversations as I can in gmail as quickly as
possible. Thank you for your response. Could some one e-mail me off
list so I don't have to deal with sorting through conversations? Again
my question is, how do I delete conversations? Kind regards,
Ryan Coverdell




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Re: Jim's Question about VLC Announcing Track Names

Brad Martin
 

Jim,

To answer your question, there is an option in VLC that causes little bubbles to appear every time the track changes, and that's why JAWS is announcing it even when you have the program minimized. The solution is:

1. From the Tools menu, select Preferences.

2. Tab until you find a combo box (dropdown) that says, "Show Media Change Popup." Select "Never" from the combo box. Then tab to OK.

That will keep the popup from appearing every time the song changes, which means JAWS won't have anything to announce.

Best of luck,
Brad

On 12/9/2015 4:02 PM, Jim L wrote:

Heya folks,

 

Another little bug bare with VLC and Jaws, is there a way to stop Jaws speaking the next track without totally silencing Jaws in VLC?.  This happens also when VLC is minimized to the taskbar and is kind of annoying especially if one’s making a playlist for a party etc and Jaws keeps announcing the next track.

 

Cheers,

 

Jim