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Office 2010 or Office 365 with Jaws

Cristóbal
 

Hello list,

Earlier this week, I grabbed a Windows 8.1 tower at a really good deal. I’m
waiting until the weekend to set it up, but wanted to ask those who may have
already had some experience with both versions of Office. Is there any
discernable advantage to using the Office 2013 cloud version offered through
the Office 365 Small Business plan or the standard disk instalation with
Office 2010? I’ve got a 2010 package with one system install available to me
and am not quite sure if I should go ahead and load this version on to my
new system or if I should simply run the more recent 2013 cloud downloaded
version. This machine would be for my business anyway, so it’s not like I
have any plans on discontinuing my Office 365 subscription any time soon
either.

I’ll be using the latest Jaws 16and for the time being sticking with
Windows 8.1 until Windows 10 gets its first few bug fixing related updates.
If there are any differences in Jaws performance or accessibility issues
that may favor one version of Office over the other, I’d appreciate any
feedback.



Thanks,

Cristobal

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Re: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Michael Mote
 

I do not have to use the bypass command first on my system. Not sure why
you would have to do that, unless you are using a different keyboard set-up
than me. That would drive me crazy.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Kimsan via Jfw
Sent: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 9:37 AM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.' <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: Kimsan <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Subject: RE: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Mike:
Thank you! I have to do the bypass command each time I perform that command
in itunes as I'm sure you already knew that?

-----Original Message-----
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via Jfw
Sent: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 7:04 AM
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Cc: Michael Mote <miketmote73@gmail.com>
Subject: RE: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

The key stroke to do this is Control Plus Alt plus right arrow to fast
forward, and left arrow to rewind. Hope this helps!


-----Original Message-----
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Sent: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 1:18 AM
To: jfw <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: Kimsan <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Subject: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Is it possible to skip a few seconds during a song in itunes like how one
can do in wmp and winamp?



Please just don't say "yes" so if it is possible, what's the keystroke? :)

Thanks.

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Re: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Kimsan <kimsansong@...>
 

Mike:
Thank you! I have to do the bypass command each time I perform that command
in itunes as I'm sure you already knew that?

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via Jfw
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Cc: Michael Mote <miketmote73@gmail.com>
Subject: RE: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

The key stroke to do this is Control Plus Alt plus right arrow to fast
forward, and left arrow to rewind. Hope this helps!


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Cc: Kimsan <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Subject: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Is it possible to skip a few seconds during a song in itunes like how one
can do in wmp and winamp?



Please just don't say "yes" so if it is possible, what's the keystroke? :)

Thanks.

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Re: learning to do scripting

Maria Campbell
 

Good luck. Some folks charge for classes online, which I tried, but lost my money because I didn't even understand to get past the first class. I don't think I could learn from a book, either. Possibly the only way for me would be hands on.
I sure would love to learn, but I just may not be smart enough.

On 7/29/2015 9:26 AM, Jean Menzies via Jfw wrote:
Just wondering how one learns to do scripting? If you can't see the
screen to begin with, how do you know what to code? Scripting interests
me, but I don't know how to get started. Are there any resources that
teach this from the beginning from a blind point of view?

Jean



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Re: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Michael Mote
 

The key stroke to do this is Control Plus Alt plus right arrow to fast
forward, and left arrow to rewind. Hope this helps!

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Sent: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 1:18 AM
To: jfw <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: Kimsan <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Subject: itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Is it possible to skip a few seconds during a song in itunes like how one
can do in wmp and winamp?



Please just don't say "yes" so if it is possible, what's the keystroke? :)

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Re: JAWS and Amazon

Carolyn Arnold <4carolyna@...>
 

So far in my experience, customer services at Freedom Scientific has been stellar. As I said though, I haven't talked to them in about a year and a half.

Best to you from,

Carolyn

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dave Carlson via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Dave Carlson" <dgcarlson@sbcglobal.net>
Sent: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:12 AM
Subject: Re: JAWS and Amazon


Hello T Using,

I've actually never had any problems with JAWS Technical Support. All my
encounters have been courteous, and admittedly, when their only suggestion
was to run JAWS in default mode and/or delete all the user settings, I've
complained that it was an onerous thing to suggest, they still didn't treat
me in any way a demeaning manner.

Sometimes I've found that my personal attitude at the initial call has a lot
to do with how the responder reacts, and I try to have an open,
non-confrontational attitude at the first encounter -- after all even though
it's been brewing in my mind for several hours or days, it's a brand-new
situation for the tech support person.

As to Amazon, I find it pretty good to use with any version of JAWS in the
standard mode. Just use all the different navigational techniques until you
come up with a pattern that works for you. I use the navigational keys to
move around, and in my experience, there are a number of combo lists that
come up when you select different ship addresses, recipients, or payment
options. Shipping method tends to be radio buttons.

Also note that if you ;purchase more than one item, and if they are shipped
by different vendors, you will need to select shipping options for each one
separately, since they all have different shipping options.

I see that you're using JAWS 15, but I don't think that there are any
significant enhancements in JAWS 16 that would resolve your issues.


Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tusing via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Tusing" <ptusing@sbcglobal.net>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 03:08 PM
Subject: JAWS and Amazon


Hi,

Seldom if ever have I ever expressed any dissatisfaction with Freedom
Scientific.



I had been told to upgrade to JAWS 15 so finally I did it.



Well, with afriend watching my every move, I

Found it was very difficult to buy items on amazon.com/access,

Impossible to select a different gift recipientfrom a list of

People one lists for shipping, and impossible to change shipping options.



I was using the latest Firefox with JAWS 15.



I called Freedom Scientificand explained this. I was told sarcastically to
go buy a new version of JAWS which I frankly thought was totally out of
line-since F S had been tauting the virtues of JAWS 15 for sometime!



Thinking some one cared, I mentioned that JAWS does not work with the
Amazon music player-very useful for playing musicand

Downloading music.



Would you believe I was corrected in a short manner as the speaker from F
S quipped why would any one

Even want to use the music player.

Why would any one asksuch astupidquestion?

I guess we should be permitted to use some key Amazon features and not
others.

He criticized me for using JAWS 15-which was what F S had been
recommending all along.



Great sarcastic moral support.



So I ask this.





Are people shopping using JAWS 15 and latest Firefox on Amazon.com/access?



I have watched friends use the Amazon music player and it has a lot of
good features. But F S I guess would

Dole outaccessibilityand maybe permit us to use it 3 versions from now. The
sarcasm

Called support hit hardas I spent a lot of time

Trying to use the Amazon site and the player.

Also F S support had told me that JAWS 15 worked with both.



Thank you and have a good day.

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learning to do scripting

Jean Menzies <jemenzies@...>
 

Just wondering how one learns to do scripting? If you can't see the screen to begin with, how do you know what to code? Scripting interests me, but I don't know how to get started. Are there any resources that teach this from the beginning from a blind point of view?

Jean


Re: Navigating the New York Times; turning off inline frames

Adrian Spratt
 

A delayed response, but I've finally tested the inline frames suggestion and it makes a huge improvement. From what I can tell, by turning inline frames off, I lose only advertising. I don't know if it would be true across all websites, or if the "off" setting would risk losing substantive material.

I find nothing in quick settings for bitmaps.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Jimmy Jones via Jfw
Sent: Monday, July 27, 2015 9:38 AM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Cc: Jimmy Jones
Subject: RE: Navigating the New York Times

It has been a long time since I looked at the times. Does turning off inline frames and bitmaps still help in the elimination of things you don't want to hear? I must confess that I have not used flexible web very much.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Adrian Spratt
via Jfw
Sent: Friday, July 24, 2015 1:33 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Cc: Adrian Spratt
Subject: RE: Navigating the New York Times

Yes, I use all these techniques except for flexible web partly because the
NYT's webpages change from time to time and partly because the method is
just too cumbersome if used across the many websites I visit. In addition to
the minor annoyance of skipping links, etc., with n and other quick
navigation keys, the NYT format alters as I progress down each page.
Eventually lines break up, and I need to refresh. When I refresh, I often
find my focus has shifted elsewhere. I avoid "say all" on the NYT website
because I don't like to sit here as JAWS plows through ads, promotions of
other articles, photo captions, etc.

Navigation just shouldn't be this complicated. It's too distracting, as well
as time-consuming.

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DeCamp via Jfw
Sent: Friday, July 24, 2015 12:24 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Cc: Douglas C. DeCamp
Subject: RE: Navigating the New York Times

Adrian,
I too miss the print feature. However, I have just gotten used to using my
navigation keys to quickly get around articles. I generally use the 1 key
to skip to the first level heading (usually the main article title), then
use the n (next) key a couple of times to skipp past the various option
info. This will generally get me close to the main text. I then use Say
All or the read paragraph keys to go through the article. I also have set
up flexible web to delete as many of the advertisements as I can. While a
little more cumbersome than the old print function I have found I can get by
pretty well. I also like to use the H (next heading) key on main pages
(such as national news) to skip through the article headings.
-- hope some of this helps --


-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Adrian Spratt
via Jfw
Sent: Friday, July 24, 2015 11:01 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Cc: Adrian Spratt
Subject: Navigating the New York Times

Hi. Some time ago, there was a thread about changes to the NY Times website
that made navigation difficult and the "print" versions of articles
impossible to find. The Times promised me, and presumably others, that they
were working on making fixes. The problem has only become worse since then.

I'm posting this query to find out if others are experiencing a particular
problem. Unlike in the past, there is no "print" link in an article.
However, there is a "more" link. After clicking on this link, sighted
readers can see a link to "print." I can click on the "more" link, but the
"print" link is still elusive. I found it just now, but once I managed to
click on it (I had to go into links list), all I got was a printer dialog.
Escaping out of the dialog, I found the page was laid out exactly the way
the main article page is.

So, is anyone doing better at finding and using the "print" versions of NY
Times articles? If so, would you explain how? Any other suggestions? (I know
about the NFB version, but it lacks the links within articles that can be
invaluable.)
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Mann, Madleen
 

Can you put me on vacation until 18th of august?


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itunes latest version and latest jfw question

Kimsan <kimsansong@...>
 

Is it possible to skip a few seconds during a song in itunes like how one
can do in wmp and winamp?



Please just don't say "yes" so if it is possible, what's the keystroke? :)

Thanks.

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Re: JAWS and Amazon

Dave...
 

Hello T Using,

I've actually never had any problems with JAWS Technical Support. All my
encounters have been courteous, and admittedly, when their only suggestion
was to run JAWS in default mode and/or delete all the user settings, I've
complained that it was an onerous thing to suggest, they still didn't treat
me in any way a demeaning manner.

Sometimes I've found that my personal attitude at the initial call has a lot
to do with how the responder reacts, and I try to have an open,
non-confrontational attitude at the first encounter -- after all even though
it's been brewing in my mind for several hours or days, it's a brand-new
situation for the tech support person.

As to Amazon, I find it pretty good to use with any version of JAWS in the
standard mode. Just use all the different navigational techniques until you
come up with a pattern that works for you. I use the navigational keys to
move around, and in my experience, there are a number of combo lists that
come up when you select different ship addresses, recipients, or payment
options. Shipping method tends to be radio buttons.

Also note that if you ;purchase more than one item, and if they are shipped
by different vendors, you will need to select shipping options for each one
separately, since they all have different shipping options.

I see that you're using JAWS 15, but I don't think that there are any
significant enhancements in JAWS 16 that would resolve your issues.


Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tusing via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Tusing" <ptusing@sbcglobal.net>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 03:08 PM
Subject: JAWS and Amazon


Hi,

Seldom if ever have I ever expressed any dissatisfaction with Freedom
Scientific.



I had been told to upgrade to JAWS 15 so finally I did it.



Well, with afriend watching my every move, I

Found it was very difficult to buy items on amazon.com/access,

Impossible to select a different gift recipientfrom a list of

People one lists for shipping, and impossible to change shipping options.



I was using the latest Firefox with JAWS 15.



I called Freedom Scientificand explained this. I was told sarcastically to
go buy a new version of JAWS which I frankly thought was totally out of
line-since F S had been tauting the virtues of JAWS 15 for sometime!



Thinking some one cared, I mentioned that JAWS does not work with the
Amazon music player-very useful for playing musicand

Downloading music.



Would you believe I was corrected in a short manner as the speaker from F
S quipped why would any one

Even want to use the music player.

Why would any one asksuch astupidquestion?

I guess we should be permitted to use some key Amazon features and not
others.

He criticized me for using JAWS 15-which was what F S had been
recommending all along.



Great sarcastic moral support.



So I ask this.





Are people shopping using JAWS 15 and latest Firefox on Amazon.com/access?



I have watched friends use the Amazon music player and it has a lot of
good features. But F S I guess would

Dole outaccessibilityand maybe permit us to use it 3 versions from now. The
sarcasm

Called support hit hardas I spent a lot of time

Trying to use the Amazon site and the player.

Also F S support had told me that JAWS 15 worked with both.



Thank you and have a good day.

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Re: JAWS and Amazon

Adrian Spratt
 

I think there are three parts to your post.

On the FS tech support person, I'd urge you to call back and run your questions by someone else and/or demand to speak to a supervisor. I've had problems with some FS people, but for the most part I find them professional.

On navigating the Amazon website to make purchases, etc., I find the regular (as opposed to the so-called accessible) website quick and easy to use. From time to time, when they make changes to the website, something goes haywire, but Amazon's web designers mostly respond quickly to concerns I and others have brought up with them. You could post specific questions here on this list, and I think you'll find most will be answered.

The exception is your third point, the Amazon Music player. I don't use it myself, but a friend who is an experienced and ingenious JAWS user who hates iTunes is corresponding with Amazon in an attempt to get them to fix problems with the music player. No good news there, at least for now.

I have a question: Why JAWS 15 and not the current version, 16?

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Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 6:09 PM
To: jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Cc: Tusing
Subject: JAWS and Amazon

Hi,

Seldom if ever have I ever expressed any dissatisfaction with Freedom
Scientific.



I had been told to upgrade to JAWS 15 so finally I did it.



Well, with afriend watching my every move, I

Found it was very difficult to buy items on amazon.com/access,

Impossible to select a different gift recipientfrom a list of

People one lists for shipping, and impossible to change shipping options.



I was using the latest Firefox with JAWS 15.



I called Freedom Scientificand explained this. I was told sarcastically to
go buy a new version of JAWS which I frankly thought was totally out of
line-since F S had been tauting the virtues of JAWS 15 for sometime!



Thinking some one cared, I mentioned that JAWS does not work with the
Amazon music player-very useful for playing musicand

Downloading music.



Would you believe I was corrected in a short manner as the speaker from F
S quipped why would any one

Even want to use the music player.

Why would any one asksuch astupidquestion?

I guess we should be permitted to use some key Amazon features and not
others.

He criticized me for using JAWS 15-which was what F S had been
recommending all along.



Great sarcastic moral support.



So I ask this.





Are people shopping using JAWS 15 and latest Firefox on Amazon.com/access?



I have watched friends use the Amazon music player and it has a lot of
good features. But F S I guess would

Dole outaccessibilityand maybe permit us to use it 3 versions from now. The
sarcasm

Called support hit hardas I spent a lot of time

Trying to use the Amazon site and the player.

Also F S support had told me that JAWS 15 worked with both.



Thank you and have a good day.

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Re: JAWS and Amazon

Brad Martin
 

I don't know who you got, nor do I know any of their names except a guy named Dennis who has always been very helpful to me; but I've had an encounter with a guy I'll call Mr. SnarkyPants. For what it's worth, I use JAWS 15 with Firefox to shop on the regular Amazon site and I never have any problems. I always found the "access" site too limiting.

Brad

On 7/28/2015 5:08 PM, Tusing via Jfw wrote:
Hi,

Seldom if ever have I ever expressed any dissatisfaction with Freedom
Scientific.


I had been told to upgrade to JAWS 15 so finally I did it.


Well, with afriend watching my every move, I

Found it was very difficult to buy items on amazon.com/access,

Impossible to select a different gift recipientfrom a list of

People one lists for shipping, and impossible to change shipping options.


I was using the latest Firefox with JAWS 15.


I called Freedom Scientificand explained this. I was told sarcastically to
go buy a new version of JAWS which I frankly thought was totally out of
line-since F S had been tauting the virtues of JAWS 15 for sometime!


Thinking some one cared, I mentioned that JAWS does not work with the
Amazon music player-very useful for playing musicand

Downloading music.


Would you believe I was corrected in a short manner as the speaker from F
S quipped why would any one

Even want to use the music player.

Why would any one asksuch astupidquestion?

I guess we should be permitted to use some key Amazon features and not
others.

He criticized me for using JAWS 15-which was what F S had been
recommending all along.


Great sarcastic moral support.


So I ask this.



Are people shopping using JAWS 15 and latest Firefox on Amazon.com/access?


I have watched friends use the Amazon music player and it has a lot of
good features. But F S I guess would

Dole outaccessibilityand maybe permit us to use it 3 versions from now. The
sarcasm

Called support hit hardas I spent a lot of time

Trying to use the Amazon site and the player.

Also F S support had told me that JAWS 15 worked with both.


Thank you and have a good day.

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playlist in new iTunes crashes

Robert Logue
 

Jaws crashes and restarts then iTunes stops working when I focus on a certain playlist. The list was in my iPhone till yesterday. Then I did something to it that made it disappear from the phone. It still shows up in iTunes. Just tried copying all the tracks to a new list and crash again.

Have the latest ios and itunes.

I wonder. Do crash reports get sent to FS when Jaws crashes and restarts or are we supposed to send a bug report?

Bob


Re: jaws scripts for itunes?

Dave...
 

Kimsan,

Okay, I understand now that you're talking price, and not version.

Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kimsan via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Kimsan" <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 09:24 AM
Subject: RE: jaws scripts for itunes?


Ok, I was 4cents over, it's 9.95.
I'm going to purchase it.
I became a huge fan of itunes in the past week.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Dave Carlson
via Jfw
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 8:43 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list. <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: Dave Carlson <dgcarlson@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: jaws scripts for itunes?

Not sure at this point. You need to click on the product of interest,
perhaps?

Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kimsan via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Kimsan" <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 08:13 AM
Subject: RE: jaws scripts for itunes?


Smack me hard and call me stupid but how much is this?
I just read the site and I couldn't find it.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Dave Carlson
via Jfw
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 7:51 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list. <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: Dave Carlson <dgcarlson@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: jaws scripts for itunes?

www.doitblind.com

Not free, but pretty reasonable.

Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Hamilton via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Jim Hamilton" <jim.hamilton@rogers.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 06:47 AM
Subject: Re: jaws scripts for itunes?


First, how does one obtain this script?

Second, is there a cost involved? And, is this the same version that has
been available, for several years, at a cost of about $350 US?

Thanks.



Sent from Jim's iPhone


On Jul 26, 2015, at 3:12 PM, Michal Nowicki via Jfw
<jfw@lists.the-jdh.com> wrote:

Yes, BlindTunes.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Curt Taubert
via Jfw
Sent: Sunday, July 26, 2015 12:00 PM
To: Jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Cc: Curt Taubert <curttaubert@bellsouth.net>
Subject: jaws scripts for itunes?

Is there jaws scripts for itunes? This new version of itunes is harder
for
me that the one I had.
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Re: jaws scripts for itunes?

Dave...
 

Don't think so. Latest version of BlindTunes is 5.3.4.

Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kimsan via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Kimsan" <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 08:55 AM
Subject: RE: jaws scripts for itunes?


I was reading aboot the jaws scripts for itunes.
I think it was 9.99?

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Dave Carlson
via Jfw
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 8:43 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list. <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: Dave Carlson <dgcarlson@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: jaws scripts for itunes?

Not sure at this point. You need to click on the product of interest,
perhaps?

Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kimsan via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Kimsan" <kimsansong@gmail.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 08:13 AM
Subject: RE: jaws scripts for itunes?


Smack me hard and call me stupid but how much is this?
I just read the site and I couldn't find it.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Dave Carlson
via Jfw
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 7:51 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list. <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: Dave Carlson <dgcarlson@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: jaws scripts for itunes?

www.doitblind.com

Not free, but pretty reasonable.

Dave Carlson
Oregonian, woodworker, Engineer, Musician, and pioneer

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Hamilton via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Jim Hamilton" <jim.hamilton@rogers.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 06:47 AM
Subject: Re: jaws scripts for itunes?


First, how does one obtain this script?

Second, is there a cost involved? And, is this the same version that has
been available, for several years, at a cost of about $350 US?

Thanks.



Sent from Jim's iPhone


On Jul 26, 2015, at 3:12 PM, Michal Nowicki via Jfw
<jfw@lists.the-jdh.com> wrote:

Yes, BlindTunes.

-----Original Message-----
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via Jfw
Sent: Sunday, July 26, 2015 12:00 PM
To: Jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Cc: Curt Taubert <curttaubert@bellsouth.net>
Subject: jaws scripts for itunes?

Is there jaws scripts for itunes? This new version of itunes is harder
for
me that the one I had.
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Re: Calling All Script Writers

northstar1950@...
 

actually, the line should look like this:

TypeKey ("DownArrow", true)




Legend has it that on Monday 7/27/2015 09:51 PM, Ed Marquette via Jfw said:
----------------------------------------
About half the time, when I need a script, what I really need is a
macro.

I am stumped with the simplest problem.

I have an application which will work fine if only I pass the down
arrow through to the application, not permitting JAWS to process
it. I know this works because I've done it manually.

So, I want a simple script, which I've assigned to Windows down
arrow.

The first script command is the ByPass command, and I think that
works.

I'm then thinking I should send the TypeKey command followed with
the parameter (DownArrow).

So the line reads:

TypeKey (DownArrow)

Well, I get a compile error on the TypeKey command.

I think I am overlooking something pretty simple.

as the parameter.





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Re: JAWS and Amazon

Carolyn Arnold <4carolyna@...>
 

You know, for years I have told everyone how great customer service has been at Freedom Scientific. I haven't been in touch with them for a year and a half or so. Another friend had another screen reader, and she used to envy the help I got that she didn't feel that she did. So I hope they will stay that way, and that there hasn't been a change or reduction in work force making it so hard for the ones there that they are frazzled.

Best to you from,

Carolyn

----- Original Message -----
From: "Drew Hunthausen via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Drew Hunthausen" <dhunthausen@gmail.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 7:27 PM
Subject: RE: JAWS and Amazon


I'm really sorry to hear these kind of things. I've had pretty good in terms
of dealings with freedom scientific but have had a couple times where tech
support or customer service seems to be more likily to tell me how stupid
I'm for asking questions. I don't think people should be in any job that
incounters live people who are like that. Very frustrating.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Tusing via Jfw
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:09 PM
To: jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Cc: Tusing
Subject: JAWS and Amazon

Hi,

Seldom if ever have I ever expressed any dissatisfaction with Freedom
Scientific.



I had been told to upgrade to JAWS 15 so finally I did it.



Well, with afriend watching my every move, I

Found it was very difficult to buy items on amazon.com/access,

Impossible to select a different gift recipientfrom a list of

People one lists for shipping, and impossible to change shipping options.



I was using the latest Firefox with JAWS 15.



I called Freedom Scientificand explained this. I was told sarcastically to
go buy a new version of JAWS which I frankly thought was totally out of
line-since F S had been tauting the virtues of JAWS 15 for sometime!



Thinking some one cared, I mentioned that JAWS does not work with the
Amazon music player-very useful for playing musicand

Downloading music.



Would you believe I was corrected in a short manner as the speaker from F
S quipped why would any one

Even want to use the music player.

Why would any one asksuch astupidquestion?

I guess we should be permitted to use some key Amazon features and not
others.

He criticized me for using JAWS 15-which was what F S had been recommending
all along.



Great sarcastic moral support.



So I ask this.





Are people shopping using JAWS 15 and latest Firefox on Amazon.com/access?



I have watched friends use the Amazon music player and it has a lot of
good features. But F S I guess would

Dole outaccessibilityand maybe permit us to use it 3 versions from now. The
sarcasm

Called support hit hardas I spent a lot of time

Trying to use the Amazon site and the player.

Also F S support had told me that JAWS 15 worked with both.



Thank you and have a good day.

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Re: JAWS With Firefox

douglas richard dexheimer
 

blank reply

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On 7/28/2015 3:03 PM, Howard Traxler via Jfw wrote:

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From: Howard Traxler
To: Jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Cc: Howard K Traxler
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 2:56 PM
Subject: JAWS With Firefox


Is there a secret setting in either jaws or firefox to get them to work together?

I have JAWS versions 5 to 11 and firefox 36 something. I have a windows xp pro and JAWS 8 on an IBM laptop that works ok. On other versions of windows
and jaws, it
just acts like the web page is blank. Help, please and Thank you.

Howard
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Re: JAWS and Amazon

Drew Hunthausen
 

I'm really sorry to hear these kind of things. I've had pretty good in terms
of dealings with freedom scientific but have had a couple times where tech
support or customer service seems to be more likily to tell me how stupid
I'm for asking questions. I don't think people should be in any job that
incounters live people who are like that. Very frustrating.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Tusing via Jfw
Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 3:09 PM
To: jfw@lists.the-jdh.com
Cc: Tusing
Subject: JAWS and Amazon

Hi,

Seldom if ever have I ever expressed any dissatisfaction with Freedom
Scientific.



I had been told to upgrade to JAWS 15 so finally I did it.



Well, with afriend watching my every move, I

Found it was very difficult to buy items on amazon.com/access,

Impossible to select a different gift recipientfrom a list of

People one lists for shipping, and impossible to change shipping options.



I was using the latest Firefox with JAWS 15.



I called Freedom Scientificand explained this. I was told sarcastically to
go buy a new version of JAWS which I frankly thought was totally out of
line-since F S had been tauting the virtues of JAWS 15 for sometime!



Thinking some one cared, I mentioned that JAWS does not work with the
Amazon music player-very useful for playing musicand

Downloading music.



Would you believe I was corrected in a short manner as the speaker from F
S quipped why would any one

Even want to use the music player.

Why would any one asksuch astupidquestion?

I guess we should be permitted to use some key Amazon features and not
others.

He criticized me for using JAWS 15-which was what F S had been recommending
all along.



Great sarcastic moral support.



So I ask this.





Are people shopping using JAWS 15 and latest Firefox on Amazon.com/access?



I have watched friends use the Amazon music player and it has a lot of
good features. But F S I guess would

Dole outaccessibilityand maybe permit us to use it 3 versions from now. The
sarcasm

Called support hit hardas I spent a lot of time

Trying to use the Amazon site and the player.

Also F S support had told me that JAWS 15 worked with both.



Thank you and have a good day.

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