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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

Gerald Levy
 

I must be missing something. When you buy a new computer and set it up, there is no speech, right? So even if you install JAWS from a thumb drive, you still need some way to initiate the download, either with speech or with sighted help. You don't just plug in the thumb drive, and presto, instant speech. And I'm not sure how useful Narrator would be for this purpose.

Gerald

----- Original Message -----
From: "Pat Byrne" <k9jau@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 10:38 PM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


I recently put JFW on a new computer at the office. Downloaded both JFW 12 32 and 64 bit versions to a thumb drive and had it ready to load to the new computer. Had our serial number - called F S to get the 20 digit number which they e-mailed. Very simple operation.
Pat ByrneAt 05:31 PM 8/21/2011, you wrote:

But how can you install JAWS for the first time from the FS download site on a new computer if you don't have speech to begin with? Obviously, you have to be able to visit the FS download page and locate the JAWS download link, which would require speech or sighted help. Am I missing something?

Gerald


----- Original Message ----- From: "Farfar on Laptop" <dgcarlson@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 5:57 PM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Gerald,

No, and no.

You can install JAWS from the web version for the very first time on a new
computer. I've done this more than once. The CD is not required, as long as
you know your authorization code. Have you written it somewhere in a very
safe place?

Adrian answered your other question.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message ----- From: "Gerald Levy" <bwaylimited@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 13:08
Subject: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12



Don't you need the installation CD to install JAWS on a new computer for the
first time? Also, when you upgrade your SMA aren't you given a new 20-digit
authorization code that has to be entered during the installation?

Gerald


----- Original Message ----- From: "Farfar on Laptop" <dgcarlson@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 2:51 PM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Takes a few weeks. You can shorten the time by just downloading the
installer from the web site. It works either way.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my
comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message ----- From: "Gerald Levy" <bwaylimited@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 10:43
Subject: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12



Okay, here's a dumb question. If you upgrade your SMA online, will FS
send
you an installation CD for the version of JAWS you are upgrading to? If
so,
how long does it take for them to send it? The FS web site doesn't make
this clear.

Gerald


----- Original Message ----- From: "Adrian Spratt" <Adrian@...>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 12:04 PM
Subject: RE: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Gerald went to the FS website and corrected what I was careful to say was
a
guess. If you count the cost of SMAs for those of us who stayed current
from
JAWS 7 to 12, FS's $400 price tag for JAWS 12 from 7 looks cheap.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@...
[mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Karen Hughes
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 11:40 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

who ever said anything about fair. they do this to everyone. karen

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerald Levy" <bwaylimited@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:57 AM
Subject: Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12



Full price! You mean FS doesn't even give you a break if you are
already
a loyal JAWS user? So somebody who is using an older version of JAWS
like
JAWS 7 or 8 would pay the same $1000 for JAWS 12 as somebody who has
never
used JAWS before? This just doesn't seem fair.

Gerald


----- Original Message ----- From: "Adrian Spratt" <Adrian@...>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:46 AM
Subject: RE: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Check with FS in the morning, but I suspect your friend would be asked
to
pay full price. I suggest waiting for the release of JAWS 13, which I
believe is anticipated in November. This way if your friend bought an
SMA
at
the same time, s/he would be eligible to upgrade to JAWS 14 without
additional charge. In addition, many listers have reported flaws in
JAWS
12,
possibly because it is more directed to Windows 7 than XP. I'm assuming
someone using JAWS 7 hasn't yet switched to Windows 7. I still use XP
Pro,
and the warnings on this list have convinced me to stay with JAWS 11,
even
though my SMA entitles me to JAWS 12.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@...
[mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Brian and Denise Albriton
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:34 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

Has anyone move from jaws 7 to 12 and if so how much did it cost?
Checking on behalf of a friend.



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Re: issues with JFW on my new computer

David <davidwhitehead1957@...>
 

Hello there;

To get to save or run,

Press, alt+n,

You can also press ctrl+j, to get other options,

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...] On Behalf Of bill Deatherage
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 1:32 PM
To: jfw@...
Subject: issues with JFW on my new computer

Hello,
I have been on the list before but it has been a while. I bought a new computer yesterday and have been having fun in putting the programs on it. it was set up when I got it. I am having some problems in IE 9. when I go to download a program and I get to the option where it says to either save or run the program I cannot get it to go to save. I have had it to get to run by trying different things. in the windows Mail program I have been having some issues with writing messages. I am typing the message and when I make a mistake I arrow back to correct the problem and there is nothing there or JAWS isn’t reading it. I have tried another r screen reading program and had some issues with the brows mode. I am wondering if JAWS is now having some issues with that? I am wondering if it is the programs like windows mail, and IE 9, or is it JFW, or is it the computer. I have tried fire fox and it seems to work better with JFW than IE 9.
any suggestions would be appreciated.
Like I said, the computer is new and if there is an issue with It I would like to get it solved since I have only had it home for 2 days.
Thank you again in advance.
Bill Deatherage
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Re: [Bulk] What to do about XP machines

David <davidwhitehead1957@...>
 

Hello there;

Where did this information originate?

Jaws12 will not work well on a XP machine?

I have 2 XP machine's running jaws12 as we speak.

No problems.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of djasister@...
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 3:06 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] What to do about XP machines

Will 12 not work?

-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 1:45 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] What to do about XP machines

Yes, stick to JAWS 11 on your XP machine. Don't fix what isn't broken. Wait
and see what JAWS 13 does.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Behler" <tombehler@...>
To: "Jaws users e-mail list" <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 7:27
Subject: [Bulk] What to do about XP machines


Hello, everyone.

In a recent post, I believe Adrian said the following:

"Many listers have reported flaws in JAWS 12,
possibly because it is more directed to Windows 7 than XP. ... I still use
XP Pro,
and the warnings on this list have convinced me to stay with JAWS 11, even
though my SMA entitles me to JAWS 12."

The timing for this comment couldn't have been better in my case.

Although this is likely to change soon as my University switches us all
completely over to Windows 7, my desktop at work is still an XP machine, and
still has Jaws 11. The back-up PC I have at home is an XP machine, and that
too has Jaws 11.

So, is the collective wisdom of the group to keep things as they are now on
the XP machines, rather than installing Jaws 12 which seems to be geared
more to Windows 7?

If this is true, you guys have just saved me some head-aches with my
remaining XP computers, and I thank you sincerely for that.

I'll save my headaches for installing Jaws 12 on the new Windows 7 laptop
the University will give me this week. (smile)

Tom in Michigan


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Re: Accessible software with JAWS there can read information about wireless network

David <davidwhitehead1957@...>
 

Hello there;

Well, I think your going to have to except the fact that,
Excellent, good, low, etc is your best solution.
Jaws will not announce any strokes.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Anders Boholdt-Petersen
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 3:23 PM
To: jfw@...
Subject: RE: Accessible software with JAWS there can read information about
wireless network

Hi again, and very thanks for your solution.

Now I can see the icon for my wireless network in the system tray. But when
I unfortunately take a look on the properties, I only can see that the
signal strength is excellent, not how many strokes you have.

Next to the icon for the wireless network, sighted people can see how many
strokes (1 to 5) the wireless network's signal strength is. Normaly
producers of wireless network's refer to this strokes for information about
the signal strength.

It is posible for JAWS-users to see the strokes?

Very thanks.

Regards,
Anders
--- "David" Wrote ---
Hello there;

Not sure if this will work, but it's worth a try;

Putting icons back into the SystemTray.

Here are some steps I wrote quite a while ago, regarding this topic to
another list.

try these steps to get your network icon back into the system tray.

1, start menu;

2, setting/control panel;

3, t= taskbar and start menu, press enter.
If your using Xp, you just need to tab until you hear,
hide inactive icons, the box should be unchecked, so press spacebar to check

this box.
you will now see customize dialog button. The next 3 steps are for vista
users.
4, shift tab one time, you should hear,
taskbar tab.
5, right arrow until you hear;
Notification area tab.
6, tab one time you should hear;
Hide inactive icons this is unchecked, press spacebar to check.
7, tab enter on,
Icons customize....
8, now, down arrow until you hear,
Network connection,
right arrow, a combo box will open,
down arrow to show.
9, now tab, and enter on okay.

this should get your icon back into the system tray.


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Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

Adrian Spratt
 

Technically not racist, but anti-Semitic, the dark side of the upheaval
Egypt is currently going through. If you have more questions, I suggest you
inquire off-list because this thread shouldn't be perpetuated. I myself have
nothing to add.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of angie loves alex
Sent: Monday, August 22, 2011 6:07 AM
To: jfw@...
Subject: Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

what racist comments has mostapha said i didnt think he was like that

On Mon, 22 Aug 2011 07:15 BST Ken Lawrence wrote:

Also spam@... works will kepp this handythanks he apparently has
gotten it from here or maybe one of the NFB lists or even skype lists

-----Original Message----- From: Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:41 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Cc: blindwindows7@... ; ddots-l@...
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly found
the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to ignore my
public and private requests to not be mailed any more of his political
rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you receiving similar
mail may wish to do likewise.
The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending emails,
so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

Chris


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changing the subject line 'cos it's silly!

Alex Stone <alex.stone@...>
 

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: 20 August 2011 06:47
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk]
[Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] Try
Again - What!?

Mr. Lawrence, What?


----- Original Message -----
From: "Ken Lawrence" <kenlawrence124@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 21:24
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count


is jaws thought it was the email client of the user


-----Original Message-----
From: Adrian Spratt
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 7:35 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count

Ken,

Dave Carlson gave you clear instructions on how to stop JAWS from
verbalizing "bulk" in this context. Yes, it's annoying, but no one's
intentionally doing it to you and the fix is so simple.

As he later says, go ahead and have your ISP reject these messages as spam.
You'll miss a lot of good advice, but maybe for you that 's a small price.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Ken Lawrence
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 10:13 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count

got a question. with tghe3 word bulk in message after message, should I
start reporting all jaws messages that aren't a concern as spam or junk
mail?

-----Original Message-----
From: Tom Behler
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 6:08 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count

Well thanks, Peter.

I sure hope you're right!

Tom in Michigan


----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Holdstock" <peterholdstock@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 11:19 AM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count


If you haven't had many reset requests you'll be fine.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Tom Behler
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 12:57 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count

Well, Peter, I just completed the activation re-set form, so will
hopefully learn the outcome soon.

I am a bit distressed about FS's approach to the activation issue, since
we
all paid good money for various versions of Jaws over the years, but I
guess
that's the name of the game in the softwre design world today.

Tom in Michigan


----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Holdstock" <peterholdstock@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 7:44 AM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count


I used to do it over the website but FS once advised me that since I'm in
the UK, taking in to account time difference, public holidays etc it would
be best to contact my local distributor Sight and Sound. The last time
Sight and Sound went to reset my activations they were told by FS that
they couldn't do it. I then rang FS from the UK and had a debate with the
person on the helpdesk and she reset my activation but only to 1, not 3.

I'm finding so much more that NVDA is working better with than JAWS that
now I really won't be upgrading any further with JAWS after my SMA runs
out. I also intend to take up all my issues with FS.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Tom Behler
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 11:58 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count

Peter:

Are you trying to re-set your activation count via the web site, or over
the
phone?

I'm about to embark on this process myself, out of necessity, so a
curious
mind wants to know. (smile)

Tom in Michigan


----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Holdstock" <peterholdstock@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 3:31 AM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count


Hmm, they have now refused to reset mine to more than one at a time.
They claim I have had 33 activations in a few months. Can't think where
they get that figure from and very annoying. I'm in the process of
raising it as a complaint. They tried to sell me a dongle licence
instead.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 3:34 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count

They are nice, but don't ask more than once every few months. If you're
down
to 1 they will sometimes bump you back up to 3. But no more than 3.
Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my
comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But
I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Behler" <tombehler@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2011 17:36
Subject: [Bulk] Re: Question on activation count


That's what I thought, so my next question is "How liberal is FS when
it
comes to getting your activation count re-set if needed?

Tom in Michigan


----- Original Message -----
From: "David" <davidwhitehead1957@...>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@...>
Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2011 4:41 PM
Subject: RE: Question on activation count


Hello there;

No, you will only receive 3
Regardless of which version you use,


-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@...
[mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2011 4:29 PM
To: Jaws users e-mail list
Subject: Question on activation count

Hi, all.

I'm between computers here, and have a question about Jaws activation
counts.

I know I could call FS about this, but figured I might get a quicker
answer
from the list.

Regarding activations, does a single-license Jaws user like myself have
a
given number of activations for each separate version of Jaws, or is
the
allotted number of 3 activations constant across all versions of Jaws
collectively?

I am getting a couple of new computers set up for both office and
home,
and

am trying to figure out how best to proceed, while still keeping an
older
Windows XP machine around as a back-up in case that is needed as well.

I have Jaws 12, but a few earlier versions of Jaws that I could
probably
use if neded, if that would give me more activations to work with.

Thanks!

Tom from Michigan



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Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

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what racist comments has mostapha said i didnt think he was like that

On Mon, 22 Aug 2011 07:15 BST Ken Lawrence wrote:

Also spam@... works will kepp this handythanks he apparently has gotten it from here or maybe one of the NFB lists or even skype lists

-----Original Message----- From: Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:41 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Cc: blindwindows7@... ; ddots-l@...
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly
found the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to
ignore my public and private requests to not be mailed any more of
his political rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you
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The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending
emails, so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

Chris


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Re: What to do about XP machines

Tom Behler
 

Thanks to Elf and everyone for your continuing suggestions here.

I appreciate them very much.

For now, I think I'll save my head-aches for Windows 7, and keep Jaws 11 on my XP machine for a while.

Tom in Michigan

----- Original Message -----
From: "inthane" <inthaneelf@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 11:01 PM
Subject: Re: What to do about XP machines


I and my housemates have a house full of XP machines, and I have J 12 on 2 of them, but run J 11 on all of them, so I'd save the headaches for the new machine.

elf
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Behler" <tombehler@...>
To: "Jaws users e-mail list" <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 7:27 AM
Subject: What to do about XP machines


Hello, everyone.

In a recent post, I believe Adrian said the following:

"Many listers have reported flaws in JAWS 12,
possibly because it is more directed to Windows 7 than XP. ... I still use XP Pro,
and the warnings on this list have convinced me to stay with JAWS 11, even
though my SMA entitles me to JAWS 12."

The timing for this comment couldn't have been better in my case.

Although this is likely to change soon as my University switches us all completely over to Windows 7, my desktop at work is still an XP machine, and still has Jaws 11. The back-up PC I have at home is an XP machine, and that too has Jaws 11.

So, is the collective wisdom of the group to keep things as they are now on the XP machines, rather than installing Jaws 12 which seems to be geared more to Windows 7?

If this is true, you guys have just saved me some head-aches with my remaining XP computers, and I thank you sincerely for that.

I'll save my headaches for installing Jaws 12 on the new Windows 7 laptop the University will give me this week. (smile)

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Re: let us discuss jaws13 features

Peter Holdstock <peterholdstock@...>
 

Yeh definately and I for one would love new features but it would be nice if they listened to users for a change. Anyway apologies as that discussion has already been had numerous times.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Alex Stone
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 10:11 PM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: let us discuss jaws13 features

Peter, as a user I completely agree, but from a marketing point of view
they've got to be seen to be adding new stuff haven't they?
Cheers
Alex

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Peter Holdstock
Sent: 19 August 2011 08:34
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: let us discuss jaws13 features

I'd be happyier if they just focused on getting all the features from JAWS
12 working as well as possible.

Peter

-----Original Message-----
From: Alex Stone
Sent: Friday, August 19, 2011 12:52 AM
To: 'The Jaws for Windows support list.'
Subject: RE: let us discuss jaws13 features

Bhavesh, we can discuss jaws 13 features all we like, but the public beta
will be coming out in the next month or so. Therefore this conversation is
redundant, as fs have already decided what new features in jaws 13 will be.
Cheers
Alex

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of BHAVESH
Sent: 15 August 2011 17:36
To: The Jaws for Windows support mailing list
Subject: let us discuss jaws13 features

in this issue, i think even though it is late, we can discuss jaws13
features, which FS should add.
according to me, one feature that jaws13 should have is that it should
allow us to select the list of textual errors in a list view, and then
select which one to edit. this becomes easier to edit our preffered
text.

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Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

ken lawrence
 

Also spam@... works will kepp this handythanks he apparently has gotten it from here or maybe one of the NFB lists or even skype lists

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:41 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Cc: blindwindows7@... ; ddots-l@...
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly
found the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to
ignore my public and private requests to not be mailed any more of
his political rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you
receiving similar mail may wish to do likewise.
The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending
emails, so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

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Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

ken lawrence
 

You gottten em Huh? that prooves he's a fake. he I accidentally hit an r instead of an F he was told and he even had the guts to reply I told this mostafa he'll be sent to the government every time.also alerted my facebook friends.

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:58 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

that works too, but it doesn't discourage the sender from
continuing to annoy people.

At 11:47 PM 8/21/2011, you wrote:
I just block the email senders whose messages I no longer wish to receive. Plus I have a program on my blackberry which does much of the same.
Loreal
Sent on the Sprint® Now Network from my BlackBerry®

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart <@ve3rwj>
Sender: jfw-bounces@...
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 23:41:37
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.<jfw@...>
Reply-To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Cc: <blindwindows7@...>; <ddots-l@...>
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly
found the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to
ignore my public and private requests to not be mailed any more of
his political rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you
receiving similar mail may wish to do likewise.
The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending
emails, so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] To upgrade or not

Dave...
 

Adrian,

Yes, but if Cliff has an SMA linked to version 11, he is already in a
position where he either needs to purchase a new SMA to get version 12 (if
it's not already too late), or pay full price to get version 12 plus SMA for
version 13.

In other words, if he has 10 and an SMA the best he can do is 11 -- which in
my opinion is the best version out so far.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Adrian Spratt" <Adrian@...>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 21:43
Subject: [Bulk] RE: [Bulk] To upgrade or not


Dave, I think Cliff is saying he has an SMA for versions 11 and 12 but has
chosen to stay with JAWS 10.

Cliff, I suggest you install JAWS 11 and, only after that, JAWS 12. I find
JAWS 11, latest build, works pretty well. I've been discouraged by comments
on this list from installing JAWS 12, but doing so won't hurt your ability
to use JAWS 11. Then you can make your own tests to determine which works
better on your system and for your purposes.

Keep in mind that if you are an Excel user, Dave has demonstrated the
problems JAWS 12 has with Excel that JAWS 11 doesn't. If you are an MS
Access user, Ted has explained that only JAWS 10 works with it and not
versions 11 and 12.

I switch between different versions, going back to JAWS 9, based on what I
know works with each one.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Monday, August 22, 2011 12:33 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] To upgrade or not

Cliff,

Either way, if you have an SMA with version 10 you are allowed version 11 at
no extra charge. Version 12 will cost you. It doesn't matter if you choose
to skip a version, you are still not going to get an extra version.

So if you do have an SMA for version 10 you are already at the point where
you need to purchase a new SMA or buy JAWS at the regular street price.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Cliff Self" <cliff@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 17:04
Subject: [Bulk] To upgrade or not


I'm currently running Jaws 10 on an XP Home. My SMA entitles me to upgrade
to 11 or 12. Is there a compelling reason why I should do either. From the
previous thread, it sounds like the juryy's out on 12. Is 11 a vast
improvement over 10?

Cliff


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this has no pertinnance. [Bulk] Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

Shane Davidson <shane@...>
 

Folks;
This has nothing to do with JAWS or it's operations.
Information like this should be forwarded to the list owner/admins at
Jfw-owner@...
They in turn will decide weather it needs to be posted on list.
The information is helpful, but should be coming from list owners/admins and
not the casual user.
Please take this discussion off list.
Thanks.
Shane

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Tim
Sent: Monday, August 22, 2011 12:49 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I once had trouble with someone from another list refusing to take me off
his list. He persisted in sending me stories he wrote that were so full of
profanity that there was absolutely no appreciable art in them. I just black

listed his email address. I received a few emails shortly after that--none
of which I responded to. I have not received a single email from him for
quite some time.

Tim

----- Original Message -----
From: "Farfar on Laptop" <dgcarlson@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 11:38 PM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi


Chris and Ken,

Thanks for both those addresses. I'll make sure to send the next one to
them. Sure I can block them to my deleted items, but I don't want any
association with him and just receiving his mail makes me feel dirty by
association.

His refusal to remove me from his list on request is harassment.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Smart" <@ve3rwj>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 20:58
Subject: [Bulk] Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi


that works too, but it doesn't discourage the sender from
continuing to annoy people.

At 11:47 PM 8/21/2011, you wrote:
I just block the email senders whose messages I no longer wish to
receive. Plus I have a program on my blackberry which does much
of the same.
Loreal
Sent on the SprintR Now Network from my BlackBerryR

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart <@ve3rwj>
Sender: jfw-bounces@...
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 23:41:37
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.<jfw@...>
Reply-To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Cc: <blindwindows7@...>; <ddots-l@...>
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly
found the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to
ignore my public and private requests to not be mailed any more of
his political rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you
receiving similar mail may wish to do likewise.
The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending
emails, so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

Chris


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Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

Charles Coe
 

Got his messages also. Wasn't sure if others received them.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Ken Lawrence
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 11:06 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

You gottten em Huh? that prooves he's a fake. he I accidentally hit an r
instead of an F he was told and he even had the guts to reply I told this
mostafa he'll be sent to the government every time.also alerted my facebook
friends.

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:58 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

that works too, but it doesn't discourage the sender from continuing to
annoy people.

At 11:47 PM 8/21/2011, you wrote:
I just block the email senders whose messages I no longer wish to receive.
Plus I have a program on my blackberry which does much of the same.
Loreal
Sent on the SprintR Now Network from my BlackBerryR

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart <@ve3rwj>
Sender: jfw-bounces@...
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 23:41:37
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.<jfw@...>
Reply-To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Cc: <blindwindows7@...>; <ddots-l@...>
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly found
the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to ignore my
public and private requests to not be mailed any more of his political
rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you receiving similar
mail may wish to do likewise.
The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending emails,
so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

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Re: [Bulk] Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

Tim <tim@...>
 

I once had trouble with someone from another list refusing to take me off his list. He persisted in sending me stories he wrote that were so full of profanity that there was absolutely no appreciable art in them. I just black listed his email address. I received a few emails shortly after that--none of which I responded to. I have not received a single email from him for quite some time.

Tim

----- Original Message -----
From: "Farfar on Laptop" <dgcarlson@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 11:38 PM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi


Chris and Ken,

Thanks for both those addresses. I'll make sure to send the next one to
them. Sure I can block them to my deleted items, but I don't want any
association with him and just receiving his mail makes me feel dirty by
association.

His refusal to remove me from his list on request is harassment.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Smart" <@ve3rwj>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 20:58
Subject: [Bulk] Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi


that works too, but it doesn't discourage the sender from
continuing to annoy people.

At 11:47 PM 8/21/2011, you wrote:
I just block the email senders whose messages I no longer wish to
receive. Plus I have a program on my blackberry which does much
of the same.
Loreal
Sent on the Sprint® Now Network from my BlackBerry®

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart <@ve3rwj>
Sender: jfw-bounces@...
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 23:41:37
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.<jfw@...>
Reply-To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Cc: <blindwindows7@...>; <ddots-l@...>
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly
found the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to
ignore my public and private requests to not be mailed any more of
his political rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you
receiving similar mail may wish to do likewise.
The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending
emails, so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

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Re: [Bulk] To upgrade or not

Adrian Spratt
 

Dave, I think Cliff is saying he has an SMA for versions 11 and 12 but has
chosen to stay with JAWS 10.

Cliff, I suggest you install JAWS 11 and, only after that, JAWS 12. I find
JAWS 11, latest build, works pretty well. I've been discouraged by comments
on this list from installing JAWS 12, but doing so won't hurt your ability
to use JAWS 11. Then you can make your own tests to determine which works
better on your system and for your purposes.

Keep in mind that if you are an Excel user, Dave has demonstrated the
problems JAWS 12 has with Excel that JAWS 11 doesn't. If you are an MS
Access user, Ted has explained that only JAWS 10 works with it and not
versions 11 and 12.

I switch between different versions, going back to JAWS 9, based on what I
know works with each one.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@... [mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Farfar on Laptop
Sent: Monday, August 22, 2011 12:33 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: [Bulk] To upgrade or not

Cliff,

Either way, if you have an SMA with version 10 you are allowed version 11 at
no extra charge. Version 12 will cost you. It doesn't matter if you choose
to skip a version, you are still not going to get an extra version.

So if you do have an SMA for version 10 you are already at the point where
you need to purchase a new SMA or buy JAWS at the regular street price.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Cliff Self" <cliff@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 17:04
Subject: [Bulk] To upgrade or not


I'm currently running Jaws 10 on an XP Home. My SMA entitles me to upgrade
to 11 or 12. Is there a compelling reason why I should do either. From the
previous thread, it sounds like the juryy's out on 12. Is 11 a vast
improvement over 10?

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Re: [Bulk] Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

Dave...
 

Chris and Ken,

Thanks for both those addresses. I'll make sure to send the next one to
them. Sure I can block them to my deleted items, but I don't want any
association with him and just receiving his mail makes me feel dirty by
association.

His refusal to remove me from his list on request is harassment.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Smart" <@ve3rwj>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 20:58
Subject: [Bulk] Re: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi


that works too, but it doesn't discourage the sender from
continuing to annoy people.

At 11:47 PM 8/21/2011, you wrote:
I just block the email senders whose messages I no longer wish to
receive. Plus I have a program on my blackberry which does much
of the same.
Loreal
Sent on the Sprint® Now Network from my BlackBerry®

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Smart <@ve3rwj>
Sender: jfw-bounces@...
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 23:41:37
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.<jfw@...>
Reply-To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Cc: <blindwindows7@...>; <ddots-l@...>
Subject: Unwanted Racist Emails from Mostafa.al'madi

I wasn't going to post on this matter again. However, I quickly
found the place to report abuse to Gmail.l.

I believe Mostafa Al'Mahdy harvested my email address from this or
similar blindness-related listserves. Since he has chosen to
ignore my public and private requests to not be mailed any more of
his political rantings, I have reported him to Gmail. Those of you
receiving similar mail may wish to do likewise.
The form at this URL requests message headers, gmail user id of the
offending party, and the message body of one of the offending
emails, so be sure to have that handy to paste into the right places.

http://mail.google.com/support/bin/request.py?contact_type=abuse

Chris


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Re: [Bulk] To upgrade or not

Dave...
 

Cliff,

Either way, if you have an SMA with version 10 you are allowed version 11 at
no extra charge. Version 12 will cost you. It doesn't matter if you choose
to skip a version, you are still not going to get an extra version.

So if you do have an SMA for version 10 you are already at the point where
you need to purchase a new SMA or buy JAWS at the regular street price.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Cliff Self" <cliff@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 17:04
Subject: [Bulk] To upgrade or not


I'm currently running Jaws 10 on an XP Home. My SMA entitles me to upgrade
to 11 or 12. Is there a compelling reason why I should do either. From the
previous thread, it sounds like the juryy's out on 12. Is 11 a vast
improvement over 10?

Cliff


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Re: [Bulk] [Bulk] [Bulk] upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

Dave...
 

Narrator. Wouldn't that work?
Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerald Levy" <bwaylimited@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 15:31
Subject: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12



But how can you install JAWS for the first time from the FS download site on
a new computer if you don't have speech to begin with? Obviously, you have
to be able to visit the FS download page and locate the JAWS download link,
which would require speech or sighted help. Am I missing something?

Gerald


----- Original Message -----
From: "Farfar on Laptop" <dgcarlson@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 5:57 PM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Gerald,

No, and no.

You can install JAWS from the web version for the very first time on a new
computer. I've done this more than once. The CD is not required, as long
as
you know your authorization code. Have you written it somewhere in a very
safe place?

Adrian answered your other question.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my
comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerald Levy" <bwaylimited@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 13:08
Subject: [Bulk] Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12



Don't you need the installation CD to install JAWS on a new computer for
the
first time? Also, when you upgrade your SMA aren't you given a new
20-digit
authorization code that has to be entered during the installation?

Gerald


----- Original Message -----
From: "Farfar on Laptop" <dgcarlson@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 2:51 PM
Subject: Re: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Takes a few weeks. You can shorten the time by just downloading the
installer from the web site. It works either way.

Dave Carlson
From my Dell Latitude 630, currently not nearly close enough for my
comfort
to my Audio Recording and Mixing Studios, San Francisco Bay Area. But
I'll
try to remedy that situation.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerald Levy" <bwaylimited@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 10:43
Subject: [Bulk] Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12



Okay, here's a dumb question. If you upgrade your SMA online, will FS
send
you an installation CD for the version of JAWS you are upgrading to? If
so,
how long does it take for them to send it? The FS web site doesn't make
this clear.

Gerald


----- Original Message -----
From: "Adrian Spratt" <Adrian@...>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 12:04 PM
Subject: RE: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Gerald went to the FS website and corrected what I was careful to say
was
a
guess. If you count the cost of SMAs for those of us who stayed current
from
JAWS 7 to 12, FS's $400 price tag for JAWS 12 from 7 looks cheap.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@...
[mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Karen Hughes
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 11:40 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

who ever said anything about fair. they do this to everyone. karen

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerald Levy" <bwaylimited@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:57 AM
Subject: Re: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12



Full price! You mean FS doesn't even give you a break if you are
already
a loyal JAWS user? So somebody who is using an older version of JAWS
like
JAWS 7 or 8 would pay the same $1000 for JAWS 12 as somebody who has
never
used JAWS before? This just doesn't seem fair.

Gerald


----- Original Message -----
From: "Adrian Spratt" <Adrian@...>
To: "'The Jaws for Windows support list.'" <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:46 AM
Subject: RE: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12


Check with FS in the morning, but I suspect your friend would be asked
to
pay full price. I suggest waiting for the release of JAWS 13, which I
believe is anticipated in November. This way if your friend bought an
SMA
at
the same time, s/he would be eligible to upgrade to JAWS 14 without
additional charge. In addition, many listers have reported flaws in
JAWS
12,
possibly because it is more directed to Windows 7 than XP. I'm
assuming
someone using JAWS 7 hasn't yet switched to Windows 7. I still use XP
Pro,
and the warnings on this list have convinced me to stay with JAWS 11,
even
though my SMA entitles me to JAWS 12.

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounces@...
[mailto:jfw-bounces@...]
On Behalf Of Brian and Denise Albriton
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:34 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: upgrading jaws from 7 to 12

Has anyone move from jaws 7 to 12 and if so how much did it cost?
Checking on behalf of a friend.



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Re: Convert Kindle Books Programs!

inthane <inthaneelf@...>
 

you can find them here,


http://trades.alacorncomputer.com/downloads/kindle_converter.zip

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Matthew Bullis" <matthewbullis@...>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@...>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 3:25 PM
Subject: Re: Convert Kindle Books Programs!


Hello, I see that someone gave an expired link. Are the tools hard to
find, and do they work well enough with Jaws, or are they specifically
designed with screen reading in mind? My interest for this is to read these
books on the Braille Note, and not necessarily with Jaws on the computer. I
hadn't found any info or recordings about how to convert Kinddle books into
a more accessible format, so I'm glad someone brought the topic back up.
Thanks a lot.
Matthew

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