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moderated Re: Searching in a PDF file

Kevin Meyers <kevinmeyers@...>
 

Thanks...insert + control + f works. When I press insert plus f3 I get  the virtual html features list.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Dean Martineau
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:14 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Searching in a PDF file

 

I don’t know why they didn’t map Ctrl+F to JAWS Find as they have done with the browsers, but they have not done so.  Hence, to do a very effective JAWS Find in a PDF document while running Acrobat Reader, use Insert+Ctrl+F, Insert+F3 to Find Next.

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Kevin Meyers
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 10:01 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Searching in a PDF file

 

Hello, I’m using windows10  and Jaws2019 most recent version. I’m unable to perform a search in a PDF file. I press control f, type in some text and press enter. The only way I can get out of the search is press escape. Should I do this a different way? I tried to convert the PDF into a word doc and I couldn’t get it to work. I then highlighted the entire PDF, copied and then pasted it into a word doc. This messed it really bad. Any thoughts of what I can do


moderated Re: Picture Smart

Richard Turner
 

According to the help within Picture Smart, apparently not.

For the command insert+spacebar, p, then b, it says: An image on the clipboard can be described using the letter B

 

So, You just have to initiate that command while the image is “on the clipboard”.

If you use alt+printscreen, you can sve the image in your Pictures folder in a subfolder called Screen Shots.

Then, navigate to that folder and focus on the image file, and use the insert+spacebar followed by p then f for file.

 

 

Richard

 

🖖 Live long and prosper

 

 

Check out my web site at: www.turner42.com

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Rick Mladek
Sent: Friday, October 25, 2019 3:56 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Picture Smart

 

Do I not have to save this into my file of choice first?

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Randy Barnett
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:09 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Picture Smart

 

insert plus spacebar then  p then B.

On 10/24/2019 5:30 PM, Rick Mladek wrote:

Hi all,

 

I have been playing around with the prppint screen of which I have activated screen snipping when I do this.

 

When I go to my clipboard, the information is there for those who can see. However, is JAWS able to read this information captured? Picture Smart not able I believe, how would I read this information?

 

Thanks,

 

Rick

 

 


moderated Re: Picture Smart

Rick Mladek
 

Do I not have to save this into my file of choice first?

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Randy Barnett
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:09 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Picture Smart

 

insert plus spacebar then  p then B.

On 10/24/2019 5:30 PM, Rick Mladek wrote:

Hi all,

 

I have been playing around with the prppint screen of which I have activated screen snipping when I do this.

 

When I go to my clipboard, the information is there for those who can see. However, is JAWS able to read this information captured? Picture Smart not able I believe, how would I read this information?

 

Thanks,

 

Rick

 

 


moderated Re: Searching in a PDF file

Dean Martineau <topdot@...>
 

I don’t know why they didn’t map Ctrl+F to JAWS Find as they have done with the browsers, but they have not done so.  Hence, to do a very effective JAWS Find in a PDF document while running Acrobat Reader, use Insert+Ctrl+F, Insert+F3 to Find Next.

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Kevin Meyers
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 10:01 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Searching in a PDF file

 

Hello, I’m using windows10  and Jaws2019 most recent version. I’m unable to perform a search in a PDF file. I press control f, type in some text and press enter. The only way I can get out of the search is press escape. Should I do this a different way? I tried to convert the PDF into a word doc and I couldn’t get it to work. I then highlighted the entire PDF, copied and then pasted it into a word doc. This messed it really bad. Any thoughts of what I can do


moderated Re: Searching in a PDF file

Glenn / Lenny
 

You can save it as TXT and do control + F in notepad.
Also, did you try insert + control + F?
That might work in a PDF.
HTH.
Glenn

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:01 PM
Subject: Searching in a PDF file

Hello, I’m using windows10  and Jaws2019 most recent version. I’m unable to perform a search in a PDF file. I press control f, type in some text and press enter. The only way I can get out of the search is press escape. Should I do this a different way? I tried to convert the PDF into a word doc and I couldn’t get it to work. I then highlighted the entire PDF, copied and then pasted it into a word doc. This messed it really bad. Any thoughts of what I can do


moderated Searching in a PDF file

Kevin Meyers <kevinmeyers@...>
 

Hello, I’m using windows10  and Jaws2019 most recent version. I’m unable to perform a search in a PDF file. I press control f, type in some text and press enter. The only way I can get out of the search is press escape. Should I do this a different way? I tried to convert the PDF into a word doc and I couldn’t get it to work. I then highlighted the entire PDF, copied and then pasted it into a word doc. This messed it really bad. Any thoughts of what I can do


moderated Re: Picture Smart

Randy Barnett
 

insert plus spacebar then  p then B.

On 10/24/2019 5:30 PM, Rick Mladek wrote:

Hi all,

 

I have been playing around with the prppint screen of which I have activated screen snipping when I do this.

 

When I go to my clipboard, the information is there for those who can see. However, is JAWS able to read this information captured? Picture Smart not able I believe, how would I read this information?

 

Thanks,

 

Rick

 



moderated Picture Smart

Rick Mladek
 

Hi all,

 

I have been playing around with the print screen of which I have activated screen snipping when I do this.

 

When I go to my clipboard, the information is there for those who can see. However, is JAWS able to read this information captured? Picture Smart not able I believe, how would I read this information?

 

Thanks,

 

Rick

 


moderated JAWS 2020 beta 3 and Twitter

Orlando Enrique Fiol
 

Hi all. I'm trying to use Twitter on my Windows 10 desktop running the JAWS 2020 beta. There is a long list of keyboard shortcuts, but invoking them does nothing. Not only that, the key presses are not even spoken, even though I have keyboard character reading turned on. These keyboard shortcuts are not very practical anyway; is there an alternate Twitter site that doesn't use these shortcuts, or can they be made to work better in JAWS?
Many thanks,


Orlando Enrique Fiol
Ph.D. in Music Theory
University of Pennsylvania: November, 2018
Professional Pianist/Keyboardist, Percussionist, Arranger, Performer and Pedagogue
Home: (980) 585-1516
Mobile: (267) 971-7090
Email: ofiol@verizon.net


moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

mattias <mjonsson1986@...>
 

no it not work in the demo

it says it require a license

On 2019-10-24 22:03, Mike B wrote:

Hi Mattias,
 
It's in the J2020 demo and it's explained below.
 
Picture Smart for Describing Images with JAWS and Fusion
 
Picture Smart allows you to choose a photo and submit it to be analyzed. A description of the image is then displayed in the JAWS Results Viewer
window.
Descriptions might include details such as the number of people in the photo, recognizable landmarks, landscape details such as "outdoors with a
blue sky and green grass," if there are vehicles such as automobiles or trains, and
more. If there is text in the picture, it will OCR the text and provide that as well.
 
To use Picture Smart, press INSERT+SPACEBAR followed by P. Once the Picture
Smart layer is active, the following keystrokes are available:
 
list of 5 items
• A - Open the Picture Smart dialog box where you can acquire an image from
a flatbed scanner or the Freedom Scientific PEARL camera.
• F - Describes the currently selected image in File Explorer. Supported
images include BMP, JPEG, GIF, TIF, or PNG.
• C - Describes an image associated with the current control. For instance,
a graphic on a web page or in an email message.
• B - Describes the contents of the Windows Clipboard if it contains an
image.
• QUESTION MARK - Displays help for the Picture Smart layer.
list end
 
JAWS now also creates a new PictureSmart folder which is located in your user documents folder under My Pictures. If a single image is saved to this folder,
JAWS will automatically submit it for analyzing and display the resulting description.
 
To use Picture Smart, the "submit annonymous usage data" option must be enabled in Settings Center. This sends encrypted information to Freedom Scientific.
The images from Picture Smart are then submitted to the various services (such as Microsoft and Google) which analyze the images and returns the descriptions
back to us. These descriptions are then displayed in the Results Viewer. If you attempt to use Picture Smart and this setting is off, a message displays
prompting you to turn it on.
 
Note: Picture Smart is currently only available while in the English Language UI of JAWS and Fusion as the services that perform the image analysis do
not currently support international languages for descriptions of images. For users of localized versions of JAWS running in versions of Windows other
than English, you must switch the JAWS UI language to English to try out this feature. We plan to make Picture Smart available in more languages in the
future as these services continue to expand to include additional languages.
 

Take care.  Mike.  Sent from my iBarstool.  Go Rams!
Every man should marry.  After all, happiness is not the only thing in life.
----- Original Message -----
From: mattias
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:34 PM
Subject: Re: feature in jaws 2020

but the feature is not avaliable in the 2020 demo

are not a demo just to try features?

On 2019-10-24 21:17, Richard Turner wrote:
Are you talking about Picture Smart? That is also in 2019.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 11:59 AM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?





moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

mattias <mjonsson1986@...>
 

yes i found it

On 2019-10-24 21:53, Richard Turner wrote:
If you press insert+p,  followed by a question mark, you will get all the commands for Picture Smart.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 12:35 PM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:



maybe

but i cant find anny info in jaws help about how to use it

On 2019-10-24 21:17, Richard Turner wrote:
Are you talking about Picture Smart? That is also in 2019.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 11:59 AM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?





moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

Samuel Villa <Saleena81@...>
 

Picture Smart.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of mattias
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 10:59 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: feature in jaws 2020

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images But i cant find anything about it in jaws help Anyone no what i’m talk about?


moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

Mike B
 


Hi Mattias,
 
It's in the J2020 demo and it's explained below.
 
Picture Smart for Describing Images with JAWS and Fusion
 
Picture Smart allows you to choose a photo and submit it to be analyzed. A description of the image is then displayed in the JAWS Results Viewer
window.
Descriptions might include details such as the number of people in the photo, recognizable landmarks, landscape details such as "outdoors with a
blue sky and green grass," if there are vehicles such as automobiles or trains, and
more. If there is text in the picture, it will OCR the text and provide that as well.
 
To use Picture Smart, press INSERT+SPACEBAR followed by P. Once the Picture
Smart layer is active, the following keystrokes are available:
 
list of 5 items
• A - Open the Picture Smart dialog box where you can acquire an image from
a flatbed scanner or the Freedom Scientific PEARL camera.
• F - Describes the currently selected image in File Explorer. Supported
images include BMP, JPEG, GIF, TIF, or PNG.
• C - Describes an image associated with the current control. For instance,
a graphic on a web page or in an email message.
• B - Describes the contents of the Windows Clipboard if it contains an
image.
• QUESTION MARK - Displays help for the Picture Smart layer.
list end
 
JAWS now also creates a new PictureSmart folder which is located in your user documents folder under My Pictures. If a single image is saved to this folder,
JAWS will automatically submit it for analyzing and display the resulting description.
 
To use Picture Smart, the "submit annonymous usage data" option must be enabled in Settings Center. This sends encrypted information to Freedom Scientific.
The images from Picture Smart are then submitted to the various services (such as Microsoft and Google) which analyze the images and returns the descriptions
back to us. These descriptions are then displayed in the Results Viewer. If you attempt to use Picture Smart and this setting is off, a message displays
prompting you to turn it on.
 
Note: Picture Smart is currently only available while in the English Language UI of JAWS and Fusion as the services that perform the image analysis do
not currently support international languages for descriptions of images. For users of localized versions of JAWS running in versions of Windows other
than English, you must switch the JAWS UI language to English to try out this feature. We plan to make Picture Smart available in more languages in the
future as these services continue to expand to include additional languages.
 

Take care.  Mike.  Sent from my iBarstool.  Go Rams!
Every man should marry.  After all, happiness is not the only thing in life.

----- Original Message -----
From: mattias
Sent: Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:34 PM
Subject: Re: feature in jaws 2020

but the feature is not avaliable in the 2020 demo

are not a demo just to try features?

On 2019-10-24 21:17, Richard Turner wrote:
Are you talking about Picture Smart? That is also in 2019.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 11:59 AM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?





moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

Richard Turner
 

If you press insert+p,  followed by a question mark, you will get all the commands for Picture Smart.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 12:35 PM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:



maybe

but i cant find anny info in jaws help about how to use it

On 2019-10-24 21:17, Richard Turner wrote:
Are you talking about Picture Smart? That is also in 2019.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 11:59 AM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?





moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

mattias <mjonsson1986@...>
 

but the feature is not avaliable in the 2020 demo

are not a demo just to try features?

On 2019-10-24 21:17, Richard Turner wrote:
Are you talking about Picture Smart? That is also in 2019.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 11:59 AM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?





moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

mattias <mjonsson1986@...>
 

maybe

but i cant find anny info in jaws help about how to use it

On 2019-10-24 21:17, Richard Turner wrote:
Are you talking about Picture Smart? That is also in 2019.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 11:59 AM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?





moderated Re: feature in jaws 2020

Richard Turner
 

Are you talking about Picture Smart? That is also in 2019.




Richard
"Reality is the leading cause of stress for those who are in touch with it." 
-- from The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner


On Oct 24, 2019, at 11:59 AM, mattias <mjonsson1986@...> wrote:

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?





moderated feature in jaws 2020

mattias <mjonsson1986@...>
 

I Heard about a feature in jaws 2020 called smart image or something
If i understand correct the feature is able to describe images
But i cant find anything about it in jaws help
Anyone no what i’m talk about?


moderated Dropbox Scripts For Jaws by Doug Lee

Mike B
 

Hi All,
 
Below is a link to the website for Jaws scripts for Dropbox.  They can't be used in any Jaws version older than Jaws 17.  The website will have all information including how to install.
 

 
Take care.  Mike.  Sent from my iBarstool.  Go Rams!
Every man should marry.  After all, happiness is not the only thing in life.


moderated Re: how to delete" stubborn" e-mail

Don Walls
 

David, what works for me is to hit enter, then the space bar to clear the error message, and then the regular delete key should work. Once removed to your deleted folder, you can delete from there as per normal.

Don

-----Original Message-----
From: David Pearson
Sent: Wednesday, October 23, 2019 10:27 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: how to delete" stubborn" e-mail

Hello list:

One of the e-mails in my (WLM) in box is proving difficult to delete. When
I press the "d" key, a bell sounds followed by the message: "An unknown
error has occurred". This has happened before, and can't remember the
procedure to delete this particular message. Other "unwanted" messages can
be deleted in the usual manner.

Sincerely,



David S. Pearson

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