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Re: FREE ACCESSIBLE PROGRAM TO CHECK MY HDD HEALTH

Mario
 

Marvin, you can take a look at Crystal Disk Info:
https://crystalmark.info/download/index-e.html

I am not sure as to it's accessibility or accuracy.

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From: Marvin Hunkin via Groups.Io [mailto:neilmarvin=yahoo.com@groups.io]
Sent: Wed, Jan 2, 2019 4:44 AM EST
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: FREE ACCESSIBLE PROGRAM TO CHECK MY HDD HEALTH

HI, THE TOSHIBA HDD DIAGNOSIS PROGRAM, WILL NOT SWITCH TO THE SCAN TAB.
AND WHERE DO I GET A MORE ACCESSIBLE PC DIAGNOSTIC SOFTWARE. WANT TO
CHECK THE HEALTH OF MY HDD.

ANY IDEAS.

MARVIN.


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Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

dennis
 

this is happening to me with thunderbird and atatchments. only closing and reopening jaws doesn't help in this case.

On 1/2/2019 7:53 AM, Shirley Tracy wrote:

Oops, I forgot to say that this is happening to me with Windows Mail. I don’t have the Outlook, but it is frustrating to keep having to unload JAWS and start it again to read messages.

 

 

Shirley Tracy

 

From: Shirley Tracy via Groups.Io
Sent: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 8:50 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

This keeps happening to me with JAWS 2018 and Windows 10, although it is intermittent. I was hoping that JAWS 2019 would fix the problem. Guess not?

 

 

 

Shirley Tracy

 

From: Melissa Stott
Sent: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 5:44 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

I too have had this issue, and I too find that the only way to resolve this, is to unload and reload Jaws.

 

Melissa

 

From: Jessica D
Sent: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 8:07 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

Hi,

 

I’m using a windows 10 laptop with Jaws2019, latest version, and jaws refuses to read the message list.

 

Its as if jaws doesn’t even see it.

 

What can I do?

 

Thanks,

 

Jessica

 

 

 

 

 


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Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

Shirley Tracy
 

Oops, I forgot to say that this is happening to me with Windows Mail. I don’t have the Outlook, but it is frustrating to keep having to unload JAWS and start it again to read messages.

 

 

Shirley Tracy

 

From: Shirley Tracy via Groups.Io
Sent: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 8:50 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

This keeps happening to me with JAWS 2018 and Windows 10, although it is intermittent. I was hoping that JAWS 2019 would fix the problem. Guess not?

 

 

 

Shirley Tracy

 

From: Melissa Stott
Sent: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 5:44 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

I too have had this issue, and I too find that the only way to resolve this, is to unload and reload Jaws.

 

Melissa

 

From: Jessica D
Sent: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 8:07 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

Hi,

 

I’m using a windows 10 laptop with Jaws2019, latest version, and jaws refuses to read the message list.

 

Its as if jaws doesn’t even see it.

 

What can I do?

 

Thanks,

 

Jessica

 

 

 

 

 

Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

Shirley Tracy
 

This keeps happening to me with JAWS 2018 and Windows 10, although it is intermittent. I was hoping that JAWS 2019 would fix the problem. Guess not?

 

 

 

Shirley Tracy

 

From: Melissa Stott
Sent: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 5:44 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

I too have had this issue, and I too find that the only way to resolve this, is to unload and reload Jaws.

 

Melissa

 

From: Jessica D
Sent: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 8:07 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

Hi,

 

I’m using a windows 10 laptop with Jaws2019, latest version, and jaws refuses to read the message list.

 

Its as if jaws doesn’t even see it.

 

What can I do?

 

Thanks,

 

Jessica

 

 

 

 

Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

Melissa Stott
 

I too have had this issue, and I too find that the only way to resolve this, is to unload and reload Jaws.

 

Melissa

 

From: Jessica D
Sent: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 8:07 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

Hi,

 

I’m using a windows 10 laptop with Jaws2019, latest version, and jaws refuses to read the message list.

 

Its as if jaws doesn’t even see it.

 

What can I do?

 

Thanks,

 

Jessica

 

 

 

FREE ACCESSIBLE PROGRAM TO CHECK MY HDD HEALTH

Marvin Hunkin <neilmarvin@...>
 

HI, THE TOSHIBA HDD DIAGNOSIS PROGRAM, WILL NOT SWITCH TO THE SCAN TAB. AND WHERE DO I GET A MORE ACCESSIBLE PC DIAGNOSTIC SOFTWARE. WANT TO CHECK THE HEALTH OF MY HDD.

ANY IDEAS.

MARVIN.


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pc utlity for a toshiba laptop

Marvin Hunkin <neilmarvin@...>
 

Hi, was wondering, is there a utility for my Toshiba satellite pro c-50-a, which will tell me the health of my hardware on my systems.

Any ideas.

Wondering if my hard disk is starting to go. Jaws takes forever to load, after a while. So thinking about getting a Lenovo laptop.

So, any ideas.

Any sites or software you use, if any Toshiba users here.

Marvin.

Ps: did get the pc health monitor, but does not give me much info.

 


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Re: Browser used with research it

Chris Hill
 

I don't think it can be easily changed, it does not respect the default browser setting in windows.  Maybe some day they will do it in the expected manner, but there may be a good reason why it is done the way it is.  It isn't a problem now that I fixed some ad-on issues I was having with ie.

On 1/1/2019 16:11, Joseph Norton wrote:

Sent from my iPhone hi listers:

Whenever I use the research it function to look up anything jaws always wants to use Internet explorer as the browser.

Is there anyway to change the browser that research it uses?.

Thanks.

Re: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

Tom <tomcat509@...>
 

Hi Jessica,

 

Yes, I have had this problem from time to time and the only solution  seems to be to unload and reload Jaws.  If this does not work then reboot your system.

 

HTH

Tom

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Jessica D
Sent: Wednesday, 2 January 2019 11:08 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

 

Hi,

 

I’m using a windows 10 laptop with Jaws2019, latest version, and jaws refuses to read the message list.

 

Its as if jaws doesn’t even see it.

 

What can I do?

 

Thanks,

 

Jessica

 

 

jaws2019, latest version not reading message list in Outlook

Jessica D
 

Hi,

 

I’m using a windows 10 laptop with Jaws2019, latest version, and jaws refuses to read the message list.

 

Its as if jaws doesn’t even see it.

 

What can I do?

 

Thanks,

 

Jessica

 

 

Re: Browser used with research it

Dan Longmore
 

What is your Default browser set to? If Internet Explorer then Research it
is most likely using that setting.

Dan

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Joseph Norton
Sent: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 5:11 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Browser used with research it



Sent from my iPhone hi listers:

Whenever I use the research it function to look up anything jaws always
wants to use Internet explorer as the browser.

Is there anyway to change the browser that research it uses?.

Thanks.

Browser used with research it

Joseph Norton
 

Sent from my iPhone hi listers:

Whenever I use the research it function to look up anything jaws always wants to use Internet explorer as the browser.

Is there anyway to change the browser that research it uses?.

Thanks.

List Rules - Tue, 01/01/2019 #cal-notice

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List Rules

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**List Policies**

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Re: audacity scripts

Nino Dagostino
 

"smile" I know we are not to say thank you but thank you

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Monday, December 31, 2018 3:04 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: audacity scripts

Nino, here's the executable installer
https://github.com/campg2j003/JAWS-Script-for-Audacity/releases/download/rel
2.2.2-beta-2018-10-25/Jaws-Script-for-Audacity_2_2_2-beta-2018-10-25.exe


-------- Original Message --------
From: Nino Dagostino [mailto:ndagostino3@...]
Sent: Mon, Dec 31, 2018 1:36 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: audacity scripts

Hello:

Is there any way to install the audacity scripts with out using an msi file?

Thank you.

Re: audacity scripts

Mario
 

-------- Original Message --------
From: Nino Dagostino [mailto:ndagostino3@...]
Sent: Mon, Dec 31, 2018 1:36 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: audacity scripts

Hello:

Is there any way to install the audacity scripts with out using an msi file?

Thank you.

Re: google drive and gmail

 

In Gmail you can use the operator in: attached to a mailbox name to show only messages in that box and I find using in:trash in the search box much easier than digging for it in the controls on the Gmail page.  Once Trash is shown, there is a link at the top of the page that reads Empty trash now which does precisely what it says.

In Google Drive, there is a control Trash (with a capital T) that when activated will show your trash folder.  Once that folder is actually showing, there is another dropdown control, labeled Trash as well, that when activated gives you the option to Empty Trash.  [It's also possible to restore an item or items in trash to their former locations, just like Recycle Bin in Windows.]

--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

   Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem — neat, plausible, and wrong.

         ~ H.L. Mencken, AKA The Sage of Baltimore

google drive and gmail

Nino Dagostino
 

Hello:

 

How delete all of the trash in Gmail and google drive?

 

Thank you any help would be appreciated.

 

 

audacity scripts

Nino Dagostino
 

Hello:

 

Is there any way to install the audacity scripts with out using an msi file?

 

Thank you.

 

 

jaws not reading automatically when an idicator on webpage changes

mike mcglashon
 

Hey guys:

 

Jaws 2019 here, win10,

 

Am using marketwatch.com for this example;

I think there is a bug with jaws, at least 2018 and 2019;

I put the virtual cursor on a stock that is continuously changing,

When I do, the braille display changes and shows the change whenever the ticker changes;

However, with jaws virtual cursor on that line, jaws does not read the changed line automatically,

In fact, it says nothing, yet the braile display keeps up with the change;

“I wish jaws to speak the change whenever the line changes;

How do I do this?

 

 

 

Mike mcglashon

Email: Michael.mcglashon@...

Ph: 618 783 9331

 

Re: elementary question

David Goldfield
 

I should also say that Office 365 will offer more actual features over time, whereas the boxed copy or perpetual license only offers bug fixes and security updates. I may be wrong about this but I had the impression that improvements to accessibility might not appear with subsequent updates to Office 2016 or 2019 but they could roll out with updates to Office 365. If I am wrong about this I would appreciate being informed.

David Goldfield, Assistive Technology Specialist WWW.David-Goldfield.Com

On 12/30/2018 4:30 PM, Sieghard Weitzel wrote:

You should get an Office 365 subscription which entitles you to download whatever latest version of the Office apps exist. In addition it comes with 1 Tb of OneCloud storage and if you have a good friend or family member you could share it, the $99 family plan is good for up to 5 or 6 people and each of them get the 1 Tb of storage and can download the apps on up to 5 devices. If it is just yourself you could get an individual subscription for I think $59 a year.

Going forward you will find that you will get the most up-to-date functionality and scripts if you are running the subscription version. As of Jaws 2019 Freedom Scientific has separated the scripts for the retail version and the subscription version and since a large majority of people and companies opt for the subscription model nowadays it will get more attention.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Richard Fiorello
Sent: Tuesday, December 25, 2018 9:59 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: elementary question

 

Hi;

I am a new list member.  I received a pc running windows ten professional and I can use up to jaws 2019.  I plan to purchase some version of office and although they all theoretically work perfectly, I wonder which version is likely to give me the least grief and if there are any versions I should consider avoiding?

Many thanks

Richard