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Re: Jaws check for updates

 

Hi Don,

 

I just tried this and while I currently have no updates I did have to press Alt+Tab to get to the dialogue with the message I was up to date and the OK button.

I suggest you provide this feedback to Freedom Scientific, it could be more a result of how Windows 10 does things, but it certainly won't hurt for them to take a look at it and, if it is a bug they can do something about then hopefully it will be fixed in a future update. I am on the Jaws beta list and will provide this feedback as well, but you should as well via the JAWS for Windows Beta Report Form, clicking on this link takes you straight there.

 

Regards,

Sieghard

 

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Don H
Sent: Sunday, October 7, 2018 3:55 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Jaws check for updates

 

When I open the Jaws 2018 or 2019 beta ui and go to help then check for

updates Jaws presents a dialog that jaws will not read until you do a

couple of alt tabs to get focus on the dialog box.  Why doesn't Jaws

automatically read dialog boxes it creates?

 

 

 


Re: Using Macrium Reflect Version 7 to Take A Full System Image Backup

Gudrun Brunot
 

Bless you, Brian.



Gudrun

Please note my new email of brunotgudrun@...

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Sunday, October 07, 2018 10:18 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Using Macrium Reflect Version 7 to Take A Full System Image Backup

Now, for anyone wanting the latest version of the Macrium 7.1 installer, who doesn't want to have to dig through the steps at the website to eventually download it, I've put it on my Google Drive: Macrium 7.1 Full Installer <https://drive.google.com/uc?export=download&id=1ZyAnnQdVZg766iRVVUW_x54iYf2M2xuu> .

When you activate that link you'll probably get a blank browser tab, followed moments later by a save dialog that asks where you'd like to save the .exe file.
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Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134

A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.

~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back


Jaws check for updates

Don H
 

When I open the Jaws 2018 or 2019 beta ui and go to help then check for updates Jaws presents a dialog that jaws will not read until you do a couple of alt tabs to get focus on the dialog box.  Why doesn't Jaws automatically read dialog boxes it creates?


Re: Installing windows10

 

On Sun, Oct 7, 2018 at 03:28 PM, Mario wrote:
can a bootable USB thumb drive be created by burning the ISO using any burning program?
Yes, and I use Rufus to create these routinely.  I prefer to download the ISO and keep it in case I want a second (or Nth) bootable USB drive.

Lots of folks prefer to allow the Media Creation Tool to create the bootable USB media.
 
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Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134  

    A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.

          ~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back


Re: Installing windows10

 

I am pretty sure Rufus can do this, but then again if you use the Media Creation Tool it can also do it.

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mario
Sent: Sunday, October 7, 2018 12:28 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Installing windows10

anybody who knows, instead of a DVD, can a bootable USB thumb drive be
created by burning the ISO using any burning program?


-------- Original Message --------
From: Brian Vogel [mailto:@britechguy]
Sent: Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 12:01 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Installing windows10

Sieghard,

          Just FYI, in reality the two options with regard to not
upgrading this machine now are having the MCT directly create a bootable
USB drive, or downloading the ISO.  If you want the ISO on optical media
you have to use a burning utility to transfer the image file to DVD.
That, or you can use Rufus to create a bootable USB.  There is no
"direct to DVD" option.

--

Brian *-*Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134

/A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need
for illusion is deep./

          ~ Saul Bellow, /To Jerusalem and Back/


Re: Installing windows10

Mario
 

anybody who knows, instead of a DVD, can a bootable USB thumb drive be
created by burning the ISO using any burning program?

-------- Original Message --------
From: Brian Vogel [mailto:@britechguy]
Sent: Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 12:01 PM EST
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Installing windows10

Sieghard,

          Just FYI, in reality the two options with regard to not
upgrading this machine now are having the MCT directly create a bootable
USB drive, or downloading the ISO.  If you want the ISO on optical media
you have to use a burning utility to transfer the image file to DVD.
That, or you can use Rufus to create a bootable USB.  There is no
"direct to DVD" option.

--

Brian *-*Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134

/A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need
for illusion is deep./

          ~ Saul Bellow, /To Jerusalem and Back/


Re: Using Macrium Reflect Version 7 to Take A Full System Image Backup

 

Now, for anyone wanting the latest version of the Macrium 7.1 installer, who doesn't want to have to dig through the steps at the website to eventually download it, I've put it on my Google Drive:  Macrium 7.1 Full Installer.

When you activate that link you'll probably get a blank browser tab, followed moments later by a save dialog that asks where you'd like to save the .exe file.
--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134  

    A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.

          ~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back


Re: Installing windows10

 

Sieghard,

          Just FYI, in reality the two options with regard to not upgrading this machine now are having the MCT directly create a bootable USB drive, or downloading the ISO.  If you want the ISO on optical media you have to use a burning utility to transfer the image file to DVD.  That, or you can use Rufus to create a bootable USB.  There is no "direct to DVD" option.

--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134  

    A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.

          ~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back


Re: Installing windows10

 

When I download the Media Creation Tool and then run the executable I get a message like “Getting a few things read”, then after a bit it comes up with the software license agreement which of course you have to agree to. Then it again says “Getting a few things ready” and then after another 10 or 20 seconds I am presented with the following options:

 

What do you want to do?

Upgrade this PC now radio button checked  1 of 2

Create installation media (USB flash drive, DVD, or ISO file) for another PC radio button checked 2 of 2

Back Button Alt+B

Next Button alt+N

 

By default you land on “Upgrade this PC Now”, but if you down arrow you get to the other radio button, then just press Alt+N for Next and you will be asked what media you want to use, e.g. a USB Drive, make an ISO file or make a DVD. I haven’t had a DVD drive on a computer for years but I assume that if you do and you have a writeable DVD in it then you can select this drive and it wil then download Windows 10 and create the DVD.

 

Regards,

Sieghard

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Nino Dagostino
Sent: Sunday, October 7, 2018 8:44 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Installing windows10

 

Hello:

 

How do I create a boot disk so I can install windows10?

 

I downloaded the media creation tool but it wants to install windows10 right away .

 

I want to boot off my cdrom.

 

I cant get usb disks to boot from this computer.

 

Any help would be appreciated.

 

 


Installing windows10

Nino Dagostino
 

Hello:

 

How do I create a boot disk so I can install windows10?

 

I downloaded the media creation tool but it wants to install windows10 right away .

 

I want to boot off my cdrom.

 

I cant get usb disks to boot from this computer.

 

Any help would be appreciated.

 

 


Re: May need alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader

Joseph Norton
 

Hi Bill:

I updated to the fall build of Windows 10 (actually, I did a full
install), and, I had the same result you did with Adobe Reader DC. It
now goes to 100 per cent reading that document. I'll try it with some
others too.

Weird how that one thing fixed it.

Thanks again for the tip.

On 10/4/18, Joseph Norton <joseph.norton@...> wrote:
Hi Bill thanks very much for the tip
On Oct 4, 2018, at 3:40 AM, Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
wrote:

Hi, Joseph. This is concerning your problem with Adobe Acrobat Reader DC,
and Windows 10, getting stuck at 89 percent. I recently upgraded my
computer from Windows 10, version 1803 to version 1809, (OS Build
17763.1). Since upgrading, I rescanned the Using FreeDos pdf with which
you were having trouble, when Adobe Reader was set to “Infer Reading Order
From Document”. Now that I have upgraded, the document no longer gets
stuck at 89 percent. If you upgrade your system to Windows 10, version
1809 through the System Updates under Settings>Update And Security, It
would be safe now for you to scan your pdf with the default settings in
Adobe Reader DC. You no longer need to use “Use Reading Order In Raw Print
Stream. The document will scan slower, but you might get a better
rendering of the document. This is because the default setting, “Infer
Reading Order From Document”, observes and processes the document with any
tags within the document.

Bill White

billwhite92701@...

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Joseph
Norton
Sent: Friday, September 21, 2018 10:26 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: May need alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader

Thanks, I’ll give that a look.

The document is pretty straight forward, but, Adobe freezes in the middle
of processing—maybe that’s actually JFW freezing. Maybe Adobe is just
fine with it.

However, NVDA doesn’t like it either.

Just in case anyone wants to look at it, it’s an eBook on using FreeDOS.

The file is at:

http://www.freedos.org/ebook/download/using-freedos-24.pdf



From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of JM Casey
Sent: Friday, September 21, 2018 12:12 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: May need alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader

Acrobat is always kind of sluggish.
If it’s not a scanned image document and is straightforward in general
(iE, an etext or something), you can use qRead. It’s a nice little
programme that very quickly opens pdf and epub files. I like it because
it’s very fast. However it doesn’t have many of the features Adobe has.
It’s generally meant for books or similar context with straightforward,
linear text.

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Joseph Norton
Sent: September 21, 2018 11:42 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: May need alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader

Hi listers:

Recently, I have been needing to access some PDF’s. For some reason,
whenever I try to use Acrobat Reader DC, the program seems to be very
sluggish, sometimes, even unresponsive. Is this becoming a problem? If
so, is there another solution that will work better with JFW?

Thanks!



Re: Using Macrium Reflect Version 7 to Take A Full System Image Backup

 

I had forgotten that Steve Matzura posted a direct link to a download site for Windows PE (Windows Preinstallation Environment) versions that are set up to talk when they run using NVDA.   That site is:  http://www.opopanax.net/download/ 

I have not used any of these talking Windows PE ISOs, but I have no reason whatsoever to believe they would not work.  The correct one for your system could be downloaded on its own, and then you could just download the Macrium Reflect software without Windows PE.

You would still need to create the Macrium recovery media, which should then use the talking Windows PE to build it.
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Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134  

    A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.

          ~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back


Re: Sound after Win 10 1809 update

Richard Turner
 

Thanks Jonas,

I did a Dell Bios update this morning and the sound isn’t quite so tin-can like.

 

Would you recommend the Dell Audio manager?

 

That does not seem to be present on my system.

 

Thanks,

Richard

 

 

 

“Definition of an expert: An ex is a has-been and a spirt is a drip under pressure.” – Bruce U. Utah Phillips

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Jonas Voll
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 5:38 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Sound after Win 10 1809 update

 

Well, you can chek in your sound setting and see if turn off all enhancements are unchekt!

Did you get  the dell update tool?

Try to see if you may have a Bios update!

Do you have the Dell audio maneger installed?

Only other you may try is to uninstall the drivers and re install!

FYi, Intel® display audio,is probably  like an HBMI audio and a Realtek Audio, is probley your 3.5 MM audio!

 

 

 

Jonas Voll
Support Technician I
Envision, Inc.
2301 S Water ST
Wichita, KS 67213
O: 316-425-7141
F: 316-267-4312
www.envisionus.com

Envision: To improve the quality of life and provide inspiration and opportunity for people who are blind or visually impaired through employment, outreach, rehabilitation, education and research.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Richard Turner
Sent: Thursday, October 4, 2018 9:25 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Sound after Win 10 1809 update

 

Jonas,

Under the sound, video and game controller in Device Manager, I have listed: Intel® display audio, and a Realtek Audio.

I’ve had no luck with updating drivers, in fact, it says no driver is needed or installed for the Realtek audio.

I’m not sure explaining this to Microsoft Accessibility will get me very far, but any suggestions left?

 

Thanks,

Richard

 

 

 

“Definition of an expert: An ex is a has-been and a spirt is a drip under pressure.” – Bruce U. Utah Phillips

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Jonas Voll
Sent: Thursday, October 4, 2018 10:11 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Sound after Win 10 1809 update

 

Yes I had the same problem, I installed the Dell sound drivers!

You can get from Dell web site or use the Dell update manager

FYI, check your device maneger and see if the sound is using Windows drivers or Dell drivers!

 

 

 

Jonas Voll
Support Technician I
Envision, Inc.
2301 S Water ST
Wichita, KS 67213
O: 316-425-7141
F: 316-267-4312
www.envisionus.com

Envision: To improve the quality of life and provide inspiration and opportunity for people who are blind or visually impaired through employment, outreach, rehabilitation, education and research.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Richard Turner
Sent: Thursday, October 4, 2018 8:54 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: Sound after Win 10 1809 update

 

I have a Dell Inspiron laptop and after updating to version 1809, the sound quality is in the toilet.

It sounds like someone talking through a tin can.

This is one of those built-in sound cards that have almost know adjustability.

 

Anyone else finding this?

 

Richard

 

 

 

“Definition of an expert: An ex is a has-been and a spirt is a drip under pressure.” – Bruce U. Utah Phillips

 

 
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Re: how to get to attachments in Outlook

Kimber Gardner
 

I recently had this problem myself. The critical piece for me was to
ensure that preview attachments is turned off. Once I did that, the
described methods and keystrokes worked for me. I believe attachment
preview is turned on and off in trust center settings under options.
If you need specific instructions let me know and I'll dig a little
deeper and figure out exactly how I accomplished this.

Kim

On 10/5/18, Dean Martineau <topdot@...> wrote:
Using JAWS, with the message open, insert+a brings up the attachment list.
Shift+tab from the message body should show the attachment list, right
arrow
through it. You can also press alt+f, M to save all attachments.



Thought-provoking reading: <http://bahaiteachings.org/>
http://bahaiteachings.org



From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Stan Holdeman
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 6:51 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: how to get to attachments in Outlook



Listers: Please remind me of key combo to get to the attachment in an
Outlook message.



Windows 10 v.1803 and Jaws 2018.



Stan








--
Kimberly


Re: Using Macrium Reflect Version 7 to Take A Full System Image Backup

David Bailes
 

Hi Brian,
thanks for the information. I had previously tried Macrium reflect using a standard user account, and found it to be inaccessible using screen readers. But having read your post, I tried it using an admin account, and found that it was accessible, as you've said.
I've used Macrium relect for quite a while, and it seems to have a good reputation.

David.


On Sat, Oct 6, 2018 at 04:13 AM, Brian Vogel wrote:
There has been much discussion on several groups about an entirely accessible backup utility with regard to actually taking a full system image backup.  I have yet to find a backup and recovery utility that is 100% accessible in all respects, but Macrium Reflect, Version 7, is 100% accessible for creating a full system image backup for "the typical user" who keeps the typical disc arrangement under Windows where all OS files and user data files are on the C: drive.

Given what's been happening over the last several days with the Windows 10 Version 1809 feature update it is really critical to take a full system image backup before it is applied.

Here's the link to download the step-by-step instructions, along with notes about setting things up, in MS-Word format:

Using Macrium Reflect With a Screen Reader To Take a Full System Image Backup

You should be presented with a Save dialog shortly after activating the link. 

I went through this process from beginning to end using NVDA to control everything.  I cannot imagine that things should be different in JAWS and possibly even Narrator.  If there are any significant differences that you encounter please share them on this topic.
--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134  

    A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.

          ~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back


Using Macrium Reflect Version 7 to Take A Full System Image Backup

 

There has been much discussion on several groups about an entirely accessible backup utility with regard to actually taking a full system image backup.  I have yet to find a backup and recovery utility that is 100% accessible in all respects, but Macrium Reflect, Version 7, is 100% accessible for creating a full system image backup for "the typical user" who keeps the typical disc arrangement under Windows where all OS files and user data files are on the C: drive.

Given what's been happening over the last several days with the Windows 10 Version 1809 feature update it is really critical to take a full system image backup before it is applied.

Here's the link to download the step-by-step instructions, along with notes about setting things up, in MS-Word format:

Using Macrium Reflect With a Screen Reader To Take a Full System Image Backup

You should be presented with a Save dialog shortly after activating the link. 

I went through this process from beginning to end using NVDA to control everything.  I cannot imagine that things should be different in JAWS and possibly even Narrator.  If there are any significant differences that you encounter please share them on this topic.
--

Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134  

    A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.

          ~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back


Re: word count in MS word document

Laura Richardson
 

Pressing control, shift plus G will provide much information; words, lines, characters with and without spaces, paragraphs and maybe one or two other bits of info.

 

Laura

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 2:23 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Yes, Kevin. If you go to your Status Line using F6, you can right click with your Applications key, or SHIFT plus F10, and check what is included on the status line. One of these options is Word Count.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kevin Meyers
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 10:17 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Bill, I pressed F6 twice. I get the message “return to reading”. I couldn’t tab or arrow anywhere. Wonder if I need to setup some option in word to allow the use of two F6 keys. When it comes down to it, I have the key strokes of alt/r/w or control/shift/g.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 11:20 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

F6 twice will get you to the status bar. From here, your arrows will show you word count, as well as other items.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kevin Meyers
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 9:12 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: word count in MS word document

 

Hello, Is there a key stroke to get the word count in a MS word 2016 document? I’m using Windows 10 and Jaws 2018.

Thanks,

Kevin

 


Re: word count in MS word document

Bob Hicks
 

As soon as I responded, I thought what am I talking about, a fourth place team.  They were above 500, but just barely!  Go Dodgers!

 

Have a great day, 73

 

Bob Hicks, KC8CR

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Mike B.
Sent: Friday, October 05, 2018 3:09 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

They'll have to wait for a few years at the rate they're going!  LOL 

Take care.  Mike.  Go Dodgers!
Sent from my iBarstool.
Arguing with a woman is like reading a software license agreement.  In the end you have to ignore everything, & click I agree.

----- Original Message -----

From: Bob Hicks

Sent: Friday, October 05, 2018 11:16 AM

Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

But what about the Pirates!

 

Have a great day, 73

 

Bob Hicks, KC8CR

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kevin Meyers
Sent: Friday, October 05, 2018 1:13 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Mike, Thanks. Another set of keys to get the count information. It is not go Dodgers…it is go Brewers!

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Mike B.
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 11:49 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Hi Kevin,

 

The keystroke, Control, Shift + G, will give you what you want plus more.

Take care.  Mike.  Go Dodgers!
Sent from my iBarstool.
Arguing with a woman is like reading a software license agreement.  In the end you have to ignore everything, & click I agree.

----- Original Message -----

Sent: Friday, October 05, 2018 9:23 AM

Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Bill, thanks for the key strokes. Alt R and w has the information on the screen so I can review it much closer without having to press the jaws key and page down multiple times.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 9:55 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Hi, George. It’s not ALT R. It’s ALT plus R, followed by W.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of george b
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 7:52 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

In 2016;

 

Hit f6 it puts you in the status line at the bottom of the doc and says page 1 of 1 and then arrow across to the right and it says words  and other things about the doc.

 

When you have your answer hit f6 and your back in the body of the doc.

 

By the way the person who said alt r in 2016 puts you in the review tab of the ribbon not a word count.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Marty Hutchings
Sent: October 5, 2018 7:48
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Kevin,  I am using MS Word 2007 and to get the word count, I use Insert + numpad 3.  I wouldn’t think that this would have changed in Word 16.  This command also gives you the number of pages in the document.

 

Love in Christ
Marty

 

Sent: Friday, October 05, 2018 9:26 AM

Subject: word count in MS word document

 

Hello, Is there a key stroke to get the word count in a MS word 2016 document? I’m using Windows 10 and Jaws 2018.

Thanks,

Kevin

 


Re: word count in MS word document

Michal Nowicki
 

Insert page down also reads the status bar, including the word count.


On Oct 5, 2018, at 2:23 PM, Bill White <billwhite92701@...> wrote:

Yes, Kevin. If you go to your Status Line using F6, you can right click with your Applications key, or SHIFT plus F10, and check what is included on the status line. One of these options is Word Count.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kevin Meyers
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 10:17 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

Bill, I pressed F6 twice. I get the message “return to reading”. I couldn’t tab or arrow anywhere. Wonder if I need to setup some option in word to allow the use of two F6 keys. When it comes down to it, I have the key strokes of alt/r/w or control/shift/g.

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bill White
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 11:20 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: word count in MS word document

 

F6 twice will get you to the status bar. From here, your arrows will show you word count, as well as other items.

 

Bill White

 

billwhite92701@...

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kevin Meyers
Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 9:12 AM
To: jfw@groups.io
Subject: word count in MS word document

 

Hello, Is there a key stroke to get the word count in a MS word 2016 document? I’m using Windows 10 and Jaws 2018.

Thanks,

Kevin

 


VFO has a new name

Richard Turner
 


For those who have not heard, VFO has changed its name to Vispero.
Vispero combines two Latin words: visio and spero.  Visio means “the vision”; and spero means “hope”.
The above comes from their web site.
Richard


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xpert: an ex is a has-been, a spirt is a drip under pressure. -- Bruce U. Utah Phillips



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