Windows 8 and MS Office XP


TeddyBear
 

Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws 12?

Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Aidan Maher <aidan.smarttalk@...>
 

I'm sure so, wich version do you have?

On 03/12/2012, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:
Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws 12?


Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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TeddyBear
 

I have version 2002.
My laptop will have Windows 8, 64 bit. Will that make a difference?

Tracy

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From: "Aidan Maher" <aidan.smarttalk@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 12:27 PM
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


I'm sure so, wich version do you have?

On 03/12/2012, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:
Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws 12?


Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Aidan Maher <aidan.smarttalk@...>
 

It sound stil fine to me, of corse you can dubble check system
requirements but I con't see why it won't run. Windows8 is designed to
also work with older software.

On 03/12/2012, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:
I have version 2002.
My laptop will have Windows 8, 64 bit. Will that make a difference?

Tracy
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From: "Aidan Maher" <aidan.smarttalk@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 12:27 PM
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


I'm sure so, wich version do you have?

On 03/12/2012, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:
Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws
12?


Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Crystal French
 

Hi,
I recently installed word XP on my windows 7 computer and it is working just fine.

I don’t know about windows 8, but there isn’t any reason why you couldn’t try it out.

Crystal


From: TeddyBear
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 12:02 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP

I have version 2002.
My laptop will have Windows 8, 64 bit. Will that make a difference?

Tracy
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From: "Aidan Maher" <aidan.smarttalk@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 12:27 PM
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


I'm sure so, wich version do you have?

On 03/12/2012, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:
Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws
12?


Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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TeddyBear
 

O.K, that sounds good.

Thank you.

Tracy

----- Original Message -----
From: "Aidan Maher" <aidan.smarttalk@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 1:12 PM
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


It sound stil fine to me, of corse you can dubble check system
requirements but I con't see why it won't run. Windows8 is designed to
also work with older software.

On 03/12/2012, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:
I have version 2002.
My laptop will have Windows 8, 64 bit. Will that make a difference?

Tracy
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From: "Aidan Maher" <aidan.smarttalk@gmail.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 12:27 PM
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


I'm sure so, wich version do you have?

On 03/12/2012, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:
Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws
12?


Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Russell Solowoniuk <rsolowoniuk@...>
 

Jaws 12 will not work with Windows 8.

Russell

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On 2012-12-03, at 9:49 AM, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:

Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws 12?

Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Dave...
 

Russell,

That's not at all surprising. I presume it's from personal experience?

Windows 8 wasn't available for testing when JAWS 12 was in construction and
revisions I suspect.


Dave Carlson
Tastefully composed and launched near the Pacific Ocean using a Dell
Latitude E6520, JAWS 14, and Windows 7 Professional 32-bit

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From: "Russell Solowoniuk" <rsolowoniuk@shaw.ca>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 15:47
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


Jaws 12 will not work with Windows 8.

Russell

Sent from my iPhone

On 2012-12-03, at 9:49 AM, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:

Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws
12?

Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Dani Pagador
 

Hi, Tracy.
I'm not sure if MS Office XP will work with Win8, but I think the ribbon is
here to stay.
What is it about the ribbon that gives you trouble?
More Later,
Dani

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From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of TeddyBear
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 6:50 AM
To: JFW
Subject: Windows 8 and MS Office XP

Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws 12?

Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Russell Solowoniuk <rsolowoniuk@...>
 

Hi Dave,

I'm a bit behind on my email, so apologies for the late response! No, I'm not speaking from personal experience... I've never tried Windows 8, but, when I listened to the Freedom Scientific podcast on Jaws 14, I think they mentioned that one needed Jaws 14 in order to be able to use Windows 8. I also read others on this list saying the same thing.

I'm just about in the market for a new laptop or netbook, so may soon be using Windows 8.

Thanks,

Russell
Sent from my iMac running Mountain Lion!

On 2012-12-03, at 5:22 PM, Farfar Carlson <dgcarlson@sbcglobal.net> wrote:

Russell,

That's not at all surprising. I presume it's from personal experience?

Windows 8 wasn't available for testing when JAWS 12 was in construction and
revisions I suspect.


Dave Carlson
Tastefully composed and launched near the Pacific Ocean using a Dell
Latitude E6520, JAWS 14, and Windows 7 Professional 32-bit


----- Original Message -----
From: "Russell Solowoniuk" <rsolowoniuk@shaw.ca>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 15:47
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


Jaws 12 will not work with Windows 8.

Russell

Sent from my iPhone

On 2012-12-03, at 9:49 AM, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:

Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with the
ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8 using Jaws
12?

Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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Bubba <bubbathegeek@...>
 

Yes, JFW14 is the version that supports w8!

Bubba
bubbathegeek@gmail.com

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From: Jfw [mailto:jfw-bounces@lists.the-jdh.com] On Behalf Of Russell
Solowoniuk
Sent: Saturday, December 08, 2012 2:01 PM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP

Hi Dave,

I'm a bit behind on my email, so apologies for the late response! No, I'm
not speaking from personal experience... I've never tried Windows 8, but,
when I listened to the Freedom Scientific podcast on Jaws 14, I think they
mentioned that one needed Jaws 14 in order to be able to use Windows 8. I
also read others on this list saying the same thing.

I'm just about in the market for a new laptop or netbook, so may soon be
using Windows 8.

Thanks,

Russell
Sent from my iMac running Mountain Lion!

On 2012-12-03, at 5:22 PM, Farfar Carlson <dgcarlson@sbcglobal.net> wrote:

Russell,

That's not at all surprising. I presume it's from personal experience?

Windows 8 wasn't available for testing when JAWS 12 was in
construction and revisions I suspect.


Dave Carlson
Tastefully composed and launched near the Pacific Ocean using a Dell
Latitude E6520, JAWS 14, and Windows 7 Professional 32-bit


----- Original Message -----
From: "Russell Solowoniuk" <rsolowoniuk@shaw.ca>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 15:47
Subject: Re: Windows 8 and MS Office XP


Jaws 12 will not work with Windows 8.

Russell

Sent from my iPhone

On 2012-12-03, at 9:49 AM, TeddyBear <teddybear25@sympatico.ca> wrote:

Good morning list:

I will be updating to Windows 8, but am tired of trying to work with
the ribbons in Office 2007. Will MS Office XP work on Windows 8
using Jaws 12?

Thanks in advance.

Tracy
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