A different way to review track changes


Tim Ford
 

Hi All,

The string of notes on this topic used only the insert shift r command, which is new to me. The way I pull up revisions is with the windows key plus the ;. This brings up 4 items, comments, footnotes, endnotes, and revisions. You hit enter on the one you want, and it either tells you how many revisions, then gives you a nifty vertical box with each revision numbered, who the author is, and what the revision was. The same is available for comments, footnotes and endnotes. If you hit enter, it takes you into that revision. Pressing escape a time or two takes you out of that window, and you just repeat the windows ; command to get back in.

One other tip. For all versions of Word I have experienced, you can go in and out of track change mode with a toggle command, control-shift-e, presumably e for edits. Pressing that command takes you in and out of seeing the revisions. Turning track changes off gives you the clean version reflecting the revisions. You need to have track changes on in order for the windows ; command to work.


The above seems to work fine with all versions of Word and JAWS. Hopefully this information is useful.

Tim Ford


Cynthia Bruce
 

Sadly, I tried this. When I hit enter on revisions, it told me there were none. I am working around it, not ideal, but at least I am getting through it.

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Subject: A different way to review track changes

Hi All,

The string of notes on this topic used only the insert shift r command, which is new to me. The way I pull up revisions is with the windows key plus the ;. This brings up 4 items, comments, footnotes, endnotes, and revisions. You hit enter on the one you want, and it either tells you how many revisions, then gives you a nifty vertical box with each revision numbered, who the author is, and what the revision was. The same is available for comments, footnotes and endnotes. If you hit enter, it takes you into that revision. Pressing escape a time or two takes you out of that window, and you just repeat the windows ; command to get back in.

One other tip. For all versions of Word I have experienced, you can go in and out of track change mode with a toggle command, control-shift-e, presumably e for edits. Pressing that command takes you in and out of seeing the revisions. Turning track changes off gives you the clean version reflecting the revisions. You need to have track changes on in order for the windows ; command to work.


The above seems to work fine with all versions of Word and JAWS. Hopefully this information is useful.

Tim Ford


Marquette, Ed <ed.marquette@...>
 

On particularly large and complex documents, windows + shift + r and windows + ; are not reliable.
Often, one gets "no revisions."
The most reliable way is to move through the cocument, if it is a big one, using the "next" function on the Review ribbon. Here, I am talking about "next," not "accept and next." Once you have identified the option on the ribbon, use right click to put it on the Quick Access Toolbar.
Now, for me, alt + 1 takes me to reach change (whether an insertion, a deletion, or a comment."
By the way, I'm not sure whether it is Jaws post-windows 10 or Jaws post Office 2010, but Jaws 16 and 17 don't work all that well with track changes.
Relief has been promised in Jaws 18.

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Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:15 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: A different way to review track changes

Hi All,

The string of notes on this topic used only the insert shift r command, which is new to me. The way I pull up revisions is with the windows key plus the ;. This brings up 4 items, comments, footnotes, endnotes, and revisions. You hit enter on the one you want, and it either tells you how many revisions, then gives you a nifty vertical box with each revision numbered, who the author is, and what the revision was. The same is available for comments, footnotes and endnotes. If you hit enter, it takes you into that revision. Pressing escape a time or two takes you out of that window, and you just repeat the windows ; command to get back in.

One other tip. For all versions of Word I have experienced, you can go in and out of track change mode with a toggle command, control-shift-e, presumably e for edits. Pressing that command takes you in and out of seeing the revisions. Turning track changes off gives you the clean version reflecting the revisions. You need to have track changes on in order for the windows ; command to work.


The above seems to work fine with all versions of Word and JAWS. Hopefully this information is useful.

Tim Ford





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Kimber Gardner
 

Hmm, I haven't investigated jaws 18 as yet, but if the track changes
problem is really fixed it would make it worth the price of admission.

On 10/26/16, Marquette, Ed <ed.marquette@kutakrock.com> wrote:
On particularly large and complex documents, windows + shift + r and windows
+ ; are not reliable.
Often, one gets "no revisions."
The most reliable way is to move through the cocument, if it is a big one,
using the "next" function on the Review ribbon. Here, I am talking about
"next," not "accept and next." Once you have identified the option on the
ribbon, use right click to put it on the Quick Access Toolbar.
Now, for me, alt + 1 takes me to reach change (whether an insertion, a
deletion, or a comment."
By the way, I'm not sure whether it is Jaws post-windows 10 or Jaws post
Office 2010, but Jaws 16 and 17 don't work all that well with track
changes.
Relief has been promised in Jaws 18.



-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Tim Ford
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:15 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: A different way to review track changes

Hi All,

The string of notes on this topic used only the insert shift r command,
which is new to me. The way I pull up revisions is with the windows key
plus the ;. This brings up 4 items, comments, footnotes, endnotes, and
revisions. You hit enter on the one you want, and it either tells you how
many revisions, then gives you a nifty vertical box with each revision
numbered, who the author is, and what the revision was. The same is
available for comments, footnotes and endnotes. If you hit enter, it takes
you into that revision. Pressing escape a time or two takes you out of that
window, and you just repeat the windows ; command to get back in.

One other tip. For all versions of Word I have experienced, you can go in
and out of track change mode with a toggle command, control-shift-e,
presumably e for edits. Pressing that command takes you in and out of
seeing the revisions. Turning track changes off gives you the clean version
reflecting the revisions. You need to have track changes on in order for
the windows ; command to work.


The above seems to work fine with all versions of Word and JAWS. Hopefully
this information is useful.

Tim Ford





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Marquette, Ed <ed.marquette@...>
 

That's the word from Escalation at Freedom Scientific or whatever it is called now.
I plan to give JAWS 18 a try when I have some free time.

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From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kimber Gardner
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:29 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: A different way to review track changes

Hmm, I haven't investigated jaws 18 as yet, but if the track changes problem is really fixed it would make it worth the price of admission.


On 10/26/16, Marquette, Ed <ed.marquette@kutakrock.com> wrote:
On particularly large and complex documents, windows + shift + r and
windows
+ ; are not reliable.
Often, one gets "no revisions."
The most reliable way is to move through the cocument, if it is a big
one, using the "next" function on the Review ribbon. Here, I am
talking about "next," not "accept and next." Once you have identified
the option on the ribbon, use right click to put it on the Quick Access Toolbar.
Now, for me, alt + 1 takes me to reach change (whether an insertion, a
deletion, or a comment."
By the way, I'm not sure whether it is Jaws post-windows 10 or Jaws
post Office 2010, but Jaws 16 and 17 don't work all that well with
track changes.
Relief has been promised in Jaws 18.



-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Tim
Ford
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:15 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: A different way to review track changes

Hi All,

The string of notes on this topic used only the insert shift r
command, which is new to me. The way I pull up revisions is with the
windows key plus the ;. This brings up 4 items, comments, footnotes,
endnotes, and revisions. You hit enter on the one you want, and it
either tells you how many revisions, then gives you a nifty vertical
box with each revision numbered, who the author is, and what the
revision was. The same is available for comments, footnotes and
endnotes. If you hit enter, it takes you into that revision.
Pressing escape a time or two takes you out of that window, and you just repeat the windows ; command to get back in.

One other tip. For all versions of Word I have experienced, you can
go in and out of track change mode with a toggle command,
control-shift-e, presumably e for edits. Pressing that command takes
you in and out of seeing the revisions. Turning track changes off
gives you the clean version reflecting the revisions. You need to
have track changes on in order for the windows ; command to work.


The above seems to work fine with all versions of Word and JAWS.
Hopefully this information is useful.

Tim Ford





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George B <gbmagoo@...>
 

Cindy if you wish to send me the doc I can try with jaws 18

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From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Marquette, Ed
Sent: October 26, 2016 06:46
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: A different way to review track changes

That's the word from Escalation at Freedom Scientific or whatever it is called now.
I plan to give JAWS 18 a try when I have some free time.


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kimber Gardner
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:29 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: A different way to review track changes

Hmm, I haven't investigated jaws 18 as yet, but if the track changes problem is really fixed it would make it worth the price of admission.


On 10/26/16, Marquette, Ed <ed.marquette@kutakrock.com> wrote:
On particularly large and complex documents, windows + shift + r and
windows
+ ; are not reliable.
Often, one gets "no revisions."
The most reliable way is to move through the cocument, if it is a big
one, using the "next" function on the Review ribbon. Here, I am
talking about "next," not "accept and next." Once you have identified
the option on the ribbon, use right click to put it on the Quick Access Toolbar.
Now, for me, alt + 1 takes me to reach change (whether an insertion, a
deletion, or a comment."
By the way, I'm not sure whether it is Jaws post-windows 10 or Jaws
post Office 2010, but Jaws 16 and 17 don't work all that well with
track changes.
Relief has been promised in Jaws 18.



-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Tim
Ford
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:15 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: A different way to review track changes

Hi All,

The string of notes on this topic used only the insert shift r
command, which is new to me. The way I pull up revisions is with the
windows key plus the ;. This brings up 4 items, comments, footnotes,
endnotes, and revisions. You hit enter on the one you want, and it
either tells you how many revisions, then gives you a nifty vertical
box with each revision numbered, who the author is, and what the
revision was. The same is available for comments, footnotes and
endnotes. If you hit enter, it takes you into that revision.
Pressing escape a time or two takes you out of that window, and you just repeat the windows ; command to get back in.

One other tip. For all versions of Word I have experienced, you can
go in and out of track change mode with a toggle command,
control-shift-e, presumably e for edits. Pressing that command takes
you in and out of seeing the revisions. Turning track changes off
gives you the clean version reflecting the revisions. You need to
have track changes on in order for the windows ; command to work.


The above seems to work fine with all versions of Word and JAWS.
Hopefully this information is useful.

Tim Ford





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Cynthia Bruce
 

No worries, I have managed to work through it, but I do appreciate the offer. Really everyone has had very helpful suggestions, and I will undoubtedly look into JAWS 18 as soon as my dissertation is finished. I'm not anxious to switch when I am in the midst of the final crunch.

Thanks to all,

Cynthia

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From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of George B
Sent: October 26, 2016 11:24 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: A different way to review track changes

Cindy if you wish to send me the doc I can try with jaws 18

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Marquette, Ed
Sent: October 26, 2016 06:46
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: A different way to review track changes

That's the word from Escalation at Freedom Scientific or whatever it is called now.
I plan to give JAWS 18 a try when I have some free time.


-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Kimber Gardner
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:29 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: A different way to review track changes

Hmm, I haven't investigated jaws 18 as yet, but if the track changes problem is really fixed it would make it worth the price of admission.


On 10/26/16, Marquette, Ed <ed.marquette@kutakrock.com> wrote:
On particularly large and complex documents, windows + shift + r and
windows
+ ; are not reliable.
Often, one gets "no revisions."
The most reliable way is to move through the cocument, if it is a big
one, using the "next" function on the Review ribbon. Here, I am
talking about "next," not "accept and next." Once you have identified
the option on the ribbon, use right click to put it on the Quick Access Toolbar.
Now, for me, alt + 1 takes me to reach change (whether an insertion, a
deletion, or a comment."
By the way, I'm not sure whether it is Jaws post-windows 10 or Jaws
post Office 2010, but Jaws 16 and 17 don't work all that well with
track changes.
Relief has been promised in Jaws 18.



-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of Tim
Ford
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8:15 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: A different way to review track changes

Hi All,

The string of notes on this topic used only the insert shift r
command, which is new to me. The way I pull up revisions is with the
windows key plus the ;. This brings up 4 items, comments, footnotes,
endnotes, and revisions. You hit enter on the one you want, and it
either tells you how many revisions, then gives you a nifty vertical
box with each revision numbered, who the author is, and what the
revision was. The same is available for comments, footnotes and
endnotes. If you hit enter, it takes you into that revision.
Pressing escape a time or two takes you out of that window, and you just repeat the windows ; command to get back in.

One other tip. For all versions of Word I have experienced, you can
go in and out of track change mode with a toggle command,
control-shift-e, presumably e for edits. Pressing that command takes
you in and out of seeing the revisions. Turning track changes off
gives you the clean version reflecting the revisions. You need to
have track changes on in order for the windows ; command to work.


The above seems to work fine with all versions of Word and JAWS.
Hopefully this information is useful.

Tim Ford





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