[Mm-friends] Jaws keystroke announcements

John Gassman johngassman at roadrunner.com
Tue May 30 07:48:55 EDT 2017

We tendto use the keystrokes we need on a daily 
basis and forget about so much of the other things.
that's why the JAWS search for commands is so valuable.
Insert space bar and J will bring it up.
At 04:21 AM 5/30/2017, you wrote:
>Thanks Mary,
>I couldn’t believe how much stuff is in the 
>Settings Center. There are also keyboard 
>shortcuts for many of the things you mentioned 
>as well to quickly toggle them on and off.
> > On May 30, 2017, at 1:51 AM, Mary Emerson via 
> Mm-friends <mm-friends at acbradio.org> wrote:
> >
> > Hi folks,
> >
> >
> > Here's a hint or two that might be useful to 
> people new to Jaws, or anyone who wants to cut 
> down on speech chatter when typing. You can 
> turn off typing echo. Go to the settings 
> center, and open the user option which is the 
> first item in the settings center menu. There 
> is a variety of options to choose from; you can 
> turn off typing echo by arrowing to that item 
> and pressing space bar till it says "off." It's 
> also handy to check "typing interrupt" so that 
> it will stop talking when you start to type 
> something. Unchecking "key repeat" is also 
> handy. Usually if you hold down a key, Jaws 
> repeats the announcement of the key name; 
> turning off key repeat prevents this from happening.
> >
> >
> > When you're done, tab to the OK button and 
> press enter to exit the settings center.
> >
> >
> > Mary
> >
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