[Mm-friends] Jaws keystroke announcements

Lynnette Tatum techlynne46 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 4 16:27:28 EDT 2017


thank you.
I unloaded and reloaded JAWS and my ALT-Tab combination is still
speaking. ,sigh>
Also, I don't hear the Alt key represented in the list to even mute it. <sigh>

Appreciating all the feedback and suggestions.
Regards,
Lynnette

On 9/4/17, Doug Rose via Mm-friends <mm-friends at acbradio.org> wrote:
> I have found that sometimes the changes I ask for when configuring various
> settings don't work unless I make the change, save it, unload Jaws and
> reload Jaws.
> Perhaps this is the case for you, Lynette.
>
>
> Be well.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Gassman via Mm-friends [mailto:mm-friends at acbradio.org]
> Sent: Monday, September 04, 2017 12:23 PM
> To: mm-friends at acbradio.org
> Cc: John Gassman
> Subject: Re: [Mm-friends] Jaws keystroke announcements
>
> Alt f4 should also ask you if you want to save
> any settings you have made as you leave the application.
> John
> At 11:57 AM 9/4/2017, you wrote:
>>Hi, All.
>>Hope those who are celebrating memorial Day are
>>having a great time. I'm performing mundane but
>>necessary maintenance of my Outlook/Gmail inbox. <sigh>
>>
>>This question is coming  a bit late but is it
>>true that you must perform a Control-S to save
>>your ssettings once you've set an action in the
>>Settings Center? Tried muting Tab and  it
>>wouldn't do it for love nor money. Any assistance is grately appreciated.
>>Lynnette
>>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Lynnette Tatum via Mm-friends [mailto:mm-friends at acbradio.org]
>>Sent: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 7:46 PM
>>To: mm-friends at acbradio.org
>>Cc: Lynnette Tatum <techlynne46 at gmail.com>
>>Subject: Re: [Mm-friends] Jaws keystroke announcements
>>
>>Whoa! Awesome info, Mary. Thank you!
>>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Jenine Stanley via Mm-friends
>>Sent: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 7:21 AM
>>To: mm-friends at acbradio.org
>>Cc: Jenine Stanley
>>Subject: Re: [Mm-friends] Jaws keystroke announcements
>>
>>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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