[bksvol-discuss] Re: jaws forms mode

Lissi, if push cometh to shoveth, let me know & we can get on friends
of bookshare or skype or whatever you've got & see if we can't work it
out.

On 3/10/09, Estelnalissi <airadil@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Dear Jackie, Monica, and Alyssa, and Mayrie, who has shared a solution, too,
>
> Thank you for the clear instructions.
>
> By tonight or tomorrow I'll be checking in another book and will move with
> caution. I'll follow through with your suggestions and let you know how it
> goes. Let's just say I'll be successful. Carrie probably won't come right
> out and write to the list sighing with relief and thanking you for helping
> me check in without S O S ing the staff, but she'll be glad to be able to
> make better use of her time than helping me check in books.
>
> I feel much better about approaching another check in now that I have a plan
> to avoid that bad groove I was cutting.
>
> Always with love,
>
> Lissi
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jackie McBride" <abletec@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 10, 2009 4:15 PM
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: jaws forms mode
>
>
>> Another command that can be used to enter forms mode is the spacebar.
>>
>> On 3/10/09, Alyssa <LyssasSong@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> Hi Lissi. Try this. Go to the utilities menu in JAWS, then to the
>>> configuration manager. Go to the set options menu, HTML options, and then
>>>
>>> to
>>> the misc tab. See if the auto forms off box is checked. If not, check it.
>>>
>>> If
>>> it is already checked, then I'm really not sure what to do since it seems
>>> that it should automatically be off when you move to a new page. Maybe
>>> the
>>> only other alternative is to double-check before pressing enter to see if
>>>
>>> it
>>> is somehow keeping itself turned on. Hope this helps.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> -Alyssa
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Estelnalissi
>>> Sent: Tuesday, March 10, 2009 4:04 PM
>>> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: jaws forms mode
>>>
>>> Dear Jackie and Alyssa,
>>>
>>> I'm using JAWS 9.0. I have the disk for 10.0 but I'm afraid to install it
>>> because If I make some mistake, considering my computer track record,
>>> I'll
>>> break it and then dig myself in deeper and do bigger and bigger damage.
>>> And,
>>> I've had 10.0 for so long, it's buried under books and I'd have to do
>>> some
>>> serious excavation to find it.
>>>
>>> Always with love,
>>>
>>> Lissi
>>>
>>>
>>> I'm using JAWS 9.0
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Jackie McBride" <abletec@xxxxxxxxx>
>>> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> Sent: Tuesday, March 10, 2009 2:37 PM
>>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: jaws forms mode
>>>
>>>
>>>> What version of jaws r u using, Lissi?
>>>>
>>>> On 3/10/09, Alyssa <LyssasSong@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>>> Hi Lissi. Are you using JAWS 10? If so, you are having this problem
>>>>> because
>>>>> by default, JAWS now automatically places you into forms mode when it
>>>>> reaches a field that can be edited.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> -Alyssa
>>>>> AIM: FaithsPeace
>>>>> MSN: eternalhope7@xxxxxxxxxxx
>>>>> site: http://lyssas_song.livejournal.com
>>>>> <http://lyssas_song.livejournal.com/>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>   _____
>>>>>
>>>>> From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>>> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Estelnalissi
>>>>> Sent: Tuesday, March 10, 2009 2:24 PM
>>>>> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>>> Cc: bookshare-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] jaws forms mode
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Dear Booksharian Friends,
>>>>>
>>>>> Does anyone know a command for telling JAWS to enter forms mode besides
>>>>> pressing enter which is the way I learned to do it?
>>>>>
>>>>> The last two times I checked in books, when I was on page three of the
>>>>> form
>>>>> in the title field to delete save for lissi, I pressed enter which
>>>>> usually
>>>>> causes JAWS to say, "form field on." Instead, I hear percentages as the
>>>>> form
>>>>> is entered and is being processed for Bookshare. The next thing I'm
>>>>> back
>>>>> at
>>>>> my checked out books. I haven't had a chance to delete the save for,
>>>>> enter
>>>>> my brief or long synopses or edit the meta data on that page in any
>>>>> way.
>>>>> Carrie bailed me out the first time this happened, but I would like to
>>>>> check
>>>>> in books without needing extra help.
>>>>>
>>>>> I've heard there's another way to enter forms mode and I hope if I use
>>>>> it,
>>>>> I'll be able to complete page three and check in books correctly.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks in advance for your help.
>>>>>
>>>>> By the way, I'll be adding some books in honor of Saint Patrick's Day
>>>>> and
>>>
>>>>> my
>>>>> Irish heritage. Today's book is Folktales of Yeats Country, only 96
>>>>> pages.
>>>>> It includes 17 tales, very brief but meticulously authentic and told
>>>>> for
>>>>> adults. The longest story, told in 7 parts, features a character,
>>>>> prominent
>>>>> for many centuries in Irish folklore, named Conn, which was my mother's
>>>>> maiden name.
>>>>>
>>>>> The next book, which Evan scanned, is for kids, Jeremy Bean's St.
>>>>> Patrick's
>>>>> Day. After that, Tales of St. Patrick, 124 pages long, St. Patrick's
>>>>> Day
>>>>> Shamrocks, and The Leprechaun's Story are coming. Then, there will be
>>>>> Hungry
>>>>> for home, the sad story of the Irish Island of Blaskett, and Kaddish in
>>>>> Dublin, a mystery.
>>>>>
>>>>> After BSO ing a Tolkien Biography for young readers, Evan will be
>>>>> scanning a
>>>>> stack of Easter books I sent him. And I even found a book for April
>>>>> Fool's
>>>>> Day.
>>>>>
>>>>> I really wish the library didn't sell off its books, but if it must be
>>>>> so,
>>>>> then I appreciate the chance to buy them up for Bookshare.
>>>>>
>>>>> Always with love,
>>>>>
>>>>> Lissi
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
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Change the world--1 deed at a time
Jackie McBride
Check out my homepage at:
www.abletec.serverheaven.net
& please join my fight against breast cancer
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