Hey Dana, I'm running JAWS 7 and the string reads fine. I cut it to the clipboard, pasted it into a Wordpad doc, removed the "." and it still reads fine. Reed _____ From: blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Dana Niswonger Sent: November 21, 2005 12:39 AM To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [bct] Re: Eloquence Fun Hi Shane: Yup, I guess so, it still works here to bring the thing down, lol! Dana Paul Niswonger Honestly imperfect. Living Life to It's Fullness ----- Original Message ----- From: Shane Jackson <mailto:jack728@xxxxxxxxx> To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Sunday, November 20, 2005 11:21 PM Subject: [bct] Re: Eloquence Fun Howdy, Dana. I tried your little phrase, but using Window-Eyes 5.5, nothing happened. I went into Notepad, typed in the word and let it read back to me. It read it just fine. It must be a JAWS thing.