[duxhelp] Re: New icon on desktop why?

  • From: "Jack Maartman" <jmaartman@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 28 May 2004 15:52:01 -0700

You wouldn't believe this, but accessibility is the least of my concerns.
Although the emphasis is on Jaws, Don has written some very nice
configurations, (set files) for Window-eyes.

I sincerely take my hat off to all of you. I am wondering if anyone from the
technology repositories at NFB or AFB is participating in the beta.

Cheers

Jack

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Peter Sullivan" <peter@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, May 28, 2004 10:57 AM
Subject: [duxhelp] Re: New icon on desktop why?


> Hello Jack:
>
> We have a bug on file, with instructions to replicate it, which shows that
> the uninstall process doesn't always prompt to deactivate.  You've
> presumably hit the same bug, even though you may have arrived at it a
> different way.  (The instructions on file here are fairly complex.)
>
> It'll be another week before we tackle this issue, so I don't expect any
> improvement for the next beta.  We're working now on usability and
> accessibility issues.
>
> In any case, if you didn't deactivate beta 1 or 2, then beta 3 should be
> activated already when it is first installed.  Or, if it is not so, then
the
> worst case is that you've "slipped" an activation, which is much like
> reformatting a hard drive with a JAWS activation on it.  But please don't
> fret too much about it; we've some time set aside at the end of beta
testing
> to work through this.
>
> - Peter
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
On
> Behalf Of Jack Maartman
> Sent: Friday, May 28, 2004 1:35 PM
> To: duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [duxhelp] Re: New icon on desktop why?
>
> Hi All:
>
> I wasn't ask to de-activate. What does this mean, does my pc connect to
> Duxbury?
>
> Jack
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Peter Sullivan" <peter@xxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Friday, May 28, 2004 10:01 AM
> Subject: [duxhelp] Re: New icon on desktop why?
>
>
> > J.R.
> >
> > When you removed beta1, you were presumably prompted to "deactivate".  I
> > assume that the deactivation reported success.  In this case, just
remove
> > the file; it's good for nothing.
> >
> > We're supposed to be writing the file only when deactivation fails
because
> > the server cannot be reached, or some such thing.  In this case, the
file
> > would be good for convincing us that you've really deactivated.
> >
> > - Peter
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> On
> > Behalf Of Westmoreland, J. R.
> > Sent: Friday, May 28, 2004 12:59 PM
> > To: duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [duxhelp] New icon on desktop why?
> >
> > After doing the uninstall of beta1 and the reinstall of beta3 I now have
a
> > new item on my desktop.
> > The item is "DBT remove code - don't delete.txt".
> > Where did it come from? Can I remove it? What is it good for?
> >
> >
> > ______________________________
> > J. R. Westmoreland
> > PacifiCorp
> > I/T
> > Telecomm Data Communications
> > Phone: (801) 220-4784
> >
> >
> >
> >
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