Re: Jaws 5.0 losing focus in WinXP

I'm curious to know how do you lock it.
thanks.

golden

----- Original Message -----
From: Russell Solowoniuk <rsolowoniuk@xxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, November 17, 2003 9:56 PM
Subject: RE: Jaws 5.0 losing focus in WinXP


> Hi Steve,
>
> If I leave my PC for any amout of time, without locking it, when I come
back
> to it Jaws usually has a difficult time regaining focus.  No, I'm not
> running any screen savers either.
>
> Russell
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
> Of Steven Hicks
> Sent: Monday, November 17, 2003 12:06 AM
> To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: Jaws 5.0 losing focus in WinXP
>
>
> Hello Russel,
>
> I have also experienced similar type problems with my laptop.  I did
manage
> to improve the situation upgrading the video drivers but it still happens.
> I can get it to happen quite consistently if I use
> ALT+CTRL+DEL to lock my workstation and unlock it when I come back to
> the machine.
>
> Steve.
>
>
> >>> rsolowoniuk@xxxxxxx 16 November 2003 >>>
> Hi all,
>
> I am finding that Jaws 5.0 continually loses focus in WinXP, both the Home
> and Pro versions.  For example, if I'm in Windows Explorer and move from
> file to file, Jaws at some point will stop reading the name of the file I
> move to.  If I press insert up arrow, Jaws will just say "Blank".
> Also,
> when Alt tabbing between open programs, many times Jaws will not read the
> programs I am cycling through.  The only way to find out which program I
am
> on is to let go of the Alt key and often I'm not in the program I wish to
> be.  Has anyone else found this?  Has anyone found a solution?  I've done
> all the necessary steps to make Jaws work with WinXP as suggested by FS.
> I've also tried changing screen resolution, colors, and updating my video
> drivers.  I'm using a Matrox Millenium G200 video card at home and an
Nvidia
> TNT2 at work.  Thanks in advance for any help.
>
>
> Russell
>
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