Re: getting jaws to come up talking.

Ah thanks for the correction, Chris. <SMILE> It's been a while, though, that's what I'm getting at, since the option has been there in the installer as Joel mentions.


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On Sun, 27 Jul 2008, Chris Hallsworth wrote:

No, 7.1

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----- Original Message ----- From: "Bruce Toews" <Bruce@xxxxxxxx>
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Sent: Sunday, July 27, 2008 10:36 PM
Subject: Re: getting jaws to come up talking.


 The repair/modify option with the installer has been absent since FS
 started using the Windows installer instead of their own custom-built
 one, I believe that was in version 6.1.

 Bruce


 On Sun, 27 Jul 2008 14:06:34 -0700, "Yardbird" <yardbird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
 said:
>  Curtis,
> > First, I'm surprised to hear that you ran the installation file and
>  weren't
>  presented with the repair and modify options when it found that Jaws was
>  already on your computer. I'm assuming you didn't uninstall Jaws before
>  trying this, of course! That is, as I think you know, the way to get to
>  the
>  repair function for a couple of versions now. There's an explanation of
>  why
>  it's not done through the old Start Menu method, but someone else here
>  may
>  remember the explanation. I've forgotten, myself.
> > So that is one thing worth thinking about. Second, I thought that > placing
>  Jaws in the Startup Group, which is done by choosing that item from the
>  options on the main Jaws window (start Jaws automatically, or however
>  it's
>  worded, now) *did* mean that you were making Jaws run as a service. I
>  thought that was synonymous with saying something is in the startup
>  group.
> > Maybe I'm wrong, in which case I'm sure someone will explain the
>  distinction. But all of this sounds extremely frustrating and a little
>  bit
>  odd.
> > I hope someone can offer something helpfully diagnostic.
>  ----- Original Message ----- From: "Curtis Delzer" <curtis@xxxxxxxxxx>
>  To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>  Sent: Sunday, July 27, 2008 1:54 PM
>  Subject: getting jaws to come up talking.
> > > My wife has a new computer, an AMD dual core 2.3Ghz with 2 gigs of
>  ram. Jfw will not come up talking, no matter the start up setting. I
>  re-installed, (looking for repair which did not exist for some
>  reason), even running the downloaded installation without that option
>  shown to me, so un-installed, and re-installed, keeping her settings
>  for apps, etc. Still, the program, though it's loaded, will not come
>  up talking. It is using the standard Eloquence that comes with it by
>  default, so, any more ideas? If I am told how, I will set it up to
>  run as a service, but need to know how to do that.
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