Re: jfw 5.1 xp settings

most people setting up a xp system for home users set the end user up as=20
administrator.


bill




At 09:57 AM 9/21/2004, you wrote:
>Hi,
>Go to Control Panels, User Accounts.  You should see what accounts are set
>up on your machine and which ones have admin priviledges.
>Marshall
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Terri Lynne Pomeroy" <terri_lynne@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>Sent: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 1:28 AM
>Subject: Re: jfw 5.1 xp settings
>
>
> > Hi. I have been looking at these instructions as I have just received an
> > upgrade to windows xp. However, I'm not sure about "administrative
>rights."
> > Since the program was installed at a computer shop, do you think they=
 put
> > themselves down as administrator? How can I check?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Terri Lynne
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Robert Hebert" <roberthebert@xxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Monday, September 20, 2004 3:12 PM
> > Subject: Re: jfw 5.1 xp settings
> >
> >
> > > Here is the info. The link can be found on the jfw lite page under
>helpful
> > > hints, I believe.
> > > For your convenience though, here is the actual document from Freedom
> > > Scientific's web site.
> > > Windows XP and JAWS
> > >
> > > This topic discusses settings changes we recommend you make when using
> > > JAWS
> > > in Windows XP Home or Professional. You must be logged in with
> > > administrative rights to make several of these changes.
> > >
> > > Many of these settings are changed within Control Panel. To open=
 Control
> > > Panel, press the WINDOWS KEY to open the Start Menu, move to Control
> > > Panel,
> > > and press ENTER. Depending on your system settings, Control Panel=
 either
> > > opens
> > > in a separate window, or the Control Panel items open as a sub-menu.
> > >
> > > We recommend making changes in the following areas:
> > > =95 Display Properties
> > > =95 Folder Options
> > > =95 Start Menu
> > > =95 Windows Explorer
> > > =95 System Performance
> > >
> > > Display Properties
> > >
> > > 1. From the Control Panel, move to "Display" and press Enter.
> > > 2. From the themes combo box, select Windows XP.
> > > 3. In the List of backgrounds on the Desktop page, choose Bliss.
> > > 4. Set Position to "Stretch".
> > > 5. In the Screen Saver combo box on the Screen Saver page, press HOME=
 to
> > > select none.
> > > 6. On the Appearance page, set Windows and Buttons to Windows classic
> > > style.
> > > 7. Set Color Scheme to Windows Standard.
> > > 8. Set Font to normal.
> > > 9. Close the dialog.
> > >
> > > Note: After making these changes, the Display page Themes combo box=
 says
> > > "Modified Theme".
> > >
> > > Folder Options
> > > 1. From the Control Panel, press ALT+T to go to the Tools menu
> > > 2. Press O for Folder Options.
> > > 3. From the Tasks radio button group, select Use Windows Classic=
 folders
> > > 4. (Optional):
> > > A. On the View page, move to the Advanced Settings tree view.
> > > B. Clear the Hide Extensions For Known File Types check box.
> > > C. If you also use screen magnification software, clear the Show=
 pop-up
> > > description for folder and desktop items check box. Pop up=
 descriptions
> > > often hides
> > > the menu item just below any given menu item, making it impossible to
> > > visually see the next item in the menu list.
> > > D. Move to the Apply to All Folders button and press SPACEBAR.
> > > E. Answer Yes to the dialog that comes up to acknowledge this change.
> > > 5. Move to the OK button in the Folder Options dialog box and press
> > > SPACEBAR
> > > to close this dialog box.
> > >
> > > Start Menu
> > > 1. From Control Panel, Move to Taskbar and Start menu and press ENTER.
> > > 2. From the Taskbar page, press ALT+G to move to and uncheck Group
>Similar
> > > Taskbar Buttons.
> > > 3. Press ALT+H to move to and uncheck the check box for Hide inactive
> > > icons.
> > > 4. Press CTRL+TAB to move to the Start Menu page.
> > > 5. Select Classic start menu.
> > > 6. Press ENTER to close this dialog box.
> > >
> > > Windows Explorer
> > > 1. Press WINDOWS KEY+E to open Windows Explorer.
> > > 2. Press ALT+V to open the View menu.
> > > 3. Select "Arrange Icons by" and press ENTER to open the submenu.
> > > 4. Move to the menu item "Name" to arrange by Name, and Press ENTER to
> > > select this and close the menus.
> > > 5. Repeat steps 2 and 3, and move to the item "Show in Groups." If it=
 is
> > > checked, press ENTER to uncheck it and close the menus.
> > > 6. Press ALT+T to open the Tools menu.
> > > 7. Press O to open the Folder Options Dialog.
> > > 8. Press CTRL+TAB to move to the View page.
> > > 9. Press SPACEBAR to activate the "Apply to all folders" button, and
>press
> > > SPACEBAR on the YES button to acknowledge this change.
> > > 10. Move to the OK button and press SPACEBAR to close this dialog box.
> > >
> > > System Performance
> > > 1. From the Control Panel, move to System and press ENTER to open the
> > > System
> > > Properties Dialog.
> > > 2. Press CTRL+TAB to move to the Advanced page.
> > > 3. Press ALT+S to activate the Performance Settings button. The
> > > Performance
> > > Options Dialog opens.
> > > 4. Clear the following check boxes:
> > > =95 Animate Windows when Minimizing and Maximizing.
> > > =95 Slide open Combo Boxes.
> > > =95 Smooth-scroll List Boxes.
> > > =95 Use Visual Styles on Windows and Buttons.
> > > 5. Press ENTER to close the Performance Options dialog and return to=
 the
> > > System Properties dialog box.
> > > 6. Press ENTER to activate the OK button and close the System=
 Properties
> > > dialog box.
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "phillip and scott" <twomenofmusic@xxxxxxx>
> > > To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > Sent: Monday, September 20, 2004 1:42 PM
> > > Subject: jfw 5.1 xp settings
> > >
> > >
> > >> Hi folks, can someone give me a link to the information on the proper
> > >> settings
> > >> for jaws 5.1 to work properly with windows xp sp2?  Thanks in=
 advance.
> > >> Phillip Tracy
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