RE: notepad saga continued

That is odd, did you hit apply before ok and closing, when you assigned the
key combo inside properties? I just recreated the steps needed and made an
icon and it comes up here with control, alt plus n, when I assign this
combo.
chrissy

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
Of tom behler
Sent: Sunday, October 25, 2009 1:01 AM
To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: notepad saga continued

Chrissy:

Did that, but still no joy!

Still goes to "my computer".

Tom Behler

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "ChB" <chr1s64@xxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Saturday, October 24, 2009 4:33 PM
Subject: RE: notepad saga continued


After you follow the instructions on how to create a symbol for notepad on
the desktop, navigate to the icon and hit the application key. Go to
properties and assign the key combo, or else it will not recognize your
input.
chrissy

-----Original Message-----
From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
Of tom behler
Sent: Sunday, October 25, 2009 12:27 AM
To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: notepad saga continued

I tried what you suggested below with notepad, because that's what I want to

use for brief text files, and I still end up at "my computer", when I do the

alt control N shortcut.  In other words, I still end up at "my computer",
not notepad.

Tom Behler

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "George B" <gbmagoo@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 10:39 AM
Subject: RE: notepad saga continued


tom,

i just made a shortcut for word pad on my desktop and it opened the word pad
app.

throw the one for word pad away on your desktop and then go to start
programs accesseries and arrow to wordpad and hit the apps key and arrow to
send to and right arrow and arrow to desktop as shortcut and hit enter and
it is there.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
> Behalf Of tom behler
> Sent: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 08:40
> To: jaws users e-mail list
> Subject: notepad saga continued
>
> Hi, all.
>
> Well my notepad shortcut access saga continues, but I have made an
> unexpected discovery that may help diagnose the situation.
>
> Currently, according to HK detective, I now have no shortcuts on this
> machine for notepad.
>
> On a whim, I tried accessing notepad directly, and when I hit enter on
> the
> selection, it immediately went to "my computer" on the desktop.  I then
> tried doing the same thing with Wordpad, and got the same result.
>
>
> Notepad and Wordpad are under accessories, so somehow, those
> applications
> are being directed to "my computer" and the desk top.
>
> Does anyone know how to correct this issue?
>
> If so, I think I actually may be on the way to solving this troubling
> problem.
>
> Thanks as always!
>
> Tom Behler in Colorado
>
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