Hi Folks,I have a strange problem with Office 2003 and Jaws 7.0 and Jaws 7.1. Paul Traynor has made some helpful suggestions.
My question is: Does JAWS 8 definitely work perfectly with Office 2003?I have problems with JAWS 7 sometimes not knowing the cursor position and not being able to read text on occasions in Word 2003.O
If JAWS 8 is believed to work okay with Office 2003, I would consider upgrading.
Ronan n 8 Jan 2008, at 11:25, Damien O'Connor wrote:
Hi Tim. I'm using jaws 8 with word 2007 and am having no problems at at all. Damien.----- Original Message ----- From: "Tim Culhane" <tim.culhane@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>To: <vicsireland@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Tuesday, January 08, 2008 10:45 AM Subject: [vicsireland] Re: JAWS 8.0 & Office 2007 Hi Ulla,As far as I'm aware jaws 8 doesn't support word 2007, or at least not officially. The jaws 8 documentation for word would seem to co oberatethis, as it says that the information in the help files has only been tested for versions of word from 2000 to 2003.Having said that you could try jaws 8 with word 2007 and many of the normalfeatures may work. Cheers, Tim -----Original Message----- From: vicsireland-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:vicsireland-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Ulla Quayle Sent: 08 January 2008 10:26 To: vicsireland@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [vicsireland] JAWS 8.0 & Office 2007 HiI know this might seem like a very simple question but would anyone know ifJAWS 8 is compatible with Office 2007?All the PCs in work are now being upgraded and I don't want to have 2007installed if there are any major issues with it. I am currently usingOffice 2003 - a bit old hat I know but it works perfectly. Is it a case ofif it ain't broken don't fix it? Any feedback would be appreciated. Best regards. Ulla Ulla Quayle Training & Development Division Mental Health Commission Coimisiun Meabhair-Shlainte St Martin's House Waterloo Road Dublin 4 Direct Dial - (01) 636 2415 Main Office - (01) 636 2400 Fax - (01) 636 2440 E-Mail - ulla.quayle@xxxxxxxxx Web - www.mhcirl.ie -- No virus found in this incoming message. Checked by AVG Free Edition.Version: 7.5.516 / Virus Database: 269.17.13/1213 - Release Date: 07/01/2008 09:14