[bksvol-discuss] Re: A Helpful Microsoft Office Resource

  • From: Soronel Haetir <soronel.haetir@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bksvol-discuss <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, A Strange Geek <astrangegeek@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 00:35:15 -0900

That's certainly not the behavior I see in Excel 2007 and JFW11.  I
press ALT, get the Home tab, F get the file menu, down gives me the
Open menu item, but right and left arrow do absolutely nothing at that
point.

On 1/24/10, John J. Boyer <john.boyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Actually, the ribbon isn't hard to use with Jaws 11. If you press alt
> you get the home menu. pressing f will get you the file menu. If you
> press right arrow after pressing alt you can mor* through the other
> menus. Pressing down arrow in any menu moves you through the menu
> choices.
>
> John
>
> On Tue, Jan 26, 2010 at 12:47:55AM -0800, Denise Thompson wrote:
>>    I actually bought a little classic menu program that came out shortly
>>    after 2007 came out that you can load of your computer and it changes
>> the
>>    ribbon back into the traditional menu choices. Actually they're all
>> there.
>>    the ribbon, but there's a choice that has a sub-menu and it's the
>>    traditional choices. I think it was maybe $20. It's been so long I
>> don't
>>    know if it's still around or not. If anyone is interested I'll look
>> around
>>    and see if it's still out there.
>>    Denise
>>
>>    At 05:58 PM 1/24/2010, you wrote:
>>
>>      I've bought from Royal, and they were generally good to work with,
>> but I
>>      have had problems off and on with them sending what I paid for.
>>      However, one word of caution.  Royal is selling OEM (Original
>> Equipment
>>      Manufacturer) copies of Office at this price.  Microsoft told us flat
>>      out it was illegal for Royal to do so. Royal disagrees.  Me, I chose
>> to
>>      not get in the middle and bought a full retail copy of the Pro
>> version.
>>      For what it's worth.  Smile.
>>
>>      Judy s.
>>
>>      Monica Willyard wrote:
>>
>>        Hi everyone. If anyone here needs to upgrade from an old Microsoft
>>        Office and is dreading being forced to use the ribbons in Microsoft
>>        Office 2007, I have found a place that is still selling new, legal
>>        copies of Office 2003. I found it because I need to buy my own
>> version
>>        of Office for our work PC and was determined to escape the ribbon
>> of
>>        doom. The prices range from $132 for Basic up to $288 for the full
>>        retail Standard version. They have the Pro version too, but I
>> didn't
>>        check the prices on that.
>>
>>        The site is
>>
>> [1]http://www.royaldiscount.com/item/Microsoft_Office_2003_Standard_OEM/1137
>>        If you don't like shopping on new sites, Amazon does have some
>> copies
>>        of Pro for sale on their site as well. They do cost more though,
>>        around $499 for the full version and $399 for an upgrade from older
>>        versions of Office.
>>
>>        Monica Willyard
>>        Check out my books and accessible book lists on Goodreads at
>>        [2]http://www.goodreads.com/profile/plumlipstick
>>
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>> References
>>
>>    Visible links
>>    1.
>> http://www.royaldiscount.com/item/Microsoft_Office_2003_Standard_OEM/1137%A0
>>    2. http://www.goodreads.com/profile/plumlipstick
>
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