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 >> >> 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 >> http://www.goodreads.com/profile/plumlipstick >> >> >> To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to >> bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >> put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a >> list >> of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject >> line. >> >> References >> >> Visible links >> 1. >> http://www.royaldiscount.com/item/Microsoft_Office_2003_Standard_OEM/1137%A0 >> 2. http://www.goodreads.com/profile/plumlipstick > > -- > John J. boyer; President, Chief Software Developer > Abilitiessoft, Inc. > http://www.abilitiessoft.com > Madison, Wisconsin USA > Developing software for people with disabilities > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of > available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > -- Soronel Haetir soronel.haetir@xxxxxxxxx To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.