[bksvol-discuss] Re: uploading

  • From: Jill O'Connell <jillocon@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 22 Jun 2004 09:38:55 -0700

Thank you most sincerely Sarah for your very clear instructions. Using
computers doesn't come easily to me so I make up for it in determination.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Sarah Van Oosterwijck" <curiousentity@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, June 21, 2004 10:07 AM
Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: uploading

> I will give you directions for finding the file you want to upload, but it
> would be best if you could tell us what the error you hear is.
> I assume you are in forms mode when you come to the file format combo-box.
> Hit alt-down-arrow to open the combo-box and then arrow down to the type
> file you are uploading.  Tab once to the edit where you can type the files
> path, but as you said, that doesn't always work the best.  Tab again to
> silent spot that is the browse button, and press the spacebar.  Sometimes
> takes a second for the box to appear and jaws to start speaking it.  I
> to hit alt-I to jump directly to the "look in" combo-box.  Arrow down to
> drive or folder where you put your file, probably my documents?.  Then
> tab to go to the list of files and folders within the drive or folder you
> chose from the look in combo-box.  Either you will find the file you are
> looking for in that list, or you will need to press enter on the name of
> folder your file is in.  For example:  to find books I have scanned on my
> computer I chose "my documents" from the look in combo-box, press tab to
> to the list-box, then press k to get down to my kurzweil educational
> folder.  I press enter on it, and then hit b to get to the books folder
> within the Kurzweil educational systems folder.  After I press enter on
> books I can arrow down the list to the file name of the book I wish to
> upload.
> If my directions are not clear, or don't get rid of the error when you use
> them, there may be a problem that really has  nothing to do with how you
> chose the file, and may or may not have been your fault. <g>
> Just let us know exactly what the error you get is, by selecting and
> it from the upload page.
> Sarah Van Oosterwijck
> curious entity at earthlink dot net
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jill O'Connell" <jillocon@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, June 20, 2004 10:37 PM
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] uploading
> > I am trying to upload a book I have validated; this is my first attempt
> without sighted assistance. I get an error at the point of actually
> transferring the file. I tried first entering what I thought was the file
> name's path. The second time I tried browsing but got nowhere with that.
> Would someone who does this dependent on a screen reader (mine is JAWS)
> please give me step by step directions in transferring the file. You can
> contact me off list at jillocon@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Thanks sincerely.
> >

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