[jaws-uk] Re: Making short cut keys for Jaws

  • From: "Robin Clayden" <robin.clayden@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jaws-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 4 Jan 2009 17:59:46 -0000

Hi Johnny,

You don't say which version of jfw you have, but in the config manager you can 
turn off flash by default.

Insert J for the jaws window
Go to the utilities menu open the config manager and select html options
tab until you hear the `Turn off flash in webpages'  or something along these 
lines, press space bar to check it and save your changes on the way out.

The other way you can do this quickly if you don't want this permanent setting 
is when in a webpage, hit insert V, press f several times until you hear the 
option about flash movies on web pages.

toggle this via your space bar and it will do the job while you're on that page.

hth, Robin
  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: Johny Cassidy 
  To: jaws-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
  Sent: Sunday, January 04, 2009 5:26 PM
  Subject: [jaws-uk] Making short cut keys for Jaws


  I'm wondering how I can make a short cut key combination for turning flash 
movies off.

  It really annoys me when websites imbed flash, but even more annoying is the 
fact I have to go all the way through Jaws verbocity to turn the damm thing off 
every time I visit a new page.  How do I go about making a short cut?  Is there 
a way I can do it so a simple combination will turn it off?  Even better would 
be if I could make some sort of a default setting so that Flash is always off, 
but I'm not sure if this can be done.  Can it?

  I'm baffled.    

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