Re: Jaws 6 and reading highlighted text

  • From: "Angel" <angel238@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 19 Dec 2004 01:27:29 -0500

You know what is so weird?  I mean weird?  I was just reading this message,
and thought I would try the insert control down arrow and insert shift down
arrow for highlighting text once more, and they now work.  I can't explain
why as I swear they didn't before.  Isn't that strange.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Hal Pearson" <hspearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Saturday, December 18, 2004 11:31 AM
Subject: Re: Jaws 6 and reading highlighted text


> Hi Angel,
>
> At the moment I have no ideas, but I'm using windows me, and jfw 6.0. When
I
> position the cursor where I want to start skimming through the document,
it
> works fine. Thanks for telling me your chosen .wav file for on mouse over,
I
> chose a short crinkle sound.
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Angel" <angel238@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Friday, December 17, 2004 12:28 PM
> Subject: Jaws 6 and reading highlighted text
>
>
> > I downloaded and installed Jaws 6.  There is a new feature in jaws 6
> allowing one to skim read using the key strokes shift insert down arrow,
or
> control shift down arrow, or some such.  However, when I press control
> insert down arrow to have the highlighted text spoken the highlighted text
> doesn't speak.  Why is this I ask.  I am running windows 98 second
edition.
> Any assistance with this will be most appreciated.
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