Re: Laptop Question for Jaws

  • From: mostafa almahdy <mostafa.almahdy@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 5 Nov 2009 15:45:50 +0200

You might Connecta separate keyboard which has a number pad; I' mean
the regular full size keyboard layout.

On 11/5/09, Daniel McGee <mc-g@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Cy and Stacy. Hmm I didn't know you could get laptops that had a num pad
> feature that's great! But you see I have got a laptop and it doesn't has a
> numpad on it. So is there a way to use it like a numpad but with other keys
> such as the letters with a command or something like that? Comments and
> sergestions are welcom from you both and of course everybody else! I don't
> want to buy a new one because I use this one for my university it has a full
> copy of Jaws on it. Where as my main computer only runs in 40 minute demo
> mode.
> Best Wishes
> Daniel
> From: Stacey Robinson
> Sent: Thursday, November 05, 2009 1:06 AM
> To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: Laptop Question for Jaws
> Hi Cy,
> I wasn't aware that you can by laptops with numpads.
> My next laptop will have one as well.
> Have a blessed day,
> Stacey Robinson and GEB dog Chesley
> Eagleville, Tennessee.
> staceyr75@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> stacey.robinson36@xxxxxxxxx
>   ----- Original Message -----
>   From: Cy Selfridge
>   To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   Sent: Wednesday, November 04, 2009 3:02 PM
>   Subject: RE: Laptop Question for Jaws
>   Daniel,
>   Tell you what, I use a wireless keyboard with my current laptop because I
> do not like to bother with memorizing the various work around key
> combinations required for the laptop. My next laptop *will* have a full
> keyboard complete with numpad.
>   The cost of a laptop with a numpad is very little more than a regular old
> laptop without the numpad so why not get what you want.
>   Cy, The anasazi
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>   From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
> Of Daniel McGee
>   Sent: Wednesday, November 04, 2009 12:26 PM
>   To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   Subject: Laptop Question for Jaws
>   Hello everyone, how are you? I have a question reguarding using a Laptop
> with Jaws. Basically with Jaws on a main desktop computer, I use the num Pad
> to type in numbers. But I was cureious weather this can be done on a Laptop.
> I have heard of a key called the "FM" Key on a laptop and on one of my other
> list that I am subscribe to somebody said using a key with the "FN" Key and
> hitting one of the keys like L, K and  J. I'm not up on the laptop commands
> and would basicly like to know if there is a way to simulate the num pad on
> a laptop like using a Desktop I do use the numbers above the letters but
> find it some what fustrating at times when I hit a wrong letter. I'm just
> cureious. Oh and one more thing, could someone tell me where I can find the
> FM Key? I am totally Blind and telling me to look for a coulor would be
> pointless. lol Have a good day! but hear its coming to an end. lol
>   Daniel

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