Re: New here with a JAWS question

  • From: Soronel Haetir <soronel.haetir@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 23 Jan 2010 19:10:18 -0900

Hitting space has activated such buttons for me in the past.  You may
need to hit enter to activate the flash object then navigate to the
button then hit space.

On 1/23/10, 1SmartDog@xxxxxxx <1smartdog@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello,
> My name is Karen. If anyone can help with this question, I'd appreciate it.
> On a variety of web sites JAWS says:
> Flash Movie Start
> (button I want to activate)
> and then
> Flash Movie End
> My sighted husband can come in, use the mouse and click the button yet no
> matter how hard I try using virtual, PC and mouse cursor, I can't activate
> the button
> Examples of what I'm talking about:
> On many of the book selections have "sample" button so that a
> small section of the book can be heard. These sample of book buttons are
> surrounded, according to JAWS with "Flash Movie Start" and :"Flash Movie
> End".
> Anyone?
> Thank you.

Soronel Haetir
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