Re: problem installing JAWS 6

  • From: "Steve Britt" <swimmer953@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 20 Dec 2004 10:39:22 -0600

Dave, when I did the merge yesterday, I had a sighted friend with me and she
said that by looking at the progress bar, it showed that the merge stopped
and started over. My system eventually locked up and I don't think the merge
completed.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "David & Patricia Ferrin" <dpf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, December 19, 2004 11:56 AM
Subject: problem installing JAWS 6


> Hi guys, for the first time in over eight years I'm having a little
trouble
> with the install of JAWS, and since it has been available putting it in to
> the system tray.
>
> right after the install is completed I get a message from Windows about
> upgrading some component. It's name starts with a "Q" with some long
string
> of numbers after that.    That's not a real problem I suppose although
I've
> tried saying yes and no to that prompt to see if there is a diference in
the
> result.  The thing is for the first time JAWS won't let me put it in to
the
> system tray.  I've done this since it was first offered, and it's very
nice.
> Secondly I've tried the merge utility and acording to JAWS and also to my
go
> back program it presumed to have worked.  Unfortunately it didn't work.
> There are several programs that I've put some small scripts in that aren't
> in there by default.  For example Windows Media Player is set to switch
> synthisysers when it loads and unloads.  Between attempts I always run go
> back and shut down all other programs that might interrupt the
installation
> of JAWS.  I'm using a gateway 1GHZ system with 128 MB of memory that's
> almost four years old.
> David Ferrin
> They should never give a license to a man who drives a slay and plays with
> elves.
> personal email address
> dpf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>
>
>
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