[BCAB] jaws announcing keys

Sean Randall contact at seanrandall.me
Sun Aug 7 09:50:32 BST 2016


usually, this because he keys don't even make it through to the operating system, such as the FN key, or are media or control keys - for opening specific apps - which have no entry in the standard windows key list.
Sean



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> On 7 Aug 2016, at 09:28, Richard Godfrey-McKay <lists.godfrey-mckay at virginmedia.com> wrote:
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> Isn't this because JAWS doesn't know what those keys are, e.g. keys which
> are not on all standard desktop keyboards?  
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> Richard
> Richard Godfrey-McKay
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Tom Reid
> Sent: 07 August 2016 04:24
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Subject: [BCAB] jaws announcing keys
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> How do you get jaws to announce all keys on a laptop.
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> When I press some keys in keyboard help, there is silence.
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> Tom
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