[BCAB] Run JAWS from a Flash Drive

Ben Mustill-Rose ben at benmr.com
Sun Oct 20 13:00:13 BST 2019

You'd also have to consider scenarios where you might need to install
braille display drivers. Honestly it's much easier to do this using
NVDA with speech but appreciate that's not an option for everyone.

On 10/20/19, Mobeen Iqbal <mobeeniqbal at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Paul.
> Yes it is, but you need admin rights and extra software installed, it's
> called video intercept and enables jaws to read the screen. NVDA if
> configured correctly behaves in much the same way as jaws does in many
> instances, you only notice the difference if there's an app that NVDA
> doesn't support that jaws does.
> Cheers,
> Mo.
> On 20/10/2019 11:46, Life in Six Dots wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>> Can anyone tell me if it is possible to run JAWS from a removeable Flash
>> Drive on a computer. The reason I ask is I need to, at times, access
>> Window
>> machines that aren't mine but I need to have a copy of JAWS with my
>> preferences and braille display setting already setup for quick access.
>> I'd
>> then connect the braille display via USB. Is this possible?
>> All the best, Paul
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