Re: Working with Google Sheets?

JM Casey <crystallogic@...>


Huh, that's interesting. I did find something about accessibility in the keyboard shortcuts. I'm going to have to take a lot more time to play with this.

-----Original Message-----
From: <> On Behalf Of Ann Byrne
Sent: July 21, 2018 4:14 PM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Working with Google Sheets?

Under settings, there used to be an accessibility item. also, you had to turn on Braille in settings, whether or not you had a Braille display. this may not still be the case, but it made a biiiiig difference a couple of years ago.

At 02:22 PM 7/21/2018, you wrote:
Hey greg.

The virtual cursor seems to turn off
automatically. But pressing tab doesn’t give me any vocal feedback at all.

I’ll keep messing with it.


<> On Behalf Of Greg Wocher
Sent: July 21, 2018 2:56 PM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Working with Google Sheets?

I believe you need to turn off the JAWS virtual cursor to work with the
sheet. You do this by using the command JAWS key plus z. Once you turn
off the cursor you will need to use the tab key to move around to find
the sheet.

Greg Wocher

On Jul 21, 2018, at 1:22 PM, JM Casey
<<>> wrote:

Hi everyone.

I’m using JAWS 18 on a Windows 10 machine, and my preferred browser
is Firefox (52 ESR at the moment), though I’m open to using Chrome or
even IE if necessary.

I’ve been asked to do some simple work on a group’s Google sheet.
It involves signing off music promos and, I think, moving them to the

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