Re: Getting Adobe Acrobat to Work

Mike B <mb69mach1@...>
 

Hi Richard,
 
You navigate to the PDF document and with the PDF file highlighted it is in focus.

Take care.  Mike.  Sent from my iBarstool.  Go dodgers!
No one has more to say than the woman who says she doesn't want to talk about it. 

----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, May 27, 2019 10:44 PM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Getting Adobe Acrobat to Work

how do you bring file to focus?At 08:57 AM 5/27/2019, you wrote:
>Good morning,
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>You will need to change how Windows opens up PDF files. This is the way to
>do that.
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>1 - Bring focus to any PDF file and hit your application key or shift F10
>2 - Arrow up to properties and hit enter.
>3 - Shift tab once to change and hit enter
>4 - Tab once to the list of applications and change it to acrobat and then
>tab to Ok and then tab to ok and then you are done.
>
>Joe
>
>Joseph DiNero
>Assistive Technology Specialist
>Helen Keller Services for the Blind
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of
>george b
>Sent: Monday, May 27, 2019 8:13 AM
>To: jaws-users-list@groups.io
>Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Getting Adobe Acrobat to Work
>
>How do I stop ms edge from opening up when I open a p d f doc
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of
>richard kurlander via Groups.Io
>Sent: May 26, 2019 22:08
>To: jaws-users-list@groups.io
>Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Getting Adobe Acrobat to Work
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>the microsoft doesn't know how to use acrobat to work with even their own
>screne reader windows narator. I turned off protected view in adobe dc and
>it reads however if people who write web pages don't tag them for
>accessibility you are dead.At 04:36 AM 5/25/2019, you wrote:
> >I agree.  I used IE for years and switched last year.
> >
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf
> >Of John Gassman
> >Sent: Friday, May 24, 2019 10:23 PM
> >To: jaws-users-list@groups.io
> >Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Getting Adobe Acrobat to Work
> >
> >Hi Gerald,
> >I really wouldn't depend on IE for anything anymore. You'll have to
> >switch eventually.
> >Your experience really will be better with Google Chrome or perhaps
>Firefox.
> >IE is not supportted anymore.
> >the learning curve might be a little stiff but, better to move on now.
> >I can't even get my IE to come up anymore. I moved on to Chrome a
> >couple of years ago and its pretty good.
> >JohnAt 07:00 AM 5/24/2019, you wrote:
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> > >It appears that there is noAdobe plug in listed on the IE Add-ons
> > >Manager, which explains why IE is unable to read PDF documents. In
> > >fact, there are no add-ons listed at all.?? Fortunately, Adobe
> > >Acrobat seems to work with Chrome and Firefox, so I guess I will have
> > >to use one of these browsers to read PDF documents.?? Are there any
> > >other PDF readers that work with IE that are JAWS accessible?
> > >
> > >
> > >Gerald
> > >
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> > >On 5/24/2019 8:10 AM, Douglas C. DeCamp wrote:
> > >>Gerald,
> > >>   The Adobe plug-in needs to be disabled in the internet options -
> > >>add-ons section.
> > >>   You probably will have to select all add-ons to find the adobe
> > >>plug-in.  Once disabled IE will go ahead and call the external Adobe
> >reader.
> > >>---hth ---
> > >>-----Original Message-----
> > >>From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On
> > >>Behalf Of Gerald Levy via Groups.Io
> > >>Sent: Thursday, May 23, 2019 5:14 PM
> > >>To: JAWS Users <jaws-users-list@groups.io>
> > >>Subject: [jaws-users] Getting Adobe Acrobat to Work
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>Using JAWS 2019 with Windows 10, I cannot get Adobe Acrobat to work
> > >>with IE.?? When I access a PDF document in IE, I get a page with an
> > >>open parent document button, but when I click on it, nothing
> > >>happens.?? On the Preferences mdialog, the enable protected mode
> > >>check box is unchecked.??
> > >>What other settings do I need to change to get Acrobat to work with
>IE???
> > >>Thanks.
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>Gerald
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> >JAWS Certified, 2014.
> >http://www.FreedomScientific.com/Certification
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