Re: Setting the Hotkey for Restarting JAWS

Glenn / Lenny
 

Does Windows 10 have UAC (user account control) that can be turned down like in 7?
 

From: Tom Behler
Sent: Sunday, June 16, 2019 4:21 PM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Setting the Hotkey for Restarting JAWS

Vicky:

Whenever I get the message about needing administrative rights, I just hit the enter key, and am then allowed to do what I need to do.

I'm using Windows 10 version 1809 here.

Tom Behler


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From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of Vicky Vaughan
Sent: Sunday, June 16, 2019 4:28 PM
To: jaws-users-list@groups.io
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Setting the Hotkey for Restarting JAWS

I also have the vanishing Jaws hot key.  However, when I tried to replace it, my computer said that I did not have "Administrator" rights.

Since I own this computer and no one else uses it, what does this mean and how do I make it allow me this?

Thanks very much for any help!

Sincerely, Vicky V


-----Original Message-----
From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of Andy
Sent: Sunday, June 16, 2019 3:58 PM
To: jaws-users-list@groups.io
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Setting the Hotkey for Restarting JAWS

My issue is that periodically this hot key disappears and I have to set it again.

Andy

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From: "Mike O'Brien via Groups.Io" <mike23432@...>
To: <jaws-users-list@groups.io>
Sent: Sunday, June 16, 2019 12:48 PM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Setting the Hotkey for Restarting JAWS


Hi

As stated above, you can define a key to start JAWS so the combination of
Control+alt+(Chosen key(s)) will start a new copy of JAWS.    However it
used to be that it will only start a new copy of JAWS and not stop a currently running copy of JAWS.  So as I have seen, you can have 2 copies of JAWS jabbering away at each other.  So to recycle JAWS, you first have to stop the currently running copy and then start the new copy of JAWS.  I believe that this is still true.

Mike


-----Original Message-----
From: jaws-users-list@groups.io [mailto:jaws-users-list@groups.io] On Behalf Of Larry Volk
Sent: Sunday, June 16, 2019 12:46
To: jaws-users-list@groups.io
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] Setting the Hotkey for Restarting JAWS

Go to the JAWS icon on the desk top, press alt+enter--this will open the properties, tab over to shortcut hot key--press the letter or number that you want to use as the hot key, for example: 'j', then tab to ok. When you need to reload JAWS just press alt+ctrl+j, (or what ever key you set),  and JAWS will reload.



-----Original Message-----
From: jaws-users-list@groups.io [mailto:jaws-users-list@groups.io] On Behalf
Of Matthew Chao via Groups.Io
Sent: June 16, 2019 10:23 AM
To: jaws-users-list@groups.io
Subject: [jaws-users] Setting the Hotkey for Restarting JAWS

Hi, Folks.  I want to set up a hotkey combination for restarting JAWS.
I want to youse ctrl-plus-alt-j to make this happen.  How do I go about
doing that?  Thanks in advance.--Matthew Chao
















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