Re: JAWS Shutdown Sound


Steve
 

Did you do it manually or use their hacks program; and, did you execute all three of the events by changing the value to zero?

Steve

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From: "Loy" <loyrg2845@gmail.com>
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Sent: Friday, June 21, 2019 10:11 AM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] JAWS Shutdown Sound


I tried it and still no shut down sound.
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From: "Richard Turner" <richardturner42@outlook.com>
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Sent: Friday, June 21, 2019 8:13 AM
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According to this How To Geek article, you have to now edit the registry to get the exit windows sound back.
Up to you if you want to do this, but this is the link to the article I found:
https://www.howtogeek.com/274010/how-to-change-the-windows-10-logoff-logon-and-shutdown-sounds-in-windows-10/

Richard


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-----Original Message-----
From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of Gerald Levy via Groups.Io
Sent: Friday, June 21, 2019 3:09 AM
To: JAWS Users <jaws-users-list@groups.io>
Subject: [jaws-users] JAWS Shutdown Sound


One of the most annoying things about running Windows 10 is that there is no shutdown sound to indicate that your computer has shut down like in previous versions of Windows.?? The only reliable way to determine for sure that your computer has shut down completely is to listen for the internal cooling fan to stop spinning, which is not always possible, especially with a laptop whose internal fan may emit little or no noise.?? But the next best thing would be to have JAWS issue a shutdown sound whenever you close it manually or you shut down your computer.?? Is there any way to assign a shutdown sound to JAWS??? That other unmentionable screen reader has a shutdown sound, so I don't see any reason why JAWS couldn't have one, also.


Gerald









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