Re: reading unlabeled graphics
Glenn / Lenny
The only way to know is to try, let us know.
From: Vicky Vaughan
Sent: Tuesday, June 25, 2019 5:24 PM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] reading unlabeled graphics
Do you think the new “Picture Perfect” would help identify what an unknown graphic is?
Sincerely, Vicky V
Almost by definition, JAWS can’t read graphics that aren’t labeled. What JAWS can do is enable you to assign labels when you figure out what a graphic represents. This works with browsers, and it probably also works with email.
If you’re getting email from the same source with unlabeled graphics, you might try to figure out what they each stand for and assign your own label. Sometimes you can figure it out by clicking on a link and finding where it takes you. Sometimes context gives it away. Otherwise, you may need someone with vision to interpret for you, and then you can assign a label for when the graphic appears the next time.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On
Behalf Of Vicki W
No, that didn't work. Still just says the word link and the word graphic.
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From: David Goldfield
Sent: Sunday, June 23, 2019 9:45 AM
Subject: Re: [jaws-users] reposting question reading unlabeled graphics
Try this. Press insert-V go enter the JAWS Options dialog.
2. Begin typing in the word "graphic" without the quotes. Typing graph should suffice.
3. Press down arrow. Look for the "graphics" option. Pressing the space key should toggle between all, none and labeled.
Does that help?
David Goldfield, Assistive Technology Specialist WWW.David-Goldfield.Com
On 6/23/2019 12:35 PM, Vicki W wrote:
I posted this question awhile ago and didn't receive an answer so I thought I'd try again.
Is there a way to read unlabeled graphics in an e-mail with JAWS 2019? Seems like there was.