Re: The Dell computer doesn't have a right-windows key.

Annette Carr
 

That is interesting that Function+Right Control does not do anything on your computer.  Yes, Function+Left Arrow is equivalent to the Home key, and Function+Right Arrow is equivalent to the End key.  Also on both of my laptops, Function+F2 lowers the volume, Function+F3 increases the volume, and Function+f1 toggles mute.  There is also a Function+ a numbered Function key to lock the computer, but I do not remember it off of the top of my head.  There are probably others as well.

 

Annette

 

 

From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of TheHangMan
Sent: Thursday, September 20, 2018 3:39 AM
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Hi,

I’m using a Dell laptop Inspiron and I tried the command that was posted just to see what it does?

And did not work here, but it showed me another way to move to the top (Home and end) by using the function key along with the arrow keys.

I found this way more better, then using control+home & end, because both my hands were at the bottom of the laptop.

Thanks

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From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of Annette Carr
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 6:52 PM
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Subject: Re: [jaws-users] The Dell computer doesn't have a right-windows key.

 

On both my Dell laptop at work and my personal Dell laptop there is not an Applications key.  By holding down the Function key and tapping the Right Control key will achieve the same result as the Applications key.  Note, that using the Left Control key does not do anything.

 

HTH,

Annette

 

 

From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of Judy Jones
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 2:49 PM
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Subject: Re: [jaws-users] The Dell computer doesn't have a right-windows key.

 

The various laptops I have experienced, Lenovo, Asus, Toshiba have all had the application key.  I was taught in the long long ago that the application key is synonymous with right-windows-key, even though they have different functions.

 

Judy

 

 

From: jaws-users-list@groups.io [mailto:jaws-users-list@groups.io] On Behalf Of chris judge
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 11:15 AM
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Subject: Re: [jaws-users] The Dell computer doesn't have a right-windows key.

 

I can recall ever seeing a laptop keyboard with a right windows key.

 

From: jaws-users-list@groups.io <jaws-users-list@groups.io> On Behalf Of Judy Jones
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 1:09 PM
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Subject: [jaws-users] The Dell computer doesn't have a right-windows key.

 

One of the computers we now have is a Dell, and this laptop does not have a right-windows button.  I’ve tried the right-mouse button, hoping to come up with the same options, but they are not the same.  For instance, to make a shortcut key to an app on the desktop, I have always right-clicked with the right-windows button, gon into Properties, and the Shortcut Key tab.  However, the right-mouse button on this dell does not get me to the properties.

 

So I guess I’m asking two questions.  1) What is the equivalent of the right-windows button on this Dell, and how can I creat shortcut keys on the desktop without right-clicking.  Again, the right-mouse button does not offer the same options.

 

Thanks very much.

 

Judy

 

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