OK, here it is. I called tech support. Smile.
Adobe did something that Broke JAWS, as he said, but it’s easily fixed.
Open Adobe, either from the icon on your desktop, or from the start menu.
Press s till you hear
There is a checkbox that says,
Enable protected mode at startup. It’s checked. Press the spacebar to uncheck it.
Tab to OK.
Tab to OK again.
Now it works as it should.
I’d gone into this menu when I was trying to find a solution, but I did not go to security enhanced. That’s why we have tech wizards!
A mind is like a parachute. It doesn't work if it isn't open.