Re: [BCAB] A very off-beat question about JAWS: forcing an error David Reynolds 14 Nov 2012 16:44 GMT

Clive,

Have you just tried shutting it down deliberately, i.e. jaws key + f4?
Not an error I know but at least you could whack in the usb drive, and get
nvda up.

Best,

David.

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From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces@lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of
Clive.Lever@kent.gov.uk
Sent: 14 November 2012 12:37
To: bcab@lists.bcab.org.uk
Subject: [BCAB] A very off-beat question about JAWS: forcing an error

Hello all,

here's a question which I feel some people may find rather bizarre. Does
anyone know of any action one can perform on a Windows XP PC which is bound
to cause Jaws to crash?

I'm running JAWS and want to crash it, so that I can test the effectiveness
of putting in a Pen Drive with NVDA to trouble-shoot and wake Jaws up again.
Currently, if Jaws suddenly gives me the silent treatment, I have to ring
our technicians to get them to connect remotely and bail me out. I'd like to
test whether NVDA would obviate the need for me to do this.

Best,
Clive

Clive Lever
Diversity and Equality Officer
Kent County Council

Office: 01622 221163
Email: clive.lever@kent.gov.uk<mailto:clive.lever@kent.gov.uk>

Kent County Council
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Maidstone, Kent.
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