Using the JAWS Scripts For DMR
Last Revised August, 2018

This Guide provides tips for using DMR with JAWS For Windows and these scripts. When the scripts are installed and DMR is open and focused, this document can be opened via a double press of JAWSKey+F1 (or Insert+F1).

Table of Contents

System Requirements For JAWS Users

These scripts require JAWS 12 or later.

Script Installation Instructions

To install these scripts on a new system:

  1. Load JAWS if this has not already been done. This will require administrative privileges on the computer.
  2. Run JAWS as the user for whom the scripts are to be installed. This and the following steps must be performed for each user of the computer who will be using JAWS with these scripts.
  3. Download and run, or run directly, the JAWS scripts for DMR.; and follow the on-screen directions. Be sure to install the scripts in the currently running JAWS version if a JAWS version list is presented.
  4. To verify successful installation, type Ins+Q while DMR is in focus. Part of the JAWS spoken response should be a revision number. If you do not hear a revision number, the scripts are not correctly loaded.

Using DMR With JAWS and the Scripts

This section and its subsections provide tips for using DMR with JAWS and these scripts.

Native DMR Keyboard Shortcuts

DMR provides several keyboard shortcuts. These work with or without JAWS or these scripts.

JAWS Script Commands and Features

The scripts provide the following features:

Known Issues

Issues shown in this section may be fixed in future script and/or application revisions but are not addressed as of this writing.

Some fields in various dialog pages are unlabeled or mislabeled according to JAWS.

Revision History

This section presents the revision history of these scripts, most recent revision first.

Revision 9, September 16, 2018
Fixed left and right click locations for some tree items, which fixes the Menu key, Space, and Enter on some tree items.
Revision 8, August 9, 2018
Initial script release.