JAWS Scripts For Dell Applications
Doug Lee
Last Revised August, 2016

This document describes the scripts for Dell applications and provides tips for using these applications with JAWS. At this writing, the only scripted Dell application is Dell Audio. This document can be opened from within any scripted Dell application via a double press of JAWSKey+F1 (or Insert+F1).

This document is laid out for easy navigation using JAWS HTML heading navigation commands: h will move through all headings, 2 through major sections, and 3 and 4 through any subsections or subsubsections.

Table of Contents

System Requirements For JAWS Users

There are no known system requirements for these scripts beyond those for the applications themselves. The minimum JAWS version supported is JAWS 15.0. The scripts were most tested against the following applications and versions:

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. Run the script installer and follow its instructions.
  4. To verify successful installation, type Ins+Q from within any scripted Dell application. 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.

Script Features In Brief

The Dell Audio 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.

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