This site contains two sets of guides: one for users of
screen magnifiers, and the other for users of the Jaws screen reader.
They cover various aspects of Windows and a few useful applications.
All the guides are free.
October 22nd, 2013
The Jaws guide to Audacity has been updated for version 2.0.5 of this free multi-track audio editor. One of the recent new features which is available if you’re using Windows Vista or later, is that using the WASAPI audio interface you can record the audio being sent to a playback device even if your sound card doesn’t support “Stereo Mix”.
Start screen, Search pane, and Taskbar on Windows 8
February 11th, 2013
There are three new Jaws guides for Windows 8:
File Explorer on Windows 8
January 22nd, 2013
There’s a new Jaws guide to File Explorer on Windows 8. It includes a detailed description of how to use the ribbon.
March 15th, 2012
Audacity is a free multi-track audio editor. Version 2.0 of this program has recently been released, and the Jaws guide to Audacity has been updated to cover this version. In addition, the sections of the guide on moving the cursor and selecting audio have been revised and expanded.
Windows Live Mail 2011
January 6th, 2012
There’s now a Jaws guide to Windows Live Mail 2011. This includes a detailed description of how to use the ribbons in this program, using either the standard windows keystrokes or the Jaws virtual ribbon.