Heres a tip to make JAWS play a sound when you copy, cut or paste:

1. find a .wav sound you want to hear for each of the three, and rename them to the below:

ClipboardChanged.WAV
Cut.wav
Paste.wav

Now copy the sound files you just renamed to your:

C:\WINDOWS\Media folder.

1. Hit Insert+0 to open the script manager, then hit Control+Shift+D to open the default script file.
2. hit Control+L to be placed in the list of scripts.
3. type C until you get to ClipboardChangedEvent and hit enter to be placed into that function.
4. arrow down to the end of that script, which will say:

let ClipBoardTextChanged = false
EndFunction

5. While on the line EndFunction hit the home key to get to the beginning of that line and hit enter to place a blank line above that line.
6. now past in the following line exactly as below:

PlaySound ("C:\\WINDOWS\\Media\\ClipboardChanged.wav")
It should look like below now:

let ClipBoardTextChanged = false
PlaySound ("C:\\WINDOWS\\Media\\ClipboardChanged.wav")
EndFunction

now hit Control+S to compile the script.

Now hit Control+L again and hit the letter P until you find paste from clipboard and enter to be placed into that script.
1. arrow down to the end which will be the following:

SayFormattedMessage (OT_JAWS_MESSAGE, cmsg53_L, cmsg53_S)
EndScript

2. while on the line EndScript hit the home key to get to the beginning of that line and hit enter to place a blank line above it.
3. past in the following:

PlaySound ("C:\\WINDOWS\\Media\\Paste.wav")
It should look like below:

SayFormattedMessage (OT_JAWS_MESSAGE, cmsg53_L, cmsg53_S)
PlaySound ("C:\\WINDOWS\\Media\\Paste.wav")
EndScript

now hit Control+S to compile the script.

Hit Control+L again for the list of scripts.
1. hit the letter C till you come to the script cut to cllipboard and hit enter to be placed into that script.
2. arrow down to the end of the script which will be the following lines:

TypeKey (cksCut)
EndScript

3. hit home while on the line end script to put a blank line above that line and past in the below:

PlaySound ("C:\\WINDOWS\\Media\\Cut.wav")
4. It should now look like below:

TypeKey (cksCut)
PlaySound ("C:\\WINDOWS\\Media\\Cut.wav")
EndScript

now hit Control+S to compile the script and alt + F4 to exit.

Now you will hear sounds when you cut, copy or paste. Minor alterations such as that make JFW more friendly to the user, and you.


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