[AI] about dragging and dropping:

BHAWANI SHANKAR VERMA bsvermadurg at gmail.com
Wed Jun 23 08:05:08 EDT 2010


right sir, icons can be copy-paste, usually i do to manage my start 
menu>programmes items. i am not acquainted about menu items, like moving 
tool bars in ms word. however, it does not affect my work.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Amiyo Biswas" <amiyo.biswas at gmail.com>
To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
Sent: Wednesday, June 23, 2010 8:04 AM
Subject: Re: [AI] about dragging and dropping:


> Hello Bhawani,
>
> Practically there is no difference between copy and paste operation and 
> drag and drop. Some featureslike menus and icons, however, cannot be 
> copied; they have to be dragged. Some programmes like allow only drag and 
> drop.
>
> I don't really use this feature. I tried for I had to help a young friend 
> of mine. I use the copy and paste, the normal way. The most difficult 
> thing is that it needs a lot of keystrokes and after all the strokes, the 
> operation may fail. Still, I think, this is a great feature of Jaws. I 
> can't use it properly because I am not efficient enough.
>
> Best regards,
> Amiyo Biswas
> Cell: 91-9433464329
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "BHAWANI SHANKAR VERMA" <bsvermadurg at gmail.com>
> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
> Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 2010 7:35 AM
> Subject: Re: [AI] about dragging and dropping:
>
>
>> will copy-paste not suffice the matter? what is the difference drag-drop 
>> and copy-paste. i am asking because, i never used drag-drop command. 
>> explain, please.
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Amiyo Biswas" <amiyo.biswas at gmail.com>
>> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
>> Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 2010 6:39 AM
>> Subject: Re: [AI] about dragging and dropping:
>>
>>
>>> Hello,
>>>
>>> I have pasted the relevant portion from Jaws help. I have also added my 
>>> observations below. Give it a try if it helps you.
>>>
>>> Drag and Drop (CTRL+INSERT+NUM PAD SLASH)
>>>
>>> This command is used to drag items from one location and drop them in 
>>> another. Position the JAWS Cursor on the item you wish to move and press 
>>> CTRL+INSERT+NUM PAD SLASH. You can leave the JAWS Cursor active, or you 
>>> can switch to the PC Cursor. JAWS will keep speaking as you navigate. 
>>> Once you have positioned the JAWS or PC Cursor in the location to which 
>>> you would like to move the item, press CTRL+INSERT+NUM PAD SLASH again, 
>>> and the item will be moved to the position of the active cursor.
>>>
>>> My observation: Both the dragged item and the place should be visible on 
>>> the screen. Otherwise the action will be cancelled. For a trial,
>>> Go to Windows Explorer window and expand one of the drives, say C drive.
>>>
>>> Now locate a file or folder using jaws cursor. Or, select a file and 
>>> route jaws cursor to pc cursor using insert+num pad minus.
>>>
>>> use the key combination, ctrl+insert+num pad slash to drag the item.
>>>
>>> Locate a folder or even a drive using jaws cursor. It will make sure 
>>> that you are not hiding the desired item.
>>>
>>> Use the same key combination ctrl+insert+num pad slash to complete the 
>>> drop operation. Jaws will confirm if it succeeds or fails.
>>>
>>> Remember that you cannot drag a file to a new location when the dragged 
>>> item is covered. If you want to drag an item from one window to another 
>>> window, say from Desktop to C drive, keep both windows in Restore mode 
>>> from the system control menu using alt+size. Sighted people can use the 
>>> window resize option to perform this operation.
>>> Best regards,
>>> Amiyo Biswas
>>> Cell: 91-9433464329
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>>> From: "Swasti Mathur" <swastimathur at gmail.com>
>>> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
>>> Sent: Monday, June 21, 2010 12:03 PM
>>> Subject: Re: [AI] about dragging and dropping:
>>>
>>>
>>>> hello raju, j
>>>> please upload the audeo tutorial of jaws cursor because i don't know 
>>>> the full use of it
>>>> regards
>>>> Swasti Mathur
>>>>
>>>> Raju singh wrote:
>>>>> Hello ashish sir!
>>>>> this is again Raju singh. hope that all of my access indian friend are 
>>>>> find.
>>>>> The term dragging is actually a four-part process. It consists of 
>>>>> clicking the left mouse button
>>>>> on an item, then locking or holding down the left mouse button, using 
>>>>> the arrow keys to move
>>>>> the JAWS cursor to a new location, and then unlocking or releasing the 
>>>>> left mouse button.
>>>>> Press the key combination CTRL+INSERT+NUM PAD SLASH to drag and drop.
>>>>> To drag the JAWS cursor outside the active window, press and hold down 
>>>>> the ALT+SHIFT keys
>>>>> while using the arrow keys to direct the cursor.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> sir! I think, I have given your answer.
>>>>> if some problem persist, let me know I can provide also an audio 
>>>>> tutoriol of JAWS cursor.
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