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Re: Alternative Web Browsers for Use with JAWS


From: Priti Rohra
Date: Dec 17, 2008 1:35AM

Hi Chris,

JAWS works very well with Firefox and helps users enjoy browsing the net
quite smoothly.
I am using Firefox with JAWS for more then couple of years now and love the

----- Original Message -----
From: "Christopher Nagle" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
Sent: Tuesday, December 16, 2008 10:51 PM
Subject: [WebAIM] Alternative Web Browsers for Use with JAWS

> Hi,
> Given all of attacks out on the internet that focus on Internet
> Explorer, are there any other web browsers that JAWS has a similar level
> of usability that JAWS and IE do? While I know you can use Firefox with
> JAWS I'm under the impression it's not as usable as JAWS with IE? Or
> does JAWS with Firefox just take some getting used to?
> Thanks,
> -Chris
> --
> Christopher Nagle
> Web Specialist
> ICI / UMass, Boston
> http://www.nercve.org/
> http://www.communityinclusion.org/