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Re: Headings


From: Geof Collis
Date: Dec 24, 2009 11:57AM

Hi John

I tried to hit the key for the number of times for the heading level
but I couldn't get it to work, it just took me down as many headings
as I clicked which works for me since I go to the same sites a lot
and know how many headings are there before the main content. I
actually hold down the h key rather than tabbing as there is
less stress on my carpal tunnel.



At 01:26 PM 12/24/2009, you wrote:
>Geof Collis wrote:
> >
> > I'm not aware if JAWS can pick and choose headings but I wouldn't
> > want it to pick only H1's there are times when I need to get to a
> > certain part of an article that might be a H2 or H3 and I rarely
> > use the JAWS Heading command, of course this is my personal choice.
>NOTE: I am not a daily JAWS user!
>However it is my understanding that navigating headings in JAWS allows you
>to focus in on a heading level by pressing H the required number of times
>- for example to get to level 2 headings press H twice, level 3 headings
>press 3 times, etc. Once you get to that level you can press the
>associated number key to browse through all headings at that level.
>As well, the Headings dialog box can sort a pages headings either
>alphabetically or in tab order; I am not sure if it can sort by heading
>level however.
>Freedom Scientific's online notes on page navigation can be found at: