The JAWS screen reader cannot read certain items in a Live Meeting when you use a Live Meeting 2007 client

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SYMPTOMS

Consider the following scenario:
  • You have a computer that has the Job Access with Speech (JAWS) screen reader installed.
  • You create and join a Live Meeting by using a Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2007 client. 
In this scenario, you may encounter any of the following issues: 
  • If you highlight the Content menu, and then press Enter or Space, the Share item, which has the focus, is not read by the JAWS screen reader.

    Note You have to use the right arrow button to move to the Thumbnails item, and then use the left arrow button for the JAWS screen reader to read the Share item.
  • If you highlight the Attendees menu, and then press Enter or Space, the Invite item, which has the focus, is not read by the JAWS screen reader.

    Note You have to use the right arrow button to move to the View item, and then use the left arrow button for the JAWS screen reader reads the Invite item.
  • If you highlight the Meeting menu, and then press Enter or Space, the Invite item, which has the focus, is not read by the JAWS screen reader.

    Note You have to use the right arrow button to move to the Lock item, and then use the left arrow button for the JAWS screen reader reads the Invite item.

RESOLUTION

To resolve this issue, install the following cumulative update:
2536683 Description of the update package for the Windows-based Live Meeting 2007 client: May 2011

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

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Article ID: 2537295 - Last Review: August 12, 2011 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2007
Keywords: 
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