Custom JAWS Scripts For GoldWave

Last Revised May, 2022

JAWS Scripts for GoldWave 5.67 and later, revision 36
Concept: Jim Grimsby (2004)
Design: Gary Campbell,  Jim Grimsby, and   Jitendra and d.Ram Kumar (2008-2013)
Project management, installer, and further scripting: Doug Lee (2016, 2020-2021)

This is a set of scripts for GoldWave versions 5.67 and later, for use with JAWS 15.0 and later. This document can be opened from within the application via a double press of JAWSKey+F1 (or Insert+F1) when the scripts are running.

Table of Contents

Script Installation Instructions

To install these scripts on a new system:

  1. Load JAWS if this has not already been done. This will require administrative privileges on the computer.
  2. Run JAWS as the user for whom the scripts are to be installed. This and the following steps must be performed for each user of the computer who will be using JAWS with these scripts.
  3. Download and run, or run directly, the installer for these scripts; and follow the on-screen directions. Be sure to install the scripts in the currently running JAWS version if a JAWS version list is presented.
  4. To verify successful installation, type Insert+q from within the application. Part of the JAWS spoken response should be a revision number. If you do not hear a revision number, the scripts are not correctly loaded. In some cases, restarting JAWS may fix this issue.

Script Commands and Features

These scripts provide the following commands beyond those provided by the application itself:

For numerous other commands, type Insert+h from within the application at various points for usage summaries.

Revision History

This is the revision history of these scripts, most recent revision first:

Revision 36, released May 22, 2022, tested against application version 6.65

Revision 29, released May 2, 2021, tested against application version 6.55

Revision 12, February 6, 2020