What Is JAWS PC Cursor, JAWS Cursor, & Virtual PC Cursor

  1. PC cursor
  2. JAWS cursor
  3. Virtual PC cursor


PC cursor

When using JAWS, the PC cursor is equal to the keyboard focus. In this mode, users can type, access menus etc. As users move from one item to the next, each item is highlighted.


JAWS cursor

The JAWS cursor is equal to the mouse pointer functions.


Virtual PC cursor

On web pages, the Virtual PC cursor is activated by default. It is similar to the PC cursor, but it is called a “virtual” PC cursor because web documents are read-only documents.

Note: To toggle the Virtual PC Cursor on and off, use Insert + Z.




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