JAWS with Microsoft Teams Power Tip: Opening a File Using the Files Section of Microsoft Teams
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Teams has a Files app which allows you to see any file you have access to within Teams.
• Press CTRL+6 to move focus to the Files app.
• JAWS will announce "Files List Grid" followed by the most recent file you have accessed.
• You will be placed in a list of recent files.
• You can use UP and DOWN ARROW keys to select a file.
• Use the APPLICATIONS KEY or SHIFT+F10 to open the context menu.
• Use DOWN ARROW key and select "Open in Desktop App" with ENTER.
• The file will be opened in the app specified by the file.
• Make any changes and use ALT+F4 to exit the file.
You can also view all files in Microsoft Teams or downloaded files.
• Press ALT+1 for Recent files.
• Press ALT+2 for all Teams files.
• Press ALT+3 for downloaded files.
Use CTRL+F6 after you have chosen recent, all or downloaded files to return to the list of files.
• If you accidently open the file in the Teams application you can press ALT+LEFT ARROW to exit the file.
• Some of these commands listed in this tip are JAWS specific, use INSERT+H for a list of JAWS commands.
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