JAWS scripts for Band-in-a-Box

These scripts can be used with the PG Music program Band-in-a-Box available from www.PGMusic.com
Band-in-a-Box is a program for creating, playing, and arranging music.

Note:The scripts on this page were designed to run with JAWS 2018 or later on a Windows 10 system. They were also tested with Band-in-a-Box 2019 but will likely also work with other versions of Band-in-a-Box. If you are working with earlier versions of JAWS or windows you might want to check out some of the older versions of the scripts available at:

IMPORTANT: These scripts will not function unless JAWS is configured properly. After installing the scripts hit JAWSKey+F1 from within Band-in-a-Box to bring up a help document that describes in detail how to configure JAWS to work with these scripts. The document also describes optimal settings to be used within Band-in-a-Box and how the scripts work. The JAWSKey+H hotkey is also useful for bringing up a list of script hotkeys.

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The latest scripts can be downloaded from:
JAWS scripts for BIAB v2019.1.zip

To install the scripts:

  1. Unzip the zip archive that was downloaded from the link above
  2. Copy all of the files contained in the zip folder to the JAWS Settings directory for the version of JAWS you are running. In Windows 10 this folder will be something like:
    C:\Users\user directory\AppData\Roaming\Freedom Scientific\JAWS\2019\Settings\enu
    where "user directory" is the name of your user directory.
  3. IMPORTANT: Once the scripts are installed remember to hit JAWSKey+F1 inside the Band-in-a-Box program to find instructions for configuring JAWS to run properly with the scripts!

The latest version of JAWS can be downloaded from the Freedom Scientific web site at:

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