Re: Requesting feedback on iGrill by iDevices

2015-04-20 Thread Alexander Masic/Bitter-k
Haha! if you nead a sighted assistans to turn it on then??? it is not touch, you get a feedback when pressing the button on/off. So it is impåossible to do a mistake. the problem people will have maybe the first time is to discover vere the battery is located and how to remove that

TIP: How to Delete Your iPhone's Browsing History Without Destroying Data

2015-04-20 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, The following is a useful tip that will remove Safari browsing history without deleting other data such as Cookie, passwords, etc. I have modified the text for use with VoiceOver. Mark TIP: How to Delete Your iPhone's Browsing History Without Destroying Data This brief tutorial

Entering events in Calendar app

2015-04-20 Thread Robbie Miller
Hi all, I have a Focus 14 Braille display, and I'm having trouble setting the date and time in the calendar app. Specificly, I can set the start time, but not the end time. Also, I can't find the done button. What am I doing wrong? Thanks. Robbie millerrob...@comcast.net -- The

Re: Status Of Find My Iphone?

2015-04-20 Thread Arnold Schmidt
In the app switcher? I just checked, and it is not in my app switcher, although it says it is on, under settings, iCloud. I didn't think I had ever seen it in my app switcher. Arnold Schmidt - Original Message - From: Kelly Pierce kellyt...@gmail.com To: viphone@googlegroups.com

The Difference Between The Find My iPHone App and the Find My iPhone Service

2015-04-20 Thread M. Taylor
Hello All, In an effort to reduce confusion, I am pasting in two very useful articles on Find My iPhone and how it works. The first article is entitled: The Difference Between The Find My iPHone App and the Find My iPhone Service. The second article is entitled: Tips to Track Your iPhone If

Entering events into the calendar

2015-04-20 Thread Jennie Facer
Hi Robbie, First of all, where it says end time, it will say double tap to edit. Do that with dots 3 6 chord. Now arrow down to the time. The done button is actually another add button at the top of the page, so right to the right of the cancel button. I hope this helps! Jenn and Kumi TO THE

how to put an Iphone 6 in an otterbox defender case?

2015-04-20 Thread Dacia Cole
Hi, I just got my case from AT guys with the tactile screen protector on it. How in the world do I get the phone into the otterbox defender case? lol thanks, Dacia -- The following information is important for all members of the viphone list. All new members to the this list are moderated

Problem with Bluetooth

2015-04-20 Thread Nancy Badger
Hello, Since I have upgraded my phone to 8.3, I have not been able to connect any of my Bluetooth devices. My Bluetooth headset or my Bluetooth speaker do not pair. I am not sure what to do. The only thing it says under Bluetooth – settings is to go to the Apple Watch app if I want to pair an

Re: Problem with Bluetooth

2015-04-20 Thread Nancy Badger
Thanks, I hope I don't have to do that but at least I know how if I have to. Thanks again Nancy Nancy Badger, Ph.D Assistant Vice Chancellor, Student Services UT Chattanooga Sent from my iPhone with dictation software. Please excuse spelling errors. On Apr 20, 2015, at 9:18 PM, Alex Hall

Not able to pair my Igrill to iPhone

2015-04-20 Thread Alexander Masic/Bitter-k
Hi. I have a strange issue. I am not able to pair my new purchased Igrill mini to my iPhone 6. It simply does not show up. But the strange thing is that, if i try to to pair it with my computer, it shows up and i am able to pair. But in my iphone all other bluetooth devices i have pair, like

Re: Problem with Bluetooth

2015-04-20 Thread Alex Hall
It sounds like bluetooth may simply be off. If it's definitely on, my first thought is a network settings reset. Be warned that this will clear out all your saved wifi passwords as well as bluetooth information, but it won't affect any of your apps or files. Hopefully someone can think of a

Re: My experience with Apple Pay.

2015-04-20 Thread Chuck Dean
Hi Peter, *Voice over does not announce the amount before payment, but after you have paid, you can read the latest transaction, and all transactions in the Passbook app.* *Hi *Brenth, *I just used Apple Pay at my local McDonald's.* *The target was mounted on top of the credit card terminal. It

iPad calendar entries as a list

2015-04-20 Thread Agent086b
Hello all, after listening to a podcast by Alex Hall a while ago. I was able to have my calendar entries displayed as a list on my iPhone. Is it possible to do the same on an iPad? I have tried to do this but it does not appear possible. Thanks for any advice. Max. -- The following information

Re: Problem with Bluetooth

2015-04-20 Thread Danny Keys
Hello, I also had this problem and this is what I did to correct it. I deactivated Reachability. Go to Settings, Jeneral, Accessibility and turn off Reachability. It's about the 3rd or 4th option from the last option. After this, when I went into the control center, I was able to see all my

RE: Requesting feedback on iGrill by iDevices

2015-04-20 Thread Richard Petty
Thanks. I wouldn't have ever figured that out. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Rick Alfaro Sent: Monday, April 20, 2015 2:51 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Requesting feedback on iGrill by iDevices Richard,

Re: [Bulk] RE: Any problems when updating to iTunes 12.1.2?

2015-04-20 Thread Christopher Chaltain
You will get the prompt to update whether you need this update or not. Note the message below deals with downloading the installer directly and not the update to iTunes itself. If you get the popup to update iTunes then go for it. I did it, and it wasn't an issue. I do have a 64-bit system,

Re: getting iPhone unlocked?

2015-04-20 Thread Alexander Masic/Bitter-k
I don't know how the legislation looks were you live. But in my country the carrier must provide unlocking after the contract has ended. Woverer there is a plenty of companies who provide unlocking. and if you search then you can find it for a special price. Be carfull because some of tem

Re: How To Peek a Letter In Crossly Game?

2015-04-20 Thread Mary Anne Lynskey
Hi Teresa. I did get this to work once but am not sure how. I think I tapped the letter that I wanted to see and it became an edit box then hit the peek button. I am not exactly sure about this as I am still learning. Do you know how to steal a word? I can't figure out that one. Mary Anne

RE: transfering ring tones

2015-04-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
iTunes is the only way unless you buy the ringtone from the iTunes Store in which case it is downloaded straight onto your phone. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of sb356...@gmail.com Sent: Monday, April 20, 2015 9:52 AM To:

Re: getting iPhone unlocked?

2015-04-20 Thread Joseph Hudson
Hi Simon, that shouldn't matter whether you're buying it from eBay, or any other carrier. The carrier that is locked to is responsible for unlocking the device for you. So you might want to consider talking to the person that you're buying for and see if they will unlock it as these are

getting iPhone unlocked?

2015-04-20 Thread goshawk on horseback
hello all, does anyone know how I can get an iPhone 5S unlocked to all networks? it was at a very good price, but is currently locked to the wrong network. it's not one I have used previously, so can't just ask the previous network to unlock it for me, like I have done once before, as it is

RE: where to find the incript backup check box in the newist versionof eye tunes.

2015-04-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You can go to Edit, preferences, then the device tab and delete your backup or backups if there is more than one. Then check the Encrypt backup checkbox, type and retype a new password and start with a new backup. Of course you can choose to just back up without encrypting it. -Original

Re: Status Of Find My Iphone?

2015-04-20 Thread John Diakogeorgiou
It works with your iCloud account. It is not in the app switcher. John Diakogeorgiou On Apr 20, 2015, at 5:55 PM, Arnold Schmidt arno...@mindspring.com wrote: In the app switcher? I just checked, and it is not in my app switcher, although it says it is on, under settings, iCloud. I

Re: transfering ring tones

2015-04-20 Thread Robert Cole
Yes, the download link for iTools is https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/3387062/iTools.app.zip the podcast web site is where I will post links and other info is https://kiwi6.com/artists/MacIOSForBlindUsers Thanks, Rob Sent from my MacBook On Apr 18, 2015, at 10:21 PM, Scott Berry

Audio Description from Netflix largely an epic fail

2015-04-20 Thread Christine Grassman
I called Netflix Customer Service and the woman I spoke with was very friendly and sympathetic, and essentially said that the only instructions they had was the article I posted earlier. The audio description for Daredevil is completely unreliable on my end. I have it working on episodes 1

Does IPhone5 With IOS8.3 Work with Apple Pay?

2015-04-20 Thread Fazil
Hi, list. Does IPhone5 With IOS8.3 Work with Apple Pay? Thanks! -- The following information is important for all members of the viphone list. All new members to the this list are moderated by default. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if you feel

Re: A PROBLEM WITH THE MESSAGES APP

2015-04-20 Thread Wayne Merritt
With filtering turne don, that supposedly makes it easier to report/mark messages as spam. I cannot get it to work with VoiceOver. If anyone has tips on doing this then please pass them on. Wayne On 4/18/15, carol.pearso...@googlemail.com carol.pearso...@googlemail.com wrote: Thanks so much.

Re: Bluetooth Keyboards again--Questions

2015-04-20 Thread Alan J Paganelli
Hi! Let me explaine how I use my bluetooth wireless keyboard. I don't use it to control my iPhone such as opening and closing apps etc. All I use it for is to enter in text in email messages and any other text entry fields. I have an Amazon Basics Bluetooth wireless keyboard that I caught on

Re: Blind Mice Mart

2015-04-20 Thread Paul Hunt
Is Blind Mice Mart legal? Do they have agreements with the movie studios? On Apr 20, 2015, at 4:02 AM, Sandratomkins sandratomk...@googlemail.com wrote: hi, I am tempted to try this app out and get an account, but I have two questions: firstly, what are the costs involved? secondly, on

RE: [Bulk] Re: My experience with Apple Pay.

2015-04-20 Thread Lizand Sammie
No, voiceover does not read the cash that you pay. The cashier will tell you how much you owe. You will point the phone at the reader with your finger on the home button to present your touch ID. When the transaction is complete, your phone will beep and vibrate and voiceover will say done.

Re: Status Of Find My Iphone?

2015-04-20 Thread Sandratomkins
hi, Do you find it is a battery hog? Thanks, Sandy Sent from my iPhone On 20 Apr 2015, at 12:49, Kelly Pierce kellyt...@gmail.com wrote: It must be kept on and displayed in the ap switcher for someone to use another device to locate the iPhone. In other words, police cannot locate a

Re: Bluetooth Keyboards again--Questions

2015-04-20 Thread Terry-Ann Saurmann
Is there a lot of lag time between when a character is typed and when it appears on the screen? There shouldn't be. Also, if you turn the keyboard off to save power, do you have to re-pair it with the phone each time the keyboard is turned back on? You shouldn't have to do any re-pairing.

Recognizer Help Needed

2015-04-20 Thread Dani Pagador
Hi, Everyone. Is there a tutorial or resource for learning to use Recognizer? It's a great app, and I'd love to learn to use it, but need to find info on it. Thanks, Dani -- The following information is important for all members of the viphone list. All new members to the this list are

Re: where to find the incript backup check box in the newist versionof eye tunes.

2015-04-20 Thread Christopher Chaltain
It would help to know what operating system and screen reader you're using. On Windows 7 with NVDA I can just tab over to the encrypted backup once I've tapped the space bar on the iPhone button. On 04/20/2015 06:03 AM, Mich Verrier wrote: hi all. i was looking at doing a incriptid backup of

Re: Oddity with latest Facebook Update

2015-04-20 Thread Christopher Chaltain
I'm not sure I know what you mean when you say the messes are out of order, but according to my sighted friends, updates are listed based on when they were last liked, commented on or so on, so the order of news items isn't as random as it seems. On 04/20/2015 07:32 AM, Rose Combs wrote: It

RE: Oddity with latest Facebook Update

2015-04-20 Thread Rose Combs
It is less annoying that the operator thing was. Still I don’t understand why all messes are so out of order or why it occasionally stops reading. If most of my remaining family were not on it I’d leave,. They are so enamored with sending photos without explanation and what is with all these

Re: Status Of Find My Iphone?

2015-04-20 Thread Kelly Pierce
It must be kept on and displayed in the ap switcher for someone to use another device to locate the iPhone. In other words, police cannot locate a stolen iPhone, return it to you, arrest the thief and send him to jail if the find My iPhone app is not running. Kelly On 4/20/15, Fazil

Re: Blind Mice Mart

2015-04-20 Thread Alan J Paganelli
It costs nothing to get a blind mice mart account. The MP3 files vary in size depending on how long the movies are. Regards, Alan Teenagers; Tired of being harassed by your parents? Act now! Move out. Get a job. Pay your bills wile you still know everything. Please click on:

Re: where to find the incript backup check box in the newist versionof eye tunes.

2015-04-20 Thread Mich Verrier
i am using jaws 14 and windows 7. from Mich. - Original Message - From: Christopher Chaltain chalt...@gmail.com To: viphone@googlegroups.com Sent: Monday, April 20, 2015 8:30 AM Subject: Re: where to find the incript backup check box in the newist versionof eye tunes. It would help

For what it's worth: Netflix help center article on accessing subtitles, captions, and alternative audio on various devices

2015-04-20 Thread Christine Grassman
https://help.netflix.com/support/372 https://help.netflix.com/support/372 -- The following information is important for all members of the viphone list. All new members to the this list are moderated by default. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if you

Re: My experience with Apple Pay.

2015-04-20 Thread Peter Durieux
Hi, Is voiceover reading the amount of cash you have to pay? Op 20-apr.-2015, om 08:15 heeft M. Taylor mk...@ucla.edu het volgende geschreven: Hello Brent, To answer your question: There is absolutely nothing with which one needs to line up the phone in order to complete an Apple

Status Of Find My Iphone?

2015-04-20 Thread Fazil
Hi, list. What is advisable for the status of Find My Iphone, keeping it on or off? Thanks! -- The following information is important for all members of the viphone list. All new members to the this list are moderated by default. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of

Re: Blind Mice Mart

2015-04-20 Thread Sandratomkins
hi, I am tempted to try this app out and get an account, but I have two questions: firstly, what are the costs involved? secondly, on average, how large are the files? I asked this because I am on a severely limited and slow Internet connection. thanks for any info, Sandy Sent from my iPhone

Re: transfering ring tones

2015-04-20 Thread christopher hallsworth
Strangely enough, iTunes can do this very thing. On 19 Apr 2015, at 04:21, Scott Berry sb356...@gmail.com wrote: Hello there, I was wondering is there a free program out that can transfer ring tones from the Mac to the iPhone? -- The following information is important for all

where to find the incript backup check box in the newist versionof eye tunes.

2015-04-20 Thread Mich Verrier
hi all. i was looking at doing a incriptid backup of my phone using the newest version of eye tunes. when i look under the file and then divice section i see backup but not anything about incript backup. where is this checkbox? many thanks. from Mich. -- The following information is important

Logging out of Netflix on iPhone and MacBook Air

2015-04-20 Thread Christine Grassman
I am trying to sign out of Netflicks on my iPhone and MacBook Air. I am double tapping Sign Out on my iPhone, but it is not working. (I had to get sighted assistance to do this last night.) On my macBook Air, I have tried various browsers, and cannot locate a sign out or a log out. There are a

RE: where to find the incript backup check box in the newist versionof eye tunes.

2015-04-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Mich, The checkbox to enable encrypted backup is in your phone area, i.e. when your phone is connected to iTunes you go to your iPhone, then tab a lot (stay in the Summary tab which is what is selected by default) and eventually you get to some buttons about check for update, restore and after

USING BRAILLE WITH IPHONE 6

2015-04-20 Thread carol.pearso...@googlemail.com
Hi all, Just want to throw out one more question about using braille to those of you who do this with an iPhone 6. I intend to go that route fairly soon now but, when looking at the 6S, I wondered if this was just too wide for me to be comfortable in landscape mode. Can braille be used in

Re: Oddity with latest Facebook Update

2015-04-20 Thread carol.pearso...@googlemail.com
Thanks. I'll be glad if you do. Carol P - Original Message - From: Tom Lange lang...@gmail.com To: viphone@googlegroups.com Sent: Monday, April 20, 2015 2:59 PM Subject: Re: Oddity with latest Facebook Update Hi. That's good to know; I could have sworn that the seemingly random

Re: Oddity with latest Facebook Update

2015-04-20 Thread carol.pearso...@googlemail.com
That's very interesting. I hadn't thought of that, but (probably along with others) I'd much prefer to see them in order, based on first comment from a friend. This concept makes me think that maybe they're not going to be in a hurry to put things back the way we like them! Carol P -

Re: Recognizer Help Needed

2015-04-20 Thread Feliciano Godoy
It is simple to use. Contact me an i can help you. Regards, Feliciano For tech tips and updates Like my Facebook page: www.facebook.com/theblindman12v Follow me on Twitter: Www.twitter.com/theblindman12v Sent from the Super-iPhone On Apr 20, 2015, at 6:14 AM, Dani Pagador

Re: Oddity with latest Facebook Update

2015-04-20 Thread Tom Lange
Hi. That's good to know; I could have sworn that the seemingly random order of stories was just a glitch, so thanks for that explanation. By the way, the April issue of ccess World (from AFB) contains an article regarding Facebook accessibility. I skimmed the article briefly while watching a

Re: USING BRAILLE WITH IPHONE 6

2015-04-20 Thread Teresa Cochran
Hi, Carol, I don't have an iPhone 6, but I always use my device in portrait mode. There is enough information displayed on the Braille display even in portrait mode. Voiceover adjusts and will display whole lines in Braille. I'm not actually sure if there would be a noticeable difference in

Re: transfering ring tones

2015-04-20 Thread sb356607
Hello there Yes I know that iTunes can do this I just prefer not to use iTunes to do it Sent from my iPhone On Apr 20, 2015, at 1:03 AM, christopher hallsworth challswor...@icloud.com wrote: Strangely enough, iTunes can do this very thing. On 19 Apr 2015, at 04:21, Scott Berry

RE: Requesting feedback on iGrill by iDevices

2015-04-20 Thread Richard Petty
I just purchased the iGrill2 but can't figure out how to install the batteries. I cannot find the compartment.I will appreciate any help. Richard Petty richard.pe...@earthlink.net 713-529-4476 -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On

Re: USING BRAILLE WITH IPHONE 6

2015-04-20 Thread carol.pearso...@googlemail.com
Well, that's what I thought, and I got a bit confused too ... but ideally and always have used the landscape setting (obviously) for the 4S but was still wondering if I'd find that a bit long for positioning fingers and a bit wide for holding still with the hand ... but everyone seems to think

Re: Bluetooth Keyboards again--Questions

2015-04-20 Thread Chris Smart
Hi there. I recently bought a Logitech Keys-to-go bluetooth keyboard. It's only a quarter of an inch thick, weighs about 6 ounces, thinner than the phone itself, and the keys are almost as large as on a regular keyboard. It is covered in a protective membrane so it's spill/dirt resistent,

Re: where to find the incript backup check box in the newist versionof eye tunes.

2015-04-20 Thread Mich Verrier
hello well i managed to find the check box to incript the backup but sadley i think i fall under the catigory of people who are up the creek with out a paddle since i can't seem to remember my password. i have tryed a buntch of times to see what it might be but sadley no luck. is there a way of

Re: Blind Mice Mart

2015-04-20 Thread Teresa Cochran
They're mp3 files, which are in the low hundreds of megabytes on average, so it could possibly eat up a fair chunk of bandwidth. The only cost would be getting a sendspace pro account, which is about $10 US a month. Otherwise, it would take hours to download a file. This paid account is with

Re: USING BRAILLE WITH IPHONE 6

2015-04-20 Thread Alex Hall
To clarify: do you mean a braille display, or the on-screen braille keyboard? If the former, no, landscape versus portrait won't matter, aside from what Teressa said about different options in some apps. If the latter, this will only work in landscape mode--your fingers would never fit side by

Re: USING BRAILLE WITH IPHONE 6

2015-04-20 Thread carol.pearso...@googlemail.com
Hi, I've always used my 4S in landscape as I didn't feel comfortable on the narrower edge with my braille fingers. Anyway, that tells me what I need to know, thanks, and I can happily experiment. Carol P - Original Message - From: Teresa Cochran To: viphone@googlegroups.com

RE: [Bulk] RE: Any problems when updating to iTunes 12.1.2?

2015-04-20 Thread Don Cher
So, if the update notification comes up automatically as it usually does, does that mean you do need the update? I do not see the 'alert message' that is supposed to be quoted somewhere in this message and an thus confused. Cher From: viphone@googlegroups.com

Re: looking for an accessible and free health app?

2015-04-20 Thread Cheryl Lenartiene
Hi Dacia, iPeriod and Fertility Friend are the most accessible apps that I've found for tracking your cycle. They both allow you to track your fertility signs, , other symptoms, and your cycles. If you only want to track the start and end of your cycle, iPeriod is the way to go. There are

RE: Requesting feedback on iGrill by iDevices

2015-04-20 Thread Rick Alfaro
I also wanted to add that I received my iGrill over the weekend and it's everything I hoped it would be. Perfectly accessible via the IOS app. The only small issue is actually turning the device on and off. Unfortunately it's a touch screen so one has to learn where the on/off button is on the

RE: looking for an accessible and free health app?

2015-04-20 Thread Laury-Johnson, Shawnese (LARA)
Are you able to chart 2 people within the same app? My daughter has started and I would like to chart us both. Thanks From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Cheryl Lenartiene Sent: Monday, April 20, 2015 3:01 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re:

RE: Requesting feedback on iGrill by iDevices

2015-04-20 Thread Rick Alfaro
Richard, The round display part of the iGrill seperates from the larger rubber piece. Just pull it apart and you will find the battery compartment on the underside of the round display. Best regards, Rick Alfaro -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com

RE: Requesting feedback on iGrill by iDevices

2015-04-20 Thread Jose Lomeli
I also wanted to add that I received my iGrill over the weekend and it's everything I hoped it would be. Perfectly accessible via the IOS app. The only small issue is actually turning the device on and off. Unfortunately it's a touch screen so one has to learn where the on/off button is on the

RE: My experience with Apple Pay.

2015-04-20 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Brent, To answer your question: There is absolutely nothing with which one needs to line up the phone in order to complete an Apple Pay transaction. Simply stated, once the cashier rings up your order, all you need do is to hold the phone over the transaction terminal, with your