Re: changing move goal and other information on the Apple Watch

2019-02-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
to change your move goal. Regards, Feliciano For tech tips and updates, LIKE www.facebook.com/theblindman12v Follow www.twitter.com/theblindman12v On Feb 18, 2019, at 5:23 PM, Paul Ferrara wrote: All, for whatever reason, my move goal is far different from my wife’s goal. Is there a way

changing move goal and other information on the Apple Watch

2019-02-18 Thread Paul Ferrara
All, for whatever reason, my move goal is far different from my wife’s goal. Is there a way to change any or all of your watch goals? I looked in activity on the phone and watch app and found nothing. Thanks. Paul Ferrara -- The following information is important for all members of the V

Re: does anyone have recent experience, good or bad, with the Kobo Books app?

2018-08-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
, Anne On 21 Aug 2018, at 14:20, Paul Ferrara wrote: There is a book I can’t get on Kindle; Kobo has it. I bought it, and I can open the book and select a section to read through the contents page but cannot advance forward or backwards through the book; I cannot move forward a page

does anyone have recent experience, good or bad, with the Kobo Books app?

2018-08-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
with their help/customer service team. Thank you. Paul Ferrara -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if you feel that a member's post is inappropriate, please contact the owners

Re: cannot buy Kindle books using the Amazon app

2018-08-11 Thread Paul Ferrara
been a button to purchase from the app ever. The issue is that if an app sells something, then Apple gets a portion, and so Amazon directs you to its website. Matthew On Aug 11, 2018, at 8:41 AM, Paul Ferrara wrote: There appears to be no button for purchasing books any longer; besides

Re: cannot buy Kindle books using the Amazon app

2018-08-11 Thread Paul Ferrara
to its website. Matthew On Aug 11, 2018, at 8:41 AM, Paul Ferrara wrote: There appears to be no button for purchasing books any longer; besides trying on the website, has anyone else found a workaround? Thank you. Paul Ferrara -- The following information is important for all members of the V

cannot buy Kindle books using the Amazon app

2018-08-11 Thread Paul Ferrara
There appears to be no button for purchasing books any longer; besides trying on the website, has anyone else found a workaround? Thank you. Paul Ferrara -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running

Re: Blindfold Games, family purchasing, and in-app purchases

2018-01-01 Thread Paul Ferrara
OK thanks for clarifying. From: Chris Chaffin Sent: Monday, January 01, 2018 10:52 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Blindfold Games, family purchasing, and in-app purchases Normally in app purchases are not included in Family Sharing. Chris On Jan 1, 2018, at 10:37 AM, Paul

Blindfold Games, family purchasing, and in-app purchases

2018-01-01 Thread Paul Ferrara
All, if you bought a pack in a blindfold game and someone else in your household downloads the app through your purchases, do they still have to buy the pack as a separate in-app purchase? >From what I’m seeing, it appears that each person has to purchase separately; >can someone give me a

Re: Serious Radio do you use the iPhone or a stand alone radio for at home use

2017-11-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
There is a directory; however, the channels you actually can access varies with each plan. For instance, a streaming subscription, which I believed gave you all Internet channels, does not; some are restricted only to the All Access plan which requires a home or car radio. You really have to

Re: upgrade instructions, please tell me if I'm missing anything!

2017-10-19 Thread Paul Ferrara
! Hello, all this is taken care of via the automatic setup mode. No user intervention is required other than following instructions on both the old and new phones. On 18 Oct 2017, at 02:35, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: We’re upgrading phones Thursday; it’s my understanding I

upgrade instructions, please tell me if I'm missing anything!

2017-10-17 Thread Paul Ferrara
We’re upgrading phones Thursday; it’s my understanding I can do the following: Back up both phones to iCloud, insuring all options that matter are turned on. Get new phones and set up with that iCloud backup. Erase other phones at some point, not sure when. All apps, photos, mail, etc. will

Re: Drive Alert:

2017-09-22 Thread Paul Ferrara
The alert still comes up even with it set to activate manually. I have found no way to remove it permanently. Paul -Original Message- From: Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Friday, September 22, 2017 5:30 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Drive Alert: Since it's a "Do Not Disturb"

Re: iOS 11 without the eye has just been released

2017-09-16 Thread Paul Ferrara
All, I had trouble with the link for the PDF version so I downloaded the zip file then opened the file from downloads. That worked quite well. Paul -Original Message- From: Donna Neff Sent: Saturday, September 16, 2017 12:41 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: iOS 11 without

Re: Question about Amazon Prime

2017-08-18 Thread Paul Ferrara
kay.malmqu...@gmail.com Sent from my iPhone On Aug 18, 2017, at 8:22 PM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: Regular prime items, yes, they are free in terms of shipping; look next to an item. If it says "Prime", it'll be free. If it says, "Prime pantry", it falls

Re: Question about Amazon Prime

2017-08-18 Thread Paul Ferrara
Regular prime items, yes, they are free in terms of shipping; look next to an item. If it says "Prime", it'll be free. If it says, "Prime pantry", it falls into that second category. For example, if you want 12 boxes of item X, it'll likely be on regular prime. If you want 1 box of item X, it's

Re: Question about Amazon Prime

2017-08-18 Thread Paul Ferrara
Kay, beside an item, it will say "Prime eligible" or "Prime pantry". I have found that if the item is regular prime eligible, you usually see a date for delivery; if it is prime pantry, you won't see that either because it's 3-5 days, at least it was last time I checked, to get a prime pantry

Re: Question about Amazon Prime

2017-08-18 Thread Paul Ferrara
Keith, it is a specific program for shipping small items usually. You have a “Prime Pantry Box”. As you add items to this box, similar to a regular cart, you fill up a percentage of the box. Next to the item, it will say, “This item fills 13% of your prime pantry box”, for instance; if you order

Re: best bible study app for voiceover

2017-06-26 Thread Paul Ferrara
The BLB app looks good; thank you. However, I cannot find the commentary app. Please advise. Paul -Original Message- From: Robert Wright Sent: Monday, June 26, 2017 5:06 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: best bible study app for voiceover The BLB Bible and there is a

Re: ParcelTrack App Recommendation

2017-06-23 Thread Paul Ferrara
Forward the email with the tracking number to your Parcel Track email address. Paul From: Blind Treasures {Your One Stop Shop} Sent: Friday, June 23, 2017 10:16 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: ParcelTrack App Recommendation Parcel Track assigns you an inbox email address which

Re: ParcelTrack App Recommendation

2017-05-20 Thread Paul Ferrara
Two questions; what does the premium version give specificly, and can you, using the free version, send a tracking email to that strange string of letters and numbers@parceltrack and get a package tracked? Thanks. Paul From: Kramlinger, Keith G., M.D. Sent: Saturday, May 20, 2017 12:07 PM

Re: comparing two accessible games, Blindfold Invaders and Space Encounter

2017-05-08 Thread Paul Ferrara
d it reminded me a little of the 80's space invaders games, in concept and in sound. I'm not willing to spend the money for the Space Encounter game, so you will have to go from there with any further differences. Good luck, Wayne On 5/6/17, Paul Ferrara wrote: > I have played BF Invaiders,

Re: A quick uber question if anyone knows

2017-05-06 Thread Paul Ferrara
It has to do with telling the app where you are, setting the map pin. Thanks. Paul From: Denise Colley Sent: Saturday, May 06, 2017 1:32 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: A quick uber question if anyone knows What does it mean when you are scheduling a ride when it says set pin

comparing two accessible games, Blindfold Invaders and Space Encounter

2017-05-06 Thread Paul Ferrara
I have played BF Invaiders, not Space Encounter; if anyone has tried both, how are they different? What comments can you make? What gestures power Space Encounter? Thanks. Paul -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or

Re: Dark sky

2017-05-05 Thread Paul Ferrara
Do any of these have actual NOAA broadcasts so you can listen to weather radio nationally? Thanks. Paul -Original Message- From: Wayne Merritt Sent: Thursday, May 04, 2017 4:39 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Dark sky Weather apps seem to be a dime a dozen. I still

Re: quite annoyed with bespecular!

2017-04-29 Thread Paul Ferrara
Jen, remember Be My Eyes finds people all over the world; if it's too early, they won't be available. My point--go ahead and try it; someone should be awake. Thanks. Paul -Original Message- From: Jenifer Barr Sent: Saturday, April 29, 2017 7:04 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com

Re: The At Bat App

2017-04-20 Thread Paul Ferrara
Patti, he has to select a feed; the app won't play if you don't. Have him try it and get back to us. Thanks. Paul -Original Message- From: Patti Johnson Sent: Thursday, April 20, 2017 5:44 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: The At Bat App Hello. I am asking this for a

reenabling the on screen keyboard

2017-04-17 Thread Paul Ferrara
Hello, I was asked a question today and could not give a correct answer. Apparently a work colleague bought an Apple wireless keyboard and uses it and now cannot type using the on screen keyboard. I looked at the phone in question and, sure enough, no keyboard showing. Please advise. Thanks.

Re: 2 apps that say they are updated but arent

2017-04-06 Thread Paul Ferrara
I this problem with Dice World and two other apps; I just updated them a second time in the hope that it works. Paul -Original Message- From: Dave Sent: Thursday, April 06, 2017 8:56 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: 2 apps that say they are updated but arent Hi Jen, I

Re: [SPAM]Re: How does the Watch ESPN app working for you.

2017-03-23 Thread Paul Ferrara
Watch ESPN is a separate app; I set it up but haven’t tried to watch stuff. Its purpose is to let you see ESPN content that is on the different ESPN channels. No idea how that part of it works. Paul From: Mr. Ed Sent: Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:16 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE:

Re: Join us for a fully accessible March Madness

2017-03-16 Thread Paul Ferrara
I got the Yahoo Fantasy App, created a bracket, entered it into the $25000 competition, then joined the group after the other bracket was created. Easy! Paul From: Bobby Druesedow Sent: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 5:50 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Join us for a fully accessible

Re: Spectrum and accessibility

2017-01-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Paul Ferrara Sent: Saturday, January 21, 2017 9:34 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Spectrum and accessibility Well, we are officially now Spectrum customers; TWC is going away. I thought there was talk about changes

Spectrum and accessibility

2017-01-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
Well, we are officially now Spectrum customers; TWC is going away. I thought there was talk about changes in accessibility of Spectrum information, channel lineups, etc. Can someone direct me to information about this, please? The Spectrum representative I spoke with had no idea what I was

Re: latest fb update less accessible

2017-01-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
I can respond the birthday updates, not sure about the rest. Paul From: Davy Cuppens Sent: Saturday, January 21, 2017 9:27 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: latest fb update less accessible Hi folks With the latest fb update, I nolonger can send messages out of the birthday

Re: iMessage sticker packs and accessibility

2017-01-16 Thread Paul Ferrara
se let me know. Thanks. Paul -Original Message- From: Monica Jones Sent: Monday, January 16, 2017 8:31 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: iMessage sticker packs and accessibility I haven't been able to make the APH app work. Any help is appreciated. -Original Message- Fr

Re: iMessage sticker packs and accessibility

2017-01-16 Thread Paul Ferrara
All, the sticker pack from APH is called Braille Badges. There are 19 stickers now and more to come. Thanks. Paul -Original Message- From: Wayne Merritt Sent: Thursday, January 12, 2017 5:19 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: iMessage sticker packs and accessibility ON

Re: accessible apps for earning rewards online

2016-12-31 Thread Paul Ferrara
Mine is paul.ferr...@twc.com Paul From: Rebecca Ilniski Sent: Saturday, December 31, 2016 12:47 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: accessible apps for earning rewards online I’d like that. My email is rilni...@gmail.com -- The following information is important for all

Re: accessible apps for earning rewards online

2016-12-31 Thread Paul Ferrara
Yes. -Original Message- From: Amy Johnson Sent: Saturday, December 31, 2016 12:21 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: accessible apps for earning rewards online Paul I can email you some invitations to some if you would like. Just let me know. On 12/31/16, Paul Ferrara

Re: accessible apps for earning rewards online

2016-12-31 Thread Paul Ferrara
Yes. -Original Message- From: Amy Johnson Sent: Saturday, December 31, 2016 12:19 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: accessible apps for earning rewards online I can send you a few invitations to some apps if you would like me to send them to your email. Just let me know.

Re: accessible apps for earning rewards online

2016-12-31 Thread Paul Ferrara
I may be interested too; which app are we talking about? Paul -Original Message- From: Louana Sterling Sent: Saturday, December 31, 2016 12:03 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: accessible apps for earning rewards online Yes i will send you info . If you sign up with my

Re: videos on Facebook

2016-12-30 Thread Paul Ferrara
. that brought up another screen where I had to double tap again and it would play. this was a couple of days ago.. HTH, Cait On Dec 30, 2016, at 6:46 PM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: All, is accessibility broken on Facebook videos; I have ones suggested for me, but I

videos on Facebook

2016-12-30 Thread Paul Ferrara
All, is accessibility broken on Facebook videos; I have ones suggested for me, but I cannot get them to play. Thanks. Paul -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if you feel

Re: question about using Speed Dots with an Otterbox case on an iPad Air II

2016-12-07 Thread Paul Ferrara
. From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Paul Ferrara Sent: Tuesday, December 6, 2016 5:34 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: question about using Speed Dots with an Otterbox case on an iPad Air II OK so the plastic is not usable with the dots

Re: question about using Speed Dots with an Otterbox case on an iPad Air II

2016-12-06 Thread Paul Ferrara
and secondly it would defeat the purpose of the dots which you probably wouldn't feel through the glass screen protector or if you do then not very well. Regards, Sieghard From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Paul Ferrara Sent: Tuesday, December 06

question about using Speed Dots with an Otterbox case on an iPad Air II

2016-12-06 Thread Paul Ferrara
protector at the same time. In that instance, would we cover the screen with the glass and then the dots or the dots and then the glass? Hope that makes sense; thanks for replies. Paul Ferrara -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any

Re: too much text games

2016-10-29 Thread Paul Ferrara
it. Send the level number to the developers with your mailing address and see if you get anything. I don’t want to say too much as I don’t know if they are still doing what they used to do. Richard From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Paul

Re: too much text games

2016-10-29 Thread Paul Ferrara
That Rubber Ducky game is fun, but can you ever beat it; I got to some ridiculous level and killed hundreds of zombees and it never ended. Paul From: Richard Turner Sent: Saturday, October 29, 2016 7:11 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: too much text games If you have not tried

Re: are my voicemails gone forever now that I upgraded

2016-10-29 Thread Paul Ferrara
voicemail option? I don't think using your carrier's voicemail option would make any difference, but ever since I got my first iPhone, I've always used the visual voicemail option, and it's worked well for me. Thanks, Ari On Oct 28, 2016, at 3:29 PM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com>

are my voicemails gone forever now that I upgraded

2016-10-28 Thread Paul Ferrara
All, I seem to remember the last time I upgraded phones 18 months ago that email and voicemail was deleted, never to be found again. In the last 18 months, I had two voicemails I saved and wanted to keep forever; however, I forgot about my old ones disappearing. I couldn’t care less about the

Re: Today's keynote event announced a new accessibility website.

2016-10-27 Thread Paul Ferrara
I thought this site was out before; what has changed? Paul From: Richard Turner Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2016 7:18 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Today's keynote event announced a new accessibility website. The new web site is: http://www.apple.com/accessibility/ (Sent

Re: getting new phones, have a question about restoring a backup

2016-10-27 Thread Paul Ferrara
should be selected by default. That should do it. Best, Anna On Oct 27, 2016, at 10:34 AM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: All, we are eligible for the AT Next Plan so we’re going to do that today. I’m quite comfortable backing up the phone to iTunes. The question is, wh

KNFB reader with the 7 Plus

2016-10-27 Thread Paul Ferrara
Does anyone think there is a noticeable difference with KNFB Reader and other similar apps with using a 7 Plus as opposed to a 7? Should I expect better results, or is it still extraordinarily dependent on the phone operator and not the camera? Thanks. Paul Ferrara -- The following

getting new phones, have a question about restoring a backup

2016-10-27 Thread Paul Ferrara
are backed up as well as music. This is the one and only drawback to upgrading. Thanks all. Paul Ferrara -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if you feel that a member's post

Re: question about Dice world

2016-10-23 Thread Paul Ferrara
What is all the stuff about 3D dice, 3D rooms, etc.? Is that accessible or even important to voiceover users? Also if my sound is lower, I haven’t noticed. Paul From: Lelia Struve Sent: Sunday, October 23, 2016 6:21 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: question about Dice world

Re: MLB at bat

2016-10-01 Thread Paul Ferrara
Where do you find the free game of the day? AThanks. Paul From: Richard Turner Sent: Saturday, October 01, 2016 4:57 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: MLB at bat Free Game of the Day means you can watch the TV broadcast without having the TV subscription. HTH, Richard “By

Re: two Apple Watch questions

2016-09-30 Thread Paul Ferrara
to control music playback on a Mac and, I think, Apple TV. Best, Anna On Sep 24, 2016, at 1:04 PM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: Hello all, can someone please explain the following: 1. What is “enable autospeak”? Whatever it is, I have to reenable it a lot. 2.

two Apple Watch questions

2016-09-24 Thread Paul Ferrara
Hello all, can someone please explain the following: 1. What is “enable autospeak”? Whatever it is, I have to reenable it a lot. 2. What is the app called remote used for? Thanks. Paul -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any

Re: Is the content of this message from Apple or fishing?

2016-09-18 Thread Paul Ferrara
Absolutely not from Apple! Paul From: Russ Kiehne Sent: Sunday, September 18, 2016 11:24 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Is the content of this message from Apple or fishing? I just received the following message. Is this from Apple or fishing for my itunes account? From: Team

Re: Apple offers discounted annual Apple Music subscription through $99 gift card

2016-09-06 Thread Paul Ferrara
only. Mary Sent from my iPhone On Sep 6, 2016, at 7:06 PM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: Mary, is this for individuals only or family subscriptions? Paul From: Mary Otten Sent: Monday, September 05, 2016 2:29 PM To: VIPhone 'RobH. ' via ; mac4thebl...@freelis

Re: Apple offers discounted annual Apple Music subscription through $99 gift card

2016-09-06 Thread Paul Ferrara
Mary, is this for individuals only or family subscriptions? Paul From: Mary Otten Sent: Monday, September 05, 2016 2:29 PM To: VIPhone 'RobH. ' via ; mac4thebl...@freelists.org ; macvoiceo...@freelists.org ; macvisionar...@freelists.org Subject: Apple offers discounted annual Apple Music

Re: Blindfold Racer issue

2016-08-30 Thread Paul Ferrara
, at 8:49 PM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: All, I just read on Applevis that you are supposed to disable VoiceOver when starting this game; I did not know that. I missed or skipped the tutorial and cannot get back to it, and it going to landscape mode is throwing

Blindfold Racer issue

2016-08-30 Thread Paul Ferrara
to figure out this game? Thanks. Paul Ferrara -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or concerns about the running of this list, or if you feel that a member's post is inappropriate, please contact the owners or moderators

Re: Question nearby explorer

2016-08-21 Thread Paul Ferrara
If you contact APH, they will look into adding any transit system. Paul From: Richard Turner Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2016 6:43 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Question nearby explorer Right. The list of cities is just for currently supported transit services. I was very

Re: Starbucks app question

2016-07-16 Thread Paul Ferrara
but the problem you are having with changing certain aspects of the items is a problem for me as well. It is a real downer. On Jul 16, 2016, at 1:30 PM, Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> wrote: Has anyone been able to actually complete a mobile order on the Starbucks app; I cannot get t

Starbucks app question

2016-07-16 Thread Paul Ferrara
Has anyone been able to actually complete a mobile order on the Starbucks app; I cannot get the app to select my size of my drink. It defaults to grande; I want to change it, and I hear the choices but have no way to cycle through them that I have found. Thanks. Paul -- The following

how do I get attached pictures from an email message to my phone to upload to facebook?

2016-06-24 Thread Paul Ferrara
I have an email; two pictures are attached. I doubletap the pictures, and nothing happens. How do I get these photos onto my phone so I can put them on facebook? I want one as a cover photo for a business page and need to use the facebook mobile app as the computer is acting up and not allowing

Re: dice world

2016-05-02 Thread Paul Ferrara
I’m pauljasper and I play everything. Paul From: Annie Chiappetta Sent: Monday, May 02, 2016 8:45 AM To: VIPhone Subject: Re: dice world i'm anniebird64, play me. On Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 7:37:04 AM UTC-4, Afik Sofer wrote: Hi, What is dice world? בברכה, Regards

trying to make sense of the accessible thermostat options

2016-03-30 Thread Paul Ferrara
All, I have researched what I have heard on this list; not including actual talking thermostats that are not controled by the iPhone, I remember the following: Honeywell makes one that is controled by the iPhone; is it one or a series of them? What is the app called, and how is its

Re: 2 workflow app questions

2016-02-18 Thread Paul Ferrara
heeft Paul Ferrara <paul.ferr...@twc.com> het volgende geschreven: That’s fine; then please respond for me and the others. Paul From: 'Carol Pearson' via VIPhone Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 8:05 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: 2 workflow app questions

Re: 2 workflow app questions