RE: I appologize most severe VO bugs have been fixed now! Attention one new video editing bug!

2020-10-22 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Well this time you got the fixes and I didn't, for me 14.1 solved absolutely nothing with respect to focus bugs. I also still find that in most edit fields Voiceover repeats everything it previously said each time I type a new character. I am currently updating to iOS 14.2 Public Beta 4 in the

RE: wired transfer of data from old to new iPhone

2020-10-22 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Why wouldn't you want to do the direct wireless transfer method, it works perfectly. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Richard Turner Sent: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 10:28 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: wired transfer of data from old to

RE: IOS 14.1 is out

2020-10-22 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
And when somebody mentioned that this bug is gone I was surprised because it seems on Beta lists people even say it's still present in iOS 14.2. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Les Kriegler Sent: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:30 AM To:

RE: IOS 14.1 is out

2020-10-22 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
This issue in Mail has been gone for me ever since I started using iOS 14. However, iOS 14.1 made absolutely no difference for me with the focus issue in other areas. I have a widget on my Today screen for my bank which shows me account balances for a few of my accounts and I still can't

RE: [EXTERNAL] Re: how do I save ring tones to my Iphone SE 2020

2020-10-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Hi Keith, It really is not difficult using iTunes. As Richard explained, you connect your iPhone, open iTunes and find your iPhone. I usually press Control + F which takes me to the search box in iTunes, then it's I believe just one tab to get to the iPhone button. You activate it, press tab a

RE: Rotor set to Rows Option

2020-10-19 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Rows would only show up if you are in a table which is recognized as such, I get emails from various suppliers where I have no issues turning the rotor to rows. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Fazil Sent: Monday, October 19, 2020 8:17 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Rotor

RE: Home Pod Mini

2020-10-19 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
And any newer Apple TV will also act as your hub From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Robin Frost Sent: Monday, October 19, 2020 8:34 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Home Pod Mini Hi, Marie makes some good points. I have some amazon Echoes and Sonos speakers but I also

RE: Home Pod Mini

2020-10-19 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Any Amazon Alexa speaker has one big advantage for Audible subscribers in that you can simply ask it to play any of your Audible books directly since Amazon owns Audible. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Joshua Hendrickson Sent: Monday, October 19, 2020

RE: Home Pod Mini

2020-10-19 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
If you have any of the newer Sonos speakers you have a "Connect To" option in the Audible app and it will show you any of your Sonos devices you can play to. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Marie N. Sent: Monday, October 19, 2020 2:22 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re:

RE: a question about copying ringtones to my iPhone, sometimes ringtones won't copy

2020-10-18 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Not sure why it doesn't copy, but just FYI, iPhone ringtones can actually be 40 seconds in length. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Joshua Hendrickson Sent: Sunday, October 18, 2020 11:46 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: a question about copying

RE: When I Change My Apple ID

2020-10-18 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You can change your Apple Id email and this way all your purchases remain associated with that Apple Id. I highly recommend people get an Outlook or Gmail email address once and be done with changing email addresses for the rest of their lives. If you have an @outlook.com or an @gmail.com email

RE: iPhone 12's MagSafe is the Sleeper Feature That's a Bigger Deal Than You Think, cNet

2020-10-17 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
This could very well be another Apple feature which even though it may have been tried before was now refined by Apple and will become a big deal. Touch Id and face Id are other examples, so is Apple Pay and, for that matter, the modern smartphone and the App Store in general, all are things

RE: But All I Wanted was Touch ID

2020-10-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Yes, you can since you also need the passcode after the phone restarts just as with Touch Id. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Paul JOrdan Sent: Friday, October 16, 2020 8:46 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: But All I Wanted was Touch ID If you are wearing a mask and

RE: What streaming services are available in Canada

2020-10-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
There is Grave TV as well as a bunchof free ones you can get like Classic Movies, Tuby etc. When I did a Google search for "streaming video services in Canada", the first link was this one: All 26 Movie & TV Streaming Services in Canada

RE: Preparing for face ID as a new user.

2020-10-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Just curious, why would you not buy a regular 12 with a 6.1 inch screen, still larger than your current 5.5 inch screen of your 6S Plus. In fact, you could buy an iPhone 11 which would cost youless than half of what the 12 Pro would cost and then when Apple releases their phones next year or

RE: Review iPhone 12 series??

2020-10-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Hi Les, Probably a wise choice not to pay top Dollar to get the iPhone 12, I think anybody who has anything from a 10 up is wasting their money. One thing, however, if I were to consider an upgrade I would certainly look at last year's iPhone 11 instead of the XR from 2 years ago. My wife and

RE: Review iPhone 12 series??

2020-10-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
That is exactly right, the little wall adapter and charging cable never come out of the box any more when I get a new iPhone. I do use the headset, but if they don't include one any more then Oh well, it's not a big deal, I like the Apple wired Earpods and usually have to get a new one at some

RE: But All I Wanted was Touch ID

2020-10-15 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I think where eventually this seems to be going is that you can put your finger anywhere on the screen and it will recognize your finger print. If that becomes a reality and it would be combined with Face Id and you could use either or then that would be the perfect 10 out of 10, I could use

RE: But All I Wanted was Touch ID

2020-10-15 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You can use Face Id exactly in the same way as Touch Id to unlock your phone, open apps which have their own security or approve sign-ins or Apple Pay transactions. Both have their advantages and I agree that ultimately if they come out with phones where you can use either it would be the best

RE: But All I Wanted was Touch ID

2020-10-14 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Both would be nice, but Apple always does what Apple does, they will release a feature when they are good and ready and for the most part it will then be very well done. Who brought Touch Id to phones, it was Apple and the same goes for Face Id. Yes, some Android phones may offer both, but I

RE: Screen Over Reacting

2020-10-14 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Welcome to iOS 14, there are many places where Voiceover does this and there is nothing you can do except add your voice to that of others and write accessibil...@apple.com and complain about it. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Steve Cook Sent:

RE: Watch face has changed

2020-10-12 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
There are usually several watch faces setup by default and you can select between them by swiping left or right with 2 fingers. Most likely you did a 2-finger swipe left or right and changed to a different watch face, try the same gesture again until you find the one you want. -Original

RE: Countdown timer wanted

2020-10-11 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I thought I remember hearing that iOS 14 was supposed to add the ability to set multiple timers, but I just tried it and it certainly does not work. I think that should be a fairly easy and basic thing for Apple to do, both Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant can do this and we do it all the time

RE: iCloud for Windows

2020-10-10 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
directly from Apple. can you give us information about why are you feel it’s better to download this app from the windows 10 App Store? *** MQ *** ***270-776-9871 *** From: viphone@googlegroups.com on behalf of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Thursday

RE: iCloud for Windows

2020-10-08 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Definitely download the Windows 10 app from the Microsoft Store, it is more accessible. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Andrew Roberts Sent: Thursday, October 8, 2020 3:35 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: iCloud for Windows Hi all, I would like

RE: iOS 14 sucks!!

2020-10-06 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Message- > From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On > Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel > Sent: Tuesday, October 6, 2020 11:04 AM > To: viphone@googlegroups.com > Subject: RE: iOS 14 sucks!! > > A good place to start would be to keep track of what peopl

RE: Lightening Cable & Charging Brick for my iPhones?

2020-10-06 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
able, and where are they available for purchase? -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Tuesday, October 6, 2020 10:47 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Lightening Cable & Charging Brick for my

RE: iOS 14 sucks!!

2020-10-06 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
hone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: 06 October 2020 15:56 To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: iOS 14 sucks!! Some people always look at the cup as half empty and not half full and to them everything sucks. I must admit, however, that the focus issue in iOS 14 is extremely anno

RE: iOS 14 sucks!!

2020-10-06 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
We are a tiny percentage, 1% is much too high, but to use this as justification is flawed, Apple "chose" to make iOS and iDevices accessible so the responsibility is on them to do their best to accomplish this. I am by far not one who bashes Apple without good reason and I understand no

RE: iOS 14 sucks!!

2020-10-06 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Some people always look at the cup as half empty and not half full and to them everything sucks. I must admit, however, that the focus issue in iOS 14 is extremely annoying and in some cases causes huge accessibility issues. I called Apple Accessibility this morning to ask about something and

RE: Lightening Cable & Charging Brick for my iPhones?

2020-10-06 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Any of the Anker or Amazon Basics cables are fine, I like the braded nylon cables as they seem to be a bit more durable. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Fazil Sent: Monday, October 5, 2020 12:57 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Lightening Cable & Charging Brick for my

RE: Single finger triple tap!

2020-10-05 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You can go to Voiceover Settings and Commands and assign whatever action you want to any gesture. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Traci Duncan Sent: Monday, October 5, 2020 7:36 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Single finger triple tap! Hi all, I

RE: sending and receiving audio messages with SIRI on IOS 14

2020-10-05 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Well, I did what Richard did and asked SIRI to send an audio mnessage to myself, it asked me to record the message and when I stopped speaking the message got sent, but asking SIRI to play it won't work and on my iPhone 8 when I double tap on the message the Messages app simply closes and boots

RE: Correcting Spellings and Adding Credit/DebitCards?

2020-10-05 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
there too? Thanks! From: viphone@googlegroups.com<mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com> mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com>> On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Sunday, October 04, 2020 9:50 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com<mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com> Subject: RE: Correcting Spellings

RE: Correcting Spellings and Adding Credit/DebitCards?

2020-10-04 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
This would all be easiest by going to http://appleid.apple.com using a computer. Log in and you can make changes to your Apple I d there as well as well as add a credit cardd. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Fazil Sent: Saturday, October 3, 2020 4:34 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com

RE: I can get an iPhone 7 for $199.00!

2020-10-01 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I don't think Lithium batteries are effected by not being used. If you buy AA Lithium batteries it says they have a hself life of 10 years. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Gordon Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2020 5:28 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: I can get an iPhone 7

RE: List question

2020-09-27 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You have to go to the Viphone group using your browser, I used Edge with Jaws for the below instructions: Click on this link to go to the Viphone group page Look for "member ship Settings", if you use Jaws you can do a virtual search for Settings or

RE: applevis.com has no search box

2020-09-26 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
If you go to Applevis.com on an iPhone (I sued Edge), I had to tap on the button near the top which says something like "Toggle Navigation and Search", once I double tapped on it the search field sdhowed up and it it very common on mobile sites to hide things like the search field in order to

RE: Iphone and Echo Alexa

2020-09-26 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
The Echo has no 3.5mm input, the jack that is there is a 3.5mm headphone jack. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Marty Hutchings Sent: Saturday, September 26, 2020 11:59 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Iphone and Echo Alexa Is the Aux jack on

RE: IOS 14.0.1 is out

2020-09-26 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
That is also fixed for me even in 14.0 and in 14.0.1 it still works 100% as it should, I delete a message and the next message gets focus and Voiceover speaks and it does so absolutely fast without even the slightest pause. The focus issues however are not at all fixed fo rme in 14.0.1 on my

RE: Directly deleting a message without the confirmation being necessary

2020-09-25 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
It is not there, you currently always have to confirm. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Kliph Senior Sent: Friday, September 25, 2020 6:07 AM To: GoogleGroups Subject: Re: Directly deleting a message without the confirmation being necessary When you

RE: Any recommendation about gps for iPhone?

2020-09-25 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Good Maps Explorer does tell you approaching streets, it's a very nice app and should be in everybody's arsenal of navigation apps. From: 'Kristeen Hughes' via VIPhone Sent: Friday, September 25, 2020 4:52 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Cc: Kristeen Hughes Subject: Re: Any recommendation

RE: IOS 14.0.1 is out

2020-09-25 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
. 14.2.1 or 14.2.2 etc. then we might wait until 2021 for this. But I'm not usually pessimistic so let's hope it will get fixed well before then. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Friday, September 25, 2020 8:03 AM To: viphone

RE: am I missing something?????

2020-09-25 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Exactly, and while I think it's OK for experienced users to provide a bit of instruction as to how one could find the answer to a simple question along with the answer, it is the nature of mailing lists that lots of questions are asked twice. Of course things also change, new apps come out and

RE: IOS 14.0.1 is out

2020-09-25 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Not that I noticed, only main item in this is that now when you restart your phone it doesn't loose any custom email client or web browser you set as the default which happened with 14.0 -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Gordon Sent: Thursday, September

RE: How I solved most of my voiceover iOS 14 problem how I solved most of my voiceover iOS 3 team problems

2020-09-25 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Alan Sent from my iPhone with Outlook<https://aka.ms/qtex0l> for iOS ________ From: viphone@googlegroups.com on behalf of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:12:07 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: How I solved most of my voiceover iOS 14 problem how I solv

RE: How I solved most of my voiceover iOS 14 problem how I solved most of my voiceover iOS 3 team problems

2020-09-23 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Hi Alan, I don't think people should be that terribly afraid of resetting all settings, but of course you have to assume that this does exactly what it says, it will reset "all settings" to factory default. If you actually take a moment to read what it says before youc onfirm, you would see

RE: What’s everyone’s favourite back tap controls just curious

2020-09-23 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
There are two places you can set up Back Tap: 1. Settings > Accessibility > touch, as Christopher pointed out 2. Settings > Accessibility > Voiceover > Commands > Touch Gestures, then go all the way to the bottom of that list In the second place (under Voiceover settings) you have other and

RE: purrchasing a new IPHONE should I get one with or without a home button

2020-09-22 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
of a home button. However, having made that jump to a phone with Face ID and no home button, it's not that big of a deal. Yes, there was an adjustment and some awkwardness for about a week, and then things were fine. Your mileage may vary. Be well, Wayne Merritt On 9/22/20, Sieghard Weitzel wrote

RE: purrchasing a new IPHONE should I get one with or without a home button

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
> > > > > Richard > > "He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must > pass himself,” and we forget that only grace can break the cycle of > ancient hatreds among peoples. (It is notable that while I have >

RE: purrchasing a new IPHONE should I get one with or without a home button

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
nnot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must >> pass himself,” and we forget that only grace can break the cycle of >> ancient hatreds among peoples. (It is notable that while I have >> regretted not granting grace to others, I’ve never once regretted >> extend

RE: 14 woes

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
> On Sep 21, 2020, at 9:01 AM, Sieghard Weitzel wrote: > > No issues with the Mail app here, actually for once when you delete a > message Voiceover instantly focuses on the next message in the Inbox instead > of jumping up to the top. > I have an Outlook.com and an excha

RE: Caps Lock discovery in iOS 14

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
This also was already working this way in iOS 13. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Tom Lange Sent: Monday, September 21, 2020 8:54 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Caps Lock discovery in iOS 14 great tip. thanks! On Sep 21, 2020, at 8:15 AM, Holly wrote:  Richard:

RE: Toolbar?

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
or appropriate for when hints >> are turned on. >> >> >> Cristóbal >> >> -Original Message- >> From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf >> Of Sieghard Weitzel >> Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 12:27 PM >> To: viphone@googlegroups.c

RE: Backtap on a new SE

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I have a fairly think case on my iPhone 8 and backtap works just fine. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Marcia Yale Sent: Monday, September 21, 2020 9:03 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Backtap on a new SE Thank you for the confirmation! I just did an experiment—I took

RE: E-mail client and browser will set to default after restarting the IPhone

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
It clearly says "in iOS 14", it's not specific to a particular phone, it's a new feature of iOS 14. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Vicki W. Sent: Monday, September 21, 2020 7:45 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: E-mail client and browser will

RE: Turning off iPhone.

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
orget that only grace can break the cycle of > ancient hatreds among peoples. (It is notable that while I have > regretted not granting grace to others, I’ve never once regretted > extending it.)" - Edward Herbert > > > > > > On Sep 20, 2020, at 1:19 PM, Sieghard Weit

RE: How To Put An iPhone In DFU Mode, The Apple Way

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Not at all, I have done it quite a few times over the 11 years I have had iDevices although the process has slightly changed over the years. All you have to do is push a couple of buttons on the phone, hold them and then plug your phone into a computer with iTunes. -Original Message-

RE: Toolbar?

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
the name of the person who sent it, then it will say "2 messages in thread". If I double tap to open the thread and then turn the rotor to Messages I can swipe down and Voiceover says "Message 2 of 2" and it will say "From: Sieghard Weitzel", if I swipe up again it will s

RE: 14 woes

2020-09-21 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
one running > IOS 14 as well as an Android device, if they choose to make that > change. Let’s hope that both platforms continue to improve and become > more and more accessible over time! > > -- > Christopher (AKA CJ) > Chaltain at Gmail > > From: viphone@g

RE: Turning off iPhone.

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
and wireless charger got it back on. I'll see if that makes a battery difference. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 2:14 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Turn

RE: Hand-writing IN Rotor

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Yes, once the rotor is turned to handwriting, do a 3-finger swipe down. It will go from lower case to upper case, if you swipe down again it wil lgo to numbers and if you swipe down again it will go to punctuation. If you wanted punctuation you could also swipe up once from lower case as you

RE: purrchasing a new IPHONE should I get one with or without a home button

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I think a lot of people will recommend that you get the new iPhone SE with a home button and touch Id, but ultimately I think you should take a look at the various phones at your Apple Store. For one thing you wouldn't have to go to an iPhone 11 Pro Max, the iPhone 11 is a great phone and

RE: Can’t move Widgets on Page0 to other pages?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
com> [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 9:45 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com<mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com> Subject: RE: Can’t move Widgets on Page0 to other pages? Have others found that in iOS 14 the Today screen and als

RE: How do you power off an iPhone X with iOS 14?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
That is the sequence for doing a hard reset on devices with a virtual home button like my iPhone 8 as well as no home button like the iPhon e X and later. On the old phones with a mechanical home button you would simply press home and side button together and hold for about 10 or so seconds,

RE: Turning off iPhone.

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
remember to hold them together now instead of Volume Down and then Power; it worked, and wireless charger got it back on. I'll see if that makes a battery difference. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent

RE: How do you power off an iPhone X with iOS 14?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Sorry, forgot that this is different for the phones without a home button. A quick Google search for "How to power off an iPhone X" displayed the following result: How to turn off and restart iPhone 11, XS, XR, and X 1. Press and hold the Side button and one of the volume buttons until the

RE: 9 Best New iOS 14 Hidden Features We Found for your iPhone, cNet

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
, at 10:55 AM, Sieghard Weitzel wrote: > > And I'd love to know how to do this one with Voiceover: > > You can hide entire home screen panels with just a few taps. > Long-press on an empty area of your home screen to trigger edit mode. Next, > tap on the page indicator, then tap the

RE: turning off updates

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
customize which does not have an option to turn off automatic updates. Thanks! Tammy From: viphone@googlegroups.com<mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com> mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com>> On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 1:34 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com<

RE: Toolbar?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I very much agree here, always thought how nice it would be to be able to turn off how Voiceover says "Dock" whenever I touch one of the apps there. After all, it doesn't say "Home screen 1" if I touch an app on my first home screen and I think Apple really needs to tie such redundant

RE: Updating Using iTunes

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I haven't updated via iTunes in many years and never found there were any issues with updating iOS straight from the device. I still will, however, remove all apps from the app switcher before any update and for major iOS version updates like the one just now from iOS 13 to iOS 14 I will also

RE: turning off updates

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You go to Settings > General > Software Update From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of ms.sunflowe...@gmail.com Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:28 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: turning off updates Hello, Apparently, I am looking in the wrong place. Where do I go to turn

RE: 14 woes

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
devices Apple does no wrong no matter the buggy software they release year after year. From: viphone@googlegroups.com<mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com> mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com>> On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:22 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com<

RE: iOS 14 question regarding text messages.

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
It says "Show Alerts", she probably accidently muted the conversation, the actual wording in the rotor is "Hide Alerts". From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Richard Turner Sent: Saturday, September 19, 2020 11:06 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: iOS 14 question regarding

RE: Turning off iPhone.

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
To turn off your iPhone normally without doing a force reset all you have to do is hold down the power button (side button) until the option to Power off or Cancel appear on the screen, then double tap Power Off and it's done. On my iPhone 8 I have to hold the power button for maybe 3 or 4

RE: Is there an alternative way to access the iOS 14 App library screen?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I also want to thank Greg for this useful bit of advice, it does make the app library a lot more useable. But I still find turning the rotor once to handwriting (if you include it on the rotor), writing the first letter of whatever app you want and then flicking up or down with 2 fingers is

RE: Siri Problem

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
If I dictate and end a sentence with period it does put a period, i.e. the punctuation mark. What language do you use? If you are not on American English you may have to say "Full Stop" instead of "Period" to insert that particular punctuation symbol. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf

RE: 9 Best New iOS 14 Hidden Features We Found for your iPhone, cNet

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
And I'd love to know how to do this one with Voiceover: You can hide entire home screen panels with just a few taps. Long-press on an empty area of your home screen to trigger edit mode. Next, tap on the page indicator, then tap the check mark below each panel you want to remove. This won't

RE: Speakers

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Why not look at Airplay capable speakers then, they only play your music, audio book or whatever other media you are sending, but not Voiceover or system sounds. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Kelly Pierce Sent: Friday, September 18, 2020 7:54 PM To:

RE: App Library

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I still think using handwriting or SIRI is the quickest wauy to find a given app. I checked out th eapp library and find it too clunky for my taste. -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Shirley Baker Sent: Saturday, September 19, 2020 4:45 PM To:

RE: Is anyone else having trouble with focus jumping around under iOS14

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
? I can not refill my prescriptions from CVS because of it. I will have to get my sighted husband to do it or call it in. Sent from my iPhone On Sep 20, 2020, at 12:29 PM, Sieghard Weitzel wrote:  But on the positive side, in the Mail app focus now always moves to the next message if I delete

RE: Is anyone else having trouble with focus jumping around under iOS14

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
But on the positive side, in the Mail app focus now always moves to the next message if I delete a message in the Inbox and it's very fast and snappy. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Cristóbal Muñoz Sent: Friday, September 18, 2020 10:55 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject:

RE: Is anyone else having trouble with focus jumping around under iOS14

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I was about to also post this, if I go through the list of available updates and I flick to the Update button, Voiceover says "Up" then it jumps back to the app description and only if I flick right a second time it wil lthen say "Update" and stay there. Happens every time. From:

RE: Mark on iOS14, iPadOS14, and Scene Descriptions

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I think it will be some time before 5G coverage is complete, I am sure years down the road it will be very complete since it's crutial to things like self-driving cars and so on. As for Mark's hope that this year's iPhone 12 include some sort of fingerprint authentication in addition to Face Id

RE: My download speed on my Xr his way down any ideas?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You can see connected devices on most routers as well. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Richard Turner Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 9:14 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: My download speed on my Xr his way down any ideas? I found the Net Analyzer app in the app store

RE: Network analyzer

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Just use Speedtest by Ookla, it's a free and very accessible app. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Mary Otten Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 10:09 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: Network analyzer OK. It was the IP that the ping thing couldn’t resolve. But it’s seeing

RE: 14 woes

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Then enjoy your new Android device, I'm sure in time you'll find bugs just as serious and just as many. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Dennis Long Sent: Saturday, September 19, 2020 8:37 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: 14 woes I am done with crapple The

RE: Quiet rant of the morning

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
You forget that along with security fixes new updates don't only change things and, as is true, sometimes introduce new bugs, they also introduce new features. One I particular like in iOS 14 is the ability to give photos a descriptive caption. I only just upgraded so I'm sure I'll find more

RE: Big-time battery drain on my iPhone 7 Plus

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
For me battery life on my iPhone 8 seems similar, maybe a bit worse than before. However, I find that after upgrading my fifth generation Apple Watch to WatchOS 7 I now often run out of battery by 6 PM and that is with the battery fully charged to 100% at 8 AM. I did set up the sleep tracking

3CX Voip phone system and app

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Hi, Anybody using 3CX for their voip phone system? I switched my business phone system to this, but unfortunately the iOS app seems to be entirely 100% inaccessible, Voiceover does not read a single thing in that app. I can of course still accept incoming calls and make calls through the app

RE: Can’t move Widgets on Page0 to other pages?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
never once regretted extending it.)" - Edward Herbert From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Sieghard Weitzel Sent: Sunday, September 20, 2020 7:45 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Can’t move Widgets on Page0 to other pages? Have others found that in iOS 14 the Today scree

RE: Can’t move Widgets on Page0 to other pages?

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Have others found that in iOS 14 the Today screen and also some other screens like the Share sheet which comes up if you for example Share a news article are very difficult and sometimes impossible to navigate? It seems Voiceover gets stuck on some item and no matter what you do that is where

RE: iPhone SE 2020 successfully recovered and restored

2020-09-20 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Certainly a valid point if you are not bilingual and deal, for example, with emails in a different language. I still have a number of friends and some family in Germany and find it quite convenient when I get an email and Voiceover automatically reads it to me in German. I have never found this

RE: Brief summary of the apple Event, no new iPhone announced

2020-09-17 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
ves a blood pressure reading. Sent from my iPhone by Alison may 0777 315 8181 On 16 Sep 2020, at 5:19 pm, Sieghard Weitzel mailto:siegh...@live.ca>> wrote:  I think you might be mistaken, there is no way to measure blood pressure without a cuff which gets inflated around your upper arm,

RE: Brief summary of the apple Event, no new iPhone announced

2020-09-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
I think you might be mistaken, there is no way to measure blood pressure without a cuff which gets inflated around your upper arm, even expensive machinery in hospitals can't do this. I mean maybe if you are on a life support machine this is somehow constantly measured, but in any normal

RE: Brief summary of the apple Event, no new iPhone announced

2020-09-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Richard, Did they say anything about Watch OS 7 on the fifth generation watch in terms of the sleep app? I assume it will be available, but one never knows with Apple. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Richard Turner Sent: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:14 AM To:

RE: Brief summary of the apple Event, no new iPhone announced

2020-09-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Use the one you have or buy a wireless charging pad which I prefer anyways, I haven't used the wall adapter which comes with my ipHone in ages. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of richr...@gmail.com Sent: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:17 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE:

RE: Please explore a wonderful gift by APH, GoodMaps Explore

2020-09-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
That is nothing new, many apps came out as paid apps and later dropped in price or went free altogether because somehow the developer found a different way to make money and I assume this will always be happening. It's no different from buying a product you like only to find it elsewhere for

RE: iPhone SE plus

2020-09-16 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
The rumours for the new phones are pretty much out. There will be an iPhone 12 with a 5.4 inch display which I read is supposed to be physically smaller than the current iPhone SE (or iPhone 8 since the iPhone 8 and new SE are the same size). -Original Message- From:

RE: Question about Text Grabber app

2020-09-14 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
No, Voice Dream Scanner is another app, but it's from the same developer as Voice Dream Reader. From: viphone@googlegroups.com On Behalf Of Rena Sent: Monday, September 14, 2020 8:26 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Question about Text Grabber app I have voice dream reader. Is

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