RE: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Afik Sofir
Hello I want to know, what is the alexa app? -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Melissa Tucker Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 5:48 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: THE ALEXA APP? As usual, after upgrading to ios

Re: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Mary Otten
Hi Melissa, I am confused by your message. You mentioned that you can't get the Alexa app to move in a book, then you ask about the Mac. I didn't know there was an Alexa app for the Mac. I thought it was just for phones or tablets. And I was also not aware that you actually read books from

Re: Twitterrific and refreshing

2016-10-13 Thread Traci Duncan
Sure, tap the menu button in the top left, then go down to accounts. Double tap and hold on the account that you want to clear cache for. This part is a little inconsistent. I had to double tap and hold, but then I ended up double tapping again. A menu appears towards the bottom giving you

THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Melissa Tucker
As usual, after upgrading to ios 10, I can't get the alexa app to start a book over, or move from chapter to chapter. I can get it to rewind a few seconds, and fast forward. Is anyone successfully using this app or able to move around a book with a mac computer? Thanks for any suggestions on

Re: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Melissa Tucker
According to the echo, you have to move in chapters with the alexa iphone app. You are correct that there is no mac app. I like the alexa voice so I was trying to get a book to start over, but am prompted to use the app to navigate. I may have to listen to the book with voice over, but

Re: Music w/o wifi?

2016-10-13 Thread Wayne Merritt
Depending on how much music you have, if it is in playlists, and how much phone storage you have, you can download the music over wifi to your phone. You can probably download the music if it is not in a playlist, but all my music is in a playlist so I'm not sure on that. To set your phone to

install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread Davy Cuppens
Hi folks I managed to go back to my previous installed fb app with sighted help but in my oppinion this is nolonger possible without sighted help. This is how it goes: you connect the iphone to a windows pc and tab till you get the iphone button and enter or spacebar it. Then tab a few times

Re: Music w/o wifi?/Rhapsody

2016-10-13 Thread Kim Samco
Hi, Thank you for this. I do as little as possible with iTunes as I find it frustrating to deal with therefore I don't have any music there. I use Pandora and Rhapsody. Do you know if I can put play lists from Rhapsody on my phone? THanks again, Kim > On Oct 13, 2016, at 9:13 AM, Wayne

Re: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Mary Otten
OK, so it's a Kindle book that you're reading them, not an audible one. Thanks for the explanation. I have an android device that I like to read my Kindle books on, because I like that voice better. So you are a more advanced user in this area than I. Thanks for the education. Mary Sent from

Re: install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread Daniel L. Gervais
Hi Davy, I have tried everything but with no success. I too have encountered this issue with the latest version of iTunes and JAWS. I had recently reset my phone when iOS 10 first came out. I typically like to format and start over when a major iOS update is made available. All went great

Re: install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread Woody Anna Dresner
Hi Davy, Please send this report to accessibil...@apple.com You did a great job describing your steps and what went wrong, which is just the sort of information they need to fix the problem. Best, Anna > On Oct 13, 2016, at 11:34 AM, Davy Cuppens

Re: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Woody Anna Dresner
Hi, I just did some experimenting, and when I play a Kindle book on Alexa, the chapters are no longer listed in the Now Playing section of the Alexa app. Maybe this is because of the recent update to the Alexa app. They are still listed at alexa.amazon.com . I went

Re: facebook on IOS10 there's a new update

2016-10-13 Thread Davy Cuppens
I heard positive rumors about the new update. I know one person mentioning that shared content is spoken out again, who will test it? Regards Davy From: Donna Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 8:20 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: facebook on IOS10 Davy Not sure if you are using

Re: facebook on IOS10 there's a new update

2016-10-13 Thread Wayne Merritt
I am not having any accessibility issues either. I don't use Facebook a lot, but it works for what I do use, namely checking notifications, posting, and reading a few posts. The only annoying problem I have with Facebook is that it keeps asking me to add my mobile number. No matter how many times

RE: install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread Kramlinger, Keith G., M.D.
Did you try it with a left click? This is what the origianl poster specified. Thanks, Keith -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Daniel L. Gervais Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 3:14 PM To: 'viphone@googlegroups.com' Subject:

Re: facebook on IOS10

2016-10-13 Thread Donna
Davy Not sure if you are using an iDevice or a computer to use Facebook; I am using an iPhone with the latest IOS & the latest update to Facebook. I'm not having any problems with Facebook not being accessible. If you could explain the problems you are having I may be able to help. Donna >

Re: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Melissa Tucker
You can read kindle or audible books. In this case, I was referring to kindle books. You can move through audible books with the echo, but not kindle books. I hope this changes soon. I originally got the echo for my husband for Christmas. Since I like the alexa voice and have kindle books,

Re: facebook on IOS10 there's a new update

2016-10-13 Thread Donna
Davy Like I stated in my previous message; I am not having any accessibility problems with the latest update of Facebook. All links are read out & photos are being described, where applicable. My complaint with Facebook is that they might as well give up on the photo description. A friend

RE: install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread Daniel L. Gervais
I tried it myself, both using the application key on the keyboard and also changing the cursor in JAWS to the JAWS cursor and using the right-click key on the numpad. I even routed focus of the PC cursor to the JAWS cursor and even merged both cursors and tried it with the right-click on the

Re: install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread Tony Hernandez
Hi, Judging from what I am reading here, though I haven't tried this myself, it sounds like what it takes is a click of the actual hardware mouse. Perhaps it would be useful to try grabbing the mouse with one hand, holding it perfectly still, routing your mouse cursor to the button that

RE: install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread Kramlinger, Keith G., M.D.
Do you think a keyboard left mouse click would work? I've forgotten how to do this on a laptop keyboard layout, so if someone tries it and has success, I'd appreciate a reminder. Thanks, Keith -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf

Rene Ritchie has checked out the lag on the AirPods when using VO

2016-10-13 Thread Robin Christopherson
Dear listers I asked Rene Ritchie (anyone who listens to Twit or Apple Talk or reads imore.com will know who I’m talking about) who has a pair of AirPods on loan prior to their launch to test them for lag when using VO on his iPhone 7. He very kindly had a go and here is our DM exchange on

RE: facebook on IOS10 there's a new update

2016-10-13 Thread Chip Orange
Yes, I was having this exact problem lately! Chip -Original Message- From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Mary Otten Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 5:43 PM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: Re: facebook on IOS10 there's a new update There

How to write a new post on Facebook with the iOS app

2016-10-13 Thread Mary Otten
I was very glad to see that the most recent update of Facebook fixed the problem where links posted by others were not read in the newsfeed. However, there are now seems to be another problem. I can't find any way of posting something on my timeline. If I want to post a comment, how do I do

Re: facebook on IOS10 there's a new update

2016-10-13 Thread Mary Otten
There is a new update, just out today, which fixes the problem where a lot of links were not being read out. If you were in your feed, you'd see things like user X shared a link. And then nothing. Blank. That has been fixed. Now let's hope they don't break it again. Mary Sent from my iPhone

RE: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Chip Orange
Hi Anna, Good luck with contacting Amazon … I’ve been contacting them with issues since I purchased my Echo a couple of months ago, and I haven’t had a single issue cleared up. Actually, the Alexa web site is less accessible today than it was when I started. Chip From:

Re: How to write a new post on Facebook with the iOS app

2016-10-13 Thread Hope Paulos
I have latest version of facebook and what's on your mind is still there. It's before "check-in" Hope Paulos > On Oct 13, 2016, at 6:25 PM, Mary Otten wrote: > > I was very glad to see that the most recent update of Facebook fixed the > problem where links posted by

Re: install apps on iphone via itunes on windows pc nolonger possible?

2016-10-13 Thread tonyhspeaks
>From the sound of things, keyboard left mouse click was attempted by at least >two people and didn't work. I don't think it's going to help either. Pretty >sure it has to be done with an actual malice if you can get a hold of one. >Depending on how badly you want to accomplish this, it

Demonstration: BlindSquare application automatically announces Public Transit information

2016-10-13 Thread Traci
OK, this is super cool, however where is it possible? Is it currently available? Thanks, Traci Check out this video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/sXT0bWBYhTs Sent from my Mini -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any questions or

RE: Surry and turning off alarms

2016-10-13 Thread Chip Orange
Not once the alarm has begun to sound. From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of Scott Berry Sent: Monday, October 10, 2016 11:05 AM To: Vi Phone Subject: Re: Surry and turning off alarms Actually Siri will turn off alarms if you say: “Turn off my $

Re: How to write a new post on Facebook with the iOS app

2016-10-13 Thread Danny Leung
Mary, The work around solution is choose the more tag on the bottom right. In there choose your own profile. Then you can update the status or check in, etc. Sent from my iPhone On 13 Oct 2016, at 6:25 PM, Mary Otten wrote: I was very glad to see that the most recent

Re: How to write a new post on Facebook with the iOS app

2016-10-13 Thread Mary Otten
Wow! Now it's there. I swear it wasn't there the last time I looked. I was exploring by touch and flicking and all that good stuff. And now it's their big as anything. I hope it stays there. Smile. Mary Sent from my iPhone > On Oct 13, 2016, at 3:31 PM, Hope Paulos

RE: iTunes No Longer Recognizing my iPhone

2016-10-13 Thread Cristóbal
I dealt with something similar a few weeks back. For whatever reason, My Apple Mobile driiver was missing. I just reinstalled iTunes and that fixed the issue. From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of englishride...@gmail.com Sent: Thursday, October

Re: How to write a new post on Facebook with the iOS app

2016-10-13 Thread Feliciano Godoy
On Facebook version 67.0 with iOS, if you are on the newsfeed, what's on your mind is in between the message friends button and profile picture button. If for some reason it is not opening for you, while on the newsfeed,double tap on the status bar and then check again. Regards, Feliciano For

iPhone 7 and 7Plus unlocked models available now

2016-10-13 Thread Kliphton Miller
The online apple store has unlocked iPhone 7, and 7Plus’s, in all colors and all capacities. And they ship in less than a week, at least in my area. -- 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

Re: THE ALEXA APP?

2016-10-13 Thread Woody Anna Dresner
Hi Chip and all, It took about 45 minutes to get someone in Echo tech support, and I'm not 100% sure he grasped what my issue was, but he is supposed to be contacting the engineers involved in the project, so maybe something will happen. I'll let you know if anything does. Best, Anna > On

Re: facebook on IOS10 there's a new update

2016-10-13 Thread Mária Orovčíková
Hello list, please is there an option to delete saved items from "Saved" section using FB app for IOS? Thank you very much for your help in advance. Best regards, Maria Odoslané z iPhonu Dňa 13. 10. 2016, o 21:22, Wayne Merritt napísal: > I am not having any

Re: Wanting some information about accessible games

2016-10-13 Thread Woody Anna Dresner
Hi Terri, Marty Schultz has a whole series of games. Search for Blindfold Games, and you'll find a wide variety. They're thoroughly accessible, and the gestures make sense. Also, check out AppleVis for ideas. Best, Anna > On Oct 13, 2016, at 10:00 PM, Terri Stimmel

Wanting some information about accessible games

2016-10-13 Thread Terri Stimmel
Hello everybody, I would like some information about accessible games please, that I can play on my iPhone 5s. I don't really want any game options that require me to turn off voice over. However, I do have audio archery that I do enjoy playing sometimes. I am looking for some games where I

Sorting Column in Numbers on IOS

2016-10-13 Thread Brandon Olivares
Hi everyone, I’m trying to figure out how to sort a column in the Numbers app on IOS 10. According to the help, you should just be able to tap on the column label and a sort button should appear. But for the life of me, I cannot find that button, or any other buttons. All I see when I double

Re: facebook on IOS10

2016-10-13 Thread Shai
Hi Jeffrey, Since I have not seen an answer to your question, I am replying to your post. Please be aware that this is only my assessment of the situation and not actual knowledge. In my opinion, I would think that the delete this account button would delete the Facebook account from your phone

Re: iTunes No Longer Recognizing my iPhone

2016-10-13 Thread englishrider91
Something else that might be happening is that the Apple Mobile USB Driver may need to be updated. I'm not entirely sure how to do this, as I'd spent about an hour or so on the phone with An Apple customer rep, and eventually got bumped to a senior rep, but they finally figured out that an

Re: facebook on IOS10

2016-10-13 Thread Davy Cuppens
I strongly advise all folks here to nolonger upgrade the facebook app from version 64.0 that is the last accessible version. They have already done 2 updates and that proves that at this very moment accessibility is nolonger an issue for the fb team. Maybe policy could change later but you have