RE: Uber and Siri?

2016-10-15 Thread Ann M Medlar
Hi all, A couple of months ago I added Uber to IPhone6 and turned Uber Siri setting on. I never used Uber but wondering how do I pay for a ride? I did not enter a credit card number so any information appreciated. Can I practice on App without really booking a ride? Thanks, Ann

Information about some IOS applications

2016-10-15 Thread turab chimthanawala
Hello list Would appreciate feedback on the following IOS applications Amedia live reader CrowdViz iYomube SayText Thanks in advance Best Turab -- 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,

RE: Uber and Siri?

2016-10-15 Thread Ann M Medlar
I googled and currently listening to pod cast, really good: https://newsroom.uber.com/commitment-to-innovation-for-the-blind-and-low-vision-community/ From: Ann M Medlar [mailto:amedl...@gmail.com] Sent: Saturday, October 15, 2016 7:18 AM To: viphone@googlegroups.com Subject: RE: Uber and

RE: Uber?

2016-10-15 Thread Rob
Since I already have an account with Uber, I cannot verify the sign up process. I expect that when you open the Uber app, you will find a "Sign Up" button on the first screen. But I think it would probably be easier to complete the sign up process on a computer if you have one. Whether you

Dropbox problem

2016-10-15 Thread 'Simon w' via VIPhone
Hi, has anybody had any trouble saving anything to dropbox since the newest iOS update? Sent from my iPhone -- 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

Requesting info about Apple Beta Test lists

2016-10-15 Thread Merv Keck
Hi, I recently acquired an iPad Mini 4 to add to my growing family of iDevices. I have decided to beta test IOS 10 and above on my new 128 GB Mini 4. I am aware of one list for beta testing. However, I would like to make sure I am proficient as possible in all things beta. So I would appreciate

Storage issue

2016-10-15 Thread Terri Stimmel
Hello everybody, First of all, I want to thank everyone who has tried helping me so far. I really do appreciate it. I am going to try the suggestions here in a little bit. However, I just realized something, and it shocked me. I have a 16 gig Iphone. When I update it to the latest update,

RE: Uber?

2016-10-15 Thread Ann M Medlar
Thanks but I struggled on IPhone and managed to get all defined. I wish I could have signed up on desktop because easier to type and I know windows. Thanks again and I did get fare estimates from my home to airport in FL and then again in NY. From: viphone@googlegroups.com

Re: Storage issue

2016-10-15 Thread Rajmund
Hi, No, that's iCloud. iCloud and the phone storage are not related... Sent from a Braille Sense - Original Message - From: Gerardo Corripio To: viphone@googlegroups.com Date: Saturday, October 15, 2016 10:46 pm Subject: Re: Storage issue > > > Go into

Re: Storage issue

2016-10-15 Thread Rajmund
Hi Terri, I appreciate that this may be beyond your technical capabilities, and I do understand that. However, I would be more than happy to have a 1 to 1 with you off list, if you need guidance. Having said that, back up the phone to iCloud, erase all content and settings under settings,

Voice texting

2016-10-15 Thread Celeste MyHand
Does anyone know of a honorable or audio texting app that allows you to use your own voice to send text messages and does not require getting a second phone number Soki's Silver IPhone 6+ -- The following information is important for all members of the V iPhone list. If you have any

Here is the URL to Send Content Feedback Directly to the iTunes Store

2016-10-15 Thread M. Taylor
Hello Everyone, Want to give feedback or make a request regarding content in the iTunes Store such as requesting that audio description be added to a particular movie? Go to http://apple.com/feedback/itunes.html, complete the form, and make your wishes known. Good Luck and May All Your

Re: Serious App

2016-10-15 Thread Shawn Krasniuk
Hey Terri. If you decide to go back to Sirius XM again, if you don't need anything like on demand programming or my SXM, I highly recommend Radium. It's very accessible. Shawn Sent From My White MacBook Facebook Username: Shawn Krasniuk Twitter Handle: shawnk_aka_bbs Skype username:

Re: Storage issue

2016-10-15 Thread Gerardo Corripio
Go into ICloud/Storage and delete all of the backups you don't longer need. Good luck! El 15/10/2016 04:43 p.m., Terri Stimmel escribió: Hello everybody, First of all, I want to thank everyone who has tried helping me so far. I really do appreciate it. I am going to try the suggestions here

Re: Dropbox problem

2016-10-15 Thread Helga Schreiber
Hi. Simon. I'm not experiencing that problem. Did you check if your internet is working? And did you close all your apps, and then try again? I'm running IOS 10.2 on my iPhone 6S. And also did you turn your phone off and then did yu turn your phone on? And are you sure your dropbox is not full

Re: Dropbox problem

2016-10-15 Thread 'Simon w' via VIPhone
The save button seems to be dimmed When trying to save a file Sent from my iPhone > On Oct 16, 2016, at 1:02 AM, Helga Schreiber > wrote: > > Hi Simon. How ar eyou? I did not hve any problems in saving files in dropbox > since th enew update. What is your problem

Re: Dropbox problem

2016-10-15 Thread Helga Schreiber
Hi Simon. How ar eyou? I did not hve any problems in saving files in dropbox since th enew update. What is your problem that you are facing in trying to save documents or things in dropbox? Just wondering. I can maybe help here since I use dropbox al the time! I look forward in hearing form

Re: Information about some IOS applications

2016-10-15 Thread Richard Turner
I don't think SayText is available any longer. It was not very good to begin with. I have not tried the others. Two of them are essentially the same app for $29.99 for on the fly OCR. I would rather use a designated OCR app that takes a photo of a sign or document and reads it so you can save

RE: Amazon Video

2016-10-15 Thread Sieghard Weitzel
Hi Terri, I know David answered most of your questions, but I just thought I put in a thought regarding the consumption of media whether it's music or movies/TV Shows. Of course Amazon may sometimes have something that is not on iTunes or maybe a movie or TV Show is cheaper there. However, I

Ipad questions

2016-10-15 Thread Terri Stimmel
Hello everyone, Last night I was wanting to add an app to my Ipad. I know I have done this before of course, because I added apps on there when I first got it. However, I now can't seem to get it to work for me,. If I type in the search box, or dictate, I seem to get suggestions. If one of

Re: Amazon Video

2016-10-15 Thread Robin
Are the Amazon Alexa Features a Part Of Amazon's Prime Service? At 10:08 AM 10/15/2016, you wrote: Hi, Terri. I'm a regular user of the Amazon Video app and so I will try and answer your questions. > >A friend was telling me about Amazon Video. They were saying that the > app was free, that

Re: More Ipad questions

2016-10-15 Thread Helga Schreiber
Hi Terry. How are you? To answer yoru question about Pages, keynote,a nd so on. Pages is like word document. Is where you type info on it if you wnat to write a parragraph and so on. Then after you type something, and if you have dropbox app, you can add your notes of pages to dropbox. Keynote

Amazon Video

2016-10-15 Thread Terri Stimmel
Hello again everyone, A friend was telling me about Amazon Video. They were saying that the app was free, that you only pay for what you download. Is this the case? Is it pretty reasonably priced to rent a movie? They said you can buy movies as well. Can you purchase tv shows? I would

Re: iTunes No Longer Recognizing my iPhone

2016-10-15 Thread David Goldfield
Ari and others, I finally solved the problem this morning and your hunch was actually pretty close to the mark. The Windows 10 machine wasn't seeing the Apple Mobile Display driver. It wasn't listed in Device Manager, in spite of the fact that I uninstalled and reinstalled iTunes. However, as

re: More Ipad questions

2016-10-15 Thread rajmund
Hi, Answers in line. Sent from a BrailleNote - Original Message - From: Terri Stimmel

RE: Uber and Siri?

2016-10-15 Thread Ann M Medlar
FYI I am not a powerful IPhone user so it took time to get Uber defined. Anyway I asked for a pickup from my home to drive 11.5 miles to library and cost estimate was $14.18. I used Siri to dictate pick up and destination addresses. Ann From: Ann M Medlar [mailto:amedl...@gmail.com]

Re: Amazon Video

2016-10-15 Thread David Goldfield
Hi, Terri. I'm a regular user of the Amazon Video app and so I will try and answer your questions. > >A friend was telling me about Amazon Video. They were saying that the > app was free, that you only pay for what you download. The app itself is free. How much free content you get depends on

Serious App

2016-10-15 Thread Terri Stimmel
Hello again everyone, Here is my last email, and question for now. Quite a while back, I don't remember how long ago now, I had the Serious app on my phone. I only took the trial. I never purchased it, because I didn't feel the app was all that accessible. I found it difficult to get to

Looking for a deal on an iTunes gift card

2016-10-15 Thread Alan Lemly
Hi List, I've seen from time to time on this list posts about iTunes gift cards or gift codes at up to a 20% discount usually from eBay. I haven't seen any of these for a while and I'm wondering does anyone have an app or other such thing to alert them when these are available? Thanks in

update on my ipad searching

2016-10-15 Thread Terri Stimmel
Hello everyone, Well somehow I was able to successfully search for 2 items. I'm not quite sure how I got it to work, but I'm glad that I did. One of the apps I was wanting was, Radium, the internet radio app. I used to have it on my Iphone at one point. So I found a button that said iphone

RE: Amazon Video

2016-10-15 Thread Jeff Clark
Hello All, As to the Amazon Video app. I found a good deal of content on the system. Does anyone know if any of the content is audio described? I found closed captioning but no AD options. I e-mailed Amazon yesterday and didn't hear back. Thanks in advance, Jeff -Original Message-

More Ipad questions

2016-10-15 Thread Terri Stimmel
Hello everybody, I apologize for all of the questions today. It's just that I don't get a lot of time to sit down and ask what I need, a lot of the times. So here are some questions I have. I hope someone will be kind enough to help me out. First of all, if I add an app to my Iphone, how

RE: More IPad questions

2016-10-15 Thread Jennie Facer
Hi Terri, I am going to try to respond to some of your questions. First of all, if I add an app to my IPhone, how can I make sure it does not seem to automatically get added to my IPad? Go to settings then to iTunes and App Store. Here you can turn automatic downloads off. Also, what are the