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Technology Training for Visually Impaired

Technology Training for Visually Impaired

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Technology Training for Visually Impaired

Language:

English

Contact:

07788241125


Episodes

TW Blue – A Screen Reader Friendly Twitter Client for Windows – audio demonstration

5/15/2020
Are you blind and fancy using Twitter on your PC? Then this audio podcast episode is for you. I will show how to download and install TW Blue, an accessible client for Twitter, which can be used in conjuction with any major screen reader. In my case, I have done the demonstration using Jaws 2020… Continue Reading TW Blue – A Screen Reader Friendly Twitter Client for Windows – audio demonstration The post TW Blue – A Screen Reader Friendly Twitter Client for Windows – audio demonstration...

Duration:00:14:05

Download and convert videos from Youtube with Pontes Media Downloader

12/30/2019
Pontes Media Downloader is a program which helps blind people to download and convert video files from YouTube but from other video services as well. The interface is clean, simple and accessible for screen reader users. Now the program has versions for Windows, Mac and Linux. Today I will show you how to use it… Continue Reading Download and convert videos from Youtube with Pontes Media Downloader The post Download and convert videos from Youtube with Pontes Media Downloader appeared first...

Duration:00:14:14

How blind users make an ECG test on Apple Watch

10/24/2019
I have decided to post today a new demonstration in the podcast episode, related with Health App in iPhone and Apple Watch. Starting with Apple Watch series 4, there is a new feature built-in which work great for me as a blind user. As one whom encountered some heart issues a while ago because a… Continue Reading How blind users make an ECG test on Apple Watch The post How blind users make an ECG test on Apple Watch appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:11:18

Setting up an Amazon Echo Dot 3rd gen as a blind user

6/13/2019
It is not a secret for anyone how popular and useful is an Amazon Echo device today. Just talking with this intelligent device you can find out more about lots of things, you can do shopping, organise your calendar and much much more. I will show today in the podcast episode how to set up… Continue Reading Setting up an Amazon Echo Dot 3rd gen as a blind user The post Setting up an Amazon Echo Dot 3rd gen as a blind user appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:11:00

Transferring files between Mac and iPhone via Airdrop

5/24/2019
I will demonstrate today how to send a file via Airdrop between your Mac and your iPhone. The process is quite simple. You must have your Bluetooth connection turned on for each device. Both devices must be in range. Sending from Mac to iPhone I have selected my file on my Mac mini using Finder.… Continue Reading Transferring files between Mac and iPhone via Airdrop The post Transferring files between Mac and iPhone via Airdrop appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:06:48

How tu update your Apple Watch OS as a blind person

5/17/2019
In this podcast episode I will show how to update your Apple Watch OS as a blind person. I am my self a blind user of Apple Watch and iPhone, and the whole process was recorded just to show you how to perform this task. In order to update your Apple Watch you need the… Continue Reading How tu update your Apple Watch OS as a blind person The post How tu update your Apple Watch OS as a blind person appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:34:17

Borrow Box app accessibility for Voiceover users

5/6/2019
Borrow Box app is an app used by local libraries in UK for e-books and e-audio-bookx. In this audio demonstration I will show you how to borrow a book from Poole and Cristchurch Library. Also, an overview of the main tabs in the menu will inform you what you can do in this app, as… Continue Reading Borrow Box app accessibility for Voiceover users The post Borrow Box app accessibility for Voiceover users appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:01:09:03

Installing WordPress manually as a screen reader user

4/17/2019
A while ago I have recorded a podcast episode about WordPress installation via Softaculous, but at this time I have decided to show you how to install a WP website on your server manually. Why manually? Because is coming with some advantages. You can create a DB name as you like, and you can upload,… Continue Reading Installing WordPress manually as a screen reader user The post Installing WordPress manually as a screen reader user appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:01:00:58

How to set up your Apple Watch serie 4 for swimming poole

4/15/2019
I am wandering to show today how to set up your Apple Watch 3rd or 4th generation, for that time when you go to swimming pool. I am going, when weather allow me, to swim in the sea here at Bournemouth. It is a wonderful beach here and summer time is coming now. I am… Continue Reading How to set up your Apple Watch serie 4 for swimming poole The post How to set up your Apple Watch serie 4 for swimming poole appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:07:44

Twitterrific for iPhone, demonstration for Voiceover users

3/27/2019
I have received a request to provide information about working with Twitterrific in Iphone, and few questions came up about. But before answering I have to make some mentions. Let’s say first of all the interface of this app displays a sidebar on top, an area called central stage and few options in between. They… Continue Reading Twitterrific for iPhone, demonstration for Voiceover users The post Twitterrific for iPhone, demonstration for Voiceover users appeared first on Accessible...

Duration:00:17:37

Dealing with attachments in Outlook using Jaws

3/24/2019
As a screen reader user, we do things a little different in Outlook when is about saving or insert an attachment. Saving attachments in Outlook In Windows 10 with Jaws 2018 and Outlook 2016 we can do like this in order to save attachments: Open Outlook and press control Y to go at the mail… Continue Reading Dealing with attachments in Outlook using Jaws The post Dealing with attachments in Outlook using Jaws appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:12:48

How to add a self hosted e-mail account in Outlook using Jaws

3/15/2019
This time I will show how to add a self-hosted e-mail account in Outlook. I am using Outlook 2016 and Jaws 18 for this demonstration. The instructions below are suitable for blind people using Windows 10 machines and Jaws screen reader. I already have my mail server details from my hosting provider, and the start… Continue Reading How to add a self hosted e-mail account in Outlook using Jaws The post How to add a self hosted e-mail account in Outlook using Jaws appeared first on...

Duration:00:12:57

How to import your bookmarks from IE into Google Chrome browser

2/7/2019
In the podcast episode today I am going to demonstrate how to import bookmarks and favourites from Internet Explorer in Google Chrome browser, as a screen reader user. The process is simple and needs only few steps. 1. Open Chrome then press tab in order to move away from search field. 2. Press alt F… Continue Reading How to import your bookmarks from IE into Google Chrome browser The post How to import your bookmarks from IE into Google Chrome browser appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:07:11

Setting up a Google Home mini as a blind user

11/27/2018
I have using Google Home mini for a while now, and all about it is great. It is not the case to enumerate what this little device is capable of, because probably everyone knows already. The idea is, my daughter has found this device helpful for her, so she moved it into her room. I… Continue Reading Setting up a Google Home mini as a blind user The post Setting up a Google Home mini as a blind user appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:35:30

How to buy audiobooks on Audible website

9/12/2018
Today I would like to demonstrate how to buy an audio book on Audible website using Jaws 2018 screen reader and Internet Explorer on Windows 10 machine. I do the following tasks during the audio demonstration. Search for a book author using the regular search field and advanced search. navigate through search results and check… Continue Reading How to buy audiobooks on Audible website The post How to buy audiobooks on Audible website appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:32:18

Natwest Talking Card Reader audio demonstration

7/3/2018
I have requested a Natwest talking card reader some time ago and received it finally. the little talking card reader it is what I will introduce you today during this episode. I have had some interesting experiences over this time, first one being the way of obtaining this device. If you never had such a… Continue Reading Natwest Talking Card Reader audio demonstration The post Natwest Talking Card Reader audio demonstration appeared first on Accessible computer.

Duration:00:25:03

How to set up a self hosted WordPress blog as a screen reader user

4/26/2018
I have seen lots of visually impaired people hunting across the internet for any information about WordPress and its accessibility for screen reader users. Also, the numerous practical questions involved about its performance in carrying out an assortment of tasks under a WordPress blog without a satisfactory answer. Because of this, I have decided to… Continue Reading How to set up a self hosted WordPress blog as a screen reader user The post How to set up a self hosted WordPress blog as...

Duration:00:34:05