[Loadstone] Fixing browser repetition with Talks: was file browser for N86 with Talks

Stephen Giggar sgiggar at sbcglobal.net
Fri Apr 2 01:13:35 BST 2010


thomas

These are all covered in the Talks manual.

Signed: Stephen Giggar
Skype: dr-phone.

Hardware eventually fails, software eventually works.
No amount of bandwidth can fix poor design.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Thomas Seidling" <thomas.seidling at liwest.at>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Thursday, April 01, 2010 6:19 PM
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Fixing browser repetition with Talks: was file 
browser for N86 with Talks


> Hi Sean,
> I'm a average talks user, but these shortcuts are very helpful. I guess 
> there are far more professional user shortcuts. Can they be found in the 
> talks manual or is there a special source? if special please write it.
>
> Thank you
>
> thomas
>
>
> Am 02.04.2010 00:58, schrieb Sean Randall:
>> Hello,
>>
>> Here are instructions on fixing the repeat announcement   of the focus
>> within Y-Browser.  These work well with my Nokia 6730C (3rd Ed. Fp2), 
>> talks
>> v 5.003, and Y-Browser v 1.005.
>>
>> Problem: when the path to the focused file or folder becomes too long to 
>> fit
>> on a  line in Y-browser, the text continuously scrolls, causing Talks to
>> think there's new text and speak constantly, making navigating through 
>> deep
>> directories almost impossible.
>>
>>
>>
>> 1. Load up Y-Browser.
>>
>> 2. Navigate to a folder or file where talks starts repeating things. 
>> This
>> is often a fairly deeply nested path, for example
>> c:\data\others\loadstone\checkpoints.
>>
>> 3. Press talks and long select to load the object viewer.  The repetition 
>> of
>> the focused file will stop when the object viewer loads.
>>
>> 4.  Cursor down to "subtitle" (followed by your current path), and press
>> select.
>>
>> 5.  Cursor down to "Role Subtitle", and press select.
>>
>> 6.  here you can change the role of the item.  If you never need to use 
>> it,
>> set to ignore, or if you occasionally need to refer back to it, I have 
>> mine
>> set to status.  Either way, select  your desired role and press select.
>> Tip: talks and long key2 reads what you have assigned as status in an
>> application.
>>
>> 7. Back up out of the object viewer and you should now only hear the 
>> focused
>> item when it changes.
>>
>> HTH,
>>
>> Sean.
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com
>> [mailto:loadstone-bounces at loadstone-gps.com] On Behalf Of Emanuel Boboiu
>> (Manu)
>> Sent: Thursday, April 01, 2010. 09:04 PM
>> To: loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
>> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] file browser for N86 with Talks
>>
>> I would be nice to resolve the problem with repeating the patch to file 
>> in
>> YBrowser.
>> Please, if you have time, describe how to do using Talks Object Viewer.
>> Thanks in advance
>>     Manu
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Stephen Giggar"<sgiggar at sbcglobal.net>
>> To:<loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>> Sent: 1 aprilie 2010 17:02
>> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] file browser for N86 with Talks
>>
>>
>>
>>> Also when using YBrowser with Talks, the user needs to go in and tell
>>> Talks to ignore the line that shows the current path with the Talks 
>>> Object
>>>
>>
>>> viewer. This will then stop Talks from repeating the line over and over
>>> while moving around the drives and folders.
>>>
>>> Produced on a Nokia N95 smart phone using a Symbian based screen reader.
>>> Signed by: Stephen Giggar
>>> Skype: dr-phone.
>>>
>>> ** Hardware eventually fails, software eventually works **
>>> ** No amount of bandwidth can fix poor design **
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> -original message-
>>> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] file browser for N86 with Talks
>>> From: "Brad Keller"<kellerb03 at gmail.com>
>>> Date: 01/04/2010 8:56 AM
>>>
>>> The built in file manager should work just fine for this. ALso have your
>>> friend update to the latest version of talks, version 5.
>>> Brad Keller
>>> email: kellerb03 at gmail.com
>>> Skype: Brad-Keller1
>>>
>>> Never is freedom of speech more precious than when a man hits his thumb
>>> with
>>> a hammer.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Miranda"<miranda.ter.hofstede at gmail.com>
>>> To: "General discussion pertaining to the Loadstone GPS program"
>>> <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>>> Sent: Thursday, April 01, 2010 8:45 AM
>>> Subject: [Loadstone] file browser for N86 with Talks
>>>
>>>
>>> Hello all,
>>>
>>> I know this is a little off topic, but I have no idea where else to ask
>>> about this.
>>>
>>> A friend of mine owns a Nokia N86 with latest version of Talks, and 
>>> wants
>>> to
>>> use Loadstone on his phone.
>>> So now he needs a file browser to put files like databases in the right
>>> place.
>>>
>>> I helped him to install Y-Browser, which works fine for me with Mobile
>>> Speak, but it didn't work well with Talks. When browsing through files,
>>> the
>>> speech stutters so much that it can't be understood anymore at all.
>>>
>>> So my question is, does anybody know of a file browser that works well 
>>> on
>>> the N86 with Talks?
>>>
>>> Thanks in advance for any help.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Miranda
>>>
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