[BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?

Steve Nutt steve at comproom.co.uk
Sun Feb 17 14:03:59 GMT 2013


Hi Craig,

Sorry I don't know.  But I do know that Eset V6 is perfectly accessible now I have used it.  It is just a question of getting out of the tab and arrow keys comfort zone.

All the best

Steve
--
Computer Room Services
77 Exeter Close
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG1 4PW
Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk


-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Craig Blake
Sent: 14 February 2013 22:34
To: BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?

Interesting guys.

Thanks for all your input.

Does anyone know if ESET CyberSecurity is accessible with VoiceOver?
This is (obviously) the Mac version of NOD32. 

Regards,
Craig Blake
Web developer, student, all-round walking encyclopædia.
Twitter: @ubiquarius
Facebook: ubiquarius
Google+: ubiquarius
Skype: ubiquarius
(If you add me to any of the above contacts, please inform me who you are and where you saw my details)
Sent from my iPhone

On 13 Feb 2013, at 11:42, "Steve Nutt" <steve at comproom.co.uk> wrote:

> Hi Barry,
> 
> It does, I just tried it.  So I would say this app is not inaccessible, it
> is just different to use.
> 
> All the best
> 
> Steve
> 
> --
> Computer Room Services
> 77 Exeter Close
> Stevenage
> Hertfordshire
> SG1 4PW
> Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
> Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
> Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
> Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
> Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Barry Toner
> Sent: 13 February 2013 11:23
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I haven'ted had a chance to upgrade to v6 on the box I have Eset installed
> on.  If NVDA's Flat Review doesn't' work it's more than likely it's Object
> NAV will.
> 
> Barry.
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Steve Nutt
> Sent: 13 February 2013 11:05
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?
> 
> Hi Steve,
> 
> Well there's good news and bad news.
> 
> I hate calling things inaccessible when it is not entirely true, so the good
> news is Eset 6 is in fact, accessible.
> 
> The bad news is this.  I just installed V6 on a test machine here, and if
> you are prepared to use the mouse keys a little bit in Window-Eyes or the
> JAWS cursor, it is completely accessible. I can bring down the tools menu
> with a mouse click with Window-Eyes and access every single feature.  SO the
> correct term is it is not keyboard accessible.
> 
> But a little investment in time with your screen reader, will yield
> wonderful results.
> 
> So V6 is perfectly fine if you are OK with using mouse type movement with
> your screen reader, which typically, blind people are not.  I wonder why?
> 
> Anyway, no reason not to upgrade if you are OK with your screen reader.
> 
> I haven't tried NVDA in flat review, but I doubt that would work, but JAWS
> and Window-Eyes are fine.
> 
> All the best
> 
> Steve
> --
> Computer Room Services
> 77 Exeter Close
> Stevenage
> Hertfordshire
> SG1 4PW
> Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
> Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
> Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
> Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
> Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Tyler, Steve
> Sent: 13 February 2013 08:39
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?
> 
> ... try doing basic stuff like selecting selecting tools from the menu with
> down arrow then tabbing in to it.
> 
> They fully acknowledge there are fundamental access issues - received a note
> yesterday promising upgrade shortly to fix it - version 7 - with current
> internal timeline but no public one yet.
> 
> steve
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Steve Nutt
> Sent: 12 February 2013 16:23
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?
> 
> Hi Steve,
> 
> Works pretty fine with Window-Eyes, I'm on V6 with no problem.
> 
> I also found it not lacking in JAWS 14 either, so what problems are you
> having?
> 
> I agree you don't have to upgrade, but I see nothing wrong with it so far,
> but I've only had it a day or so.
> 
> Remember, F5 will get you to most settings.
> 
> All the best
> 
> Steve
> 
> --
> Computer Room Services
> 77 Exeter Close
> Stevenage
> Hertfordshire
> SG1 4PW
> Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
> Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
> Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
> Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
> Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Tyler, Steve
> Sent: 12 February 2013 08:46
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?
> 
> hi craig and all.
> 
> not sure about magnification but eset version 5 is reasonably accessible
> with screenreaders so imagine ok with mag.  However, version 6 is a definite
> backward step regarding access.  I have been in touch with them and they
> acknowledge tthis;  i'm in the process of trying to get a response around
> whether they intend to fix it or not.  so my advice for the moment is not to
> upgrade to version 6 - i was advised by the helpdesk that version 5 is
> perfectly ok with regard to performance - and it's possible to download
> version 5 directly if needed.
> 
> by inaccessible i mean that keyboard control is now not what it was
> especially tabbing around elements on the various screens and selecting
> elements.  it may actually be not too bad with magnification if you are
> using a mouse?
> 
> a real shame because eset is a great product.
> 
> 
> More if i get it.
> 
> steve
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Craig Blake
> Sent: 11 February 2013 21:20
> To: bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk
> Subject: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?
> 
> Hello all,
> 
> I've been a fan of ESET for years but using a magnifier.
> 
> How have people found the accessibilitywith both VoiceOver and Jaws?
> 
> Many thanks for all opinions.
> 
> Regards,
> Craig Blake
> Web developer, student, all-round walking encyclopædia.
> Twitter: @ubiquarius
> Facebook: ubiquarius
> Google+: ubiquarius
> Skype: ubiquarius
> (If you add me to any of the above contacts, please inform me who you are
> and where you saw my details) Sent from my iPhone
> --
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> To report this e-mail as Spam, please forward it to:  spam at mailcontrol.com
> 
> 
> --
> February is Travel matters month! RNIB's travel pack helps blind and
> partially sighted people to use public transport. Find out more:
> http://rnib.in/R6Js7g
> --
> 
> 
> DISCLAIMER:
> 
> NOTICE: The information contained in this email and any attachments is
> confidential and may be privileged.  If you are not the intended recipient
> you should not use, disclose, distribute or copy any of the content of it or
> of any attachment; you are requested to notify the sender immediately of
> your receipt of the email and then to delete it and any attachments from
> your system.
> 
> RNIB endeavours to ensure that emails and any attachments generated by its
> staff are free from viruses or other contaminants.  However, it cannot
> accept any responsibility for any  such which are transmitted.
> We therefore recommend you scan all attachments.
> 
> Please note that the statements and views expressed in this email and any
> attachments are those of the author and do not necessarily represent those
> of RNIB.
> 
> RNIB Registered Charity Number: 226227
> 
> Website: http://www.rnib.org.uk
> 
> 
> 
> This message has been scanned for viruses by Websense Hosted Security -
> http://www.websense.com/content/HostedEmailSecurity.aspx
> 
> 
> -- 
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> -- 
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email moderator at bcab.org.uk.
-- 
To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, please visit our website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/

To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/

To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email moderator at bcab.org.uk.






More information about the Bcab mailing list