[BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?

Steve Nutt steve at comproom.co.uk
Mon Feb 18 14:28:04 GMT 2013


Hi Joe,

Yes, it does.  Thats why I was surprised that it was proclaimed
inaccessible.

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 Joe Paton
Sent: 18 February 2013 00:10
To: BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] ESET Security Accessibility?

HiSteve,

Does the f5 key no longer take you in to advanced settings or whatever it
did?

Thanks,

Joe
At 14:03 17/02/2013, you wrote:
>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. -- 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