[BCAB] I seem to have lost focus in Mac Mail now

Andy Collins chitchat121 at icloud.com
Tue Aug 11 08:45:54 BST 2015


Hi Chris

Yes, I have it set to classic view, I always have had. However, I changed it last night just to have a play around, so will see what it's like when it's nothing classic few.

Many thanks.
Andy Collins


Sent from my iPhone

> On 11 Aug 2015, at 07:39, Chris <challsworth2 at icloud.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi Andy sorry, it's not compact view either. It's classic view.
> 
>> On 10/08/2015 20:57, Andy Collins wrote:
>> HI Chris and Lewis
>> 
>> I wasn’t able to find the compact view anywhere under the tabs in preferences.
>> 
>> Many thanks
>> 
>> Andy Collins
>>> On 10 Aug 2015, at 19:44, Lewis Crack <lewiscrack at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Hi Andy,
>>> 
>>> Have you tried quitting Mail, and then restarting VoiceOver, then
>>> opening Mail again? I would also check the Mail Preferences under the
>>> Reading Tab and make sure that the Compact View is checked. I believe
>>> that is still there, but would need to double check as I only use the
>>> Mac on the odd occasion now, as I have realised that in a lot of ways
>>> I somewhat prefer Windows, although I would never completely go from
>>> Mac, as it does have its advantages!
>>> Regards.
>>> Lewis.
>>> 
>>> 
>>>> On 10/08/2015, Andy Collins <chitchat121 at icloud.com> wrote:
>>>> Hi all
>>>> 
>>>> This whole email thing on my Mac just seems to have got worse! Now when I am
>>>> in the table of messages, and press enter to open and read one, VO says
>>>> message content scroll area. New window.
>>>> 
>>>> The arrow keys on their own are no help, and the only thing I can do is to
>>>> use VO right arrow,and then VO says : embedded, and I have to interact to
>>>> try and read the message, but it’s all very hit and miss. This worsening
>>>> situation has occurred since I went in to the VO utilities navigation
>>>> options, and tried checking and unchecking certain boxes for cursor
>>>> tracking. I’ve since checked all the boxes again as I think this is how they
>>>> were originally, I have rebooted the machine, and reset the parameters on
>>>> boot-up. I hope somebody can understand what might be causing this behaviour
>>>> and able to tell me what to do to fix it.
>>>> 
>>>> Many thanks
>>>> 
>>>> Andy Collins
>>>> 
>>>> 
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