[BCAB] Virgin Tiwo Box accessibility

Paton, John John.Paton at rnib.org.uk
Fri Aug 26 11:31:19 BST 2016


Hi Muzz and Richard,

The Virgin box itself is not usable without sight but for anyone happy to use an app the TV Anywhere app is very accessible and popular.

We are still pushing for integrated accessibility but in the meantime the app is pretty good.

Best regards,

John

-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Richard Bartholomew
Sent: 26 August 2016 07:16
To: BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Virgin Tiwo Box accessibility

Hi,

The only way I know to circumvent this is to use the TV Anywhere app on an iPhone or, presumably, android.


Regards

Richard Bartholomew
Sent from my iPhone

> On 26 Aug 2016, at 05:21, Muzzamil Lakhani via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk> wrote:
> 
> Having just moved into a new place, I've been offered the Tiwo set top box by Virgin media. The box seems to offer AD and all, but the actual menus remain inaccessible, which means it's impossible for me to navigate to edit settings, avail apps, or use the EPG. Is there anything I can do to make the TV menus accessible with the Tiwo box?
> Googling this isn't much help.
> Help appreciated.
> TIA
> Muzz  :) 
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
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