[BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour

LU Ogbe oluogbe at gmail.com
Wed Oct 9 17:49:13 BST 2019


Hi Ian,

I've also experienced the issue where the sound completely dies. This especially happens after What's App calls. Are you saying I will need to do a full reset or will a soft reset  suffice? 

Regards,
LU
 

-----Original Message-----
From: Iain Lackie [mailto:iainlackie at gmail.com] 
Sent: 09 October 2019 17:00
To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour

> 
> There is one nasty bug which can rearxs head unexpectedly. When you end a call, the sound on your phone can completely die. The general concensus is that you need to do a phone reset. In my case, I was able to get sound back by making another call. I still had access to Braille, but I might have been able to use Siri to make the call.
> 
> If you use a Braille display, text entry can be a bit erratic. 

Iain
>  
> 
> On 9 Oct 2019, at 4:43 pm, Mike Townsend via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk> wrote:
> 
> Hi Richard
> It is fine here.
> I don't like the scroll bars that you get at the bottom and right.
> I don't know if there is a way to turn them off!
> Thanks.
> Mike
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew Hodgson <andrew at hodgson.io>
> Sent: 09 October 2019 16:23
> To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour
> 
> Hi,
> 
> That's a bit of an open ended question since we don't know what you 
> used to be able to do before.  I believe the current version is 
> stable.  I turned off the haptics in VoiceOver and also the slide 
> keyboard as I have no idea how it is supposed to work, but other than 
> that its business as usual for me.
> 
> I haven't done anything with Braille right now so can't comment on that.
> 
> Andrew.
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Richard Godfrey-McKay via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Sent: 09 October 2019 16:14
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List' <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Cc: lists.godfrey-mckay at virginmedia.com
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour
> 
> Jackie, Haven't upgraded yet.
> 
> What's the current thinking on the upgrade please?
> 
> Are there any things I used to be able to do which I wouldn't now be 
> able to do?
> 
> Thanks for any opinion,
> 
> All the best,
> Richard
> Richard Godfrey-McKay
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jackie Brown [mailto:jackieannbrown62 at gmail.com]
> Sent: 09 October 2019 13:12
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List' <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour
> 
> Hi Tim
> 
> You need to go into Accessibility, VoiceOver, and along to Typing.  
> Here, you can choose whether you want the slide keyboard which I think 
> is the default when you upgrade to iOS 13, or Touch Typing etc.  I 
> must say that there are one or two things I don't like with this 
> upgrade but that's just my view.
> 
> Kind regards,
> 
> Jackie Brown
> Email: jackieannbrown62 at gmail.com
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: tim.pennick--- via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Sent: 09 October 2019 12:41
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List' <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Cc: tim.pennick at btinternet.com
> Subject: [BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour
> 
> Hi All,
> 
> 
> 
> I was attempting to create a new contact for the first time since the 
> upgrade to iOS 13.  I discovered while trying to fill in the first and 
> last names field, that the behaviour of the keyboard has changed.  As 
> I moved my finger on the screen to locate the desired letter, 
> VoiceOver started offering me words rather than letters.  Lifting my 
> finger from the H key, inserted the word Hungry rather than the single letter H.
> 
> 
> 
> I have a feeling I read something about a new style of predictive word 
> completion, but I don't remember where, or what were the details.  If 
> anyone's already got this sorted out I'd be very grateful to know how 
> they did it, otherwise, if I find out, I'll pass it on to the list, as 
> it makes life much more difficult when attempting to enter text.
> 
> 
> 
> Regards to all,
> 
> 
> 
> Tim
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