[BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour

Steve Nutt steve at comproom.co.uk
Fri Oct 11 11:57:50 BST 2019


I don't really know Roy, but I know some people who's only way out is to restart the phone.

All the best

Steve

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Sent: 11 October 2019 09:01
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Subject: Re: [BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour


Hi Steve

Wonder if it is linked to particular models?

My 7 works fine but the SE has the VO lag at times after calls

I press the Home button a couple of times and VO speaks 

 Sent from Roy Warner's iPhone SE

> On 11 Oct 2019, at 08:26, Steve Nutt <steve at comproom.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> Not for everyone unfortunately Roy.
> 
> All the best
> 
> Steve
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Roy Warner via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Sent: 09 October 2019 17:51
> To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Cc: Roy Warner <roywarnerni at aol.com>
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Horrible new iPhone keyboard behaviour
> 
> Folks
> If you wait a few seconds I find VO catches up after ending the call
> 
> 
> Sent from my iPhone 7
> 
>> On 9 Oct 2019, at 17:01, Iain Lackie <iainlackie at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
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>>> 
>>> 
>>> 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
>>> Telephone: 01738-445-880
>>> if you haven't called before you may be asked to identify yourself 
>>> by the Truecall call screening service
>>> Mobile: 07791 452 593    
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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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