Re: [BCAB] Rubber Keyboard with iOS Devices Neela 19 Aug 2013 18:37 BST

Excellent thanks Muzz.

----- Original Message -----
From: "M Lakhani" <muzz.lakhani@googlemail.com>
To: "BCAB Discussion List" <bcab@lists.bcab.org.uk>
Sent: Monday, August 19, 2013 5:34 PM
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Rubber Keyboard with iOS Devices

> You navigate the screen using VO+leftArrow (previous item), VO+rightArrow
> (next item).
> You may also find that turning quick nav on & then changing the rotor will
> allow more navigation options. To toggle quick nav, press
> leftArrow+rightArrow . To change the rotor item (containers , headings,
> words, lines etc), press upArrow+leftArrow (previous item) &
> upArrow+rightArrow (next item)
>
> To practice the VoiceOver gestures, press VO+k to activate training mode,
> and press escape to exit.
> Note: VO refers to Ctrl+option
> HTH
> Muzz
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On 19 Aug 2013, at 12:35, "Neela" <neela4@btinternet.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi Muzz, not quite thrrue.  I do not require to pair the keyboard, though
>> as you mention it, I am required to put in a generated number by my iPod
>> Touch and iPad.  I am slow and therefore I keep getting the message that
>> it was not able to pair.  In any case, I can get a sighted person to
>> assist.  What I am asking is how I get the keyboard keys to navagate
>> around the icons for example or what key combination I use to send an
>> iMessage or e-mail?  My rubber keyboard when connected will only write in
>> the edit boxes but I cannot move around the device using it.
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "M Lakhani"
>> <muzz.lakhani@googlemail.com>
>> To: "BCAB Discussion List" <bcab@lists.bcab.org.uk>
>> Sent: Monday, August 19, 2013 12:10 PM
>> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Rubber Keyboard with iOS Devices
>>
>>
>>> You can use any keyboard with your iPod touch, not just apple's own! I
>>> use the Logitech keyboard & I've seen a lot of people using all sorts of
>>> keyboards , including Braille ones.
>>> To pair a keyboard, go to settings, then Bluetooth .
>>> Turn Bluetooth on. It'll scan for available devices. If your keyboard is
>>> on, & not paired with another device,it'll be listed as not paired .
>>> Press the not paired (or not connected ) button.
>>> Allow the pairing to take place.
>>> If in case it asks for a code (some devices need this, but not all),
>>> enter the code which was with the documentation of the product.
>>>
>>> It'll be connected & you'll see this change of button next to your
>>> device name.
>>> That's it! Start using the keyboard .
>>> You'll only need to do this once. Your iPod & keyboard will remember
>>> this pairing.
>>> It's just a case of turning the keyboard on or off for subsequent uses
>>> until you repeat the above & unpair it!
>>> HTH
>>> Muzz
>>>
>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>>
>>> On 19 Aug 2013, at 11:37, "Neela" <neela4@btinternet.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi All,
>>>> I have a rubber flexable keyboard which I want to use with my iPod
>>>> Touch. I am unsure if I can use any bluetooth keyboard with an iOS
>>>> device or if I have to use an Apple Bluetooth Keyboard.  In order that
>>>> the keyboard makes the iOS device accessable in terms of navagation I
>>>> vaguely recall that I have to turn some function or other on.  Can
>>>> someone please remind me what this function is and what key combination
>>>> turns it on?  Thanks.
>>>>
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