Re: Dropbox innaccessibility again


Sure, but if one is going to write a company to complain about their
use of quote captures unquote on their web site, they're either going
to think you're nuts or won't know what you're talking about. It's a
good idea to call something what it is or one won't get very far. It's
like going to a deli and asking for a cam shaft sandwich when one
should have said Corned Beef Hash instead. the two phrases are
different things just as capture and captcha are two totally different


On 6/16/18, Sarah k Alawami <> wrote:
Actually, i've even spelled it correctly and most people don't even know
what that even is called. Lol! I didn't even know the term until maybe 2012.
and even my sighted relitaves don't get it. they are like, what is that and
I don't understand.

On Jun 16, 2018, at 9:17 AM, Daniel Hawkins
<> wrote:

That is good to know, I would have spelled it wrong too. This is why I
need to use the spell by character more often. Thanks for the tip!
Daniel Hawkins <>

On Jun 16, 2018, at 11:15 AM, Gene <
<>> wrote:

The word is c a p t c h a, captcha. If you write to someone complaining
about inaccessible captures, you will loose credibility.

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Subject: Re: [nvda] Dropbox innaccessibility again

I don't think so, is there no audio version?
The problem is everyone these days is security paranoid. I did not know

about the capchar, but I have just sent them an email about the
dialogues and messages.
I also have a big list of some of the problems on the dev list but no
has commented. I shall turn it into a ticket if i get time this weekend.

However if its not possible to tweak nvda to get these things to read,
withstanding the cap char then i feel that somebody in NVDA a programmer

really needs to have a word with them as they talk the same language. A
of it is written in python QT and C. It should be perfectly possible to
the dialogues as they made them work before.
As for the Capchar, Google is gradually removing those in favour of a
question based system like.
If the sky is cloudy is it blue.
To which the answer is no of course.
I particularly like the one that says in the edit field, if you are not a

robot leave this field blank.
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From: "Roger Stewart" < <>>
To: < <>>
Sent: Saturday, June 16, 2018 3:46 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Dropbox innaccessibility again

Also, it's now very difficult to accept an invite from another person
share a folder. You used to just get an email and it says who is asking

you to share and there are 2 buttons--one says accept and the other
decline. That was so easy! Now you are taken to a web page of some kind

and it asks you to solve a captcha and this can no longer be done as
Webvisum is finished for Firefox, and I know of nothing like it that
with any other browser. Seems like dropbox wants us to just go away.


On 6/16/2018 6:34 AM, Brian's Mail list account via Groups.Io wrote:
I wanted to share a folder today, but it seems on the current version

this dialogue no longer works with nvda either. it just is a blank
saying its the shaere with another user item, but just like the
preferences and the delete from all machines and devices one its
empty of any controls that read at all.

Anyone care to comment?
If its also happening in windows 10 maybe we can write en masse to
Dropbox to get them to correct this.
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