Re: Dropbox and nvda again


I can see such indications as well.  I'm becoming suspicious that this is related to the other proboem.  Something may have changed that causes this problem but it may only cause it if the other problem exists.

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Sent: Saturday, November 24, 2018 11:21 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Dropbox and nvda again

Hi Group,

I am running Windows 10 version 18.09 and I also can see the Dropbox
tray icon and can read basic things as status and updated.

On 11/24/2018 6:35 AM, Clare Page wrote:
> Hi!
> It's interesting that you have this acdcessibility problem with Dropbox,
> Brian, as I am still on Windows 7 here, and I can still read the Dropbox
> preferences, keep track of uploads and downloads in the system tray, and I
> still get help balloons to tell me a download has finished: I don't get told
> that an upload is finished, but I know it has when the Dropbox icon in the
> system tray includes the words "up to date".
> Since you can't read the preferences yourself, I think you should get
> sighted help to go through the dialogues there to see if changing some of
> the settings will bring more accessibility back for you. I hope this helps!
> Bye for now!
> >From Clare
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> Hi I'm not quite sure when this started to occur, but  somewhere along the
> line Dropbox does not seem to push out any kind of alert when files are
> coming in or indeed indicate when they are being uploaded on the tray icon.
>   Are these preferenc choices which have been changed recently from the
> default of on it used to have? Obviously since I cannot use the preferences
> box, the share dialogue or other similar windows on windows 7 it seems, I
> cannot check but if it can be toggled on again, then I'll get a sighted
> person in to do it.
>   Its rather irritating as it seems the person using it at our studio does
> not know when its completed uploading and I do not know when its stopped
> coming in at my end.
>   Brian
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