[blindza] Re: Installing programs on phones.

On that discussion page (the first link), seems one or two guys mention it
won't work on the 6210 - if that's the navigator - but not sure if that
means not at all, or just this specific version.

Stay well

Jacob Kruger
Blind Biker
Skype: BlindZA
'...fate had broken his body, but not his spirit...'


On Tue, 8 Dec 2009 12:17:08 -0800, "Carl de Campos" <carldc@xxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:
> Oh cool, so they have different versions for different phones, I will
> search 
> then for the Navigator's version, hopefully I can get one.
> Thanks / Regards
> Carl de Campos
> E-Mail:  carldc@xxxxxxxxxx
> Cell:  072 486 8506
> Skype:  carl.de.campos
> Personal Web Site:
> http://carldc.net
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: <jacobk@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <blindza@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, December 08, 2009 1:54 AM
> Subject: [blindza] Re: Installing programs on phones.
> 
> 
> Ok, now by searching for:
> nokia multi scanner download N82
> 
> via google accessible search, I found the following page:
> http://symbianv3.com/nokia-multiscanner-recognize-texts-with-camera/
> 
> On that page, there are two links to download either a version in a .rar
> archive:
>
http://symbianv3.com/wp-content/uploads/multiscanner_euro_v_1_1_8_s60_31.rar
> 
> or a direct link for the .sisx file:
>
http://symbianv3.com/wp-content/uploads/multiscanner_euro_v_1_1_8_s60_31.sisx
> 
> I tried sending that link to an email address configured for receipt on
my
> phone, but it didn't seem to like the link too much, so I just
bluetoothed
> it to my phone now, and when opened the message, carried out
installation,
> restarted phone, and it runs fine, in terms of starting and operating,
etc.
> 
> I just opened the camera first, exited that app, then started
multiscanner
> itsself.
> 
> I see that it now has input language options for both finnish and english
> in this version, but when I tried it out on a box of cigarettes which I
> generally use when showing the KNFB reader to people, it again just came
> back with garbage character results.
> 
> Will try maybe better lighting, and normal printed text etc., but lets
see.
> 
> This is all on my N82 FWIW.
> 
> Stay well
> 
> Jacob Kruger
> Blind Biker
> Skype: BlindZA
> '...fate had broken his body, but not his spirit...'
> 
> 
> On Tue, 8 Dec 2009 08:59:33 -0800, "Carl de Campos" <carldc@xxxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
>> Hi Jacob, where did you get a test version.
>> I downloaded some version from the Nokia site, but as many on a forum
> have
>> found, it seems to only really work with E66 and E71, many like me could
>> get
>> it to install, but just won't load.
>> Thanks / Regards
>> Carl de Campos
>> E-Mail:  carldc@xxxxxxxxxx
>> Cell:  072 486 8506
>> Skype:  carl.de.campos
>> Personal Web Site:
>> http://carldc.net
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: <jacobk@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> To: <blindza@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Monday, December 07, 2009 10:55 PM
>> Subject: [blindza] Re: Installing programs on phones.
>>
>>
>> I've tried the current test version of that multiscanner software on my
>> N82, and it just seems to read me back a jumble of letters etc., but
also
>> seems can only set it to try read finnish or something at the moment,
but
>> let's see if something happens as they move along with it.
>>
>> Stay well
>>
>> Jacob Kruger
>> Blind Biker
>> Skype: BlindZA
>> '...fate had broken his body, but not his spirit...'
>>
>>
>> On Tue, 8 Dec 2009 06:47:51 -0800, "Carl de Campos" <carldc@xxxxxxxxxx>
>> wrote:
>>> Hi List,
>>>
>>> I hear the Nokia E66 and E71 also come with Nokia's Multiscan software
>>> installed.  This software is an OCR application and allows the phone to
>>> scan text and then read it to you.
>>>
>>> I tried installing this Multiscanner software from Nokia, which they
>> claim
>>> works with Simbian 60 phones and others, and the app after installation
>>> just doesn't want to load or open on my 6110 navigator.
>>>
>>> Ps:  I love my navigator, although not the latest 6210.  I believe the
>> E66
>>> has gps and also 3.5 mp camera, but not sure if Vodacom offer it as
>>> "speaking phone".
>>> Thanks / Regards
>>> Carl de Campos
>>> E-Mail:  carldc@xxxxxxxxxx
>>> Cell:  072 486 8506
>>> Skype:  carl.de.campos
>>> Personal Web Site:
>>> http://carldc.net
>>>
>>>   ----- Original Message ----- 
>>>   From: Boshoff, Deon (GP Health)
>>>   To: blindza@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>   Sent: Monday, December 07, 2009 8:39 PM
>>>   Subject: [blindza] Installing programs on phones.
>>>
>>>
>>>   Hi,
>>>
>>>   Interesting, this about installing programs on cell phones. Makes me
>>>   wonder what's hiding on it, as many of the things that are on there,
> is
>>>   hidden.
>>>
>>>   Anyway, have just started using the Nokia Navigator 6210, and I am
>>>   impressed with it, as I can now save many text, or mp3, books on it,
> so
>>>   I, as a lover of reading, can now always have lots of books on my
>> phone,
>>>   which Talks read out to me.
>>>
>>>   The GPS is another thing; the phone cannot yet tell me when something
>>>   dares to get in my way of destruction. Still playing around with it.
>>>
>>>   The problem lately, is that my Service provider these days has
decided
>> to
>>>   install the UK voice of Eleguance, rather than the US version, which
I
>>>   find better. Now, this was a little problem I could easily solve by
>>>   downloading the US version when I was using the N70. But, when I
tried
>> to
>>>   do it for the 6210, my computer does not want to allow me, saying
>>>   something like "Burst Technologies is regarding this as chat"
>>>
>>>   This should be a small file, called something like: "Eleguance 3rd
>>>   4...sisx". I need the US version [American]
>>>
>>>   Would it be possible for any of you guys to download it for me and
>> e-mail
>>>   it to me? [www.nuance.com\talks\support]
>>>
>>>   Kind regards,
>>>
>>>   Deon [G. Boshoff, BA[Stell]UDC[Potch]
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