Re: Map quest & Jaws

  • From: "Dave Hutchins" <dhutchins@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 3 Sep 2004 21:25:55 -0500

Hi

It seems like you almost have to have some degree of vision to use jfw in 
some ways, I guess they need to work on more blindness accessiblility.  Dave 
Hutchins
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Victor Bishara Real Estate" <victorbishara@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, September 03, 2004 1:07 PM
Subject: Re: Map quest & Jaws


> Yahoo map is very accessible with JAWS.  I use it all the time.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Melissa Hambleton" <mhd79@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Thursday, August 26, 2004 10:01 PM
> Subject: Re: Map quest & Jaws
>
>
>> I don't have any suggestions for you but I do have kind of the same
>> question. If Map Quest is real accessible with JAWS or if any other
> website
>> is? It may be a good possibility that I will get a job at a cab company
>> being a dispatcher and some side streets and back roads I am not real
>> familiar with and I may have to give the cab drivers directions sometimes
> so
>> I would need something accessible and kind of quick. Melissa
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Therese Gardner" <thewhitecane2@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Thursday, August 26, 2004 7:56 AM
>> Subject: Re: Map quest & Jaws
>>
>>
>> > Hello:
>> > While this won't address the issue of JAWS and MapQuest it is another
>> alternative for driving directions.
>> >
>> > Call this number
>> >
>> > 1-800-555-8355
>> >
>> > This is a number for Tell-Me.  I have found it to be very helpful when 
>> > I
>> am not near a computer to use MapQuest.
>> >
>> > Once they answer, simply ask for "driving directions" follow the 
>> > prompts
>> from there.
>> >
>> > It might be helpful to ask for my choices once you enter this section.
>> >
>> > Be sure to have something to write the information down.
>> >
>> > You can go back and forward to repeat directions.
>> > Also, this number can be used for movies, transportation, weather, etc.
> If
>> you haven't checked it out before, I would
>> > recommend that you do.
>> >
>> > Thanks to all who provided information as related to Excell Charts and
>> making accessible forms in MS Word.
>> >
>> > Therese
>> >
>> >
>> > On Thu, 26 Aug 2004 11:38:02 -0700, Julie Warrington wrote:
>> >
>> > >Hi all,has anyone  have experience using map quest .com  with jaws?  I
>> can get into the web site, and have typed in
>> > the address field, but when I click on the print link, it doesn't print
>> an accurate map.  Also, with sighted help, we tried to
>> > use the address www.mapquest.com/directions   just to see if we could
> get
>> the exact driving directions.  When I had
>> > the help, jaws was turned off and it seemed to work fine.  with jaws, I
> ma
>> having difficulty getting the info I need.  This is
>> > needed for my job, I am given addresses for our service or installation
>> job, and it is my task to have a clear way for the
>> > guys to find the job site.  any ideas or suggestions would be greatly
>> appreciated.  thought I had it but didn't.  smiles.
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