[nabs-l] Trouble with Google Chrome

Ignasi Cambra ignasicambra at gmail.com
Fri Aug 5 17:57:38 UTC 2011


Hi!
Windows 7 X64 comes with IE in both 64 and 32 bit. Just look for the 32bit version somewhere in your programs menu in the start menu and Flash should work. If not, you can find a beta on Adobe's site which does support 64bit.
On Aug 5, 2011, at 1:47 PM, chris nusbaum wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> 
> I have the same problem when using YouTube with Internet Explorer. I
> have Adobe Flash Player, but it still says I need to download it. I
> did click on the link it provided to download once, went on the site,
> and it said that the latest version of Flash Player didn't support
> 64-bit browsers, like the version of IE I have with Windows 7. Does
> this mean that I can't play YouTube videos anymore, or is there an
> alternative way? By the way, I'm using YourTube, the newest accessible
> YouTube I know of. The link is www.povidi.com/yourtube. I'm also using
> JAWS 12 with Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 64-bit.
> 
> Chris
> 
> On 8/5/11, Joshua Lester <jlester8462 at students.pccua.edu> wrote:
>> My question is, why do I have to do it, with Firefox, when I didn't
>> have to download it, with Internet Explorer?
>> I don't mind downloading it, and I will, sometime today.
>> I just don't understand why it's just now asking for it, when it
>> worked with internet Explorer.
>> Blessings, Joshua
>> 
>> On 8/5/11, Ignasi Cambra <ignasicambra at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Youtube has always used a flash-based media player. These days most
>>> content
>>> is available through an html5 version, but the default is still flash.
>>> Your
>>> problem is not that youtube doesn't work with firefox, it's that you don't
>>> want to download Adobe Flash! If they tell you that you need it and you
>>> know
>>> that youtube is not some kind of scam, just download it!!!
>>> On Aug 5, 2011, at 1:17 PM, Joshua Lester wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Kirt, why is it telling me to download Adobe Flash player, when
>>>> before, when I had Internet Explorer, I didn't need it?
>>>> What's the deal?
>>>> Thanks, Joshua
>>>> 
>>>> On 8/5/11, Kirt Manwaring <kirt.crazydude at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> Joshua,
>>>>> To my knowledge, chrome's not accessible at all.  I'm not sure why
>>>>> your firefox has problems with youtube; aside from that one incident
>>>>> on the faith-talk list we both know about I haven't had any issues.
>>>>> Best,
>>>>> Kirt
>>>>> 
>>>>> On 8/4/11, Joshua Lester <jlester8462 at students.pccua.edu> wrote:
>>>>>> I'm going to try that out!
>>>>>> Thanks, Joshua
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 4:00 PM, Humberto Avila <
>>>>>> avila.bert.humberto2 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Hello,
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> I don't want to make you not use Google crome with JAWS or  disappoint
>>>>>>> you,
>>>>>>> but I think you will find better accessibility accomplishments by
>>>>>>> using
>>>>>>> the
>>>>>>> latest version of JAWS which is 12.0. can you upgrade to JAWS 12.0? Do
>>>>>>> you
>>>>>>> have a software maintenance agreement or some way to upgrade your JAWS
>>>>>>> to
>>>>>>> 12.0 from 10.0? I'm not simply saying that JAWS 10.0 is "very
>>>>>>> outdated"
>>>>>>> but
>>>>>>> Freedom Scientific has put in a lot of effort in accessibility in the
>>>>>>> last
>>>>>>> couple of years, given that JAWS 10.0 has been released 2 years ago,
>>>>>>> regarding accessibility in browsers and MS active accessibility as
>>>>>>> well
>>>>>>> as
>>>>>>> web page support.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Best of luck,
>>>>>>> Humberto
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>>>>> From: nabs-l-bounces at nfbnet.org [mailto:nabs-l-bounces at nfbnet.org] On
>>>>>>> Behalf
>>>>>>> Of Joshua Lester
>>>>>>> Sent: Thursday, August 04, 2011 1:04 PM
>>>>>>> To: National Association of Blind Students mailing list
>>>>>>> Subject: Re: [nabs-l] Trouble with Google Chrome
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Humberto:
>>>>>>> I'm using Jaws, 10.0.
>>>>>>> Blessings, Joshua
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 2:46 PM, Humberto Avila <
>>>>>>> avila.bert.humberto2 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Which screen reader are you using? Are you using JAWS? Because if so,
>>>>>>>> I
>>>>>>>> don't know if google Crome  supports the "Virtual Cursor" yet since I
>>>>>>> know
>>>>>>>> little about accessibility on Google crome with screenreaders.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>>>>>> From: nabs-l-bounces at nfbnet.org [mailto:nabs-l-bounces at nfbnet.org] On
>>>>>>>> Behalf
>>>>>>>> Of Joshua Lester
>>>>>>>> Sent: Thursday, August 04, 2011 12:40 PM
>>>>>>>> To: nabs-l at nfbnet.org
>>>>>>>> Subject: [nabs-l] Trouble with Google Chrome
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Hi, it's Joshua Lester.
>>>>>>>> I'm having problems with Google Chrome.
>>>>>>>> How can I fix it, so I can use the arrow keys on Websites, with
>>>>>>>> Google
>>>>>>>> Chrome?
>>>>>>>> I just had two new browsers installed.
>>>>>>>> They are, Google Chrome, and Firefox.
>>>>>>>> Firefox works with my E-mail, but Google Chrome is the only one, that
>>>>>>> works
>>>>>>>> for Youtube.
>>>>>>>> I'd like to be able to use the arrow keys, when navigating sites,
>>>>>>>> with
>>>>>>>> Google Chrome.
>>>>>>>> Thanks for your help.
>>>>>>>> Blessings, Joshua
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