From:  Marco Zehe <>
Date:  09 Sep 2015 22:15:24 Hong Kong Time

Re: Brailleback Navigation Keys No Longer Working in Firefox for Android


Hi Dan,
does touching and exploration work as expected still? Do swipes between
elements work on your device? I am totally baffled as to what might be


On Wed, Sep 9, 2015 at 4:12 PM, Dan Brown  wrote:

> Dear Marco,
> Thank you for the quick response.  My device shows Brailleback version
> 0.93.0, so I don't believe there's been an update.  I have tried
> uninstalling and then reinstalling Firefox, and have done the same for
> Brailleback.  My other apps are working just as they were on the previous
> device, Samsung Note4, so I'm not sure what's going on.  Any other ideas of
> what I could try?
> Cordially,
> Dan
> ------------------------------
> *From:* Marco Zehe []
> *Sent:* Wednesday, September 09, 2015 8:41 AM
> *To:* Dan Brown
> *Cc:*
> *Subject:* Re: Brailleback Navigation Keys No Longer Working in Firefox
> for Android
> Hi Dan,
> has there been a BrailleBack update for some devices recently? I didn't
> see anything, and we certainly didn't make any conscious choices that could
> warrant BrailleBack from stopping to work.
> In any case, we're currently in the process of bringing our Android more
> up to speed with current releases, but this is not in Firefox 40 or such,
> but will debut later this year. So those changes we're making cannot have
> caused the problems you're seeing. If at all, they should even cause less
> problems than more. :)
> Marco
> On Wed, Sep 9, 2015 at 3:27 PM, Dan Brown  wrote:
>> Greetings all,
>> I recently upgraded to the Samsung Note5 running Android 5.1.1, and
>> Firefox
>> 40.0.3.  I am using a Brailliant 32-cell display with Brailleback.  While
>> the menu and address bar work as before, I receive a beep whenever I use
>> any
>> forward braille navigation command.  For example, pan right, advance item,
>> or advance line.  The previous navigation keys, such as pan left, take me
>> back to the menu at the top of the page.  Letter navigation, such as H for
>> heading, and G for graphic, work as before.
>> Is anyone else experiencing this problem?
>> Cordially,
>> Dan
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