Internet Support Lists

(The following list was last updated and checked on 18/10/2011)

Internet lists are an excellent way of obtaining help and support for products, and exchanging information with other users.  Here is a small selection which is mostly relevant to the products we supply, or where we ourselves may simply be a member.

Access-UK

This is a general list where the traffic can be quite high.  Topics are wide and varied, but generally cover computer related subjects.  To join, simply send a message with no subject or signature to:-

access-uk-request@freelists.org

You will receive a message asking you to confirm that you wish to join.  Simply hit “Reply” and then “Send”.


brailleUK

This list covers all aspects of British English braille (and then some!)  To join, simply send a message with the single word subscribe in the Subject to:-

brailleuk-request@freelists.org

You will receive a message asking you to confirm that you wish to join.  Simply hit “Reply” and then “Send”.


ddots-l

This is an internet e-mail support list for users of music related products supplied by Dancing Dots Inc.  The list is jointly owned and moderated by Dancing Dots Inc., and Techno-Vision Systems Ltd.

This is a UK based JAWS screen reader support list where the traffic can be  high.    To join, simply send a message with the subject subscribe to the following, or just clcik on the link to create a message.

ddots-l-request@freelists.org

You will receive a message asking you to confirm that you wish to join.


duxuser & duxnews

duxuser

This is an internet e-mail support list for users of the Duxbury Braille Translator.  Traffic is not generally heavy, and users new and old have the opportunity to ask questions, however basic.  The list is owned and moderated by Duxbury Systems Inc..

To subscribe, send a message with the Subject subscribe to:

duxuser-request@freelists.org

You may also click on the above link if your system supports e-mail from links.

duxnews

If you would simply like to receive announcements from Duxbury, send a message with the Subject subscribe to:-

duxnews-request@freelists.org

You may also click on the above link if your system supports e-mail from links.


guispeak

This is probably the oldest surviving Internet list devoted to the subject of the Graphical User Interface.  i.e. Windows.  Topics discussed are wide and varied and traffic can from time to time be quite heavy.  The list is now owned and moderated by Techno-Vision Systems Ltd.

To join, simply send a message with the subject subscribe to the following, or just clcik on the link to create a message.

guispeak-request@freelists.org

You will receive a message asking you to confirm that you wish to join.


program-l

This is a specialist list for visually impaired and blind professional programmers.  Traffic is not usually heavy, but the topics discussed generally are.  The list is now owned and moderated by Techno-Vision Systems Ltd.

To join, simply send a message with the subject subscribe to the following, or just clcik on the link to create a message.

program-l-request@freelists.org

You will receive a message asking you to confirm that you wish to join.