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Subject: RE: working on a feature (maybe)?
From: John covici (
Date: 2003-10-21

Instead of a beep, I was thinking of an actual short voice recording
saying what the menu choice was -- it would play the short file and
then go about what it was doing.

on Monday 10/20/2003 Kevin Jones( wrote
> hello, maybe both mp3 alerts and beeps should be an option. The actual
> alerts would be grat for me and other blind users, it's hard to remember the
> whole folder structure when you have a lot of them, but beeps would be good
> too.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: []On
> Behalf Of scott
> Sent: Monday, October 20, 2003 9:29 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: working on a feature (maybe)?
> --- John covici <> wrote:
> > Hi. I have ordered the archos 20g fm recorder -- now I cannot see
> > the screen so what I was thinking was tomodify the program to save
> > its current state if necessary and play a short mp3 file when the
> > keys are pressed in the menu system indicating what is happening. Is
> > this something which is doable
> you might be able to do it, but you wouldn't be able to play music while
> doing it. something along
> the same lines that i thought of would be a short beep when you skip to the
> next (previous) song.
> nice for audio confirmation when in a car (got the idea from a CD player).
> > (if necessary I could take the games out if memory is a problem)
> not a problem with the plug-in system
> -scott
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         John Covici

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