[Vrstream] Doc files on the stream.

Sharon Fernandez sharonfern12 at q.com
Thu Apr 23 16:20:42 EDT 2015


Hi folks,

I have the 2nd gen stream and i use hw companion. I use word 2013. I have 2 questions:

1. How do i find the html documents i have saved?
2. Does the html read like a daisy book?

Sharon fernandez 

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> On Apr 22, 2015, at 10:54 PM, Jim Barbour <jbar at barcore.com> wrote:
> 
> Actually, the first gen stream, softpak combination has the same restriction.  It will only read .docx files.
> 
> My best suggestion would be to use word to convert the document to an html file. That will preserve all the markup in the doc file, which text and rtf won't do.
> 
> Also, I believe the Humanware companion will convert doc files for text files, so if you're familiar with the companion that might be an easier solution.
> 
> Good Luck,
> 
> Jim
> 
>> On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 11:36:58PM -0500, Nancy Lynn wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> I had this problem too, and I found out that the second gen stream doesn't
>> read doc files. It reads docx but not doc. Try to convert your file to
>> something like either docx, txt or maybe even rtf. If you have a first gen
>> stream, it will work there, but the voice won't be as good.
>> 
>> from Nancy Lynn freespirit.stl at att.net
>> -----Original Message----- From: Anders Holmberg
>> Sent: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 11:30 PM
>> To: VRS List
>> Subject: [Bulk] [Vrstream] Doc files on the stream.
>> 
>> Hi!
>> I copied a doc file onto my 2nd gen stream.
>> But its not showing up when i browse through the folders of the stream.
>> I only have one file in the text folder.
>> So this is odd to me.
>> Maybe i should try to put the sd card in the card reader on my computer.
>> /A
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