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<email@example.com> On Behalf Of Mike
Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2018 10:54 PM
Subject: Re: [skypeenglish] A Very Bad
Good evening all,
thought this topic of Skype 7 going away September 1st was debunked as a
roomer, and the April 2019 target date was still in place?
any case, from the conversations we have seen hear in our group, Skype 8. is
workable as a valid upgrade with only a few minor glitches.
I've been planning to up grade this weekend since Skype 7 is going away anyhow
eventually I don't see the wisdom in putting off the inevitable until April
next year when we all would be forced into the change anyway.
Doug Lee's advice and what we share openly between all our capable members
this is just another one of those transitions we go through from time to time
until we get to the other side an put all our concerns behind
If I may share a little personal experience;
I first came into
the world of screen readers back in 1987 when all we had was external speech
boxes running on DOS 2.0. LOL
When DOS was going away they were telling all
of us in the blind community to buy up all the latest versions of any DOS
software we could get because the blind will never be able to use windows with
its GuI interface of all pictures and graphics.
Well in hind sight we
all know what nonsense that turned out to be.
I rely upon Skype
for earning a living and my global communications and don't look forward to
the learning curve and the hours or days of inventing new work-arounds for all
the tasks I must accomplish each day; But if change is coming then I
must be willing to embrace that change along with the rest of the
If we all continue to communicate and share our discoveries we
will all be ok in the end.
For those of us here in the USA, have a
happy and safe Labor Day Weekend,
For our members outside the States, have
a blessed weekend also,
also At 04:48 PM 8/30/2018, you
This would be a good question for the disability