Re: Jaws accessible VOIP service/desktop client
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I have my own business that entails answering the phone. Receiving calls on the computer allows me to take the call and at the same time, wriet down information and look up whatever I need with Jaws at the same time. Skype does well with this, but there are a few issus that bug me about it. Thus my interest as to any possibel alternatives. Be it actual tel service or program to make/receive calls.
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Gene Stevens
Sent: Friday, June 24, 2016 3:42 PM
Subject: Re: Jaws accessible VOIP service/desktop client
I’m not sure if this company can help or wy you need to answer calls with a computer but take a look at www.phonepower.com
I’ve been a customer for regular VOIP phone service for about eight years and highly reccomend them.
I’m in search of an accessible VOIP desktop client with Jaws as it is the screen reader I’m using.
I’m currently using Skype and a Skype telephone number. My subscription comes due in a few weeks and before I renew for another year, I wanted to see if there was perhaps another option out there that is equal to or more accessible than skype. I know there’s Vonage and I guess MagicJack and grasshopper, but I’m also looking for something that I can use to take and receive calls on a computer with all the regular functions like call waiting, forwarding, voicemail, etc.
I’m a big time Google Voice user, but the one drawback is that there’s no real way to easily answer/make calls from the computer with GV/Hangouts and Jaws. I currently have my GV business line forward to my Skype number where I can then manage incoming/outgoing calls.
Free or Paid is fine. I’m just looking for something that is reliable and accessible.
Any suggestions would be appreciated.