Angel Sound Internet Edition

Angel   Sound   Program   is   an   interactive   auditory   training   and   hearing   assessment   program   that   lets   you   take   control   of   your listening    rehabilitation    independently    or    self-administer    your    functional    hearing    test    at    home.    You    gain    practice    discriminating    and    identifying    sounds    and    speech    components through   a   series   of   self-paced   modules   that   cover   different   aspects of    the    listening    process.    The    level    of    difficulty    is    automatically adjusted   to   match   your   developing   listening   skills.   The   program provides   audio-visual   feedback,   highlighting   areas   you   can   con - tinue   to   practice.   The   training   and   testing   results   can   be   shared with   your   clinician   or   therapist,   who   can   provide   further   advice on   your   rehabilitation.   Focused   on   practice   and   improvement   of your    listening    skills,    Angel    Sound    Program    compliments    your clinic   rehabilitation   and   functional   hearing   test   program.   Angel Sound   Internet   Edition   allows   you   to   share   your   progress   with your   audiologists,   speech   pathologists,   physicians,   teachers,   researchers,   and   other   professionals   by   real-time   data   sharing. Here is the brif document showing how to use this function for both the users and the rehabiliation professionals.

Step 1: Create User Account for Internet Edition

Here   are   two   ways   to   create   user   account   for   interent   edition.   The   first   option   is   to   create   the   user   account   in   the   Angel   Sound program and the second option is to create the user account in the website ( here ).

Option #1: Angel Sound Program

Just click the “Internet Edition Login” button in the middle of Main screen.       The following window will pop out. Click the “Register” text in the middle of the User Login Window. Another new window will appear. After typing the following information: User Name, Password, Email, Security Question, Security Answer (For Password Recover), Last Name and Firstname, Click “Create User” button to complete the registration process.

Option 2: Website

You can also create your account at the following website: http://angelweb.emilyfufoundation.org/angelweb/member_register.aspx Similar information is required to complete the registration process.

Step 2: Linking the Accounts between Users and Professionals

The   user   needs   to   give   the   data   sharing   permission   to   professionals   who   can   look   at   the   user’s   progress   and   provide   some feedbacks to the user. The user need to go to website to complete the process.

Login in the account

Go    to    the    following    website    ( h ttp://angelweb.emilyfufoundation.org/ )    to    log    into    your    account.    Type    in    User    Name    and Password to Login. Once   login,   the   following   tab   will   appear   in   the   middle   of   the   web   page.   Move   the   mouse   to   “My   Sessions”   tab   and   select   “User Access” option in the pull-down menu. After   selection,   another   two   panels   will   appear   in   the   screen   with   two   buttons.   One   is   “Add   Accessible   user”   and   the   other   one is “Add access permissi on”. User Action (First): Click “Add access permission”. The web will change to the following. Type   your   professionals’   account   name   in   the   BOX   and   then   click   the   search   button.   Then   the   professionals’   account   name   will appear in the table. You can add any other accounts. Professional Action (Second): Click   “Add   accessible   user”   after   the   user   give   the   permission.   Type   the   user’s   account   name   in   the   BOX   and   then   click   the search   button.   Then   the   user’s   account   name   will   appear   in   the   table.   You   can   add   any   user   who   already   gives   you   the permission.

Step 3: Access the training data and progress (For Professionals Only)

Once   the   user   gives   the   permission   and   the   professional   add   the   user   into   their   account,   the   professional   can   look   at   the   user’s training   data   and   progress   at   any   time.   Run   the   Angel   Sound   Program   and   Use   “Internet   Edition”   to   login.   Once   login,   then Click the Session button in the top of the screen. Another window “Select Session” will appear in the screen. Click the “Details” button (Red Circle) in the top of the window. After   that,   a   new   window   will   pop   out.   Click   “Users”   TAB   in   the   left,   all   the   accessible   users   will   appear   in   the   table,   Click   the User   you   want   to   look   at,   then   all   the   tr aining   data   for   this   user   will   show   in   the   right   table.   All   the   training   details   can   viewed in the various tables.

Tips: Data Synchronization Between Local and Remote Server

Internet   connection   is   required   for   using   the   Angel   Sound   internet   edition.   The   user   can   use   the   local   version   to   run   Angel Sound   program   if   there   is   no   internet   connection   available.   Once   the   internet   connection   is   available,   the   user   can   transfer their   training   data   in   the   local   computer   to   the   remote   server   so   that   all   the   training   or   testing   data   can   be   saved   in   the account.   Also,   for   the   user   who   has   been   using   local   version   for   a   while,   all   the   training   or   testing   data   in   the   local   computer can   be   transferred   to   their   newly   created   account.   Once   the   data   are   transferred   to   the   remote   server,   the   user   can   access   their data at any computer. Here is the detailed methods about how to synchronize the data betwen local and remote server.

Login in the account using Angel Sound Internet Edition

Run   the   Angel   Sound   program   and   click   “Internet   Edition   Login”   button   shown   in   the   middle   bottom   of   the   screen.   Type   User   Name   and   Password   to   Login.   Once   login,   there   are   six   small   icons   displayed   in   the   right   bottom   corner   of   the   screen. Click the first icon (marked by RED circle). A new dialog will appear in the screen.
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“The data sharing function in the Internet Edition is designed for auditory research or clinician-di- rected auditory rehabilitation since the researcher and/or pro- fessionals can monitor the users’ progress in real-time. ”
This screenshot image shows the data management module for Angel Sound. Click the image to enlarge it in order to view it clearly. There are several panels in the window, including Users, Sessions, Tasks, and Results/Report. Users: List all the users who provide the permission for data sharing. Sessions: List all the training sessions for the selected users. Tasks: List all the testing and training tasks that the user has done. Results:  Show all the results in graphic or table format.
This screenshot image shows the session management module for Angel Sound. Click the image to enlarge it in order to view it clearly. The module allows the user to create new session, open existing session, delete existing session, and find session with specifc phrase or names. The module aslo allow the user to open the daya management module by clicking the symbol marked by the red circle.  Note that the session can be used for different purpose. For the same user, the session can be used to indicate different listening conditions,  such as left CI, right CI, or both CI, HA etc. For researcher or audiologist, the session can be used to indicate different CI users, such as CI user #1, CI user #2 etc.
Professionals click this button to add the user who give the permission for monitoring
Click this “Search” button after typing the clinician’s user account name.
To log into the account in the website, type in the User Name and Password then click the “Login” Button below. If you forget your password, then click “Forgot your password?” below to retrieve the password via email by answering the security question provided during the account creation process. If you don’t have an account, please click “Register” to create a new account.
This is the “New User Registration” window. The following information is required, including User Name, Password, Email, Security Question/Answer, Last Name and FirstName. The other information is optional, including Address, Phone, Gender, Date Birth. It is not necessary to input this information.
To log into the account in the Angel Sound program, type in the User Name and Password then click the “Login” Button below. If you forget your password, then click “Forgot your password?” below to retrieve the password via email by answering the security question provided during the account creation process. If you don’t have an account, please click “Register” to create a new account.
These are the sessions in the Local computer.
These are the sessions in the Remote computer.
Click this to delete the session. Caution: Once clicked, the data in the session will be deleted.
Transfer the selected session in the local comupter to the server.
Transfer the selected session in the remote server to local comupter.
Click here to synchronize all the session between local computer and remote server.