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Re: ToolTips: bug or feature?

From: Maurice Carey <maurice@thymeonline.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 13:16:13 -0400
To: HTML Working Group <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C2D3951D.3706%maurice@thymeonline.com>

On 7/30/07 1:08 PM, "Joshue O Connor" <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie> wrote:

> 
> Smylers wrote:
>>> Tooltips are not about to go away (unless you wish to lobby browser
>>>> manufacturers to no longer render these @'s as tooltips), and many
>>>> authors still wrongly think of them as the 'tooltip thing'.
>> 
>> Sure.  But I don't thing creating a new 'tooltip' attribute would really
>> help with anything.
> 
> Lets stick that one on the shelf then :-)
> 
> 

Anyone know what screenreaders do when they encounter tooltips in regular
applications (word, excel, browser chrome) ?

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