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Re: Survey form

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2006 18:29:32 +0100
Message-ID: <44242C7C.5030301@w3.org>
To: achuter@technosite.es
Cc: public-wai-eo-badtf@w3.org

Thanks for your testing Alan, we will pursue these issues in the Task Force.

Best,
  Shadi


Alan Chuter wrote:
> On the Survey Form, I think that the asterisk is unnecessary, as the 
> requried fields are marked "(*)(this a required field)". Many designers 
> would find this text repeated after each field as too much.
> 
> For the question "Rank your favorite forms of transportation", the 
> values in the listboxes are numbers, and these are explained in text. 
> Wouldn't it be easier to understand if the values were explicit, like 
> "Avoid" and "Prefer", so that there was no ned for numbers.
> 
> The option "Save travel freedom" I don't understand.
> 
> For some users who can't see the whole page, the form could be easier to 
> use, if not more accessible, if it stated at the beginning how many 
> questions there are.
> 
> I think it ought to say what the subject of the survey is, as this only 
> becomes apparent as you read through the form.
> 
> best regards,
> 
> 

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