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RE: Prompts

From: Heather Swayne <hswayne@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 2 May 2000 15:53:21 -0700
Message-ID: <3C3175FCC945D211B65100805F1580890D3D21C5@RED-MSG-07>
To: "'Jan Richards'" <jan.richards@utoronto.ca>, w3c-wai-au@w3.org
According to the definition of prompt ("requires author response") this
bitmap does not comply, it is informing the user of an error as opposed to
prompting them to input information.

Heather Swayne
Program Manager
Microsoft Accessibility and Disabilities Group

DICTATED WITH DRAGON NATURALLYSPEAKING PROFESSIONAL (VERSION 4.0)-and as I
learned through usability tests, any errors made in this document were made
by the software -- NOT ME!

-----Original Message-----
From: Jan Richards [mailto:jan.richards@utoronto.ca]
Sent: Tuesday, May 02, 2000 1:28 PM
To: w3c-wai-au@w3.org
Subject: Re: Prompts

Might this attached image qualify as (part of) prompting?

Alt=A screenshot of the homesite "Save As" dialog with a small yellow
exclamation mark icon added to the Save button.  The icon references a
warning just below that reads "This file contains elements that are
missing required alternative content.

Jan

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Jan Richards
jan.richards@utoronto.ca
Access Software Designer
Adaptive Technology Resource Centre
University of Toronto
(416) 946-7060
Received on Tuesday, 2 May 2000 19:04:10 UTC

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