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Pop-up Windows

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charlesn@sunrise.srl.rmit.edu.au>
Date: Wed, 22 Jul 1998 10:40:04 +1000 (EST)
To: WAI GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SUN.3.91.980722103728.27591B-100000@sunrise.srl.rmit.edu.au>
We should be recommending against them.

add to E

Priority 2
Do not use pop-up windows, new windows, or changes of window unless the 
user is aware that this is going to happen.
Users not operating in a graphical environment are disoriented by being 
transferred to a new window.


Charles
Received on Tuesday, 21 July 1998 21:01:51 GMT

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