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RE: Comment 4 - Access keys

From: john_slatin <john_slatin@forum.utexas.edu>
Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2002 09:40:13 -0500
Message-ID: <6AC4E20EED49D411941400D0B77E52F006595CAA@forum.cc.utexas.edu>
To: "'Thanasis Kinias'" <tkinias@optimalco.com>, "'w3c-wai-gl@w3.org'" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Thanks for this; I stand (or sit) corrected.
John

-----Original Message-----
From: Thanasis Kinias [mailto:tkinias@optimalco.com] 
Sent: Monday, April 15, 2002 9:10 am
To: 'w3c-wai-gl@w3.org'
Subject: Re: Comment 4 - Access keys


scripsit john_slatin:
> I agree that it's important, when choosing accesskeys, to make sure 
> that you're not using letters that are already "taken" by the browser.  
> But that doesn't mean you're restricted to the numerals 0-9; it just 
> means you can't use letters that already belong to the browser's 
> top-level menus.

If I may, you have no real way of knowing what the top-level menus will
be--they're quite different in MSIE and NS, and more different still in
Galeon, Konqueror, Opera, iCab, and other off-the-Microsoft-path user
agents.  

-- 
Thanasis Kinias
Optimal LLC
Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Received on Monday, 15 April 2002 10:40:16 GMT

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