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html code element and speech output

From: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2002 15:27:54 -0400
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To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org

Could someone tell me if Jaws, Window Eyes, Home Page Reader, et al give 
some indication when html code elements have been encountered?

e.g. here's a code snippet
<p>here's some text</p>
<code>here's some code</code>

When "here's some code" is read - does it give indication that this is 
code?  Visually, it is usually shown in a courier font (to make it look 
more machine-like i suppose).  Just wondering if there is also some audio 

Could you please include the version and platform of the product that you 
are using?


wendy a chisholm
world wide web consortium
web accessibility initiative
seattle, wa usa
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