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Re: [techs] Summary of techniques teleconference 22 September 2004

From: Gez Lemon <gl@juicystudio.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2004 22:42:37 +0100
Message-ID: <004101c4a0ed$140d3640$1900a8c0@juicy.com>
To: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

Thanks, James,

James Craig wrote:
> Have either of you tried this out for technical support?

I haven't, but I used the technique in a recent post on Juicy Studio:
http://juicystudio.com/zoom-into-bangkok.asp. Maybe someone could test it
works how I think it does with a popular screen reader?

Best regards,

Gez
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "James Craig" <wai-wg@cookiecrook.com>
To: "Gez Lemon" <gl@juicystudio.com>
Cc: "John M Slatin" <john_slatin@austin.utexas.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, September 22, 2004 9:47 PM
Subject: Re: [techs] Summary of techniques teleconference 22 September 2004


> Gez Lemon wrote:
>
> > I use the longdesc attribute to associate a block of text with an image:
> >
> > <p><img src="..." alt="..." longdesc="#imgdesc"></p>
> > <p id="imgdesc">Description of image here ...</p>
>
> Ooh, nice idea. Theoretically it would (or should) work with current
> screen reader implementations, too. Have either of you tried this out
> for technical support? Also, John, could you get a test user to try to
> navigate to that longdesc and see if they have usability issues with
> Jaws or Window Eyes?
>
> Good idea, Gez.
> James
>
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