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RE: Summary of font subgroup F2F discussion

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Thu, 9 Nov 2006 10:57:03 -0600
To: "'Sofia Celic'" <Sofia.Celic@visionaustralia.org>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <016901c70420$1a20f2e0$e787c54b@NC84301>

Good questions Sofia,

RE the second question - would a pop up text description work?  
Or should all icons have "always visible" text labels? 

Thanks

Gregg
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Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D. 

 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Sofia Celic
> Sent: Thursday, November 09, 2006 5:02 AM
> To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
> Subject: RE: Summary of font subgroup F2F discussion
> 
> 
> Hi,
>  
> Some thoughts on one of the sufficient techniques listed...
>  
> Will you/we be providing any guidance for the range of font 
> sizes that should be provided for the sufficient technique 
> "Providing options within the content to resize text (eg 
> style-switchers or in-page controls to increase font size)"? 
>  
> Also, in what manner should these options be provided? Many 
> people don't recognise the meaning of the series of icons 
> with the letter "A" in different sizes for example.
>  
> For the above types of reasons, I'm unsure that this should 
> be a sufficient technique. 
>  
> Sofia
>  
> 
> ________________________________
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> From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org on behalf of Ben Caldwell
> Sent: Wed 8/11/2006 5:08 AM
> To: WCAG-WG
> Subject: Summary of font subgroup F2F discussion
> 
> 
> 
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> The following link includes a few notes from last week's face 
> to face subgroup discussion regarding the issues related to 
> text resizing. It includes notes and references to the issues 
> we've received on this topic as well as an initial proposal 
> for addressing them.
> 
> http://tinyurl.com/yae9ge
> 
> I'm sure there are techniques to add and feedback on these 
> proposals is welcome.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> -Ben
> 
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> Ben Caldwell | <caldwell@trace.wisc.edu> Trace Research and 
> Development Center <http://trace.wisc.edu <http://trace.wisc.edu/> >
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