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Re: 1.41 (G183)

From: adam solomon <adam.solomon2@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2012 07:49:23 +0300
Message-ID: <CALKv3=iU7g0VAbJQ+4JSUij=68HXoLG52ZkKm0a2Gf-=q07wxA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Sailesh Panchang <spanchang02@yahoo.com>
Cc: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
I am referring primarily to step 3 and 4 in the test procedure of g183 -
where a visual enhancement is required - would the "hand" constitute a
visual enhancement for mouseover, and the outline an enhancement for focus?

On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 6:16 PM, Sailesh Panchang <spanchang02@yahoo.com>wrote:

> Adam,
> G183 does not apply then. G183 applies to:
> "Colored text when color alone is used to convey information such as words
> that are links in a paragraph ..."
> The role (link) of the element should be exposed and distinguishable (SC
> 4.1.2) and the focus should be visually determinable (SC 2.4.7).
> Sailesh
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> --- On Wed, 4/4/12, adam solomon <adam.solomon2@gmail.com> wrote:
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> From: adam solomon <adam.solomon2@gmail.com>
> Subject: 1.41 (G183)
> To: "WCAG" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
> Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 6:41 AM
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> Would the default browser behavior of changing the cursor to a hand on
> mouseover, coupled with the default browser behavior of outlining a focused
> link, coupled with the default browser color of blue for links (not
> focused), all be enough to satisfy 1.41. (g183) as visual cues for links?
> (thus eliminating the need for underlining focused or hovered links)
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