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Re: SC failure for opening new window without prior notice ?

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Jul 2014 09:48:27 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vk8F0evu2WOZF3r7_MszzwJPsJx9iCHR94RJH4pDhKaag@mail.gmail.com>
To: Aurélien Levy <aurelien.levy@temesis.com>
Cc: WCAG WG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
On 9 July 2014 09:40, Aurélien Levy <aurelien.levy@temesis.com> wrote:

> Do you consider opening new window with a target blank on a link without
> prior notice to the user as a WCAG success criteria failure ? (example : <a
> href="http://www.w3c.org" target="_blank">w3c website</a>)
>

from a read of How to Meet 3.2.2 (On Input)  -
http://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG20/quickref/20140408/#consistent-behavior-unpredictable-change

it would appear not to be a failure.

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Regards

SteveF
HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>
Received on Wednesday, 9 July 2014 08:49:36 UTC

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