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RE: [w3c-wai-ig] <none> (fwd)

From: Charles (Chuck) Oppermann <chuckop@MICROSOFT.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 1998 21:57:46 -0800
Message-ID: <E3A3FFB80F5CD1119CED00805FBECA2F013BBE2A@red-msg-55.dns.microsoft.com>
To: "'nir dagan'" <dagan@upf.es>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
<<It seems that the designers of these browsers assume that users are 
people who can (physically) view the images but sometimes choose not do so,
e.g., shutting off images to  save download time.>>

That's not the case for Internet Explorer, which has spent a great deal of
time and effort in making it an accessible browser.

<<I noticed that when I used the OBJECT element with an icon-link in one of 
my pages (with Height and Width specified) MSIE4.0 for Windows 3.1 
implemented it wrong: Providing scroll bars and hiding the little image
behind them,
and the link didn't work. This was with images turned on.>>

Can you provide the markup for this?  Thanks,

Charles Oppermann
Program Manager, Active Accessibility, Microsoft Corporation
mailto:chuckop@microsoft.com http://microsoft.com/enable/
"A computer on every desk and in every home, usable by everyone!"
Received on Tuesday, 17 February 1998 00:58:07 UTC

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