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Re: Frames [Re: ADA Applies to Web]

From: Mark Andrew Nassy <nassy@mac.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2000 06:31:45 -0500
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B4CF7899.179C%nassy@mac.com>
ms ie version 4.5 allows you to disable frames.

(1) edit
(2) preferences
(3) web content
(4) uncheck: show frames.

i think icab also allows you to disable frames.

> From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>

> SO far as I know the answer is that neither Netscape nor IE current versions
> allow support for frames to be turned off.

> On Sun, 13 Feb 2000, Patrick Burke wrote:

> I'm asking out of theoretical curiosity. If someone designed a functional
> NOFRAMES section conveying all the information of the frames page, would an
> IE/Nets user be stuck with the framey version?

> At 05:15 PM 2/13/00 , Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

>> The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines require that Frames have meaningful
>> names/titles, and should also have alternative navigation mechanisms provided
>> by use of the NOFRAMES element

Mark Andrew Nassy, <URI:mailto:nassy@mac.com>
Received on Wednesday, 16 February 2000 06:32:33 UTC

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