W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-ig@w3.org > April to June 2001

RE: Table Questions

From: Jim Thatcher <thatch@attglobal.net>
Date: Fri, 11 May 2001 15:57:25 -0500
To: Paul Bohman <paulb@cpd2.usu.edu>, jim@jimthatcher.com, Liz Roberts <liz@netlogix.net>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-id: <NDBBKJDAKKEJDCICIODLEEIIDBAA.thatch@attglobal.net>
Paul,

> Actually, Home Page Reader seems to read it just fine. I have created
> tables with the scope="col" attribute, and it works for me, when I go into
> table reading mode.

If you leave off the scope attribute, I believe HPR will read the same.

Jim
jim@jimthatcher.com
Accessibility Consulting
http://jimthatcher.com
512-306-0931

-----Original Message-----
From: Paul Bohman [mailto:paulb@cpd2.usu.edu]
Sent: Friday, May 11, 2001 3:20 PM
To: jim@jimthatcher.com; Liz Roberts; w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Subject: Re: Table Questions


> 3) Yes screen readers and talking browsers are using the headers
attribute.
> I know of none using scope.

Actually, Home Page Reader seems to read it just fine. I have created tables
with the scope="col" attribute, and it works for me, when I go into table
reading mode.

Paul Bohman
Technology Coordinator
WebAIM: Web Accessibility in Mind (www.webaim.org)
Center for Persons with Disabilities (www.cpd.usu.edu)
Utah State University (www.usu.edu)
Received on Friday, 11 May 2001 19:26:27 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 19 July 2011 18:13:54 GMT