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Re: 10.4 Re: Checkpoints 10.4 and 10.5

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 31 May 2001 08:43:59 -0400 (EDT)
To: Steven McCaffrey <SMCCAFFR@MAIL.NYSED.GOV>
cc: <poehlman1@home.com>, <graham_oliver@yahoo.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0105310837400.29668-100000@tux.w3.org>
Thanks Steven, Dave.

Can you please explain what software you're using, and what happens?

cheers

Chaals

On Thu, 31 May 2001, Steven McCaffrey wrote:
  Hello:
       I agree with David in that it is still an issue.  The consequence is
  that I will hear only "Edit" but will not know what type of information is requested.

  Steve McCaffrey
  Information Technology Services
  NYSED
  >>> "David Poehlman" <poehlman1@home.com> 05/31/01 07:49AM >>>
  it is still an issue although many have solved it.  even though you have
  to rub the text out, it is best to have something telling you where to
  write because some renderings still confuse labels with edit boxes.

  ----- Original Message -----
...

  the rationale for this one was that there were assistive technology and
  browser combinations that would skip over empty form controls. I am not
  certain, but I believe that this is no longer an issue. I will ask the
  Web Content Accessibility Guidelines group to address this question as
  fast as possible.
Received on Thursday, 31 May 2001 08:44:02 GMT

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