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Re: Section 508 Training

From: John Romadka <romadka@berbee.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2001 13:03:26 -0500
To: w3c <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B771FF1D.9149%romadka@binc.net>
Are your referring to the home page
(http://vba1.interactive-media.com/508/)?

It actually doesnıt require the flash plug in. It only seems to be required
once you click on the ³Play Flash² button.

(I had just reinstalled  IE this morning and had lost all my plugins, so I
tried to see how far I could get before I needed the plug in.)

And there are ALT tags to choose the ³Skip Flash² button.

However, IMHO, the ALT tags arenıt descriptive enough. A better alternative
would be something like ³Go to Course using Flash², and ³Go to Course
without Flash².

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> From: "Lubow Scott" <lubow_scott@bah.com>
> Organization: BAH
> Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2001 13:42:17 -0400
> To: w3c <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
> Subject: Section 508 Training
> Resent-From: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Resent-Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2001 13:43:16 -0400 (EDT)
> 
> 
> There is training on the Section508.gov web page at
> http://www.section508.gov/classes.html
> My problem with this training is that the home page is flash and you
> can't navigate to the skip flash with a keyboard.  Maybe it's just me
> but I would not create an inaccessible home page for 508 training.  Any
> comments?
> Scott
> 
> 
Received on Wednesday, 11 July 2001 14:03:28 GMT

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