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Re: !title, !alt Re: Tooltips in HTML

From: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2001 08:07:44 +0100
Message-ID: <001801c115a1$aaec10c0$a18e7bd5@btopenworld.com>
To: "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@w3.org>
Cc: "WAI IG" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
window.status is already used to present the link or href value
Charles wrote
<a href="blah" onfocus="window.status='whatever is in the alt'"

so this might work for an individual site, but is not a great universal
solution.

jonathan chetwynd
IT teacher (LDD)
j.chetwynd@btinternet.com
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Received on Thursday, 26 July 2001 03:27:53 GMT

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