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Screen Reader support for Table markup

From: Mike Scott <mscott@msfw.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2001 13:48:27 -0500
To: "wai-ig list" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Does any screen reader actually make use of table markup such as <th>
elements etc?

In my initial testing with JAWS 4 and IBM Home Page Reader 3, both seemed to
always assume that the first row and first column were the headers,
regardless of whether <th> elements were omitted or used elsewhere in the
table (such as on the second column).

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