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Re: mac and accessibility - slightly ot

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Fri, 05 Oct 2001 08:52:26 -0700
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To: "Anthony Quinn" <anthony@frontend.com>
Cc: "WAI Mailing list" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
At 08:41 AM 10/5/2001 , Anthony Quinn wrote:
>Hi Folks,
>I've attempted to research accessibility guidelines and support on the Mac.
>I found this link to a very general article which is really all about 508
>and web accessibility http://developer.apple.com/internet/_html/access.html
>Also, I tried to find information in the Apple Developer site (I signed up)
>and there's noting in there. If someone was designing an interface for the
>Mac, where would they go for specifics on making it accessible?
>Or is there any support for accessibility in the Mac OS at all?

My understanding is that Mac accessibility is quite limited.  If I
ever get some time I'll write it all up and post it on the web, 
because a few years ago I had a flash of insight and registered
"maccessibility.com" (don't bother looking, it only goes to 
access.idyllmtn.com -- well look if you want to see that) as a
place for putting information on mac accessibility.  But I haven't
used it yet.  If anyone wants to help, lemme know. ;)


Kynn Bartlett <kynn@reef.com>
Technical Developer Liaison
Reef North America
Accessibility - W3C - Integrator Network
Received on Friday, 5 October 2001 11:54:18 UTC

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