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RE: Accessibility of Salt Lake Olympic Site

From: Michael R. Burks <mburks952@worldnet.att.net>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2001 23:56:33 -0400
To: "Access Systems" <accessys@smart.net>, "Denise Wood" <Denise.Wood@unisa.edu.au>
Cc: "Steven McCaffrey" <smccaffr@MAIL.NYSED.GOV>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NEBBJFEIALPLCLHAPJAIMEEEFDAA.mburks952@worldnet.att.net>
That makes it pretty inaccessible.

-----Original Message-----
From: Access Systems [mailto:accessys@smart.net]
Sent: Friday, October 26, 2001 11:51 PM
To: Denise Wood
Cc: Steven McCaffrey; w3c-wai-ig@w3.org; mburks952@worldnet.att.net
Subject: RE: Accessibility of Salt Lake Olympic Site


On Sat, 27 Oct 2001, Denise Wood wrote:

> Can you elaborate on that Bob? Do you mean the link supplied is not
bringing
> you to the home page (ie server not found) or that you can't view the home
page
> because of the browser version you are using?

got a notice telling me to turn on scripts and frames.

don't have either avaliable in LYNX

Bob

>
> Denise
>
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>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Access Systems [mailto:accessys@smart.net]
> Sent: Saturday, 27 October 2001 11:09 AM
> To: Steven McCaffrey
> Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org; mburks952@worldnet.att.net
> Subject: Re: Accessibility of Salt Lake Olympic Site
>
>
> On Fri, 26 Oct 2001, Steven McCaffrey wrote:
>
> >      I found the home page to be overall quite accessible.  There were,
> however, a handful of links where my screen reader read what sounded like
long
> file names (some with long numbers) and there was one "click here" link.
> Considering all the info on the page though, not bad at all.
> > Other experiences?
>
>
> I can't even get to the home page!!!!
>
> Bob
> >
> > Steve
> >
> >
> > >>> "Michael R. Burks" <mburks952@worldnet.att.net> 10/26/01 01:32PM >>>
> > All,
> >
> > has anyone checked out the accessibility of http://www.slc2002.org/?
> >
> > Sincerely,
> >
> > Mike Burks
> >
> >
>
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