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Re: ASCII Ribbon Campaign

From: Phillip Pi <philpi@apu.edu>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2001 11:12:35 -0800 (PST)
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
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> >DOH! I guess my ASCII art is considered an accessibility barrier too.  
> >[runs away] Actually, what happens if a screen reader or any other
> device attempts to read my signature?

> I used to have an ASCII art graphic, of the (old) Idyll Mountain
> Internet "trees" logo.  I retired that when someone pointed out
> that it sounded like SLASH SLASH SLASH line noise.
> >I wished there was an emulator to try it out :).
> You can download trial versions of screenreaders -- for example from
> Henter Joyce (JAWS for Windows) which is www.hj.com unless they've
> moved around as a part of corporate reorganization.

Kynn, is there a freeware version or even an open source version? I don't
want to use it if it is limited (e.g. short amount of time). Thanks.
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