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Re: not jaws, just inaccessible:Fw: Inaccessible Web sites

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Fri, 24 May 2002 10:21:42 -0400
To: Aaron Smith <aaron@gwmicro.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-id: <001f01c2032e$53d14dc0$91e03244@DAVIDPOEHLMAN>
what does accessibility mean?  What version of jaws finds them
inaccessible?  how is it configured?

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From: "Aaron Smith" <aaron@gwmicro.com>
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Sent: Friday, May 24, 2002 9:43 AM
Subject: RE: not jaws, just inaccessible:Fw: Inaccessible Web sites

I just reviewed these sites with the latest version of Window-Eyes (4.2
under XP Pro), and they read well. I'm curious as to what is making
sites inaccessible to JAWS users, but not to Window-Eyes users.

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>Examples I use in my Creating Accessible Web Sites course are any news
>sites.  Some really good examples (although they are Canadian) are
>www.canada.com/ottawa, www.cbc.ca, www.canada.com
>Sports sites are also good examples of inaccesibility,
>Hope some of these help,
>Wendy Fraser
>Internet Institutute
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>From: "egrouplulu" <egrouplulu@yahoo.com>
>To: <jfwlist@yahoogroups.com>
>Sent: Wednesday, May 22, 2002 10:41 AM
>Subject: Inaccessible Web sites
>Hello all
>I'm in need of some outstanding examples of web sites that are
>inaccessible to a Jaws user. This is for a tv documentary about
>disabilities. They want an example of a page that's poorly
>designed..we'll explain what's wrong with it. I thought you guys might
>have run across a really great example of what NOT to do. Thanks in
>advance for your help. Lulu

Aaron Smith
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