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Re: img alt text, links and titles

From: Charles F. Munat <chas@munat.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 09:50:20 -0800
Message-ID: <3C470EDC.7010200@munat.com>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
How would a blind user know to access this?

Charles F. Munat
Seattle, Washington

Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

> iCab provides access to a longdesc via a context menu for the image. In GUI
> mode, right click the image and the menu includes options for it - if there
> is a longdesc it includes a description option, which follows the link.
> 
> Chaals
> 
> On Wed, 16 Jan 2002, Charles F. Munat wrote:
> 
>   kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com wrote:
> 
>   > Therefore, anything which has a longdesc SHOULD be explicitly
>   > identified as an image, and thus the user should expect to look for
>   > further description of that image via longdesc links.
> 
>   Which browsers or AT support longdesc and how do they indicate that a
>   longdesc is available? How does one follow the longdesc to the image
>   description?
> 
> 
>   Charles F. Munat
>   Seattle, Washington
> 
> 
> 
Received on Thursday, 17 January 2002 12:49:27 GMT

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