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Re: Navigation bars with dynamic content

From: Steve Carter <steve@juggler.net>
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2002 16:12:45 -0000
To: "Jim Ley" <jim@jibbering.com>, "wai-ig list" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <DAV711NXOsvOJEH6xlr0001c148@hotmail.com>
> > Does anyone know examples of such menus that are accessible?
>
> That are accessible - I'm not sure, that are keyboard accessible -
> http://jibbering.com/ , http://jibbering.com/accessibility/menu.html and
> http://jibbering.com/accessibility/menue.html are 3 versions of the same
> menu script which seem to be accessible in a number of browsers, Early
> Mozilla's not due to a bug in those w.r.t. to tabbing to positioned
> links.

Anyone who has the wherewithall to write the javascript for such a menu as
the original example should be able to make it keyboard-accessible.
Unfortunately I think they will be utterly opaque to screen readers.  This
is just an opinion as a programmer who is a relative newbie to
accessibility.
Received on Monday, 28 January 2002 11:15:09 GMT

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