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RE: Blinking images and Checkpoint 7.1

From: RUST Randal <RRust@COVANSYS.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2002 09:57:11 -0500
Message-ID: <37925254B67DD311876C009027B0FF9201D3A795@cbscolex01.cbsinc.com>
To: "W3c-Wai-Ig (E-mail)" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
>>A flickering or flashing screen may cause seizures in users with
photosensitive epilepsy and content developers should thus avoid causing the
screen to flicker.


Not all animation causes flickering of the screen.  Images that rotate
quickly might, and should be avoided, but certainly not a smooth transition,
such as you are capable of with Flash animations (but that's another topic
altogether regarding accessibility).  

Received on Friday, 1 February 2002 09:55:12 UTC

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