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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.

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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).  

Randal
Received on Friday, 1 February 2002 09:55:12 GMT

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