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Re: applets

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2002 22:57:34 -0500
To: Phill Jenkins <pjenkins@us.ibm.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-id: <00a501c1bb55$0f448e90$188d3244@cp286066a>
I'm currently working with a site developper which has implemented a
roll over it seems that triggers an event pop up and the only way I even
knew it was there was to look at the source after discussing this with
the service group  the link does not show up at all in any way shape or
form in the jaws rendering of the page.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Phill Jenkins" <pjenkins@us.ibm.com>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 21, 2002 5:23 PM
Subject: Re: applets


Isn't this just a problem when the applet is in-line on the page.  If it
is
launched into a new browser window, then one can easily keyboard
navigate
between windows and navigate within the window/applet.  Would this work
for
you?

Regards,
Phill

Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>@w3.org on 02/19/2002 12:36:09 PM

Sent by:  w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org


To:   Lubow Scott <lubow_scott@bah.com>
cc:   w3c <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Subject:  Re: applets



Provide an alternative version of the link somewhere else on the page.
(frustrating - there are ways of making this possible but they are not
yet
widely enough implemented). You should also provide the link as
alternative
content, but some keyboard users may have Java enabled and so not get
the
alternative content - again frustrating but the way things are
implemented
at
the moment.

cheers

Charles McCN

On Tue, 19 Feb 2002, Lubow Scott wrote:

  We have an applet that can be clicked on with a mouse to follow a
link.
  The applet cannot be tabbed to or the link can't be followed with the
  keyboard.  How can this be accomplished?
  Thanks
  Scott



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