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RE: is this a proper solution for a checkbox?

From: Jim Thatcher <jim@jimthatcher.com>
Date: Thu, 04 Jul 2002 09:07:27 -0500
To: "Jean-Marie D'Amour" <jmdamour@videotron.ca>, RUST Randal <RRust@COVANSYS.com>
Cc: "'WAI (E-mail) '" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
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Yep - since 4.0 JAWS does read the title attribute on INPUT elements.

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Subject: RE: is this a proper solution for a checkbox?



JAWS does'nt read the title for an INPUT.

Jean-Marie

A 16:33 2002-07-03, RUST Randal a écrit :
> >The problem I saw is that when the user go down the checkbox column he
> >has no feedback on what record he is.
>
>What if the input had a <title> attribute applied to it?
>
>Randal

Jean-Marie D'Amour M.Éd.
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