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RE: abbr, acronym and working examples

From: Scarlett Julian (ED) <Julian.Scarlett@sheffield.gov.uk>
Date: Tue, 5 Nov 2002 13:53:29 -0000
Message-ID: <F9BE3B1AB649D311A573009027852E4D028791EF@EDUC_MXS>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org


Haven't extensively tested but it seems to me that IE (5.5win) doesn't do
the mouseover tooltip thing with abbr but Mozzila (1.0 win) does. Again,
it's probably just a case of browser implementation not being consistent.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jonathan Chetwynd [mailto:j.chetwynd@btinternet.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 05, 2002 1:20 PM
> To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Subject: abbr, acronym and working examples
> You would think i had said this often enough:-)
> where are the examples?(for abbr acronym)
> I've searched for far too long on google.
> my example is http://www.learningdifferently.com/develop/hints.html
> snippet: <a title="Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty">pmld</a>
> which cannot be right, but does work.
> the worked examples I've seen, dont seem to work onmouseover
> <abbr title= "Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty">pmld</abbr>
> I know I have even asked about this specific issue before, but cannot 
> even find my example, apologies as usual, if this is my typo etc....
> thanks
> jonathan
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