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Re: underscore underscore undercore...

From: philip steven lanier <planier@u.washington.edu>
Date: Sat, 16 Nov 2002 12:00:23 -0800 (PST)
To: WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.A41.4.44.0211161159160.98480-100000@dante19.u.washington.edu>

One alternative would be to use an image to provide the underline and then
use appropriate alt text.


On Sat, 16 Nov 2002, Seth Rothberg wrote:

>
> I've been working on a page that has a lot of fill in the blanks type examples
> on it and am wondering if the <input type="text" size="n"> tag makes good
> sense as a replacement for the underscores indicating where words and letters
> ought to be filled in.  I know I'm not using the input tags in a form but I'm
> hoping that it'll improve the page's renddering via screen readers.
>
> The page is http://www.joneslibray.org/esl/stories.html.
>
> Thanks,
> Seth
>
>
Received on Saturday, 16 November 2002 15:00:29 GMT

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