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Re: Automatic Detection of Screen Readers and Other Assistive Technology

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jun 2003 10:24:17 -0700
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: <mburks952@worldnet.att.net>
Message-Id: <87926EAA-9C31-11D7-B9FB-000393D9E692@idyllmtn.com>

Nope.

Ideally, such information would be conveyed via CC/PP profiles, but
CC/PP, browsers, screenreaders, and servers aren't anywhere near there
yet.

--Kynn

On Thursday, November 21, 2002, at 07:08 AM, Michael R. Burks wrote:

>
> I am wondering if there is a way to automatically detect the presence 
> of a screen reader or other assistive technology and direct the user 
> to appropriate media?
>
> Anyone got any ideas?
>
>
> Sincerely,
>
> Mike Burks
>
>
>
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