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RE: User agent support of SUMMARY attribute in tables

From: Jim Allan <jimallan@tsbvi.edu>
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 08:58:49 -0600
To: Jesper Tverskov <jesper.tverskov@mail.tele.dk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
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when you use JAWS screen reader with IE the summary will be spoken.

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Subject: User agent support of SUMMARY attribute in tables



WAICAG Checkpoints 5.5:
"Provide summaries for tables. [Priority 3]
For example, in HTML, use the 'summary' attribute of the TABLE element."

I am using the SUMMARY attribute, but I do not know of any user agents supporting it...?

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