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RE: table access?

From: Lauke PH <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2003 16:16:26 +0100
Message-ID: <3A1D23A330416E4FADC5B6C08CC252B94400FC@misnts6.mis.salford.ac.uk>
To: "HIGGINBOTHAM A" <A.Higginbotham@salford.ac.uk>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Adrian,

I'm slightly hazy about the exact structures you're talking
about. Could you link to an example page ?
If I understood your problem correctly, I may have an idea
on how to "accessify" it...but I'd like to hold back until
I can ensure we're both talking about the same thing.

Patrick
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Patrick H. Lauke
Webmaster / University of Salford
http://www.salford.ac.uk

> -----Original Message-----
> From: HIGGINBOTHAM A 
> Sent: 03 July 2003 15:40
> To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Subject: table access?
> 
> 
> 
> Dear all:
> bearing in mind I'm not an experienced coder but acting as an 
> accessibility
> conduit for those who are:
> I've been asked,
> 
> is it possible to link data in a scrolling div tag (in the 
> bottom half of a
> page) with header information in another fixed table in the 
> uper half of
> that page
> 
> example, a page contains contact details for a number of people:
> 
> objective to display headings such as "name, address, 
> ...,...," as a fixed
> item with the data contained in a scrollable div tag below 
> this header bar.
> 
> accessibility problem,
> because the info is contained in two tables it seems 
> inpossible to link the
> ID tags in the lower table to the TH tags in the upper table.
> 
> any ideas as to how to achieve this?
> 
> thanks
> 
> Adrian Higginbotham
> Help2Access
> Open Distance Learning Unit (ODL)
> The University of Salford.
> Telephone: 0161-2952555
> Email A.Higginbotham@salford.ac.uk
> Website: http://www.help2access.org.uk/
> Technology House, Lissadel Street, Salford M6 6AP.
> 
> 
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