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Re: JAWS® for Windows for FREE? Lets give a try!

From: John Britsios <webmaster@webnauts.net>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2003 02:03:44 +0200
Message-ID: <008401c36e8a$2e3ba970$0100a8c0@webnauts>
To: <tim@wiseguysonly.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Maybe JAWS is not enough to judge web sites accessibility for blind users,
but I still consider using them.

As I still do with older browsers when testing backward compatibility, while
they did not conform the Web
Standards, as most browsers closely do today.

-- John

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Tim Roberts" <tim@wiseguysonly.com>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Saturday, August 30, 2003 1:17 AM
Subject: Re: JAWS® for Windows for FREE? Lets give a try!


>
> Not every freelance developer needs to buy JAWS to test their site.
>
> I refer you to Maccessibility for an explanation of why this petition is
> not entirely sensible.
>
> <http://www.maccessibility.com/archive/000832.php>
>
> Tim
>
>
> On Sat, 2003-08-30 at 00:13, John Britsios wrote:
> > Dear all!
> >
> > Not every freelancer designer, developer, can afford buying JAWS, to
> > test the web sites they build.
> >
> > Therefore, see how this problem may be solved!
> >
> > More info here:
> >
> > http://www.dreamlettes.net/petition/
> >
> > Thanks for your your time and help!
> >
> > Kind regards,
> >
> > John
> >
> > P.S. If you have a minute, please visit the "Webnauts Net
> > Accessibility and Usability Initiative" forum at:
> > http://www.webnauts.net/phpBB2/index.php
> >
> >
> > ---
> > John S. Britsios,
> > Web Accessibility and Usability Consultant
> >
> > Webnauts Net
> > Web Accessibility & Usability Consultants
> > Wilbrandstr. 77
> > D-33604 Bielefeld
> > Germany
> >
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> >
> > "For people without disabilities, technology makes things convenient.
> > For people with disabilities, it makes things possible."
>
>
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