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RE: User customization using a style sheet switcher and server side scripts.

From: P.H.Lauke <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2003 13:20:58 -0000
Message-ID: <3A1D23A330416E4FADC5B6C08CC252B98A41C9@misnts6.mis.salford.ac.uk>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

>   Secondly, the adjustment controls will be present whether 
> or not your
>   UA has these capabilities or not.

Not if you shift these controls into a separate "configure your settings"
type page.

>   Thirdly, the adjustments you make are not persistent - as 
> soon as you
>   leave that particular site, they go away.

That depends on the expiry date set for the cookies, if I'm not mistaken.

>   Users don't know how to adjust their UA - so tell them how. 
> That will
>   atleast confuse them less.

Shouldn't there be a certain onus on the users as well, and not just
the developers ?

Just thoughts,

Patrick
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Received on Wednesday, 5 November 2003 08:22:53 GMT

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