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Re: link in new window debate

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Tue, 18 Nov 2003 14:00:21 -0500 (EST)
To: David Murdoch <david.murdoch@clarifeye.com>
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0311181358540.28808-100000@smart.net>

On Tue, 18 Nov 2003, David Murdoch wrote:

> >> Is it possible for a browser to detect the use of a screen reader? Or
> >> other assistive technology?
> 
> Greg it should not be necessary, the whole point is that AT users get the
> same information as a sighted/'normal' user, which can be accomplished using
> the existing guidelines.
> 
> Out of curiosity I have noticed netscape mentioned a few times, does anyone
> actually still use that? Personally I only check pages in IE (yeuch) Opera
> (bleh) and Mozilla Firebird (yay) - ok I am a little biased :-P

I actively use Netscape, Mozilla, Konquerer but mostly LYNX

Bob


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