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Re: "Blind for a Day" - visibility: hidden vs none

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 18 May 2004 21:51:14 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200405182051.i4IKpEu02523@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> visibility:hidden and display:none do hide the content, but not when applied

display:none elements and their descendants should not be rendered in 
any medium at all.

visibility:none should not be rendered visually, but most AT works
with the visual rendering rather than with a more appropriate media type.

> in all possible ways.  You can apply these styles in the <style> element,
> inline, or in an external stylesheet.  The external stylesheet can be

All should produce the same result; differences are browser bugs.
Received on Tuesday, 18 May 2004 18:12:10 UTC

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