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Re: MouseKeys and Accessibility

From: Matt May <mcmay@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2004 09:23:01 -0700
Message-Id: <4738DC4B-BA31-11D8-A3A5-000393B628BC@w3.org>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: "Jesper Tverskov" <jesper.tverskov@mail.tele.dk>

On Jun 9, 2004, at 4:44 AM, Jesper Tverskov wrote:
> Is MouseKeys an alternative to making a website accessible for the
> keyboard in the traditional sense of "tabbing" from link to link,
> short-cut keys, etc.?

Mouse keys are not available to everyone who cannot use a mouse. In the 
case of someone who uses a single switch device, for example, mouse 
keys are not a viable option. Using an onscreen keyboard, however, Tab 
is.

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