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Re: Should pdf and doc open alone or inside the browser

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2004 11:04:51 -0400 (EDT)
To: Jesper Tverskov <jesper.tverskov@mail.tele.dk>
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0407271102020.32288@smart.net>

On Tue, 27 Jul 2004, Jesper Tverskov wrote:

> I have done some more testing of how pdf, doc, xls, ppt, open in
> browsers, and I must say it settles the issue for me.

> MS Applications
> When a doc, xls, ppt open inside IE, it looks more like it is IE opening
> inside the application or a mixture of the two. The menu line is mainly
> the application but some of the menu items very confusingly belong to
> the browser. The browser's address line and the browser standard icon
> panel are present, but are inaccessible to ordinary keyboard users with
> some exceptions like Home.

hmmmm, in Mozila running on Linux, mine triggers Open Office and it opens
as a document in OO.o and I can control it with standard Open Office
commands.  close the doc and I go right back to the Mozila browser???

not sure if this is Default or I somehow accidently set it up this way

Bob


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