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Re: The Web Accessibility Toolbar 2.0 beta is now available.

From: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2007 14:12:21 +0100
Message-ID: <55687cf80706150612mf851105rcd227fc991135632@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Alastair Campbell" <ac@nomensa.com>
Cc: "Jesper Tverskov" <jesper@tverskov.dk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi Jesper,
the indicated sizes are common for pc's
There is no implied minimum size one should test for.

If i want to check for handheld devices
I tend to use the Opera "small screen" setting.

On 15/06/07, Alastair Campbell <ac@nomensa.com> wrote:
>
> Jesper Tverskov wrote:
> > "Why not use "width 120 pixel" as the lowest in your Resize list?"
>
> Possibly because it would be rendering quite differently to a mobile
> device, and therefore misleading?
>
> Mobile rendering tends to follow one of two methods (except Opera, where
> you can choose):
>
> 1. Reformat without layout, i.e. linearise.
> 2. Display as a deskptop browser, but include a zoom.
>
> See: http://alastairc.ac/2006/10/mobile-browsing/
>
> For the former, you are better off using the linearisation function. For
> the latter, um, your imagination, a screen magnifier or a bit of paper with
> a cut out? ;)
>
> Kind regards,
>
> -Alastair
>
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with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG Europe
Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium

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