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RE: Windows Accessibility

From: Ryan Jean <ryanj@disnetwork.org>
Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 12:35:11 -0400
To: "'Accessys@smart.net'" <accessys@smart.net>, "'Harry Loots'" <harry.loots@ieee.org>
Cc: "'Joachim Andersson'" <joachim.andersson@etu.se>, "'James Craig'" <jcraig@apple.com>, "'John Foliot'" <foliot@wats.ca>, "'wai-ig list'" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, <wai-xtech@w3.org>, <webaim-forum@list.webaim.org>
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I totally agree. Windows 3.x was accessible to those who had color
blindness.

Sincerely,
Ryan Jean
Assistant IT Specialist
The Disability Network
Flint, MI


-----Original Message-----
From: Accessys@smart.net [mailto:accessys@smart.net] 
Sent: Thursday, September 04, 2008 11:24 AM
To: Harry Loots
Cc: Ryan Jean; 'Joachim Andersson'; 'James Craig'; 'John Foliot'; 'wai-ig
list'; wai-xtech@w3.org; webaim-forum@list.webaim.org
Subject: Re: Windows Accessibility



as one blind old programmer (who was sharp enough and old enough to
have actually helped start what we know of as the internet) once told
me.  "The longer I've been on the web the more inaccessible it has
gotten."

Bob


On Thu, 4 Sep 2008, Harry Loots wrote:

> me <laughing madly>, please!!!
>
> DOS was accessible...
>
> Regards
> Harry
>
> Mob: +44 7826 926 994
>
> ~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~
>  We do not inherit the Earth from our Parents-
>  We are simply Borrowing it from our Children!
> ~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~
>
>
> ---------- Original Message -----------
> From: "Ryan Jean" <ryanj@disnetwork.org>
> To: "'Accessys@smart.net'" <accessys@smart.net>, "'Joachim Andersson'"
> <joachim.andersson@etu.se>
> Sent: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 11:09:45 -0400
> Subject: Windows Accessibility
>
> > Who would like to see Windows, as well as other OS, accessible? Not
> > just web and browsers.
> >
> > Sincerely,
> > Ryan Jean
> > Assistant IT Specialist
> > The Disability Network
> > Flint, MI
> ------- End of Original Message -------
>

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