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Re: Resize Text (1.4.4)

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2009 11:48:58 -0400
To: "W Reagan" <wreagan1@yahoo.com>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, "Andrew Kirkpatrick" <akirkpat@adobe.com>
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On Thu, 06 Aug 2009 11:15:52 -0400, W Reagan <wreagan1@yahoo.com> wrote:

> The test at http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/NOTE-WCAG20-TECHS-20081211/G142 is  
> to determine if the browser supports the website up to 200%
>  Procedue:
> 1. Display content in a user agent
> 2. Zoom content up to 200%
> 3. Check whether all content and functionality is available.
>   
> Internet Explorer 7 and Opera 9 provide a zoom function that scales  
> HTML/CSS page content uniformly.
>  This is why I troubleshooted my document with Opera. As I mentioned  
> before, the only version avaliable for Opera is 9.6.4. Statement # 3 is  
> true in Opera, but only up to 150%,
> Statement #3 is true in Internet Explorer 7 up to 200%. Do I pass or  
> fail resize text, or disregard the Opera test and use another test?

Without seeing *your page* there is no way to answer this for certain.  
However, if your page does not zoom correctly beyond 150% then it sounds  
likely that you fail.

Cheers

Chaals

> --- On Thu, 8/6/09, Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com> wrote:
>
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> From: Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com>
> Subject: RE: Resize Text (1.4.4)
> To: "Charles McCathieNevile" <chaals@opera.com>, "W Reagan"  
> <wreagan1@yahoo..com>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
> Date: Thursday, August 6, 2009, 1:56 PM
>
>
> Opera will zoom the page up to 1000%, whatever you did. Internet explorer 
> will let you change text sizes to a few different sizes, if you use the 
> right units for text size.
>
> Hi Chaals - IE7 has the same type of zoom functionality that Opera has,  
> as well as the view menu text size option that we all have grappled with  
> selecting the right units to work with.
>
> AWK
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Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
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