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Re: browser support for heading navigation

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 01 Sep 2011 09:29:25 +0200
To: "'Christophe Strobbe'" <christophe.strobbe@esat.kuleuven.be>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org, "John Foliot" <jfoliot@stanford.edu>
Message-ID: <op.v04cfbevwxe0ny@widsith.eng.oslo.osa>
On Wed, 31 Aug 2011 22:26:12 +0200, John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>  
wrote:

> Christophe Strobbe wrote:
>>
>> The list of keyboard shortcuts for Opera 11.10 does not list
>> shortcuts for navigating headings :
>> <http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.10/en/keyboard.html>. The tutorial
>> "Use Opera without a mouse" states that you can use the keys W and S
>> to navigate to the previous and next header [sic!] on the page:
>> <http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/nomouse/>. Unfortunately,
>> this tutorial is not referenced by the page with keyboard shortcut
>> and the keys don't work if you don't enable them in the preferences
>> (the tutorial does not tell you that; see
>> <http://www.456bereastreet.com/archive/201003/heading_navigation_in_web
>> _browsers/>
>> for the instructions).
>
> Hi Christophe,
>
> That's not good.

Indeed.

>  I am BCC'ing my Opera Posse to see if that can't be
> addressed more elegantly.

I'd forwarded it on yesterday :P

cheers

chaals

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