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Re: Badly done hover

From: Jonathan Katz <jpkatz@uchicago.edu>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:05:17 -0400
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To: "Balusani, Shirisha" <sirib@uillinois.edu>
Cc: Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@levelaccess.com>, "Michael A. Peters" <mpeters@domblogger.net>, w3c WAI List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
>From a cognitive disability perspective this is very frustrating as well.
It throws a lot out of focus.

*Jonathan Paul Katz*

*jpkatz@uchicago.edu <jpkatz@uchicago.edu>*

On Tue, Jul 25, 2017 at 12:05 PM, Balusani, Shirisha <sirib@uillinois.edu>

> The download button should available on the image all the time instead of
> showing it on hover.
> Once the image is downloaded, it is little easier to read the content.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jonathan Avila [mailto:jon.avila@levelaccess.com]
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> Subject: RE: Badly done hover
> > It made the page behind the hover have bigger text but the actual hover
> actually got smaller.
> This is something I've seen a lot and have commented on as well.  Zooming
> in can make content get smaller as other regions of the page expand in
> fluid design.
> The wheel of the mouse can be taken over so control+wheel no longer
> scrolls but does some other action.  While this can be worked around with
> the keyboard this seems problematic.
> Jonathan
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> Subject: Badly done hover
> http://gdprcoalition.ie/infographics/
> Clicked on an image, rather than just presenting the image, it presented
> the image in a JS hover.
> Text on image too small for me to read.
> Ctrl+ is what I do in those cases.
> It made the page behind the hover have bigger text but the actual hover
> actually got smaller.
> Things like that should really be tested for. Text on bitmap graphics is
> often problematic anyway but making the image show in a hover that doesn't
> respond to standard Ctrl-+ as expected is really bad.
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