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RE: Put a time limit on animated gifs

From: Greg Lowney <greglo@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Oct 1998 22:34:00 -0800
Message-ID: <4FD6422BE942D111908D00805F3158DF08CF938C@RED-MSG-52>
To: allan_jm@tsb1.tsbvi.edu, WAU-ua <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Internet Explorer currently allows the user to prevent GIFs from animating,
or to stop the animation at any time by pressing ESC.

		-----Original Message-----
		From:	James Allan [mailto:allan_jm@tsb1.tsbvi.edu]
		Sent:	Wednesday, October 28, 1998 1:21 PM
		To:	WAU-ua
		Subject:	FW: Put a time limit on animated gifs

		this might be useful in the techniques section,

		Jim Allan, Statewide Technical Support Specialist
		Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
		1100 W. 45th St., Austin, Texas 78756
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		-----Original Message-----
		From: Karl Hebenstreit [mailto:Karl.Hebenstreit@gsa.gov]
		Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 1998 1:07 PM
		To: allan_jm@tsb1.tsbvi.edu
		Subject: Put a time limit on animated gifs


		Jim -

		One of my colleagues (Quentis Scott) pointed this GIF Movie
Gear
		utility, which allows the developer to put a time limit on
GIFs.  It
		seems to me this functionality would be best implemented in
the
		browser's "preferences"

	
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