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Re: JAWS and Javascript

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>
Date: Fri, 13 Nov 1998 09:20:48 -0600
Message-Id: <199811131523.JAA22827@staff2.cso.uiuc.edu>
To: Scott Luebking <phoenixl@netcom.com>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Have you talked to the technical support people at Henter-Joyce?
Jon


At 09:24 PM 11/12/98 -0800, Scott Luebking wrote: 
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> Hi, 
> I realize that this isn't totally on the subject of ua, but this problem 
> has taken up a lot of my past couple of days. I was hoping that some 
> knowledgable fellow committee member might have some advice or 
> suggestions. 
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> I've been working on a project to help blind chemists using web pages. 
> We're developing web pages which use javascript as part of the project. 
> The web pages show up in explorer and netscape, but JAWS doesn't 
> seem to realize the pages are changing. Is there something special 
> that needs to be done to get JAWS to work with javascript and browsers 
> oe have we stumbled across a JAWS bug? 
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> Thanks very much, 
> Scott 
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> Here are two test HTML files we've been using. 
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> ------ jaws_javascript_test.htm ------------------------------------ 
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> document.demoform.outputfield.value = initialInfo; 
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> Command:     document.demoform.commandfield.focus(); 
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> Last updated: 12 November 1998 
> Please send comments to: <mailto:criptrip@aol.com>criptrip@aol.com 
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> ------  jaws_javascript_molecule.htm   ------------------------------------
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> onSubmit="commandFunc(demoform.commandfield.value);
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Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
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