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Re: PROPOSAL: Revised Checkpoints for Guideline 7.2

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 1999 23:21:55 -0500
Message-Id: <199904191619.LAA26630@staff1.cso.uiuc.edu>
To: Harvey Bingham <hbingham@ACM.org>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
The changes would be reflected in the desktop user agent so that assistive
technology would be synchronized in their respective renderings to the
user.  This need to be clearly stated in the tecniques document.

At 04:02 AM 4/17/99 -0400, Harvey Bingham wrote:
>>Checkpoint 7.2.4 [Priority 1] 
>>Provide a programmatic interface for dependent user agents to change the
>document object, focus, selection and editing caret position.
>HB: is that change only for the dependent user agent's use, or also
>to affect the independent user agent? I hope the latter, which should
>be made clear. 
>[anecdote: working with George Kerscher reviewing a document I had
>prepared, his screen showed highlighted where he was currently using 
>his text-to-speech reader, so I could know what he was hearing, and 
>respond to his questions in context.]
Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
1207 S. Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820

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