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Keys for accessibility features

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 1999 19:22:00 -0400 (EDT)
To: WAI UA group <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.9906291921140.23316-100000@tux.w3.org>
Discharging my action item from last week (albeit close to the last

from http://www.sun.com/tech/access/updt.HCI.advance.html at Table 6 - just
before http://www.sun.com/tech/access/updt.HCI.advance.html#infrastructure
although it is also in other places. This was a pretty good paper. (I think
this information is also in Gregg Vanderheiden's seminal work, but I don't
know for sure).

Keyboard Mappings:

5 consecutive clicks of Shift key
Reserved For On/Off for StickyKeys

Shift key held down for 8 seconds
Reserved For On/Off for SlowKeys and RepeatKeys

6 consecutive clicks of Control key
Reserved For On/Off for screen reader numeric keypad

6 consecutive clicks of Alt key
Reserved For Future Access use

charles McCN

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