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Re: Proposed change to checkpoint on font size control

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 25 Aug 1999 11:26:51 -0400
Message-ID: <37C40B3B.46D74410@w3.org>
To: Jon Gunderson <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>
CC: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Jon Gunderson wrote:
> 
> Magnification is less desirable than page relayout, since the user needs to
> now horizontally scroll to read information.  It is an extra step,
> resulting in increased task performance time and in some cases missed
> information if scrolling is not done to the completion of a line (i.e. the
> user doesn't know to scroll or doesn't know how to use the scroll controls).

I suspect that that's a lower priority need, however. It
may be inconvenient, but the information is available.

 - Ian


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