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Re: Refinements and additions to minimum set of functions for single command checkpoint

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Wed, 12 Jul 2000 12:16:28 -0500
Message-Id: <4.3.1.2.20000712121445.012f5ff0@staff.uiuc.edu>
To: Kitch Barnicle <barnicle@trace.wisc.edu>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Kitch,
Remember this is a list of functions the user can configure for one 
step/command access.  The default keyboard configuration can and should use 
system conventions (i.e. the windows convention you suggest).

Jon

At 11:53 AM 7/12/2000 -0500, Kitch Barnicle wrote:
>Jon,
>
>Thanks for the refined list.  Recently Mark and I had a brief discussion 
>about using single keystroke commands to move back, for example back to 
>the previous element or link. Since, shift plus a key, is pretty much a 
>convention for reversing we wondered if having a single keystroke command 
>would be problematic. For example, currently shift + tab is used to move 
>back a link.  If a user agent offers a single keystroke for that same 
>function would it confuse users more than help them.
>
>Just a thought for discussion.
>
>Kitch
>
>At 12:30 PM 7/11/00 , Jon Gunderson wrote:
>>These are refinements and additions to the minimum functions proposed by 
>>Kitch[1] for single command functions.
>>
>>For hypertext documents:
>>1. Move focus to next active element
>>2. Move focus to previous active element
>>3. Select link
>>4. Change state of control with focus (checkbox, radio group)
>>5. Move to previous resource in history list (back function)
>>6. Move to next resource in history list (forward function)
>>7. Refresh current resource
>>8. Move next piece of content into the current viewport (Page Down)
>>9. Move previous piece of content into the current viewport (Page Up)
>>10. Move next line of content into the current viewport (Down Arrow)
>>11. Move previous line of content into the current viewport (Down Arrow)
>>12. Search for text
>>13. Search again for same text
>>14. Stop loading resource
>>15. Go to history list
>>16. Add current resource to favorites list
>>17. Go to favorites list
>>18. Increase font size
>>19 Decrease font size
>>20. Open new resource
>>
>>For multi-media:
>>1. Start playing
>>2. Stop playing
>>3. Fast forward
>>4. Rewind
>>5. Pause
>>6. Increase volume
>>7. Decrease volume
>>
>>
>>[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2000AprJun/0525.html
>>Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
>>Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
>>Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
>>MC-574
>>College of Applied Life Studies
>>University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
>>1207 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL  61820
>>
>>Voice: (217) 244-5870
>>Fax: (217) 333-0248
>>
>>E-mail: jongund@uiuc.edu
>>
>>WWW: http://www.staff.uiuc.edu/~jongund
>>WWW: http://www.w3.org/wai/ua

Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
MC-574
College of Applied Life Studies
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
1207 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL  61820

Voice: (217) 244-5870
Fax: (217) 333-0248

E-mail: jongund@uiuc.edu

WWW: http://www.staff.uiuc.edu/~jongund
WWW: http://www.w3.org/wai/ua
Received on Wednesday, 12 July 2000 13:15:47 GMT

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