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Re: Marking image-maps

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2001 07:29:14 -0600
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To: Rob & Toni Seiler <seiler@elr.com.au>
Cc: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Rob and Toni,
For elements that receive focus, we have additional checkpoints for styling 
that include changing border styling.


At 10:47 PM 2/22/2001 +1100, Rob & Toni Seiler wrote:
>Hi Jon
>Probably mainly usability, but image maps really can become a disability
>issue if, for example, a user requires to tab through links, and can't see
>the frequently very fine "dotted lines" that may indicate the cursor location.
>At 10:43 AM 21/02/01 -0600, you wrote:
> >Do you consider this a usability issue (something that makes it easier for
> >people) or an disability access issue (without this feature people with
> >disabilities would not have access to the content)?

Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
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Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
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