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Re: TECHNIQUES: Checkpoint 9.2, 9.3, 9.5

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2001 07:22:54 -0600
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To: "David Poehlman" <poehlman1@home.com>, <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
The configuration feature can be added to the technique.

At 06:10 PM 3/28/2001 -0500, David Poehlman wrote:
>I like the tabbing option but would like the option of skipping that
>three part tab if I don't want to activate it.  so if I tab to a link
>that has three possible sources of activation, I'd like to do something
>to prevent it from expanding?
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Jon Gunderson" <jongund@uiuc.edu>
>To: <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
>Sent: Tuesday, March 27, 2001 2:26 PM
>Subject: TECHNIQUES: Checkpoint 9.2, 9.3, 9.5
>Technique 1: Sequential Method
>In the sequential method, every user interface event handler becomes a
>stop in the sequential movement of focus to elements, for example with
>TAB key.  As each event handler is given focus the user is alerted to
>event handler has been given focus.  The user could then activate the
>handler, for example with the ENTER key.  An element that is a link and
>also has a onMouseOver and onMouseOut event handlers defined, would have
>tab stops: one for the link and two for the event handlers.
>Technique 2: Query Method
>In the query method, the user moves the focus to an enabled element and
>then the user can query the event handlers associated with element.
>could be done using the TAB key to move focus and a context sensitive
>with an event handler option could be used to provide a list of
>event handlers (Shift-F10 in Windows).  Each enabled event handler would
>available from the list.  An event handler could be executed by
>from the menu, for example with the ENTER key.
>Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
>Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
>Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
>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
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
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