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Re: Fw: What OS was Re: keyboard shortcut for: minimise maximise and close]

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Fri, 03 May 2002 08:56:37 -0500
Message-Id: <5.1.0.14.2.20020503085410.01dd40a8@staff.uiuc.edu>
To: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>, User Agent Working group list <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>

>
>I think this is the key, if the web is as universal as supposed, does web
>accessibility include the possibility that the user can expect to change OS
>and still be able to open a browser window?

I don't know what you mean by change OS and open a browser window with a 
key stroke.

>How does one go about learning these keyboard shortcuts?
>via the grapevine, or do we need a guide?

Browser usually have good documentation on keyboard short cuts.  Try the 
documentation.

>I'm of the firm opinion that html guides are not enough, and that as a
>public service wai could at least link to excellent resources on configuring
>computers for special needs.

As you know WAI primarily a volunteer organization.  Things only happen 
when somebody takes some leadership.





>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Jon Hanna" <jon@spin.ie>
>To: "jonathan chetwynd" <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
>Sent: Thursday, May 02, 2002 3:55 PM
>Subject: RE: keyboard shortcut for: minimise maximise and close
>
>
> > What OS?
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org]On
> > > Behalf Of jonathan chetwynd
> > > Sent: 02 May 2002 15:22
> > > To: w3c-wai-ig
> > > Subject: keyboard shortcut for: minimise maximise and close
> > >
> > >
> > > Seems I'm being lazy again, and might be considered off topic.
> > >
> > > thanks
> > >
> > > jonathan
> > >
> > >
> >

Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
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