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Nestcape 6.2 and tabindex (fwd)

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 14:43:32 -0500 (EST)
To: WAI UA group <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.55.0402241422240.14348@homer.w3.org>

Forwarded with permission. THe test page in question was something I wrote up
about the beginning of 2000 and am willing to hand over for anyone else to
maintain, since I don't do it and don't even work for WAI anymore.

it's at http://www.w3.org/2000/01/tabindex-test



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---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Thu, 24 Apr 2003 11:19:05 -0400
From: "Snyder, Ken" <KSnyder@orkand.com>
To: charles@w3.org
Subject: Nestcape 6.2 and tabindex

I stumbled across your Tabindex test page today while trying to resolve
some issues.  I have setup tabindex on an HTML form to control user
navigation.  In Netscape 6.2 the tab key works properly to move from
index to index, however SHIFT-TAB alternates between the URL and index
1.  This does not appear to be a problem in Netscape 7.0, and Netscape
4.x does not support tabindex.  It also is fine in the versions of
Internet Explorer I have tested.  I could not find anything on the
Internet regarding this problem with Netscape 6.2 and was wondering if
you have experienced it.

Ken Snyder
Received on Tuesday, 24 February 2004 14:43:37 UTC

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