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Re: Support for UI Automation

From: Henny Swan <hennys@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 16:26:54 +0000
Cc: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Message-Id: <620C3701-D523-4A3A-9351-2B07193F0778@opera.com>
To: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Thanks David.

On 26 Feb 2009, at 11:09, David Poehlman wrote:

> on windows, you are better off to stick with msaa and hacks but this  
> has more to do with software than with the web.
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> On Feb 26, 2009, at 5:04 AM, Henny Swan wrote:
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> Hi All,
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> Another quick question for the list if I may.
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> Does anyone know how well UI Automation is supported by screen  
> readers such as Jaws, WindowEyes and others such as NVDA? As I  
> understand it Iaccessible2 is sort of cross platform but not fully  
> (this I am still a bit unclear on I admit) so I am curious to know  
> if UIA would be a better route to go down with regards to a robust  
> cross platform accessibility API.
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> Thanks in advance, Henny
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> Henny Swan
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> Member of W3C Web Accessibility Initiative Education and Outreach  
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Henny Swan
Web Evangelist
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www.opera.com/developer

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