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Re: AccessKey Behavior based on media

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2002 07:35:06 -0600 (CST)
To: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
cc: <wai-xtech@w3.org>, <voyager-issues@mn.aptest.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.31.0210310734120.6497-100000@staff3.cso.uiuc.edu>

Steven,

Could the note also encourage features that allow the user to review the
current access key bindings of a resource.

Jon


On Wed, 30 Oct 2002, Steven Pemberton wrote:

>
> Dear WAI XTech,
>
> Here is the proposed HTML 4.01 errata text for handling of access key.
> Please feel free to review now, or later when we publish the next proposed
> errata document, or both.
>
> Best wishes,
>
> Steven Pemberton
> Chair HTML WG
>
> <blockquote>
> <p>
> When rendering to the "handheld" medium, pressing an accesskey for a
> hyperlink or button SHOULD activate.  When rendering to all other mediums,
> pressing an accesskey SHOULD transfer the focus, even for hyperlinks and
> buttons.
> </p>
> <p>
> User agents MAY (and are encouraged to) provide a user preference to
> override the default behavior, and allow accesskeys to always activate
> hyperlinks and buttons, or always focus hyperlinks and buttons.
> </p>
> <blockquote>
>
> See: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-html-wg/2002OctDec/0042.html
>
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