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RE: Alt and Title attributes with A anf IMG as tooltip

From: Dave J Woolley <david.woolley@bts.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 11:45:29 -0000
Message-ID: <81E4A2BC03CED111845100104B62AFB50102A47F@stagecoach.bts.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org
> From:	Alessando MelÚ [SMTP:alessandro.melo@nettuno.it]
> One thing is not clear (only for me?):
> when an IMG tag is nested in an A tag and I want to use both title and
> Alt,
> what is the right syntax?
> 1 <A href=".." Title="X"><IMG src=".." Alt="Y">           </A>
> 2 <A href="..">          <IMG src=".." Alt="Y" Title="X" ></A>
	[DJW:]  From an idealistic point of view it depends
	on whether the title describes the link or the image. 

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