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RE: FW: [canvas accessibility: faked "shadow DOM" proof of concept]

From: Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2009 15:15:54 +0000
To: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
CC: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C7412B925ACA454EADB3B6ECF5B960E8087501@TK5EX14MBXC133.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
Yes, exactly.  The user (or AT) shouldn't have to configure the display properties in multiple places.  The browser should honor the OS-level settings.

-----Original Message-----
From: Joshue O Connor [mailto:joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie] 
Sent: Thursday, November 19, 2009 5:38 AM
To: Cynthia Shelly
Cc: Laura Carlson; HTML Accessibility Task Force
Subject: Re: FW: [canvas accessibility: faked "shadow DOM" proof of concept]

Cynthia Shelly wrote:
> One more scenario
> Low-vision keyboard users who have modified the rendering of the keyboard focus to make it more visible.  This modification can be done with OS-level settings (at least in Windows, and I think elsewhere), or by AT.

Yes, but it is important that any of these system wide setting will bubble (as such) and not behave like current Flash (for example) content that does not change when there is a system wide user preference such as high contrast activated.


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