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Re: Should PDF documents have headers and footers on every page?

From: Kerstin Probiesch <k.probiesch@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2015 22:20:10 +0200
Message-Id: <6A71FACF-0CB9-4842-8CFA-7CFE0408709C@gmail.com>
Cc: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>, Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>, Allen Hoffman <allen.hoffman@hq.dhs.gov>, David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>, GLWAI Guidelines WG org <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
To: Gregg Vanderheiden <gregg@raisingthefloor.org>
Of course "important" is not a good term - I'm sure we can find a better one...



> Am 10.06.2015 um 22:17 schrieb Gregg Vanderheiden <gregg@raisingthefloor.org>:
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>  is  “important”   a testable term.     too subjective to be a failure?   (fails to meet the “always a failure” test for failures?) 
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> gregg
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> Gregg Vanderheiden
> gregg@raisingthefloor.org
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>> On Jun 10, 2015, at 3:10 PM, Kerstin Probiesch <k.probiesch@gmail.com> wrote:
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>> Hi all,
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>> what I'm thinking about is adding a failure technique: important information is just placed in headers or footers. What is an "important" information?
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>> Just two examples:
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>> # information about the author is just placed in footer.
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>> # contact informations are just placed in headers or footers and not elsewhere in the document
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>> By adding a failure technique we I believe could adress different user preferences but make sure that important informations which are placed just in headers or footers will fail the SC.
>> 
>> Cheers
>> 
>> Kerstin
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>> #
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>>> Am 10.06.2015 um 20:40 schrieb Katie Haritos-Shea GMAIL <ryladog@gmail.com>:
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>>> +1
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>>>  
>>> * katie *
>>>  
>>> Katie Haritos-Shea 
>>> Senior Accessibility SME (WCAG/Section 508/ADA/AODA)
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>>> Cell: 703-371-5545 | ryladog@gmail.com | Oakton, VA | LinkedIn Profile | Office: 703-371-5545
>>>  
>>> From: Gregg Vanderheiden [mailto:gregg@raisingthefloor.org] 
>>> Sent: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 2:38 PM
>>> To: Jonathan Avila
>>> Cc: Allen Hoffman; David MacDonald; GLWAI Guidelines WG org
>>> Subject: Re: Should PDF documents have headers and footers on every page?
>>>  
>>> +1
>>> 
>>> gregg
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>>> On Jun 10, 2015, at 1:35 PM, Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com> wrote:
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>>> So this issue is very much a user preference and thus flexibility should be afforded to the user to choose which way they want information provided.
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