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Re: Zoom content updates Pt2

From: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Jun 2017 16:09:49 +0000
To: "White, Jason J" <jjwhite@ets.org>, David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
CC: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <4834765C-97C0-4CE8-84CD-BBDAF3EE0344@nomensa.com>
Jason wrote:
> Consider a document composed of text in the Latin alphabet that fits easily into whatever viewport you wish to consider (e.g., it’s a single paragraph). Suppose it requires horizontal scrolling after enlargement. The scrolling is only one-dimensional (there’s no vertical scrolling required because it fits within the viewport), and thus it meets your one-dimensionality condition but it requires horizontal scrolling and thus shouldn’t meet the proposed SC.

If it fits within 320px, you should be able to zoom 400% from a desktop size, and it will fit larger mobiles with some zoom. If it isn’t fixed with, then it won’t scroll out of the viewport.

The approach of using a minimum width (instead of zoom factor) means that aspect is less important.


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