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RE: Style sheets for access

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Mon, 08 Dec 1997 13:26:11 -0600
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At 02:09 PM 12/5/97 -0800, Charles (Chuck) Oppermann wrote:
>Another possibility is to do what IE4 does - individual control over
>rendering of fonts and colors.  At present, IE doesn't support <LAYER> and
>I'm told it never will because of absolute positioning problems.  CSS is
>definitely the way to go there.
>How about recommending that browsers implement a "user always wins" switch?

JRG:: I think the model of user overrides currently implemented by
Microsoft is very good.  The user always wins is what we need to see
implemented, especially when it comes to fonts and colors.

Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
1207 S. Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820

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