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RE: Inaccessibility of older Flash movies

From: Trisha M. <trisha@fronterix.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2002 17:45:31 -0500
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NDBBJOLMGMNHHNHAOEJJMENFCKAA.trisha@fronterix.com>

> >
> > Flash movie and also a link to skip over it, e.g.
> >
> > Text description of Flash knee anatomy animation | Skip over Flash
> > animation
> >
> > [Movie goes here]
> >

Thanks for the suggestion of adding a "skip animation" link!  I'm working on
a site with small, embedded Flash 5 animations and have been concerned about
what I could do to increase its accessibility.  This should work great for
me - the content in the movies is also explained in the text of the articles
anyway, so by skipping the movie they don't lose any information, I don't
have to worry about people getting trapped in the movies, and they don't
have to resort to using the text only printer version either.

Received on Tuesday, 27 August 2002 18:41:35 UTC

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