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RE: Radio Buttons and CheckBoxes Question

From: Lauke PH <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 9 Jun 2003 13:53:07 +0100
Message-ID: <3A1D23A330416E4FADC5B6C08CC252B943FFFE@misnts6.mis.salford.ac.uk>
To: "Lubow Scott" <lubow_scott@bah.com>, "W3C" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Re-reading your original question, it may be useful to add the
following to my (fieldset-centric) reply:

Fieldset should be used when you have multiple inputs relating
to the same question (ideal example would be radio buttons or
checkboxes). In the case of a single textbox or dropdown list,
you wouldn't need to use a fieldset (unless it's to logically
group multiple questions within a single topic area), so a normal
label associtated with the textbox of select should suffice.

Patrick H. Lauke
Webmaster / University of Salford
Received on Monday, 9 June 2003 08:54:15 UTC

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