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Re: label across /td

From: Aaron Smith <aaron@gwmicro.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2003 08:16:42 -0500
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To: Matt May <mcmay@w3.org>
Cc: Joe Clark <joeclark@joeclark.org>, WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

In that case, yes. Window-Eyes already supports this method.

At 05:06 PM 2/13/2003, Matt May wrote:

>On Thursday, February 13, 2003, at 01:09  PM, Aaron Smith wrote:
>>Ideally, we will be able to retrieve the contents of the label and apply 
>>it to the "associated" element regardless of what lies within the label 
>>tag. But just to make sure I understand, are you proposing that beginning 
>>and ending row tags might be inside of a label tag?
>I'm sure Joe can clarify this himself, but I think the question was 
>whether the labels would be associated properly in the context of code 
>below. Would selecting the label move focus to the correct checkbox 
>despite the label and the checkbox being in different cells:
><td><label for="item1">Item 1</label></td>
><td><label for="item2">Item 2</label></td>
><td><input type="checkbox" name="item1" id="item1"></td>
><td><input type="checkbox" name="item2" id="item2"></td>
>>At 03:41 PM 2/13/2003, Joe Clark wrote:
>>>Kwickie kwestion about use of the label element across the closing
>>>tag of block-level elements, as </td><td>.

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