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Re: making url links in email body useful for screen readers

From: Joel Ward <ward_joel@bah.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2003 16:17:04 -0500
Message-ID: <020801c2e35c$91f3de10$19ab509c@BAH505131>
To: "WAI List" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

> She can tab, but the url link is just not active and tabbable to, as alink
> in a web page is. If I mouse click on it on her machine, it does work. I
> think it might be her speech browser set up?

Very likely.  Normally, you can tab to links in text emails using Outlook
Express.  But I know that speech browsers will often override normal
keyboard and cursor functions.

There must be a way, though.
Received on Wednesday, 5 March 2003 16:17:14 UTC

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