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Re: How Does Guideline 3.1.1 Affect Accessibility?

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 13 May 2013 14:47:07 +0100
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To: "Homme, James" <james.homme@highmark.com>
Cc: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
I find the 'Understanding' docs useful
this one for 3.1.1
http://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/meaning-doc-lang-id.html may be
helpful

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Regards

SteveF
HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>


On 13 May 2013 14:28, Homme, James <james.homme@highmark.com> wrote:

>  Hi,
>
> Guideline 3.1.1: The default human language of each Web page can be
> programmatically
> determined.
>                 (Level A).
>
>
>
> Since this is level (a), and I'm an English-only speaker, I'm asking this
> question. If we have pages in another language, I'm guessing that someone
> who uses speech would have difficulty using those pages. Is that correct?
> Or are there also other accessibility considerations? Thanks for your
> enlightenment.
>
>
>
> Jim
>
>
>
>
>
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