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RE: How Does Guideline 3.1.1 Affect Accessibility?

From: Homme, James <james.homme@highmark.com>
Date: Mon, 13 May 2013 15:55:19 +0000
To: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
CC: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
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Hi Steve,
Thank you for nicely pointing out to click and read a little more.

Jim


From: Steve Faulkner [mailto:faulkner.steve@gmail.com]
Sent: Monday, May 13, 2013 9:47 AM
To: Homme, James
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Subject: Re: How Does Guideline 3.1.1 Affect Accessibility?

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<mailto: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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