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Re: text 'truncation' at normal scaling

From: James Nurthen <james@nurthen.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:55:37 -0800
Message-ID: <CAOEMLYzJYz_6RqRdSQUHXkf9qo5PxqHiEK2vQqAjHquXVOPF9w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Adam Cooper <cooperad@bigpond.com>
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
There is no lost content here no matter the zoom. The user can
activate the input component and scroll within it to reach all of the
text.

Regards,
James

On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 12:30 PM, Adam Cooper <cooperad@bigpond.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
>
>
> Success criterion 1.4.4 covers cases in which text is truncated due to
> resizing, but what about cases in which text is truncated or not visible in
> its entirety at ‘normal’ scaling?
>
>
>
> For example:
>
>
>
> #css-width {width: 11em;}
>
> <input id="UA-width" type="text" value="123456789012345678901234567890"
> /><br />
>
> <input id="css-width" type="text" value="123456789012345678901234567890"
> /><br />
>
> <input id="size-width" type="text" value="123456789012345678901234567890"
> /><br />
>
>
>
> The horizontal dimension of these three inputs is identical (in default
> IE11@ 100%), but at least 10 characters are ‘truncated’.
>
>
>
> Can ‘up to 200%’ be interpreted as ‘100% to 200%’ legitimately?  (an earlier
> draft of the guidelines had 50% to 200%)
>
>
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> That is, are the examples above failures of success criterion 1.4.4?
>
>
>
> Cheers,
>
> Adam
Received on Thursday, 13 November 2014 02:56:25 UTC

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