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RE: Accessibility tools

From: Michael Gower <michael.gower@ca.ibm.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:12:00 -0800
To: Julie Romanowski <julie.romanowski.l87g@statefarm.com>
Cc: "Paul J. Adam" <paul.adam@deque.com>, W3C WAI IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <OF0495D556.AAD4A9A7-ON88257DA9.0063ECB8-88257DA9.0063F920@ca.ibm.com>
If you'll excuse the pun, Fang is pretty long in the tooth. I don't use it 
anymore.

Michael Gower
Senior Consultant
IBM Interactive Experience




From:   Julie Romanowski <julie.romanowski.l87g@statefarm.com>
To:     "Paul J. Adam" <paul.adam@deque.com>
Cc:     W3C WAI IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Date:   12/09/2014 08:49 AM
Subject:        RE: Accessibility tools



What’s your opinion of Fangs? The tool hasn’t been updated for a long time 
now, and I’m not sure it works with the latest versions of Firefox.
 
From: Paul J. Adam [mailto:paul.adam@deque.com] 
Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2014 10:26 AM
To: Rabab Gomaa
Cc: W3C WAI IG
Subject: Re: Accessibility tools
 
http://pauljadam.com/weba11ytesting/#extensions 
On Dec 9, 2014, at 10:14 AM, Rabab Gomaa <Rabab.Gomaa@inspection.gc.ca> 
wrote:
 
Hi Jens,
 
Below a list of Accessibility tools and resources:
 
Firefox Extentions: 
Wave Toolbar
Web Developer Toolbar
WCAG Contrast Checker
Fangs Screen Reader Emulator 
Firebug
Total Validator 
 
Validation Applications:
Total Validator Pro
W3C validation service: http://validator.w3.org/

 
Ressources when working with WCAG 2.0:
WCAG Quick ref.: http://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG20/quickref/

WCAG Assessment Methodology CHecklist: 
http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/ws-nw/wa-aw/wa-aw-assess-methd-eng.asp

How People with Disabilities Use the Web: 
http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/people-use-web/Overview

 
 
Rabab


>>> Jens Oliver Meiert <jens@meiert.com> 2014-12-09 10:03 AM >>>
Forwarding per suggestion from Andrew—cheers!


---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Jens Oliver Meiert <jens@meiert.com>
Date: Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 11:46 PM
Subject: Accessibility tools
To: W3C WAI GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>


An informal question, what accessibility tools do people here trust
most these days?

I’m reviewing the accessibility section of UITest.com and am not sure
it’s up-to-date.

(Direct feedback okay if you happen to run any tools you like to see
listed there, or if you have any general feedback.)

--
Jens Oliver Meiert
http://meiert.com/en/

 

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