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Re: Error Handling Best Practice?

From: David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
Date: Mon, 21 Dec 2015 21:55:12 -0500
Message-ID: <CAAdDpDZ1r32abR++xD7v2qUetnGH8dBBMKfLTik5YdaeuDfcEQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Balusani, Shirisha" <sirib@uillinois.edu>
Cc: "ajaysharma89003@gmail.com" <ajaysharma89003@gmail.com>, Michiel Bijl <michiel@agosto.nl>, Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>, "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
error messages should be associated with the error field via
aria-describedby

David & Kirsten MacDonald




On Fri, Dec 18, 2015 at 8:54 AM, Balusani, Shirisha <sirib@uillinois.edu>
wrote:

> The best way would be inline error or displaying error links on the top of
> the page . If errors are displayed on the top of the page (after selecting
> the submit/ save button), the focus should be taken to the first error in
> the list.
> When user selects a error link, the focus should be shifted to the
> respective field( where error occurred).
> Thanks
> Siri
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ajaysharma89003@gmail.com [mailto:ajaysharma89003@gmail.com]
> Sent: Friday, December 18, 2015 7:42 AM
> To: Michiel Bijl <michiel@agosto.nl>
> Cc: Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>; Patrick H. Lauke <
> redux@splintered.co.uk>; w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Error Handling Best Practice?
>
>
> Hi Michiel, by message I meant message in javascript alert dialog box,
> alert(), please forgive me for being unclear.
>
> Ajay
>
>
> > On 18 Dec 2015, at 07:32, ajaysharma89003@gmail.com wrote:
> >
> > Hi there, I am just curious to have your comments on isn't using
> javascript to display error message and taking focus to error causing field
> after closing the message is a good way to assist the user to correct the
> error?
> >
> >
>
>
>
>
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