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Re: X-UA-Compatible meta tag and Assistive Technologies

From: Adam Powell <adam@adaminfinitum.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2017 02:20:31 -0500
Message-ID: <CALsiKnPx==D4+y8m6V50oa2r+ER3yECQNeXZBC0vua4K+oxNUQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Herin Hentry <herinhentry@gmail.com>
Cc: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Hi Henry,

There has at least been some research into this:
http://www.quirksmode.org/blog/archives/2009/09/google_chrome_f.html#link3

I'm pretty sure most of that information is outdated but it's probably a
decent starting point.

Hope it helps.

Adam Powell
http://www.adaminfinitum.com


On Wed, Feb 1, 2017 at 11:10 PM, Herin Hentry <herinhentry@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I am working on few applications that re-renders in IE Edge in the
> Emulation mode (IE 5, 7, 8, 9) as they have the X-UA-Compatible meta tags.
>
> Has anyone noticed any issues screen readers or other assistive
> technologies face due to this?
>
>    - Visually there are CSS styling differences between Edge and the
>    older IE versions
>    - Deprecated HTML tags are adjusted by the IE version.
>
> Has there been any research done in this area to refer to about there
> interaction with ATs?
>
> I really appreciate any feedback on this.
>
> Thanks,
> Herin
>
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