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Re: High Contrast support with Browsers.

From: Jim Allan <jimallan@tsbvi.edu>
Date: Mon, 14 May 2018 10:24:05 -0500
Message-ID: <CA+=z1Wm9v=iy3qbGoOjORDFDWzwKXuEFzG600VzUAegPsG00_g@mail.gmail.com>
To: seanmmur@cisco.com
Cc: WAI-IG <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
​Chrome does not respect High Contrast Mode (HCM​) in the OS. You must use
an extension
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/high-contrast/djcfdncoelnlbldjfhinnjlhdjlikmph?hl=en
respect OS HCM
IE , EDGE -
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/13862/windows-use-high-contrast-mode

FireFox
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/accessibility-features-firefox-make-firefox-and-we#w_using-a-high-contrast-theme
Safari https://www.apple.com/accessibility/mac/vision/




On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 9:23 PM Sean Murphy (seanmmur) <seanmmur@cisco.com>
wrote:

> All,
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> General query in relation to high contrast with browsers. Should the
> browser honor the OS high contrast settings or should the CSS override the
> OS high contrast? My view is the browser should honor the OS high contrast
> settings. Not sure if this is the case now.
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> Regards
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> Sean Murphy
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