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Re: Tabbing idea

From: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Date: Wed, 03 Mar 1999 15:31:14 -0500
Message-Id: <199903032028.PAA915451@relay.interim.iamworld.net>
To: Marja-Riitta Koivunen <marja@w3.org>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
At 01:58 PM 3/3/99 -0500, Marja-Riitta Koivunen wrote:
>Could the tabbing among different kind of elements be defined similar to a
>"find" and "find next" dialog box (in accessible way). In addition to the
>text string, the user could select which element types are searched e.g.
>header, table, paragraph, table cell, a named element.
>The user could then define some of the most useful searches to be in a
>separate list easily available to users e.g. when alt tab is pressed.
>Can this be done in an easily accessible way?

Given the dubious success in making forms slick for all, access to query
formulation is a research topic IMHO.  Doable, but we don't know how to
articulate how to do it.


>  Marja
Received on Wednesday, 3 March 1999 15:28:21 UTC

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