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Re: Tabbing idea

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 4 Mar 1999 15:34:25 -0500 (EST)
To: Marja-Riitta Koivunen <marja@w3.org>
cc: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.04.9903041532580.21823-100000@tux.w3.org>
This could be done by extending the number of options available in a
search. DIfferent UA's have different interface techniques, but for most
of them it should be fairly obvious how to do it accessibly.


On Wed, 3 Mar 1999, 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?

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