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Re: Keyboard support for user agent functionalities for Netscape products for Windows, UNIX and Macintosh

From: Madeleine Rothberg <Madeleine_Rothberg@wgbh.org>
Date: 2 Nov 1999 15:41:24 -0400
Message-ID: <n1270565038.13590@wgbh.org>
To: "Jon Gunderson" <jongund@uiuc.edu>, lake@netscape.com, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Cc: kmoses@uiuc.edu
         Reply to:   RE>Keyboard support for user agent functionalities for*

This is a terrific compilation. I have one thing to add. 

I'm using Communicator 4.08 for the Macintosh, and unless this
changed between 4.08 and 4.61, you can load the previous/next
document using Command+left arrow and Command+right arrow
in addition to the commands listed in Keren's document:
Load previous document  Command+[
Load next document Command+]

Madeleine Rothberg
The CPB/WGBH National Center for Accessible Media

Date: 11/2/99 3:04 PM
To: Madeleine Rothberg
From: Jon Gunderson
Keren Moses, a graduate assistant here at UIUC, put together an initial 
table of important keyboard functionalities for Netscape navigator for 
Windows, UNIX and the Macintosh products.  I would like to continue to 
develop this resource for use by Lakespur and the techniques document. 
Please review and comment on the accuracy of the information and other 
important keyboard support that we would recommend to Lakespur and can use 
in the UA techniques document.


One important issues is that in the UNIX and Macintosh versions, Keren only 
observed that the TAB key moved the focus between text edit boxes, no other 
active elements could be accessed via the keyboard.


Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Chair, W3C WAI User Agent Working Group
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
College of Applied Life Studies
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
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