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Techniques for 8.2

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@ux1.cso.uiuc.edu>
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 1999 10:55:56 -0600
Message-Id: <4.1.19991124104024.00c622d0@staff.uiuc.edu>
To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Additional techniques for Checkpoints 8.2 Convey the author-specified purpose
of each table and the relationships among the table cells and headers.
[Priority 1]

1.      Render the caption element of a selected table
2.      Allow the user to access summary attribute information for a selected
table(e.g., through a user command).
3.      Allow the user to access header information associated with a selected
cell (see Table section for means to determine header information).  For
example through a context menu option.

IMAGE: table-context-menu.gif
ALT: Context menu item to display header information

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
1207 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL  61820

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