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RE: activation / focus and users Re: Access Key

From: Stark, Peter N <Peter.N.Stark@sonyericsson.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Oct 2002 10:48:59 +0200
Message-ID: <A59F1E469F3961449960FA390A3CD99B88284D@sefpmsx02.corpusers.net>
To: "Doug Dominiak" <doug.dominiak@openwave.com>, Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>, "Jon Gunderson" <jongund@uiuc.edu>, "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@w3.org>
Cc: "WAI Cross-group list" <wai-xtech@w3.org>, "HTML WG" <w3c-html-wg@w3.org>

Doug wrote:
> I would like to present the view of the mobile browser community and
> say that we very much require the "activate immediately" behavior of
> access keys as they relate to hyperlinks. With the usability 
> of current
> interfaces somewhat strained, every keystroke by the end user matters.
> Movement of focus with the first keystroke followed by activation of
> the link by the second is just not acceptable.

I agree 100% with Doug here. 

Received on Wednesday, 2 October 2002 04:46:59 UTC

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