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Re: alt - <key> function

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2001 08:40:59 +0200
To: "John Russell" <ve3ll@rac.ca>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org, Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr
Message-Id: <20010515064059.4EFD2C@maiana.inrialpes.fr>
> Alt keys are used for the accesskey function in html documents.
> Some are also used for shortcut functions in the editor....
> To resolve conflicts may I suggest that editor mode be used...
> Editor mode on --- invoke any shortcut assigned to an alt key.
> Editor mode off -- (assume browsing) -- do accesskey if used.

There is an entry in Special/Preferences/General that allows you to
ignore accesskeys.

> This would also allow more edit shortcuts based on alt key
> These may be required once more mathml pallettes available.
> John Russell, VE3LL@RAC.CA
> http://www.cgocable.net/~jrussel
> Please send complaints to my legal reps
> Dewey, Cheatum & Howe  ATTN: Sue Alotte
Received on Tuesday, 15 May 2001 02:41:05 UTC

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