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Line Breaks for ALT=TEXT

From: <paciello@shane.enet.dec.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Feb 96 14:57:06 EST
Message-Id: <9602161957.AA23101@us2rmc.zko.dec.com>
To: www-talk@www10.w3.org
Is it possible to force a line break or carriage return when 
using the ALT= attribute for images? I've tried imbedding <br>'s or
forcing <pre>'s, but that doesn't work.

I want to force the line break because in some instances, providing lengthy
text descriptions of an image for the visually impaired is required. However,
from a visual appearance, the test flies right off the browser window.


Mike Paciello
WebABLE Design Associates
Received on Friday, 16 February 1996 15:09:33 UTC

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