Thread Subject: Re: Proposal 21(b) Focus
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From: Barrett, Don
Date: Thu, Nov 16 2006 6:05 AM
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A more realistic and narrowly focused alternative specifically related to web focus might be:
When a web page allows for the conducting of a search of the site or its corresponding database which results in the delivery of a search results page,
scripting or other technology shall be used to force the focus to the beginning of the search results.Â In addition, when forms are refreshed after being
submitted on-line which contain error messages resulting from that submission, the focus shall be forced to the beginning of the error message displayed
on the page.Â Â Â
I think we only want to force web focus in those two very specific instances. Rex made it clear that industry would have some great concern if we pushed for more than that.