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Re: Color contrast in links -- is it important?

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From: Cheryl D Wise
Date: Apr 20, 2007 11:50AM


As long as you stick to the "good" contrast it shouldn't be a problem since
as you said it is a user's choice but the ones I've seen are the borderline
type even at 100% brightness.

Cheryl D Wise
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-----Original Message-----
From: tedd [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ]

Yes, but isn't that a user's choice? That's not something that we can
plan for, is it?

I use the following link a lot. It's a great link into understand
color contrast.

http://gmazzocato.altervista.org/colorwheel/wheel.php

If you play with it, you'll see that there is a very small area of
"OK!" settings.

If we also had to consider power savings on laptops, then that area
would be reduced even more, is it reasonable to consider this?