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From: tedd
Date: Jun 24, 2007 5:10PM


At 3:14 PM -0700 6/24/07, John Foliot - Stanford Online Accessibility
Program wrote:
>If you really must include accesskeys on your site, a number of
>user-controllable solutions have emerged, my favorite being the one
>developed by Gez Lemon: User-Defined Access Keys -
http://juicystudio.com/article/user-defined-accesskeys.php

Hi John:

Thanks for the links, all good reads. And, I'm not required to do
anything regarding links -- I'm just looking to make the "right"
choice.

While the last link is interesting, it seems a bit on an overkill for
accessibility -- how many users are going to take the time to set-up
access keys for a single site?

Too bad an universal cookie could not be set-up to carry the user's
defaults across different web sites that are compliant to the
technique. Something like a client-side sniffer that would detect if
the technique was present on the newly accessed site and then
initialize a procedure to provide cookie data to it.

Food for thought.

Cheers,

tedd

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