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Re: Complex use of Radio input


From: Keith Parks
Date: Nov 23, 2009 3:45PM

On Nov 20, 2009, at 6:31 AM, Jon Gunderson wrote:

> Mike,
> Here is an example of complex form accessibility using offscreen
> labels:
> http://html.cita.illinois.edu/nav/form/complex/index.php?example=2

Sorry to reply to this rather late, but have you taken a look at that
page with CSS off? =:^o

Wow, what a nightmare. While technically it may meet the forms-
accessibility guidelines (everything having a Label), it's hard to
imagine it being *usable* by either a screen-reader user, or a user
who replaced the default style sheet with their own for visual reasons.

So it seems like on the practical side it would fail 508 (d).

Keith Parks
Graphic Designer/Web Designer
Student Affairs Communications Services
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA 92182-7444
(619) 594-1046


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