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Re: Problem with JAWS Table Navigation?


From: Don Mauck
Date: Dec 4, 2009 9:18AM

This is all true, I can attest to such behavior.


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-----Original Message-----
From: Moore,Michael (DARS) [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ]
Sent: Friday, December 04, 2009 8:07 AM
To: WebAIM Discussion List
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] Problem with JAWS Table Navigation?

On Dec 3, 2009, at 11:16 AM, Don Mauck wrote:

> I just can't think of any good reason that we should ever have layout
> tables.

Kieth Parks Replied:

html e-mail?

(Thanks again, Microsoft, for such poor support for css in the latest version of Outlook.)

Mike says

Even more fun is that in Outlook 2007 JAWS users cannot navigate layout tables. I have been told that this because MS is using the MS Word html rendering engine. To read an html email that is contained within a layout table the JAWS user must open the email in their browser.