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Re: Austin Lounge Lizards player frame


From: ckrugman@sbcglobal.net
Date: Feb 16, 2010 2:57AM

I agree. Let the owner that its too bad their site is inaccessible as I
might like to know more about the band. I was intrigued by the audio content
and I'm usually not. regards.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Geof Collis" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
To: "WebAIM Discussion List" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
Sent: Monday, February 15, 2010 5:08 PM
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] Austin Lounge Lizards player frame

> Hi Carin
> Cant answer your question but while you have his ear let him
> know about this accessibility error:
> 1.4.2: Audio Control:
> If any audio on a Web page plays automatically for more than 3
> seconds, either a mechanism is available to pause or stop the audio,
> or a mechanism is available
> to control audio volume independently from the overall system volume
> level. (Level A)
> Note: Since any content that does not meet this success criterion can
> interfere with a user's ability to use the whole page, all content on
> the Web page
> (whether or not it is used to meet other success criteria) must meet
> this success criterion. See Conformance Requirement 5: Non-Interference.
> Understanding 1.4.2: Audio Control: (A)
> http://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/visual-audio-contrast-dis-audio.html
> cheers
> Geof
> At 07:36 PM 2/15/2010, you wrote:
>>Hi. Can anyone zoom over to www.austinlizards.com and tell me why
>>screenreader-users cannot see the buttons in the player frame? I
>>have the ear of the webmaster. It would be good to have something
>>intelligent to speak into it.