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Re: hovers and screenreaders


From: Oliver Boermans
Date: Feb 27, 2010 1:30AM

On 27 February 2010 09:42, < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:
> Hi Karen,
> I am using JAWS 11 and IE 8 and it identified 73 links on the page. None
> were reade as Mouse over or as hover links and they all appeared to work.
> Chuck

It’s worth nothing that hover based interactivity, is no good on touch
based devices such as iPhone/iPad.
Accessibility is about more than screenreaders!